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Should I remove ZipGenius?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,950
United States Rank #8,343
Reach 0.0618%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 77.47 days
459.48 days >
Average installed length: 241.42 days


6.3 100.00%

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ZipGenius 6.3


ZipGenius 6.3 is a software program developed by Wininizio.it Software. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named zipgenius.exe. The setup package generally installs about 45 files and is usually about 19.32 MB (20,263,359 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 37% of users of ZipGenius come from Italy, it is also popular in the United States and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.zipgenius.it
Help link: forum.zipgenius.it
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ZipGenius 6\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ZipGenius 6\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 19.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ZipGenius 6.3

Program executable:zipgenius.exe
Name:ZipGenius 6
Path:C:\Program Files\zipgenius 6\zipgenius.exe
Additional files:
  • msend.exe - ZG Mapi Interface (Mail Sender for ZipGenius)
  • contmenu.dll - ZipGenius 6 (32 bit context menu for ZipGenius)
  • zg63std.exe - ZipGenius (ZipGenius 6)
  • drophandler.dll - ContMenu (ZG DropHandler Shell Extension)
  • zg.exe - command line module for ZipGenius
  • cz2stub.exe (by M.Dev Software) - ZipGenius 5
  • 7za.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7-Zip Console)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • zgres.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • contmenu.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'XXX Groove GFS Context Menu Handler XXX' with a class of {6C467336-8281-4E60-8204-430CED96822D}.
Scheduled Task
  • zipgenius.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{2C882545-7A0C-43D7-A12E-622297F55DAE}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • contmenu.dll is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\WINDOWS\Temp\~os3BB.tmp\rlvknlg.exe'.

How do I remove ZipGenius?

You can uninstall ZipGenius 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ZipGenius 6.3, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 ZipGenius.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.44%
Windows 10 29.86%
Windows XP 8.61%
Windows Vista 5.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.56%
Windows 7 Professional 10.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.50%
Windows 8.1 8.42%
Windows 10 Home 8.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.70% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 36.70%
  United States 35.96%
  Sweden 5.87%
  United Kingdom 3.12%
  Germany 2.01%
  Canada 1.93%
  Australia 1.56%
  France 1.34%
  Netherlands 1.19%
  Belgium 0.89%
  Czech Republic 0.89%
  India 0.52%
  Israel 0.52%
  South Africa 0.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.66%
Acer 20.17%
ASUS 14.50%
Dell 12.71%
Samsung 6.08%
Toshiba 5.25%
American Megatrends 2.21%
Lenovo 2.21%
Intel 1.10%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 11.76%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.26%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.64%
ASUSTeK K56CM 2.79%
ASUSTeK K52F 2.17%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 2.17%


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