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Should I remove Xvirus Personal Guard?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
United States Rank #46,126
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Versions

VersionDistribution
5.4.1.3 43.75%
5.4.1.2 6.25%
5.3.3.0 6.25%
4.3.1.0 6.25%
4.2.1.0 31.25%
4.1.0.0 6.25%

Xvirus Personal Guard

Overview

Xvirus Personal Guard is a software program developed by Mysecuritywin. The most common release is 5.4.1.3, 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 uninst1.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 10.88 MB (11,408,900 bytes). The installed file Xvirus Updater.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 8. While about 69% of users of Xvirus Personal Guard come from the United States, it is also popular in Poland and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: mysecuritywin.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\xvirus personal guard
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Xvirus Personal Guard\Uninst1.exe
Estimated size: 10.88 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Xvirus Personal Guard

Program executable:uninst1.exe
Name:Xvirus Personal Guard
Xvirus Personal Guard Uninstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\xvirus personal guard\uninst1.exe
MD5:b40b7463eb8812e30caed78000e869ab
Additional files:
  • startup.exe - Xvirus Startup Optimizer
  • Uninst0.exe - Xvirus Personal Guard (Xvirus Personal Guard Uninstaller)
  • Xvirus Personal Guard.exe
  • Unin.exe - Xvirus Uninstaller
  • Xvirus Updater.exe - Xvirus Installer
  • deleterightclickscan.exe - Xvirus Updater
  • xvirusstart.exe - Xvirus service (Xvirus startup)
  • xvirusupdate.exe
  • The Passguard.exe - The Passguard
  • shellfile.exe - Xvirus Shell
  • shellfolder.exe
  • The padlock.exe - The Padlock
  • The-padlock.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • xvirusstart.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Xvirus startup.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Xvirus Personal Guard.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Xvirus' which loads as C:\Program Files\Xvirus Personal Guard\Xvirus Personal Guard.exe.

How do I remove Xvirus Personal Guard?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 13%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 8 25.00%
Windows XP 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 10 Home 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.97%
  Poland 6.90%
  Belgium 3.45%
  Russia 3.45%
  India 3.45%
  Republic Of Moldova 3.45%
  Spain 3.45%
  Germany 3.45%
  United Kingdom 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 30.77%
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
MSI 7.69%
Intel 7.69%
Toshiba 7.69%
GIGABYTE 7.69%
American Megatrends 7.69%
Dell 7.69%
Common models
HP-Pavilion VT493AA-ABA s... 8.33%
Packard Bell EasyNote TE1... 8.33%
innotek GmbH VirtualBox 8.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 8.33%
Hewlett-Packard s5-1234 8.33%
Gigabyte GA-73PVM-S2H 8.33%

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