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Should I remove NextGen Cleaner?

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44% remove it56% keep it
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NextGen Cleaner


NextGen Cleaner is a program developed by NextGen App Store. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 12.44 MB (13,039,537 bytes). updater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 8. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NextGen Cleaner\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D7538C57-A7C2-457F-A942-4A72803AE968}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 12.44 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by NextGen Cleaner

  • NextGenCleaner.exe - NextGen Cleaner
  • updater.exe - updater 2.6.5, 2013
  • Interop.Shell32.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'Shell32'.
  • Microsoft.Deployment.WindowsInstaller.dll (by Outercurve Foundation) - Windows Installer XML Toolset
  • ComponentFactory.Krypton.Toolkit.dll (by Component Factory) - Krypton Toolkit (ComponentFactory.Krypton.Toolkit)
  • Uninst000.CA.dll - CustomAction
  • Uninst000.dll
  • Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll (by CodePlex Community) - TaskService (Task Scheduler Wrapper)
  • Logging.dll - Logging
  • Helper.dll - Helper
  • Splash.exe - Splash
  • Setup.dll - Setup
  • bo.dll - bo
  • InstAct.exe - InstAct

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • NextGenCleaner.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named NextGenCleaner_Start.

How do I remove NextGen Cleaner?

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

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 44%
Keep it 56%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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