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Should I remove iolo technologies' System Mechanic Business?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,256
United States Rank #33,330
Reach 0.0029%

Versions

VersionDistribution
12.7.1 4.88%
12.5.0 87.80%
11.1.2 4.88%
11.0.5 2.44%

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iolo technologies' System Mechanic Business

Overview

iolo technologies' System Mechanic Business is a software program developed by iolo technologies. The most common release is 12.5.0, 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 sysmech.exe. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 17.16 MB (17,990,189 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 45% of users of iolo technologies' System Mechanic Business come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iolo.com
Installation folder: C:\Maint\iolo\System Mechanic Business\
Uninstaller: "C:\Maint\iolo\System Mechanic Business\unins000.exe" /log
Estimated size: 17.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by iolo technologies' System Mechanic Business

Program executable:sysmech.exe
Name:iolo System Mechanic
Path:C:\maint\iolo\system mechanic business\sysmech.exe
MD5:c919d71309c83c33010e4c9450bba70a
Additional files:
  • ioloPCStatus.exe - iolo PC Status Gadget (iolo PC Status Gadget Setup)
  • SMSystemAnalyzer.exe - iolo System Mechanic (iolo System Analyzer)
  • SMTrayNotify.exe - iolo System Component
  • UninstallerHook32.dll - iolo System component
  • dvrupdr.dll - iolo Driver Updater
  • SystemGuardAlerter.exe - iolo System Guard (iolo System Guard Alerter)
  • uninst.dll - iolo System Components
  • Delay.exe
  • lorraine.dll - iolo system component
  • smhtml.dll
  • smhtml.satellite.dll
  • sqlite3.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • GvrMgr.dll - Process Governor Management DLL
  • ioloGovernor64.exe - iolo Process Governor
  • ioloPGE.dll - iolo Process Governor Component
  • ioloUPHc.exe - iolo URL Protocol Handler
  • pl_rsrc_english.dll - Process Governor Resource DLL
  • pl_rsrc_english64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ioloGovernor64.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named iolo Process Governor.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • ioloGovernor64.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ioloGovernor' which loads as C:\Program Files\iolo\System Mechanic\ioloGovernor64.exe.
  • Delay.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ioloDelayModule' which loads as C:\Program Files\iolo\System Mechanic\delay.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

ioloGovernor64.exe
Memory:3.46 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0182427882%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.01269264%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00555014%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,212,060
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:15
70 average
I/O reads/min:61 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:200 Bytes
105.02 KB average

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  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.
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    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
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OS VERSIONS
Win 8 54%
Win 7 2%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 53.66%
Windows 7 46.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 26.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.95%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.20%
Windows 7 Professional 9.76%
Windows 8.1 9.76%
Windows 10 Pro 4.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.90%
  United Kingdom 10.20%
  Australia 4.08%
  India 4.08%
  Israel 4.08%
  Netherlands 4.08%
  Canada 4.08%
  Hong Kong 2.04%
  MK 2.04%
  MA 2.04%
  Thailand 2.04%
  Belgium 2.04%
  Greece 2.04%
  Pakistan 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.33%
Acer 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
GIGABYTE 13.33%
ASUS 10.00%
Lenovo 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Samsung 3.33%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3520 6.06%
ASUS All Series 6.06%
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 6.06%
MSI MS-7592 3.03%
HP xw6400 Workstation 3.03%
Dell XPS 12-9Q33 3.03%

About (from iolo technologies, LLC)

Founded in 1998, iolo technologies, LLC (www.iolo.
Publisher URL: www.iolo.com

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