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Should I remove MicroVolts Surge?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,354
United States Rank #17,912
Reach 0.0119%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.81 days
180.74 days >
Average installed length: 94.97 days

MicroVolts Surge


MicroVolts Surge is a program developed by NQ Games. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). 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 Launcher.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.21 GB (1,297,250,804 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 44% of users of MicroVolts Surge come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.MicroVolts.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\MicroVolts
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/109400
Estimated size: 1.21 GB

Program filesFiles installed by MicroVolts Surge

Program executable:Launcher.exe
MicroVolts Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\MicroVolts\Launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • Launcher.exe (by NQGames) - MicroVolts (MicroVolts Launcher)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • BugslayerUtil.dll (by Debugging Applications for Microsoft .NET and Microsoft Windows) - Bugslayer Utility Routines
  • DeltaMAX.dll (by Indigo Rose) - DeltaMAX DLL
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • LauncherAx.dll (by SK-imedia) - LauncherAx (Launcher)
  • raptr_installer.exe
  • steam_api.dll (by Valve) - Steam Client API (Steam Client API ([email protected]))

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{72F41C53-030A-4ADE-903F-843A5B54AEF5}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launcher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\MicroVolts\Launcher.exe'.

How do I remove MicroVolts Surge?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.50%
Windows 8 46.71%
Windows XP 1.20%
Windows Vista 0.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.95%
Windows 8.1 23.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.97%
Windows 7 Professional 7.78%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.99%
Windows 10 Home 5.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.44%
  Brazil 6.06%
  Canada 4.55%
  France 4.55%
  Australia 3.54%
  Germany 3.54%
  Netherlands 3.54%
  DK 3.03%
  United Kingdom 3.03%
  Italy 3.03%
  Romania 3.03%
  Sweden 3.03%
  Norway 2.02%
  Portugal 2.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.23%
Hewlett-Packard 22.52%
ASUS 14.41%
Dell 10.81%
Toshiba 9.01%
Lenovo 7.21%
Alienware 1.80%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.22%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.61%
MSI MS-7721 2.61%
Acer Aspire E1-531 1.74%
ASUSTeK K54L 1.74%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.74%


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