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Should I remove ASUS Command - PC Cleanup?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,406
United States Rank #8,707
Reach 0.0227%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.07 days
326.58 days >
Average installed length: 171.59 days


2.01.20 1.57%
2.01.18 23.27%
2.01.17 7.83%
2.01.15 11.86%
2.01.14 9.17%
2.01.12 37.14%
2.01.11 5.59%
2.01.10 3.58%

Other programs by ASUS

ASUS Command - PC Cleanup


ASUS Command - PC Cleanup is a program developed by ASUS. The most used version is 2.01.12, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The main program executable is SecureDeleteBackground.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 7.36 MB (7,721,502 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 10. While about 72% of users of ASUS Command - PC Cleanup come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Manager\PC Cleanup
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E22A19AE-7DDB-
Estimated size: 7.36 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ASUS Command - PC Cleanup

Program executable:SecureDeleteBackground.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\ASUS\ASUS Manager\PC Cleanup\SecureDeleteBackground.exe
Additional files:
  • AsSQLHelper.dll (by ASUSTeK Computer) - ASUS Product (ASUS SQL Helper DLL)
  • SecureDeleteBackground.exe - SecureDeleteBackground
  • SecureDeleteWindow.exe - SecureDeleteWindow

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SecureDeleteBackground.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ASUS Manager - PC Cleanup - SecureDeleteBackground.

How do I remove ASUS Command - PC Cleanup?

You can uninstall ASUS Command - PC Cleanup 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ASUS Command - PC Cleanup, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 ASUS Command - PC Cleanup.

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.65%
  France 9.92%
  United Kingdom 2.83%
  Sweden 2.68%
  Germany 2.20%
  Canada 2.05%
  Norway 1.42%
  Italy 1.26%
  Netherlands 0.79%
  DK 0.79%
  Switzerland 0.63%
  Finland 0.63%
  Hong Kong 0.47%
  Belgium 0.47%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com


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