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Should I remove SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
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Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.0 100.00%

SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner

What is SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner?  (from SparkTrust)

SparkTrust PC Cleaner Plus will uncover and solve issues with malware, spyware, and more. It will also shield your privacy by deleting personal information that your computer stores - passwords, credit card information and more -that is used to steal your identify, make false credit card charges and perform other malic...  Read more

Overview

SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner is a program developed by SparkTrust. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). 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 sparktrust_pc.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 2.92 MB (3,058,126 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows XP. While about 70% of users of SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: sparktrust.com/sparktrustpccleanerplus
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SparkTrust\Privacy Cleaner\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SparkTrust\Privacy Cleaner\uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 2.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner

Program executable:sparktrust_pc.exe
Name:SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner
Path:C:\Program Files\sparktrust\privacy cleaner\sparktrust_pc.exe
MD5:20c8379d396a852daf43a52eb811245e
Additional files:
  • resources.dll - SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner
  • uninstaller.exe - SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner Installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SparkTrust_PC.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Privacy Cleaner_{FEDB62C5-94F4-11E5-9C39-0009DF811D18}'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SparkTrust_PC.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Privacy Cleaner Startup.

How do I remove SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner?

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Or, you can uninstall SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner 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 SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner, 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 SparkTrust Privacy Cleaner.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 13%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 75.00%
Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 7 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 50.00%
Windows 8.1 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.00%
  United Kingdom 20.00%
  Australia 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
Toshiba 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
Common models
Zepto Nox 37.50%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE P850 12.50%
HP Pavilion Sleekbook 15 ... 12.50%
Dell XPS 8700 12.50%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 12.50%
Acer Aspire V5-571P 12.50%

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