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Should I remove eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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14.0.1400.1700 7.14%
14.0.1400.1640 7.14%
11.0.1400.1831 7.14%
11.0.1400.1700 7.14%
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11.0.1139.1785 7.14%
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11.0.1139.1700 7.14%
11.0.1139.1640 21.43%
11.0.1139.1622 7.14%
11.0.1139.1277 7.14%
11.0.1139.942 7.14%

eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows


eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows is a software program developed by MicroWorld Technologies. The most common release is 11.0.1139.1640, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 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 setup package generally installs about 180 files and is usually about 787.81 KB (806,722 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 29% of users of eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in India and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\eScan\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\eScan\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 787.81 KB

Program filesFiles installed by eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows

  • BACKUP.10499223.mwavscan.exe - MicroWorld AntiVirus Toolkit Utility (MWAV) (MicroWorld Anti Virus & Spyware Toolkit Utility)
  • BACKUP.11003473.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.12382022.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.13822474.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.15239989.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.16284155.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.17341576.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.39368313.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.46236645.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.70135491.mwavscan.exe
  • BACKUP.77145789.mwavscan.exe
  • ESCANMX2.SYS - eScan Monitor Extension for Windows
  • BACKUP.13896185.launch.exe - eScan/MailScan/ X-Spam for Windows (MailScan Dispatcher Launcher)
  • BACKUP.15292241.launch.exe
  • BACKUP.15461163.launch.exe
  • BACKUP.31818953.launch.exe
  • BACKUP.91037431.launch.exe
  • BACKUP.13048192.wgwin.exe - MicroWorld Downloader using WGET (WGetWin for Windows)
  • BACKUP.15699994.wgwin.exe
  • BACKUP.16670863.wgwin.exe
  • BACKUP.10540703.killproc.exe - eScan/MailScan/ X-Spam/eConceal (Process Terminator)
  • BACKUP.11104651.killproc.exe
  • BACKUP.13934091.inst_tsp.exe - eScan/MailScan/eConceal/X-Spam (TSP Installer for Windows)
  • BACKUP.23587541.frights.exe - eScan/MailScan/X-Spam/eConceal (Folder Rights)
  • BACKUP.34954951.inst_tspx.exe
  • BACKUP.35252631.inst_tspx.exe
  • BACKUP.41049053.frights.exe
  • BACKUP.77014101.frights.exe
  • BACKUP.85589216.inst_tsp.exe
  • BACKUP.87056961.inst_tsp.exe
  • frights.exe
  • BACKUP.50815928.msg.exe - eScan/MailScan/XSpam/eConceal (Message Display Unit)
  • debuginf.exe - eScan / MailScan / eConceal (Debug Information)
  • BACKUP.12261451.test2.exe - MWAV/eScan/MailScan/X-Spam (eScan - Suspicious Application Verifier)
  • BACKUP.12812290.test2.exe
  • BACKUP.15201398.test2.exe
  • BACKUP.16717509.test2.exe
  • BACKUP.37285963.test2.exe
  • BACKUP.43575329.test2.exe
  • BACKUP.59337907.test2.exe - Suspicious Application Verifier
  • econinst.exe - eConceal Personal Firewall (eConceal Installer)
  • econrep.exe - eConceal Reports
  • econrmve.exe - eConceal Uninstaller
  • econser.exe - eConceal Service
  • CLEANDB.EXE - eScan, MailScan and XSpam (Compact and Clean Spam databases)
  • BACKUP.11767217.encdec.dll - eScan/MailScan/eConceal (Encryption - Decryption - Unzip)
  • BACKUP.12986063.encdec.dll
  • BACKUP.13454483.mwunzip.dll
  • BACKUP.16517706.mwunzip.dll
  • BACKUP.30623211.mwunzip.dll
  • BACKUP.58488811.mwunzip.dll
  • BACKUP.69466731.mwunzip.dll
  • BACKUP.77531806.encdec.dll
  • BACKUP.82014688.mwunzip.dll
  • BACKUP.91249547.mwunzip.dll
  • BACKUP.94026714.encdec.dll
  • encdec.dll
  • escanpro.exe - eScan Protection Center
  • BACKUP.10320550.maildisp.exe - eScan/MailScan/ X-Spam (MicroWorld Mail Dispatcher)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Context Menu Handlers
  • escans64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'eScanShellExt' with a class of {66B1FB35-3BDD-45A3-9035-E178E6D8CED9}.
  • escanshx.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'eScanShellExt' with a class of {66B1FB35-3BDD-45A3-9035-E178E6D8CED9}.
  • BACKUP.11402114.escanshx.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'eScanShellExt' with a class of {66B1FB35-3BDD-45A3-9035-E178E6D8CED9}.
  • BACKUP.13214217.escans64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'eScanShellExt' with a class of {66B1FB35-3BDD-45A3-9035-E178E6D8CED9}.
  • BACKUP.19471461.escanshx.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'eScanShellExt' with a class of {66B1FB35-3BDD-45A3-9035-E178E6D8CED9}.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • CLEANUP.EXE is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named eScanCleanup.
  • econser.exe runs as a service named 'eConServ' (EconService) "eScan Firewall Service - "Digital Fortress For Your Computer"".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • escanpro.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\eScan\ESCANPRO.EXE'.
  • DOWNLOAD.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\eScan\DOWNLOAD.EXE'.

How do I remove eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows?

Quickly and completely remove eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows 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 eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows, 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 eScan Internet Security OEM for Windows.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win XP 7%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.29%
Windows 8 28.57%
Windows XP 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 21.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.43%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 8 Pro 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.41%
  India 17.65%
  South Africa 11.76%
  ZM 5.88%
  Australia 5.88%
  Sri Lanka 5.88%
  SY 5.88%
  BG 5.88%
  TZ 5.88%
  Singapore 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 28.57%
Dell 21.43%
Acer 21.43%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
ASUS 7.14%
Lenovo 7.14%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L650D 7.14%
eMachines eMachines E627 7.14%
HP Pro3500 Series 7.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite C850 7.14%
LENOVO 20C60021UE 7.14%


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