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What percent of users and experts removed it?
75% remove it25% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #47,949
United States Rank #40,880
Reach 0.0017%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 31.27 days
657.42 days >
Average installed length: 345.42 days


VersionDistribution 87.50% 4.17% 8.33%


What is SpeedyPC?  (from SpeedyPC Software)

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SpeedyPC is a software program developed by SpeedyPC Software. The most common release is, 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 (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 primary executable is named speedypc.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 13.75 MB (14,412,750 bytes). The installed file AutoUpdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 61% of users of SpeedyPC come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.
SpeedyPC has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
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Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.SpeedyPC.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SpeedyPC
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SpeedyPC\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 13.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SpeedyPC

Program executable:speedypc.exe
SpeedyPC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\speedypc\speedypc.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe - SpeedyPC (SpeedyPC Installer)
  • AutoUpdate.dll - AutoUpdate DLL
  • zlibwapi.dll - ZLib.DLL (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SpeedyPC.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SpeedyPC Program Check' (runs daily at 5:00 PM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SpeedyPC.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SpeedyPC Startup.

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Or, you can uninstall SpeedyPC 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 SpeedyPC, 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 SpeedyPC.
  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.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win 7 4%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 75%
Keep it 25%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows Vista 29.17%
Windows XP 20.83%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows Vista Ultimate 4.17%
Windows 7 Professional 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.98%
  United Kingdom 9.76%
  Australia 7.32%
  Germany 4.88%
  France 2.44%
  New Zealand 2.44%
  Spain 2.44%
  Israel 2.44%
  BA 2.44%
  United Arab Emirates 2.44%
  Italy 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Dell 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Sahara 5.00%
Intel 5.00%
American Megatrends 5.00%
ASUS 5.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L750 5.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 5.00%
MSI MS-7693 5.00%
IBM 2723EG7 5.00%
HP-Pavilion RY930AA-ABU s... 5.00%

About (from SpeedyPC Software)

SpeedyPC Software is proudly located in Victoria, B.C., Canada, one of the largest and most advanced technical development hubs in North America.
Publisher URL: www.speedypc.com


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