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Should I remove eMachines Upgrade Assistant Tool?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach <0.001%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.00.3004 100.00%

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eMachines Upgrade Assistant Tool

Overview

eMachines Upgrade Assistant Tool is a program developed by Acer. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 21 files. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 8. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.emachines.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\eMachines\Upgrade Kit\
Uninstaller: Msiexec.exe /x {DB7E816B-74F1-4210-B2CD-8BD7B2FC8584} EMACHINE=1 PRODUCTNAME="eMachines Upgrade Assistant Tool" REMOVEUSEC=1 BOOTSTRATOR=1
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by eMachines Upgrade Assistant Tool

  • Acer.Empowering.Windows.Forms.dll (by acer inc) - Acer Empowering UI Components (AcerEmpoweringUI)
  • DVDMainStart.Launcher.exe - Upgrade Assistant Tool
  • DVDMainStart.Presenter.dll
  • DVDMainStart.View.dll
  • NotificationLauncher.exe
  • UpgradeKit.DialogManager.dll
  • UpgradeKit.HostData.dll
  • UpgradeKit.Interface.dll
  • UpgradeKit.Launcher.exe
  • UpgradeKit.Library.dll
  • UpgradeKit.Model.dll
  • UpgradeKit.Presenter.dll
  • UpgradeKit.View.dll
  • Interop.Shell32.dll - Assembly imported from type library Shell32
  • ObjectListView.dll (by Bright Ideas Software) - ObjectListView
  • SharpBITS.Base.dll (by xidar solutions) - SharpBITS
  • AcrHttp.dll - AcrHttp
  • Acer.UpgradeKit.Windows.Forms.dll
  • ETFPasswordMigration.dll
  • ScrollBarLib.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DVDMainStart.Launcher.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'OEM Upgrade DVD' which loads as C:\Program Files\Acer\Upgrade Kit\DVDMainStart.Launcher.exe.

How do I remove eMachines Upgrade Assistant Tool?

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

HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com

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