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Should I remove REX Auto Update?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,201
United States Rank #25,426
Reach 0.0056%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.57 days
164.23 days >
Average installed length: 86.29 days


1.0.2014.0603 28.21%
1.0.2013.0808 47.44%
1.0.2013.0730 5.13%
1.0.2013.0715 19.23%

REX Auto Update

What is REX Auto Update?  (from REX Game Studios,)

REX Auto Update provides an easy and seamless means for you to effortlessly update various REX products with no room for error. REX Auto Update is available to all REX users for a hassle-free installation of service packs as well as major program updates. This ensures a quick and effortless procedure so you can enjoy u...  Read more


REX Auto Update is a program developed by REX Game Studios,. The most used version is 1.0.2013.0808, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 main program executable is updater.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 5.8 MB (6,084,348 bytes). rexappupdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 45% of users of REX Auto Update come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.realenvironmentxtreme.com/auto.html
Help link: www.realenvironmentxtreme.com/forums
Installation folder: C:\REX Auto Update\
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{822DE07E-BD3D-462C-BA2D-B9185679DD12}\setup.exe /x {822DE07E-BD3D-462C-BA2D-B9185679DD12}
Estimated size: 5.8 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by REX Auto Update

Program executable:updater.exe
Name:REX Auto Update
updater 1.0.2013.0808 © REX Game Studios, LLC., Inc, 2013
Path:C:\REX Auto Update\updater.exe
Additional files:
  • rexappupdater.exe - REX Auto Update

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • updater.exe is scheduled as a task named 'REX Software Update for Auto Update' (runs on boot).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • updater.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named REX Software Update for Auto Update.

How do I remove REX Auto Update?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win 7 3%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.05%
Windows 8 17.95%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 56.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.10%
Windows 7 Professional 11.54%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 5.13%
Windows 8 1.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.05% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.05%
  United Kingdom 12.09%
  France 7.69%
  Brazil 3.30%
  Australia 3.30%
  Germany 3.30%
  Italy 3.30%
  South Africa 2.20%
  Belgium 2.20%
  Netherlands 2.20%
  Canada 2.20%
  Qatar 1.10%
  Russia 1.10%
  India 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.68%
Acer 21.05%
Dell 10.53%
Alienware 10.53%
Intel 7.89%
ASUS 5.26%
Lenovo 5.26%
Toshiba 2.63%
Medion 2.63%
Common models
Alienware Alienware X51 R... 4.35%
NVIDIA 122-CK-NF68 4.35%
ASUS All Series 4.35%
INTEL DP45SG 2.17%
HP-Pavilion BK170AA-ABA H... 2.17%
Gigabyte H87M-HD3 2.17%

About (from REX Game Studios, LLC.)

REX Game StudiosĀ® has been an award-winning developer, publisher, and technology provider.
Publisher URL: www.rexgamestudios.com


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