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Should I remove PC Clean Maestro?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
56% remove it44% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Poor
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #13,250
United States Rank #7,237
Reach 0.0301%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.32 days
68.41 days >
Average installed length: 35.94 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.0.3.87 14.43%
3.0.3.82 54.64%
3.0.3.80 12.37%
3.0.3.73 0.52%
3.0.3.70 0.52%
3.0.3.66 8.25%
2.4.3.57 6.70%
2.3.3.52 2.58%

Other programs by CompuClever Systems

PC Clean Maestro

What is PC Clean Maestro?

This is a junk file remover and registry file cleaner that says it will increase a PC's speed. The software is often bundled with various download manager such as Air Installer.

About  (from CompuClever Systems)

Your PC often stores unwanted “junk” files and traces of your personal information including passwords, credit card information, and email / chat communications. This occurs without your knowledge or consent. As a result your PC runs slower and exposes you and your family to identity and security theft. PC Clean Maestr...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 3.0.3.82, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 pccum.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 4.05 MB (4,244,684 bytes).
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
PC Clean Maestro has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.compuclever.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CompuClever\PC Clean Maestro\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\CompuClever\PC Clean Maestro\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Clean Maestro

Program executable:pccum.exe
Name:PC Clean Maestro
Path:C:\Program Files\compuclever\pc clean maestro\pccum.exe
MD5:3ab9c6099a67673893d05fcdb924e361
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - CompuClever Systems Inc. PC Clean Maestro

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • pccum.exe is scheduled as a task named 'PC Clean Maestro Scan SecondTime' (Next runs on 7/11/2014 at 10:15 AM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • pccum.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named PC Clean Maestro Startup.
Startup File (User Run)
  • pccum.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PC Clean Maestro Startup' and executes as "C:\Program Files\CompuClever\PC Clean Maestro\pccum.exe" /systray.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

pccum.exe
Memory:6.97 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001420765%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00007797%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00006411%
0.015104% average
I/O reads/min:120 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:8 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove PC Clean Maestro?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 56%
Keep it 44%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.06%
Windows 8 36.60%
Windows Vista 6.19%
Windows XP 5.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.45%
Windows 8 17.10%
Windows 8.1 15.54%
Windows 7 Professional 6.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

91.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 91.76%
  United Kingdom 1.79%
  Canada 1.43%
  Australia 0.72%
  Sweden 0.72%
  Austria 0.36%
  Belgium 0.36%
  China 0.36%
  Egypt 0.36%
  France 0.36%
  Ireland 0.36%
  India 0.36%
  New Zealand 0.36%
  Romania 0.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.61%
Dell 22.78%
Toshiba 15.82%
Acer 9.49%
ASUS 5.06%
Lenovo 3.80%
GIGABYTE 2.53%
Gateway 1.90%
Common models
HP 2000 Notebook PC 5.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 3.17%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.38%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.38%
Gateway NE56R 2.38%
ASUSTeK X550CA 1.59%

About (from CompuClever Systems Inc.)

CompuClever Systems Inc. is a software technology company specializing in PC optimization solutions.
Publisher URL: www.compuclever.com

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