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What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0008%


3.02.6000 40.00%
3.01.6000 30.00%
3.00.5000 20.00%
2.02.1029 10.00%

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McAfee QuickClean

What is McAfee QuickClean?  (from McAfee)

The McAfee QuickClean tool deletes unnecessary files, freeing up space and optimizing your PC's performance. This tool cleans files and folders you specify, including your Recycle Bin, temporary files, shortcuts, lost file fragments, registry files, cached files, flash, Silverlight and browser cookies, browser and Win...  Read more


McAfee QuickClean is a program developed by McAfee. The most used version is 3.02.6000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 90 files and is usually about 6.05 MB (6,345,216 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 68% of users of McAfee QuickClean come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mcafee.com
Help link: www.mcafeehelp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mcafee\quickclean
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C380CA3A-4DE3-11D4-B351-00B0D04BB45E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.05 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by McAfee QuickClean

  • mcpie.dll (by Network Associates) - McAfee Graphical Widgets
  • mcrtl32.dll (by Network Associates) - McAfee Shared Components (McAfee Run Time Library)
  • brm.dll - McAfee Common Component (McAfee Browser Manager)
  • arc.dll - McAfee QuickClean (Application Remnant Cleaner)
  • arcenu.dll - Application Redundancy Cleaner English Language Resources
  • fbenu.dll - Folder Browser English Language Resources
  • uni.exe - McAfee QuickClean Launcher
  • fb.dll - McAfee Utilities (Undelete 32)
  • rconvert.exe - QuickClean Application for converting RUL files to DTB files.
  • unishext.dll - UnInstaller (QuickClean Shell Extension Library)
  • appclean.dll - QuickClean (QuickClean Application Cleanup Library)
  • appclres.dll - QuickClean Application Cleanup English Language Resources
  • c32unzip.dll - QuickClean Compression Library
  • comppl32.dll - Compression Plus 32-bit DLL
  • exedecoy.exe - Stub for archived applications
  • imhook.dll - QuickClean Installation Monitor Hook
  • imonires.dll - QuickClean Installation Monitor English Language Resources
  • imonitor.exe - QuickClean Installation Monitor Application
  • irestore.dll - QuickClean BackTrack Library
  • irestres.dll - QuickClean BackTrack English Language Resources
  • misccln.dll - UnInstaller PowerClean English Resource Library
  • misccres.dll
  • nooptrst.exe - QuickClean No Option Restore
  • plguni.exe - QuickClean Plug-In For McAfee Agent
  • plgunres.dll - QuickClean Agent Plug-In English Resource Library
  • qcutil.dll - QuickClean Utility Library
  • reporres.dll - QuickClean Report Viewer English Language Resources
  • reports.dll - QuickClean Report Viewer Library
  • restore.dll - QuickClean Restore Library
  • restres.dll - QuickClean Restore English Language Resources
  • rptcnvrt.exe - QuickClean Report Converter
  • sfx32.exe - Network Associates 32-Bit Windows Self-Extractor
  • snapshot.dll - QuickClean Registry Snapshot Library
  • spmaker.dll - QuickClean SpaceMaker Library
  • spmakres.dll - QuickClean SpaceMaker English Language Resources
  • unicomn.dll - QuickClean Common Library
  • unicore.dll - QuickClean Core Library
  • unicores.dll - QuickClean Common Library English Language Resources
  • unisc.exe - QuickClean Startup Cleaner
  • unisfx.dll - QuickClean 32-bit SFX Creation DLL
  • unishres.dll - QuickClean Shell Extension English Resource Library
  • imfsclnt.dll - Imfsclnt (QuickClean Support Library)
  • nsreg.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • plguni.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Imonitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files\McAfee\QuickClean\PlgUni.exe" /START.

How do I remove McAfee QuickClean?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win XP 30%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows Vista 30.00%
Windows XP 30.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 30.00%
Windows 7 Professional 30.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 30.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.42%
  Germany 10.53%
  Canada 10.53%
  Australia 5.26%
  United Kingdom 5.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 22.22%
Intel 22.22%
Medion 11.11%
American Megatrends 11.11%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 11.11%
MEDIONPC MS-7048 11.11%
HP Pavilion 061 PS578AA-A... 11.11%
HP Mini 210-1000 11.11%
HP-Pavilion NP206AA-A2L p... 11.11%

About McAfee

McAfee, a subsidiary of Intel Corporation, is a dedicated security technology company that delivers proactive solutions and services to help secure systems, networks, and mobile devices.
Publisher URL: www.mcafee.com


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