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Should I remove Network Mechanic?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
45% remove it55% keep it
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4.0 16.67%
3.1 83.33%

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Network Mechanic

What is Network Mechanic?  (from Benutec Software, INC)

Network Mechanic optimizes your Internet connection up to 300%, providing faster download speeds and fewer delays while browsing. Network Mechanic modifies a wide series of parameters that control how your TCP/IP stack operates. Such parameters as packet size, receive and transmit window sizes, the number and size of b...  Read more


Network Mechanic is a program developed by Benutec Software, INC. The most used version is 3.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 netmch.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 920.09 KB (942,170 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 33% of users of Network Mechanic come from Iran, it is also popular in the United States and DZ.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.benutec.com/products/networkmechanic
Help link: www.benutec.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Network Mechanic
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Network Mechanic\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 920.09 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Network Mechanic

Program executable:netmch.exe
Name:Network Mechanic
Path:C:\Program Files\network mechanic\netmch.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • netmch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{501B4EC2-297E-4FEF-8DEB-E101F7A33678}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • netmch.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Network Mechanic' and executes as C:\Program Files\Network Mechanic\netmch.exe -s.

How do I remove Network Mechanic?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 8 8%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 45%
Keep it 55%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 25.00%
Windows 8 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 54.55%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.18%
Windows 7 Home Basic 9.09%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.09%
Windows 8 Enterprise 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from Iran
Which countries install it?
  Iran 33.33%
  United States 33.33%
  DZ 13.33%
  SY 6.67%
  Canada 6.67%
  Saudi Arabia 6.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Hewlett-Packard 10.00%
Dell 10.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro L45... 11.11%
HP G62 Notebook PC 11.11%
Gigabyte P41T-D3 11.11%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2 11.11%
Gigabyte EP43-UD3L 11.11%
Dell XPS 8300 11.11%


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