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Should I remove Speed Up Kit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
50% remove it50% keep it
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2.7.2 20.00%
2.7.1 80.00%

Speed Up Kit


The most used version is 2.7.1, 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 software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 11.29 MB (11,833,665 bytes). updater.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 94% of users of Speed Up Kit come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.
  • Automatically starts with Windows

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Speed Up Kit\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{27D2ADA8-B716-462E-A188-5EC18223F2AF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 11.29 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Speed Up Kit

  • SpeedUpKit.exe - Speed Up Kit
  • updater.exe - updater 2.7.1, 2013
  • Interop.Shell32.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'Shell32'.
  • Microsoft.Deployment.WindowsInstaller.dll (by Outercurve Foundation) - Windows Installer XML Toolset
  • ComponentFactory.Krypton.Toolkit.dll (by Component Factory) - Krypton Toolkit (ComponentFactory.Krypton.Toolkit)
  • Uninst000.CA.dll - CustomAction
  • Uninst000.dll
  • Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll (by CodePlex Community) - TaskService (Task Scheduler Wrapper)
  • Logging.dll - Logging
  • Helper.dll - Helper
  • Splash.exe - Splash
  • Setup.dll - Setup
  • bo.dll - bo
  • InstAct.exe - InstAct

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Splash.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SpeedUpKit_Popup' (runs daily at 3:00 PM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SpeedUpKit.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SpeedUpKit_Start.

How do I remove Speed Up Kit?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win Vista (SP2) 20%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 50%
Keep it 50%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows 8 40.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Windows 8 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Windows 8.1 Connected 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

94.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.12%
  Canada 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 70.00%
Dell 20.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 11.11%
HP-Pavilion NC700AA-ABA I... 11.11%
HP Touchsmart 610-1250x 11.11%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 500-164 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 400-314 11.11%


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