77,019,263 programs installed

Should I remove WinZip Registry Optimizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
54% remove it46% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #3,818
United States Rank #4,248
Reach 0.1665%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.95 days
293.45 days >
Average installed length: 154.19 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0 0.04%
1.0 99.96%

WinZip Registry Optimizer

What is WinZip Registry Optimizer?

WinZip Registry Optimizer is a Windows registry repair software utility designed to fix potentially damaged registry entries by scanning for entries that point to various files that are no longer active on the PC.

About  (from WinZip Computing)

Prevent system crashes and optimize your Windows registry for peak PC performance with WinZip Registry Optimizer, a two-in-one utility that takes the work out of cleaning, repairing, and organizing your PC's registry. At the core of your PC's operating system is the Windows registry, a collection of entries for every ...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 winzipro.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 13.41 MB (14,066,618 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: WinZip International LLC
URL: www.winzip.com/registry-optimizer.htm
Help link: www.winzip.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinZip Registry Optimizer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WinZip Registry Optimizer\unins000.exe" /silent
Estimated size: 13.41 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinZip Registry Optimizer

Program executable:winzipro.exe
Name:WinZip Registry Optimizer
Signed by:WinZip Computing
Path:C:\Program Files\winzip registry optimizer\winzipro.exe
MD5:7e95663055d31e2e9c30eb1528b917c8
Additional files:
  • Winzipro.dll - WinZip Registry Optimizer
  • WROUninstall.exe
  • CleanSchedule.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Winzipro.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{739B3300-2A48-4990-8E58-87B5A8425FE3}' (runs on registration).
  • unins000.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{923961F0-A226-4999-A34B-9A9D4AA34F77}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Winzipro.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task with the class {FEB2E22A-1E09-42E1-AFB1-AB05DF7EC87F}.
Startup File (User Run)
  • Winzipro.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'WROReminder' and executes as C:\Program Files\WinZip Registry Optimizer\Winzipro.exe -rem.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

winzipro.exe
Memory:21.73 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0507073287%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.01004252%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.04066480%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:23
70 average

How do I remove WinZip Registry Optimizer?

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

WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 54%
Keep it 46%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#3,818

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.84%
Windows 8 23.12%
Windows XP 6.16%
Windows Vista 4.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.73%
Windows 7 Professional 8.34%
Windows 8.1 6.83%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.88%
Windows 8 5.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.67%
  Brazil 4.98%
  Australia 4.52%
  Canada 4.14%
  United Kingdom 3.87%
  Sweden 2.41%
  Netherlands 2.38%
  Italy 1.99%
  Mexico 1.95%
  Iran 1.88%
  Israel 1.80%
  Taiwan 1.69%
  India 1.65%
  Germany 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.03%
Dell 17.80%
Acer 17.22%
ASUS 8.71%
Toshiba 8.58%
Samsung 5.83%
GIGABYTE 5.06%
Lenovo 4.93%
Intel 1.86%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.08%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.58%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.40%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.71%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 2.87%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.02%

About WinZip Computing

WinZip is a file archiver and compressor for Windows developed by WinZip Computing.
Publisher URL: www.winzip.com

commentsComments

user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.