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Should I remove PC Speed Maximizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
52% remove it48% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,534
United States Rank #9,656
Reach 0.1152%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.40 days
100.41 days >
Average installed length: 52.76 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.2 100.00%

PC Speed Maximizer v3.2

Overview

PC Speed Maximizer v3.2 is a software program developed by Smart PC Solutions. It adds registry enrty for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 26.94 MB (28,250,139 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 21% of users of PC Speed Maximizer come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: pcspeedmaximizer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC Speed Maximizer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC Speed Maximizer\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 26.94 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Speed Maximizer v3.2

  • SPMGuard.exe - PC Speed Maximizer Performance Monitor (Performance Monitor)
  • SPMReminder.exe
  • SPMSmartScan.exe - PC Speed Maximizer Smart Scan
  • SPMSchedule.exe - PC Speed Maximizer Schedule
  • Startw3i.exe - PC Speed Maximizer Launcher
  • PCSpeedMaximizer.exe - PC Speed Maximizer
  • SPMLauncher.exe - Fix PC problems and optimize performance
  • SPMUninstaller.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SPMLauncher.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named PC Speed Maximizer Schedule.
Startup File (User Run)
  • SPMLauncher.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PC Speed Maximizer' and executes as C:\Program Files\PC Speed Maximizer\SPMLauncher.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

SPMSmartScan.exe
Memory:1.44 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0004778156%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00038254%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00009528%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:17,583
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:2 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove PC Speed Maximizer?

Quickly and completely remove PC Speed Maximizer v3.2 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 Speed Maximizer 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 Speed Maximizer v3.2, 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 Speed Maximizer.

WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 52%
Keep it 48%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#5,534

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.23%
Windows 8 24.46%
Windows Vista 8.00%
Windows XP 4.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.17%
Windows 8 9.33%
Windows 8.1 9.33%
Windows 7 Professional 7.78%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.92%
  France 14.71%
  Italy 11.60%
  Germany 9.64%
  Spain 4.25%
  Netherlands 4.25%
  MA 3.59%
  Belgium 2.12%
  United Kingdom 2.12%
  Canada 1.96%
  Brazil 1.63%
  Finland 1.47%
  Iran 1.31%
  Portugal 1.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.90%
Acer 25.24%
Dell 12.26%
ASUS 10.14%
Toshiba 6.13%
Samsung 5.42%
GIGABYTE 2.83%
Lenovo 2.59%
Medion 2.59%
American Megatrends 1.18%
Sony 0.71%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.80%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.88%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.90%
Acer Aspire E1-531 2.44%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.44%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.95%


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