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Should I remove ModemBooster 8?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,576
United States Rank #24,892
Reach 0.0068%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.13 days
151.38 days >
Average installed length: 79.54 days

ModemBooster 8


ModemBooster 8 is a program developed by inKline Global. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is modembooster.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 21.62 MB (22,671,879 bytes). ISLUpdater.dll 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 39% of users of ModemBooster 8 come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.inklineglobal.com
Help link: www.inklineglobal.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\inKline Global\Modem Booster\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\inKline Global\Modem Booster\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 21.62 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ModemBooster 8

Program executable:modembooster.exe
Name:Modem Booster
Signed by:inKline Global
Path:C:\Program Files\inkline global\modem booster\modembooster.exe
Additional files:
  • ISLUpdater.dll - AutoUpdater Dynamic Link Library
  • ISLTweakDefinition.dll - ISLTweakDefinition
  • ISLUpdaterUI.exe - Automatic Updater
  • mbtray.exe - Modem Booster (Modem Booster Tray)
  • ModemBtr.exe
  • ISLDNSTester.dll - ISLDNSTester
  • ISLSpeedTest.dll - ISLSpeedTest (ModemBooster)
  • NetTraffic.exe - NetTraffic
  • ISLAdEngine.dll - ISLAE (Dynamic Library for ISLAE)
  • definition.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • ISLUpdaterUI.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ModemBooster_autoupdate' (runs daily at 11:00 AM).
  • mbtray.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ModemBooster_networkMonitor' (runs daily at 17:52).
  • ModemBooster.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ModemBooster_Run'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ModemBooster.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ModemBooster_Run.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ModemBtr.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Modem Booster' which loads as C:\Program Files\inKline Global\Modem Booster\ModemBtr.exe.
Network connections
  • ModemBooster.exe connects to muc03s07-in-f18.1e100.net ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:18.49 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0015132478%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00082100%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00069225%
0.015104% average
Memory:1.68 MB
Total CPU:0.0005318495%
Kernel CPU:0.00048583%
User CPU:0.00004602%
CPU cycles/sec:20,104

How do I remove ModemBooster 8?

Quickly and completely remove ModemBooster 8 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ModemBooster 8 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 ModemBooster 8, 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 ModemBooster 8.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 26.04%
Windows XP 5.21%
Windows Vista 2.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.75%
Windows 7 Professional 9.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.21%
Windows 8.1 4.17%
Windows 8 Pro 3.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.74%
  India 10.81%
  Indonesia 9.01%
  Iran 3.60%
  Philippines 3.60%
  Canada 2.70%
  Australia 1.80%
  BD 1.80%
  DZ 1.80%
  United Kingdom 1.80%
  Israel 1.80%
  Italy 1.80%
  Malaysia 1.80%
  United Arab Emirates 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.00%
Acer 22.67%
Dell 16.00%
ASUS 13.33%
Intel 4.00%
Lenovo 4.00%
Toshiba 4.00%
American Megatrends 2.67%
Common models
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TOSHIBA Satellite L505 2.63%
Xitrix Computer Corporati... 1.32%
TOSHIBA Satellite L635 1.32%
TOSHIBA Satellite L555 1.32%


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