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Should I remove ExpressCache?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #1,802
United States Rank #2,569
Reach 0.4858%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.79 days
554.35 days >
Average installed length: 291.27 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.87 4.20%
1.0.86 74.65%
1.0.82 6.79%
1.0.80 1.98%
1.0.64 10.81%
1.0.48 0.18%
1.0.46 1.38%

ExpressCache

What is ExpressCache?  (from Diskeeper)

The ExpressCache™ software product is an innovative technology developed by Condusiv Technologies to improve system speeds by incorporating SSD technology advances into Windows 7 systems. Solid State Drives (SSDs) provide significant performance benefits with high throughput capability but are not a cost-effective solu...  Read more

Overview

ExpressCache is a software program developed by Diskeeper. The most common release is 1.0.86, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 programs's main executable is ExpressCache.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 24.12 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 4.91 MB (5,146,105 bytes). The installed file LiveUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 42% of users of ExpressCache come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.diskeeper.com
Help link: www.diskeeper.com/support/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\ExpressCache\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2EBEFDA8-F905-4C39-AC1C-D5ABE7B3E0AE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.91 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ExpressCache

Program executable:ExpressCache.exe
Name:ExpressCache™
ExpressCache Service
Path:C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\ExpressCache\ExpressCache.exe
MD5:68030ff4b7669e15916910885e2e6160
Additional files:
  • NsNtfsAutoAnalyze.dll - Diskeeper (TM) Disk Defragmenter
  • NsNtfsTVE-Ex.dll - NsNtfsTVE_Ex.dll
  • PrFacade.dll - DKTABPROVIDER.EXE
  • NsNtfsBootOptimize.dll - HyperBoot for Hybrids (NsNtfsBootOptimization.dll)
  • DKC.EC.Interop.dll
  • ECAPI.dll - ExpressCache Application Interface
  • ECBase.dll - ExpressCache Base
  • ECCmd.exe - ExpressCache Command
  • ECConfig.exe - ExpressCache Configuration
  • ECCore.dll - ExpressCache Core
  • ExpressCache.exe - ExpressCache Service
  • HFSOptimizer.dll - HFSOptimizer
  • MSIHelper.dll - MSI Helper
  • MJS.dll - MJS
  • Tab.dll - UCC (TAB)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • ExpressCache.exe runs as a service named 'ExpressCache' (ExpressCache).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

ExpressCache.exe
Memory:24.12 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0009768255%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00048175%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00049508%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:19,568,810
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:1
70 average
I/O reads/min:4 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:2 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove ExpressCache?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 64%
Win XP 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 63.54%
Windows 7 36.40%
Windows XP 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8 36.92%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.60%
Windows 8.1 15.39%
Windows 7 Professional 5.23%
Windows 8 Single Language 4.09%
Windows 8 Pro 3.19%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.01%
  Germany 6.59%
  Italy 5.68%
  Canada 4.21%
  Brazil 3.30%
  United Kingdom 2.95%
  France 2.24%
  Netherlands 2.17%
  Taiwan 2.10%
  Norway 1.61%
  Japan 1.54%
  Israel 1.54%
  Australia 1.33%
  Sweden 1.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 38.31%
Lenovo 22.90%
Samsung 21.68%
Acer 14.07%
Hewlett-Packard 2.74%
Dell 0.24%
MSI 0.06%
Common models
ASUSTeK S400CA 7.55%
Samsung 700Z3A/700Z4A/700... 5.98%
ASUSTeK UX32VD 5.43%
ASUSTeK K56CM 4.95%
Samsung 530U3BI/530U4BI/5... 4.29%
Samsung 530U3C/530U4C 3.99%

About Diskeeper

Condusiv is a software producer that sells and supports a number of software products including its flagship productm, Diskeeper, a tool for reducing file fragmentation; V-locity Virtual Machine, a platform disk optimizer for virtual server; Undelete, which offers protection from and recovery of accidentally deleted files.
Publisher URL: www.condusiv.com

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