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Should I remove PC Medkit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
38% remove it62% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #47,922
United States Rank #30,823
Reach 0.0016%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 127.47 days
525.90 days >
Average installed length: 276.32 days

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PC Medkit

What is PC Medkit?  (from Blitware Technology)

PC Medkit's advanced registry scanner detects eight different types of inconsistencies in the Windows registry, and performs careful verification of each identified error to reduce false positives. By eliminating registry keys that refer to invalid files or items, PC Medkit restores your registry's integrity. Freeing ...  Read more

Overview

PC Medkit is a software program developed by Blitware Technology. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 11.49 MB (12,044,060 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 77% of users of PC Medkit come from the United States, it is also popular in Turkey and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: blitware.com/products/pcmedkit
Help link: support.blitware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC Medkit\2.5.4.1\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC Medkit\2.5.4.1\unins000.exe"
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 11.49 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Medkit

  • PCMedkit.exe - PC Medkit (PC Medkit by Blitware Technology Inc.)
  • lib.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • blt_cpuid.dll
  • blt_kill_process.dll
  • blt_ownership.dll
  • blt_restore.dll
  • blt_scheduler.dll
  • blt_shell.dll
  • cpuid.dll
  • htmlayout.dll (by Terra Informatica Software,, British Columbia, Canada) - HTMLayout (HTMLayout - embeddable HTML rendering and layout component)
  • kill_process.dll
  • ownership.dll
  • python26.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • restore.dll
  • scheduler.dll
  • shell.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PCMedkit.exe is scheduled as a task named 'PC Medkit' (runs weekly on Sundays at 3:29 AM).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PCMedkit.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PC Medkit' which loads as "C:\Program Files\PC Medkit\PC Medkit.lnk" --start-trayed.

How do I remove PC Medkit?

Quickly and completely remove PC Medkit 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 Medkit 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 Medkit, 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 Medkit.

HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 38%
Keep it 62%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#47,922

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 39.13%
Windows Vista 26.09%
Windows XP 17.39%
Windows 8 17.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 17.39%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.39%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 17.39%
Windows 7 Professional 13.04%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.70%
Windows Vista Home Basic 8.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.14%
  Turkey 5.71%
  Australia 2.86%
  France 2.86%
  Iran 2.86%
  OM 2.86%
  Russia 2.86%
  SD 2.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.00%
Gateway 20.00%
Dell 15.00%
Acer 15.00%
Toshiba 5.00%
Lenovo 5.00%
ASUS 5.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P205 4.76%
Packard Bell EasyNote TM... 4.76%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z580 4.76%
HP-Pavilion KA781AA-AB8 m... 4.76%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1226s 4.76%
Hewlett-Packard p6777c 4.76%

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