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Should I remove PerfectDisk 12 Server?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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12.00.275 50.00%
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PerfectDisk 12 Server

What is PerfectDisk 12 Server?

Provides automatic background defragmentation, OptiWrite for fragmentation prevention, SSD optimization, customizable scheduling options, patented file placement technology and boot time system file defragmentation.


The most used version is 12.00.275, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 31.91 MB (33,462,241 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.raxco.com
Help link: links.raxco.com/go.rax?id=PD12_Support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Raxco\PerfectDisk\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A3D5B54A-9792-404F-AE8B-BDA961EBA58E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 31.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PerfectDisk 12 Server

  • AutoUpdGui.exe - PerfectDisk 12 (Auto Update Gui)
  • PDAgent.exe - PDAgent Module
  • PDAgentS1.exe - PDAgentS1 Module
  • PDCmd.exe - PDCmd
  • PDElevationWorker.exe - PDElevationWorker Module
  • PDVmGuest.dll - PerfectDisk Virtual library
  • PerfectDisk.exe
  • PDFsPerf.dll - PerfectDisk (PerfectDisk WriteRight Performance Counters DLL)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • chartdir50.dll (by Advanced Software Engineering Limited) - ChartDirector (ChartDirector DLL)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • PDVmGuestPS.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • PDAgent.exe runs as a service named 'PDAgent' (PDAgent) "This service controls PerfectDisk's scheduling and remote communication.".

How do I remove PerfectDisk 12 Server?

Quickly and completely remove PerfectDisk 12 Server from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PerfectDisk 12 Server 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 PerfectDisk 12 Server, 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 PerfectDisk 12 Server.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win XP 25%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows Vista 25.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Russia 11.11%
  Germany 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Dell 25.00%
Common models
HP-Pavilion GX613AA-ABA a... 25.00%
Gigabyte H55M-S2H 25.00%
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 25.00%
Acer Aspire M5201 25.00%

About (from Raxco Software Inc.)

For over 30 years Raxco Software has developed award-winning defragmentation solutions and performance utilities that improve hard drive and server performance, simplify system administration and help our customers work more efficiently –at home and at the office.
Publisher URL: www.raxco.com


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