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What percent of users and experts removed it?
56% remove it44% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 197.65 days

Abexo Free Registry Cleaner

What is Abexo Free Registry Cleaner?

This is 'registry cleaner' is supposed to optimize a computer by removing invalid registry entries as well as provides some additional utilities.

About  (from Abexo)

A common problem with registries are that they become damages and end up slowing down Windows significantly. Over time, Windows registry gathers a lot of invalid entries that cause system complications and slow down your computer significantly. Abexo Free Registry Cleaner helps you prevent this situation from getting o...  Read more


Abexo Free Registry Cleaner is a software program developed by Abexo. 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 primary executable is named afrc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 1.73 MB (1,814,029 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 61% of users of Abexo Free Registry Cleaner come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abexo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\abexo\afrc
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Abexo\afrc\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Abexo Free Registry Cleaner

Program executable:afrc.exe
Name:Abexo Free Registry Cleaner
Path:C:\Program Files\abexo\afrc\afrc.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • afrc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{60A825D9-6970-432A-89F6-E98390B256C0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Abexo Free Registry Cleaner?

You can uninstall Abexo Free Registry Cleaner 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 Abexo Free Registry Cleaner, 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 Abexo Free Registry Cleaner.

Uninstall it 56%
Keep it 44%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 48.39%
Windows 7 37.10%
Windows 10 8.06%
Windows Vista 6.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 47.54%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.48%
Windows 7 Professional 8.20%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.92%
Windows 10 Home 3.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.98%
  Canada 6.10%
  Australia 4.88%
  United Kingdom 4.88%
  Italy 4.88%
  Croatia 2.44%
  South Africa 2.44%
  Austria 1.22%
  BH 1.22%
  Egypt 1.22%
  Spain 1.22%
  Finland 1.22%
  Hungary 1.22%
  Israel 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 19.05%
American Megatrends 9.52%
Intel 7.14%
Acer 7.14%
Sahara 4.76%
ASUS 4.76%
Gateway 2.38%
Compaq 2.38%
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