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What percent of users and experts removed it?
44% remove it56% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,953
United States Rank #27,791
Reach 0.0113%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.46 days
279.04 days >
Average installed length: 146.61 days


3.6.2011.14 44.30%
3.6.2011.13 27.22%
3.6.2011.11 3.16%
3.0 21.52%
2.0 3.80%

Startup Faster!


Startup Faster! is a software program developed by URSoft. The most common release is 3.6.2011.14, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named strpfstcfg.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 8.16 MB (8,554,779 bytes). The installed file autoupdater.exe 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 XP. While about 20% of users of Startup Faster! come from the United States, it is also popular in DK and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pcfaster.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Startup Faster\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Startup Faster\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 8.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Startup Faster!

Program executable:strpfstcfg.exe
Name:Startup Faster!
Startup Faster! - Boot Windows faster.
Path:C:\Program Files\startup faster\strpfstcfg.exe
Additional files:
  • SFAgent.exe - Startup Faster! (Startup Faster! - Boot Windows faster.)
  • StartupLoader.exe
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • autoupdater.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • SFAgent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Startup Faster Agent' which loads as C:\Program Files\Startup Faster\sfAgent.exe.
  • StartupLoader.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'StartupFaster' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Startup Faster\startuploader.exe" -run SFAURUN SFCURUN SFAUSTARTUP SFCUSTARTUP.

How do I remove Startup Faster!?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 44%
Keep it 56%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.25%
Windows XP 15.82%
Windows 8 11.39%
Windows Vista 2.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.21%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.75%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.29%
Windows 7 Professional 8.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.10%
Windows 8 1.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.36%
  DK 10.18%
  Indonesia 7.78%
  Iran 7.19%
  Norway 5.39%
  Sweden 3.59%
  Thailand 2.99%
  IQ 2.99%
  Poland 2.99%
  France 2.40%
  Finland 2.40%
  Russia 2.40%
  DZ 2.40%
  Egypt 2.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.00%
Dell 23.00%
Acer 14.00%
American Megatrends 4.00%
Toshiba 4.00%
Intel 3.00%
ASUS 3.00%
MSI 2.00%
Lenovo 2.00%
Samsung 2.00%
Medion 2.00%
Common models
1ABWG 1ABWG001 2.83%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.83%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.89%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.89%
emachines emachines D725... 1.89%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.89%

Publisher URL: www.ursoftware.com


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