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Should I remove ASUS PC Link?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #13,483
United States Rank #30,255
Reach 0.0266%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.09 days
91.17 days >
Average installed length: 47.90 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.0.22.1029 28.69%
3.0.20.918 16.35%
3.0.17.903 3.49%
2.2.29.727 14.21%
2.2.28.825 1.07%
2.2.28.716 1.88%
2.2.23.601 14.21%
2.1.19.514 1.88%
2.1.13.417 4.29%
2.1.8.402 3.75%
2.1.6.321 1.34%
2.1.3.303 0.54%
1.22.25.203 4.02%
1.22.24.1212 4.29%

Other programs by ASUS

ASUS PC Link

Overview

ASUS PC Link is a software program developed by ASUS. The most common release is 3.0.22.1029, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named pclink.exe. The setup package generally installs about 31 files and is usually about 43.66 MB (45,783,491 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 18% of users of ASUS PC Link come from Italy, it is also popular in India and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASUS\PCLink\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ASUS\PCLink\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 43.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ASUS PC Link

Program executable:pclink.exe
Name:PC Link
Path:C:\Program Files\asus\pclink\pclink.exe
MD5:907f73a5653c48ef3ce306eddefea958
Additional files:
  • PCLinkService.exe - PC Link (PCLinkService)
  • ASUSUtility.dll
  • EnumeratePortableDeviceLib.dll
  • Interop.PortableDeviceApiLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'PortableDeviceApiLib'.
  • Interop.PortableDeviceTypesLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'PortableDeviceTypesLib'.
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • AdbDriver.exe
  • FixConflict.exe - FixConflict
  • FixFirewallRule.exe
  • Newtonsoft.Json.dll (by Newtonsoft) - Json.NET
  • PCLinkAssist.exe - PCLinkAssist
  • RestSharp.dll (by restsharp.org) - RestSharp

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • PCLink.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PCLink' and executes as "C:\Program Files\asus\pc link\pclink.exe" /boot.

How do I remove ASUS PC Link?

Quickly and completely remove ASUS PC Link from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ASUS PC Link 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 ASUS PC Link, 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 ASUS PC Link.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 66%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 66.49%
Windows 7 33.24%
Windows Vista 0.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 19.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.62%
Windows 10 Pro 15.82%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.38%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.97%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.87% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 17.87%
  India 9.87%
  United States 7.73%
  Brazil 7.20%
  Indonesia 6.67%
  France 5.33%
  Turkey 5.07%
  Philippines 4.80%
  Russia 4.53%
  Taiwan 2.93%
  Canada 2.93%
  Malaysia 2.93%
  United Kingdom 1.87%
  Portugal 1.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 28.96%
Acer 20.81%
Hewlett-Packard 17.19%
Dell 10.41%
Lenovo 7.69%
Samsung 4.52%
GIGABYTE 3.62%
Toshiba 3.62%
MSI 1.36%
Sony 0.90%
Intel 0.90%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.43%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 4.29%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.86%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.14%
ASUSTeK K55VD 2.14%
ASUSTeK K53SD 2.14%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com

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