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What percent of users and experts removed it?
39% remove it61% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Fair
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,867
Reach 0.0138%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.71 days
168.58 days >
Average installed length: 88.58 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.4.1.997 2.06%
2.3.2.873 0.52%
2.3.2.651 9.79%
2.3.2.644 4.64%
2.3.2.328 17.53%
2.3.1.241 10.31%
2.3.1.240 2.58%
2.3.1.239 1.55%
2.3.1.237 1.03%
2.3.1.216 0.52%
2.2.41.133 0.52%
1.5.3.6 29.90%
1.5.3.5 2.06%
1.5.2.2 14.95%
1.4.7.5 1.55%
1.4.7.4 0.52%

simplifast

What is simplifast?

Simplefast is a PC 'optimization' and defragmentation program.

About  (from simplitec GmbH)

With just 1 click the simplifast tools scan your PC for problems. Normally Windows doesn't write and delete files in one go, but rather in multiple fragments. The simplifast Defragment Program does this in reverse: this PC defragment function provides noticeably faster and more efficient access to your files.

Overview

simplifast is a program developed by simplitec GmbH. The most used version is 1.5.3.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is powersuite.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 44.17 MB (46,317,988 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 26% of users of simplifast come from Germany, it is also popular in Netherlands and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.simplitec.com/us/simplifast
Help link: help.simplitec.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\simplitec\simplifast\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\simplitec\simplifast\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 44.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by simplifast

Program executable:powersuite.exe
Name:simplitec Power Suite
Power Suite Starter
Path:C:\Program Files\simplitec\simplifast\powersuite.exe
MD5:e183c95fa90a76019c1c607270bdd71d
Additional files:
  • CrashLogMailer.exe - Simplitec CrashLogMailer (CrashLogMailer)
  • gahelper.dll - simplitec Power Suite
  • InstallHelper.dll - simplitec Power Suite Installer Helper
  • MrStyler.dll
  • PowerSuiteStart.exe - Power Suite Starter
  • PSInstallHelper.dll
  • ServiceProvider.exe - simplitec Power Suite Tray (Service Provider)
  • simpliprotect.dll - simplitec simpliprotect
  • ExceptionHandler32.dll - ExceptionHandler
  • MFL_rel_u_vc11.dll - MFL Dynamic Link Library (MFL DLL)
  • MFL_rel_u_vc12.dll
  • VistaCooperation_rel_u_vc11.dll (by MAGIX AG) - MAGIX VistaCooperation (VistaCooperation)
  • VistaCooperation_rel_u_vc12.dll (by MAGIX AG)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PowerSuite.exe is scheduled as a task named 'simplitec Power Suite'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ServiceProvider.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named simplitec Power Suite (Tray).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ServiceProvider.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'simplitec Power Suite (Tray)' which loads as "C:\Program Files\simplitec\simplisafe\ServiceProvider.exe".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • PowerSuite.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\simplitec\simplisafe\PowerSuite.exe'.
  • ServiceProvider.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\simplitec\simpliclean\ServiceProvider.exe'.

How do I remove simplifast?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 65%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 39%
Keep it 61%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 64.95%
Windows 7 29.90%
Windows XP 4.12%
Windows Vista 1.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 36.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.92%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.28%
Windows 10 Home 8.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.67%
Windows 8.1 Connected 5.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.18% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 26.18%
  Netherlands 8.90%
  France 4.71%
  United States 4.71%
  United Kingdom 4.19%
  Mexico 3.66%
  Austria 3.66%
  DZ 3.14%
  Spain 3.14%
  Brazil 3.14%
  Argentina 3.14%
  Peru 3.14%
  Belgium 2.62%
  Russia 2.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 55.26%
Acer 14.47%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Samsung 3.95%
Toshiba 3.29%
Dell 2.63%
ASUS 2.63%
GIGABYTE 1.97%
Lenovo 1.97%
American Megatrends 1.32%
Common models
MEDION H81H3-EM2 22.29%
MEDION BTDD-LT 4.46%
MEDION MS-7848 3.18%
Medion Akoya P7631 1.91%
Medion Akoya E6239 1.91%
Medion Akoya P2213T 1.91%

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