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Should I remove simplitec PC Live?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
46% remove it54% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #35,114
United States Rank #43,281
Reach 0.0037%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.63 days
108.88 days >
Average installed length: 57.21 days


1.1.4973.13649 29.55%
1.1.4667.19622 68.18%
1.1.4456.22662 2.27%

Typically installed together

simplitec PC Live

What is simplitec PC Live?  (from simplitec GmbH)

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simplitec PC Live is a software program developed by simplitec GmbH. The most common release is 1.1.4667.19622, 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 PCLive.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 2.04 MB (2,140,708 bytes). 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 36% of users of simplitec PC Live come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.simplitec.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\simplitec\PC Live\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\simplitec Services\Uninstall\{D95358F1-1F95-4239-8830-FAABF1ABC628}\simplitec_PC_Live_en-GB_setup.exe"
Estimated size: 2.04 MB

Program filesFiles installed by simplitec PC Live

Program executable:PCLive.exe
Name:simplitec Power Suite Premium
Path:C:\Program Files\simplitec\PC Live\PCLive.exe
Additional files:
  • MxTrayPlugIn.dll - simplitec Power Suite Premium (MxTrayPlugIn)
  • PCLive.exe - PCLive
  • Skin.dll - Skin
  • Skinning.dll - Skinning

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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

How do I remove simplitec PC Live?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win XP 5%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 46%
Keep it 54%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.82%
Windows 8 31.82%
Windows Vista 6.82%
Windows XP 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.36%
Windows 8.1 11.36%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.71%
  Germany 16.07%
  Spain 7.14%
  Netherlands 5.36%
  Italy 5.36%
  United Kingdom 5.36%
  Mexico 3.57%
  South Africa 1.79%
  UA 1.79%
  Belgium 1.79%
  France 1.79%
  Switzerland 1.79%
  Finland 1.79%
  Australia 1.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 15.63%
Dell 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Acer 9.38%
American Megatrends 6.25%
ASUS 6.25%
Samsung 6.25%
Lenovo 6.25%
Medion 6.25%
Toshiba 3.13%
Sahara 3.13%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.06%
Acer Inc. YYpire 3660 3.03%
Acer TravelMate 5730 ... 3.03%
Acer Aspire E1-571 3.03%
Acer Aspire 8930 3.03%


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