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Should I remove Acer Software Suite?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #40,254
Reach 0.0026%

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0.3003 91.89%
2.00.3002 8.11%

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Acer Software Suite

Overview

Acer Software Suite is a software program developed by Acer. The most common release is 2.0.3003, 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. 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 setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 13.71 MB (14,377,410 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 27% of users of Acer Software Suite come from Thailand, it is also popular in Canada and Malaysia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer\Software Suite
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Acer\Software Suite\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Acer Software Suite

  • DevDetect.exe - Software Suite - External Device Detecter (External Device Detecter)
  • SoftSuite.exe - Acer Software Suite
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SoftSuite.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Auto Backup SONY' (runs monthly on Tuesdays at 10:00 PM).
Startup File (User Run)
  • SoftSuite.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Acer Software Suite' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Acer\Software Suite\SoftSuite.exe" /run.

How do I remove Acer Software Suite?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 3%
 
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 7 72.97%
Windows 8 16.22%
Windows XP 10.81%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.54%
Windows 7 Professional 16.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.81%
Windows 8.1 5.41%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.41%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.83% of installs come from Thailand
Which countries install it?
  Thailand 26.83%
  Canada 24.39%
  Malaysia 17.07%
  United States 12.20%
  BN 2.44%
  China 2.44%
  Germany 2.44%
  France 2.44%
  Indonesia 2.44%
  India 2.44%
  Netherlands 2.44%
  Vietnam 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 39.39%
Dell 12.12%
ASUS 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard 9.09%
American Megatrends 9.09%
Lenovo 6.06%
Toshiba 3.03%
Sony 3.03%
Samsung 3.03%
Intel 3.03%
Alienware 3.03%
Common models
TOSHIBA PORTEGE M900 3.33%
Sony VPCSB37GH 3.33%
Samsung R478/R429 3.33%
LENOVO 20022 3.33%
LENOVO 170647T 3.33%
Intel Corporation Pine Tr... 3.33%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com

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