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Should I remove Disk Cleaner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
60% remove it40% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Poor
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,338
Reach 0.0029%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.17 days
122.92 days >
Average installed length: 64.58 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.0.31 2.44%
3.0.29 2.44%

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Disk Cleaner

What is Disk Cleaner?

Disk Cleaner starts automatically on system launch and will appear in the system tray and run in the background until closed. The trial mode of Disk Cleaner includes a daily and logon popup reminder that will show you the results of the last scan and offer available upgrades.

About  (from SafeApp Software)

Downloading the trial mode version of Disk Cleaner entitles you to scan your computer's hard drive for Junk Files. The deletion of Junk Files, if detected, requires the purchase of the full version of Disk Cleaner. If you install Disk Cleaner and decide later you do not want it, the software can be easily uninstalled u...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 3.0.31, with over 3% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 diskcleaner.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 9.61 MB (10,072,053 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sasdiskcleaner.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\disk cleaner
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Disk Cleaner\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 9.61 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Disk Cleaner

Program executable:diskcleaner.exe
Name:Disk Cleaner
Path:C:\Program Files\disk cleaner\diskcleaner.exe
MD5:ef0ca342164f1db316fea192c6696bdc
Additional files:
  • DiskCleanerService.exe - Disk Cleaner Service Application (Disk Cleaner Service)
  • AdvisorLetters.exe - Registry Helper Advisor Letter
  • DiskCleanerSetupTR.exe - Disk Cleaner Setup Downloader (Disk Cleaner Setup)
  • Starter.exe - Disk Cleaner Service Starter
  • DiskCleanerBundle.exe - Disk Cleaner Bundle Starter
  • DiskCleanerSetupCB.exe - Disk Cleaner Setup CoBundle (Connector between setup and application.)
  • DiskCleanerUninstaller.exe - Disk Cleaner Uninstaller
  • DiskCleanerActivator.exe - Disk Cleaner Activator
  • IEHandler.exe - IE Handlerv (IE Handler)
  • uninst.exe - Disk Cleaner

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • DiskCleanerService.exe runs as a service named 'Disk Cleaner Service' (Disk Cleaner Service) "Disk Cleaner Service Application".
Startup File (User Run)
  • DiskCleaner.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Disk Cleaner' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Disk Cleaner\DiskCleaner.Exe" /boot.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DiskCleaner.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Disk Cleaner' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Disk Cleaner\DiskCleaner.Exe" /boot.

How do I remove Disk Cleaner?

Quickly and completely remove Disk Cleaner from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall Disk Cleaner 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 Disk Cleaner, 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 Disk Cleaner.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 60%
Keep it 40%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.41%
Windows 8 17.07%
Windows XP 12.20%
Windows Vista 7.32%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.20%
Windows 7 Professional 7.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.32%
Windows 8.1 7.32%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.63% of installs come from Canada
Which countries install it?
  Canada 14.63%
  Germany 14.63%
  United Kingdom 12.20%
  Belgium 9.76%
  United States 9.76%
  Australia 7.32%
  DK 7.32%
  Netherlands 7.32%
  New Zealand 4.88%
  France 2.44%
  Italy 2.44%
  Norway 2.44%
  Pakistan 2.44%
  Saudi Arabia 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.03%
Acer 18.92%
Dell 13.51%
Toshiba 8.11%
Lenovo 8.11%
Samsung 5.41%
American Megatrends 2.70%
ASUS 2.70%
Alienware 2.70%
Sahara 2.70%
MSI 2.70%
Medion 2.70%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L850D 2.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite A350 2.70%
Samsung R510 2.70%
Packard Bell oneTwo M3700 2.70%
Packard Bell ixtreme M372... 2.70%

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