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Should I remove MyTurboPC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Poor
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #16,549
United States Rank #9,271
Reach 0.0197%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.18 days
93.94 days >
Average installed length: 49.36 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.2.8.0 3.15%
3.2.4.0 8.66%
3.2.3.0 17.32%
3.2.1.0 8.66%
3.2.0.0 6.30%
3.1.4.0 54.33%
3.1.3.0 1.57%

MyTurboPC

What is MyTurboPC?  (from MyTurboPC.com)

MyTurboPC is a comprehensive diagnostic program that increases the speed, performance and security of your Windows based personal computer. It cleans your registry, defrag your PC or manage startup items to increase overall speed and performance. Stabilize your PC by identifying, downloading and installing the latest d...  Read more

Overview

MyTurboPC is a software program developed by MyTurboPC.com. The most common release is 3.1.4.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). 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 primary executable is named mtpc.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 10.55 MB (11,067,031 bytes). 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 85% of users of MyTurboPC come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.
  • Starts automatically
  • Connects to the Internet
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.MyTurboPC.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MyTurboPC.com\MyTurboPC
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MyTurboPC.com\MyTurboPC\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 10.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MyTurboPC

Program executable:mtpc.exe
Name:MyTurboPC
Path:C:\Program Files\myturbopc.com\myturbopc\mtpc.exe
MD5:8f11c1e51d7e19cbbc19103b3382c7e0
Additional files:
  • MyResources.dll - MyTurboPC
  • noapp.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • ExtensionManager.dll - Extensio Dynamic Link Library
  • 7ZipDLL.dll
  • LiteUnzip.dll - Extract the contents from a ZIP archive
  • LiteZip.dll - Create a ZIP archive

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mtpc.exe is scheduled as a task named 'MyTurboPC_sch_090F93D2-2C77-11E4-93F2-0018F3BA5A7C' (runs weekly on Tuesdays at 4:26 AM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • mtpc.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named MyTurboPC Startup.
Network connections
  • mtpc.exe connects to h66-38-130-201.gtcust.grouptelecom.net (66.38.130.201 port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

mtpc.exe
Memory:30.85 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0403283507%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02536619%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01496217%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:19
70 average

How do I remove MyTurboPC?

Quickly and completely remove MyTurboPC from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall MyTurboPC 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 MyTurboPC, 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 MyTurboPC.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.49%
Windows 8 19.05%
Windows Vista 11.11%
Windows XP 6.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.44%
Windows 8.1 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 9.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.69%
  United Kingdom 9.18%
  Canada 3.57%
  Australia 2.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.73%
Dell 25.51%
Acer 16.33%
Toshiba 8.16%
ASUS 3.06%
Intel 3.06%
Lenovo 2.04%
Gateway 1.02%
Compaq 1.02%
Apple 1.02%
Alienware 1.02%
American Megatrends 1.02%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.77%
Dell Dell DXP061 2.83%
Dell Latitude D630 1.89%
Gateway DX4860 1.89%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 1.89%
Dell OptiPlex 745 ... 1.89%

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