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1% remove it99% keep it
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1.9.0 4.76%
1.5.0 38.10%
1.1.0 57.14%

Tweaks.com Start

What is Tweaks.com Start?  (from Advanced PC Media)

Tweaks.com Start for Windows 8 brings back the classic Start Button while preserving the modern Start Screen. Configurable to show different button icons and Start Menu views on launch, the super lightweight utility consumes no memory or CPU while not in use. It sits on your Taskbar just like other pinned applications...  Read more


Tweaks.com Start is a software program developed by Advanced PC Media. The most common release is 1.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named Tweaks_Start.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 597.83 KB (612,176 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 57% of users of Tweaks.com Start come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: tweaks.com/software/start
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Advanced PC Media LLC\Tweaks.com Start\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{59DE721E-6591-4084-AE37-1591820BEEF5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 597.83 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Tweaks.com Start

Program executable:Tweaks_Start.exe
Name:Tweaks.com Start
Path:C:\Program Files\Advanced PC Media LLC\Tweaks.com Start\Tweaks_Start.exe
  • tweaks_start.exe - Tweaks.com Start

How do I remove Tweaks.com Start?

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

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 8
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

56.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.52%
  Canada 13.04%
  Belgium 8.70%
  Netherlands 8.70%
  Sweden 4.35%
  Germany 4.35%
  Poland 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 44.44%
ASUS 22.22%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Dell 11.11%
Sony 5.56%
Common models
ASUSTeK K55VD 10.53%
Sony VPCF13L8E 5.26%
MAXDATA Favorit 5000I 5.26%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.26%
HP ENVY dv7 Notebook PC 5.26%
HP Compaq dc7700p Small F... 5.26%


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