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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #12,459
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 85.39 days

JDs Auto Speed Tester

What is JDs Auto Speed Tester?  (from GMW Software)

Does your Internet services provider supply you with the service speeds that were advertised? Does it do this 24 hours a day 7 days a week? With this free program you can perform regular internet speed tests in the background. It logs all your data and enables you to see at a glance what your speeds are doing over the ...  Read more


JDs Auto Speed Tester is a program developed by GMW Software. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is JDAutoSpeedTester.exe. The software installer includes 25 files and is usually about 11.45 MB (12,001,578 bytes). update.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 41% of users of JDs Auto Speed Tester come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gmwsoftware.co.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\jdast
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\JDAST\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 11.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by JDs Auto Speed Tester

Program executable:JDAutoSpeedTester.exe
JackDinn`s Auto SpeedTester
Path:C:\Program Files\jdast\JDAutoSpeedTester.exe
Additional files:
  • ftpupload.exe (by GMWSoftware) - JDs Auto Speed Tester (jdast_upload)
  • DataSendAdmin.exe
  • JDAutoSpeedTester.exe - JackDinn`s Auto SpeedTester
  • JDNetMon.exe
  • RequestHelp.exe
  • restart_jdast.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • update.exe
  • Upload_child.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • JDAutoSpeedTester.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\JDAST\JDAutoSpeedTester.exe'.

How do I remove JDs Auto Speed Tester?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.62%
Windows 8 17.62%
Windows XP 9.33%
Windows Vista 5.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.32%
Windows 7 Professional 14.06%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.38%
Windows 8.1 4.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.64%
  United Kingdom 12.79%
  Belgium 9.36%
  France 5.48%
  Italy 5.48%
  Netherlands 2.74%
  Canada 2.51%
  Germany 2.51%
  Australia 2.28%
  Iran 2.05%
  Romania 1.37%
  Spain 1.14%
  India 0.68%
  New Zealand 0.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.43%
Hewlett-Packard 25.98%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 8.33%
Medion 5.88%
Intel 2.94%
American Megatrends 1.96%
Samsung 1.47%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.60%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.60%
ASUS All Series 2.16%
ASUSTeK K53SV 2.16%
Acer Aspire 5733 1.44%
Acer Aspire M3802 1.44%


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