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ZNC IRC Bouncer


ZNC IRC Bouncer is a software program developed by Ingmar Runge. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named znc_tray.exe. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 7.86 MB (8,246,401 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 10. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: znc-msvc.googlecode.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ZNC\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ZNC\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.86 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ZNC IRC Bouncer

Program executable:znc_tray.exe
Name:ZNC for Microsoft Windows™
Control & Tray Application for the ZNC IRC Bouncer Service
Path:C:\Program Files\znc\znc_tray.exe
Additional files:
  • COMServiceControl.exe - COM Service Control (COM Moniker Helper for starting & stopping Windows Services)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • cares.dll (by The c-ares library, http://c-ares.haxx.se/) - The c-ares library (c-ares Shared Library)
  • service_provider.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • ZNC.dll
  • ZNC.exe
  • ZNC_Service.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • ZNC_Service.exe runs as a service named 'ZNC' (ZNC) "ZNC is an advanced IRC network bouncer (BNC).".

How do I remove ZNC IRC Bouncer?

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Or, you can uninstall ZNC IRC Bouncer from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ZNC IRC Bouncer, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove ZNC IRC Bouncer.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
Windows 10

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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