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Should I remove DiskeeperWorkstation?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
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7.0.430 11.11%
7.0.428 11.11%
7.0.410 11.11%
7.0.407 11.11%
7.0.403.2 33.33%
7.0.398 11.11%
7.0.393 11.11%

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What is DiskeeperWorkstation?  (from Executive Software)

iskeeper is an automatic disk defragmenter that configures your defragmentation schedule based on the condition of your disk. It eliminates the need for you to know how often to defragment each of your disk volumes for maximum performance. Diskeeper will take note of fragmentation levels and adjust run-time frequency a...  Read more


DiskeeperWorkstation is a program developed by Executive Software. The most used version is 7.0.403.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 installer includes 16 files and is usually about 7.65 MB (8,020,992 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 72% of users of DiskeeperWorkstation come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.execsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\executive software\diskeeperworkstation
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{DF455F10-786F-41E4-805D-0CB59063FC9E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.65 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DiskeeperWorkstation

  • dfrgfat.exe - Diskeeper (TM) Disk Defragmenter
  • dfrgntfs.exe
  • dfrgres.dll
  • dfrgsnap.dll
  • dfrgui.dll
  • dfrguiex.dll
  • diskeeper.exe
  • dklib.dll - DKLIB.LIB
  • dkservice.exe
  • getfatextents.dll
  • message.dll
  • roboex32.dll (by Blue Sky Software) - RoboHELP Classic (RoboHELP Extensions for WinHelp)
  • register.exe (by Leader Technologies/Executive Software) - PowerReg (Exec. Software Registration)
  • connect.exe
  • icon.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • dkservice.exe runs as a service named 'Diskeeper' (Diskeeper) "Controls the Diskeeper Service".

How do I remove DiskeeperWorkstation?

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

Win XP 89%
Win Vista (SP2) 11%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 88.89%
Windows Vista 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 88.89%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.22%
  France 11.11%
  Netherlands 5.56%
  United Kingdom 5.56%
  Canada 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 62.50%
Lenovo 12.50%
Intel 12.50%
Compaq 12.50%
Common models
Acer AOA150 12.50%
Dell Dimension 5100 ... 12.50%
Dell Computer Precision W... 12.50%
BIOSTAR Group N61PC-M2S 12.50%
Dell OptiPlex 740 Enhance... 12.50%


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