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Should I remove GameBoost?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #21,997
United States Rank #24,989
Reach 0.0102%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.43 days
514.25 days >
Average installed length: 270.20 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.12.28.2016 0.70%
3.11.23.2015 0.70%
2.12.16.2013 2.10%
2.12.15.2014 2.10%
2.12.2.2013 1.40%
2.11.25.2013 4.90%
2.11.17.2014 0.70%
2.11.11.2013 1.40%
2.10.28.2013 0.70%
2.10.20.2014 0.70%
2.9.30.2013 1.40%
2.9.23.2013 0.70%
2.9.22.2014 0.70%
2.9.2.2013 0.70%
2.8.19.2013 0.70%
2.8.12.2013 0.70%
2.8.5.2013 0.70%
2.7.29.2013 6.29%
2.7.15.2013 0.70%
2.7.13.2015 0.70%
2.7.8.2013 1.40%
2.7.1.2013 1.40%
2.6.24.2013 3.50%
2.6.17.2013 1.40%
2.6.10.2013 2.10%
2.5.25.2015 0.70%
2.5.13.2013 1.40%
2.5.6.2013 6.29%
2.5.5.2014 0.70%
2.4.22.2013 0.70%
2.4.8.2013 0.70%
2.4.7.2014 1.40%
2.4.3.2013 0.70%
2.3.31.2014 0.70%
2.3.30.2015 0.70%
2.3.17.2014 0.70%
2.2.3.2014 0.70%
2.1.6.2014 0.70%
1.12.24.2012 0.70%
1.12.12.2011 0.70%
1.12.6.2010 0.70%
1.12.3.2012 7.69%
1.11.28.2011 0.70%
1.11.26.2012 0.70%
1.11.12.2012 0.70%
1.10.29.2012 0.70%
1.10.22.2012 0.70%
1.10.17.2011 0.70%
1.10.15.2012 2.80%
1.10.8.2012 0.70%
1.10.4.2010 1.40%
75 versions

GameBoost

What is GameBoost?  (from PGWARE)

GameBoost sets the standard for PC gaming and internet optimization software. GameBoost instantly increases the performance of your computer and squeezes out every last bit of performance your computer and internet connection is capable of. With many of the latest PC games requiring high hardware requirements to have a...  Read more

Overview

GameBoost is a software program developed by PGWARE. The most common release is 1.12.3.2012, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named gameboost.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 5.74 MB (6,021,559 bytes). The installed file GameBoostUpdate.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 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 28% of users of GameBoost come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pgware.com/products/gameboost
Help link: www.pgware.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GameBoost\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GameBoost\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 5.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GameBoost

Program executable:gameboost.exe
Name:GameBoost
Path:C:\Program Files\gameboost\gameboost.exe
MD5:cc15b5cd107fc8d69387563044f1712f
Additional files:
  • GameBoostRegister.exe - GameBoost (GameBoost Registration)
  • GameBoostUpdate.exe - GameBoost Updater
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove GameBoost?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#21,997

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.03%
Windows 8 16.78%
Windows XP 7.69%
Windows Vista 3.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 34.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.58%
Windows 7 Professional 8.39%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.69%
Windows 8.1 4.90%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.48%
  Brazil 11.92%
  Iran 5.30%
  United Kingdom 3.97%
  Germany 3.97%
  Canada 3.31%
  France 2.65%
  Mexico 2.65%
  Spain 1.99%
  Costa Rica 1.99%
  Turkey 1.99%
  Italy 1.99%
  Egypt 1.99%
  Colombia 1.99%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.22%
Dell 19.10%
GIGABYTE 16.85%
Acer 15.73%
ASUS 13.48%
Toshiba 5.62%
Samsung 4.49%
American Megatrends 2.25%
Medion 1.12%
Packard Bell 1.12%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.75%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 1.83%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.83%
Positivo Positivo M... 1.83%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L850-1P... 1.83%

Publisher URL: www.pgware.com

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