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Should I remove FixMyRegistry?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
42% remove it58% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,359
United States Rank #16,922
Reach 0.0465%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.69 days
167.84 days >
Average installed length: 88.19 days


38.1 82.67% 3.53% 0.77% 1.38% 7.82% 2.15% 0.31% 0.15% 0.15%
0.0 1.07%

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What is FixMyRegistry?

FixMyRegistry is a utility designed to optimize PC performance by allowing the user to prevent various processes from running on startup. FixMyRegistry includes a Windows registry repair utility designed to fix potentially damaged registry entries by scanning for entries that point to various files that are no longer active on the PC. The necessity and usefulness of registry cleaners is a controversial topic, with experts in disagreement over their benefits.

About  (from SmartTweak Software)

The Windows Registry is a crucial part of your PC's operation system. Regular use of computer makes the registry fragmented and cluttered with obsolete and invalid data. Fix My Registry software keeps this critical part of your PC in perfect condition. Try Smart PC software.


The most used version is 38.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is fixmyregistry.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.71 MB (1,795,768 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.smarttweak.net
Help link: www.smarttweak.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SmartTweak Software\FixMyRegistry
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{68F766EE-8D82-44FC-AE6D-51A34A617E7E}\FixMyRegistry.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 1.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FixMyRegistry

Program executable:fixmyregistry.exe
FixMyRegistry Installation
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • FixMyRegistry.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'FixMyRegistry' and executes as C:\Program Files\SmartTweak Software\FixMyRegistry\FixMyRegistry.exe /ot /as.
Network connections
  • FixMyRegistry.exe connects to smarttweak.com ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:16.01 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0052446210%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00184404%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00340058%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:566,572
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:5 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove FixMyRegistry?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 42%
Keep it 58%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.96%
Windows 8 26.69%
Windows XP 6.29%
Windows Vista 2.91%
Windows Server 2003 0.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.04%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.20%
Windows 7 Professional 10.60%
Windows 8.1 8.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

15.84% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 15.84%
  Brazil 6.72%
  India 6.72%
  Italy 4.96%
  Israel 4.80%
  Saudi Arabia 4.48%
  Czech Republic 4.48%
  Turkey 3.20%
  Germany 2.72%
  France 2.72%
  Poland 2.56%
  Netherlands 2.40%
  Belgium 2.24%
  United Kingdom 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.68%
Acer 20.95%
Dell 14.71%
ASUS 11.97%
Lenovo 7.48%
Samsung 4.24%
Toshiba 3.49%
American Megatrends 2.00%
Intel 1.25%
Sony 0.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.26%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.74%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 3.16%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 3.16%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.11%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.58%

About (from SmartTweak Software)

Our company is currently one of the leading developers of software products in the area of computer security, protection of confidential information and optimization of computer systems.
Publisher URL: www.smarttweak.net

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Phenomover a year ago
When you uninstall speedupmycom. or fixmyr. it asks you to install the other program just click skip then it s ok...