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Should I remove Advanced File Optimizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
52% remove it48% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,326
United States Rank #8,989
Reach 0.0575%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.95 days
529.60 days >
Average installed length: 278.27 days


2.1.1000.17205 4.14%
2.1.1000.17050 0.26%
2.1.1000.15297 1.32%
2.1.1000.15278 0.18%
2.1.1000.14739 6.61%
2.1.1000.14626 0.79%
2.1.1000.14098 4.41%
2.1.1000.10518 78.92%
2.1.1000.10237 3.35%

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Advanced File Optimizer

What is Advanced File Optimizer?  (from Systweak Inc)

Advanced File Optimizer helps you open all types of files that includes audio & video file, graphic file, document file, compressed file, file downloaded from internet and many more. It frees you from the trouble of dealing with unknown file and confusing file extensions. Advanced File Optimizer scans your system to le...  Read more


Advanced File Optimizer is a software program developed by Systweak Inc. The most common release is 2.1.1000.10518, 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. 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 programs's main executable is advancedfileoptimizer.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 71.58 MB of memory. It also includes a system tray icon that is displayed in the notifications area while the program is running. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 24.74 MB (25,946,372 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 34% of users of Advanced File Optimizer come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Systweak Software
URL: www.systweak.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Advanced File Optimizer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Advanced File Optimizer\unins000.exe" /silent
Estimated size: 24.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Advanced File Optimizer

Program executable:advancedfileoptimizer.exe
Name:Advanced File Optimizer
Signed by:Systweak Software
Path:C:\Program Files\advanced file optimizer\advancedfileoptimizer.exe
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • systweakasp.exe - Advanced System Protector
  • AdvancedFileOptimizer.Engine.dll - Advanced File Optimizer (AdvancedFileOptimizer)
  • AdvancedFileOptimizerManager.exe
  • afoasp.exe - ASP
  • LicenseManager.dll - Licmgr Dynamic Link Library
  • Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.DLL (by CodePlex Community) - TaskService (Task Scheduler Wrapper)
  • TAFactory.IconPack.dll (by NCEEE) - IconPack
  • AppResource.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • AdvancedFileOptimizer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3269271A-A6CD-4DB6-8300-E80918B86378}' (runs on registration).
  • AdvancedFileOptimizerManager.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Advanced File Optimizer' (runs daily at 22:53).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • AdvancedFileOptimizer.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Advanced File Optimizer_checkupdate_startup.
  • systweakasp.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Advanced File Optimizer.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • AdvancedFileOptimizer.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Advanced File Optimizer' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Advanced File Optimizer\AdvancedFileOptimizer.exe" "-checkscheduledupdate".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:71.58 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0143230659%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00432269%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01000038%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Advanced File Optimizer?

You can uninstall Advanced File Optimizer 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 Advanced File Optimizer, 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 Advanced File Optimizer.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 52%
Keep it 48%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.49%
Windows 10 19.81%
Windows Vista 7.22%
Windows XP 4.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.91%
Windows 7 Professional 10.10%
Windows 8.1 7.44%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.23%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.06%
  Germany 13.36%
  Netherlands 3.20%
  Belgium 3.13%
  France 2.97%
  Italy 2.89%
  United Kingdom 2.58%
  Iran 2.50%
  Brazil 2.42%
  Canada 2.34%
  Australia 2.27%
  Sweden 2.03%
  Israel 1.88%
  India 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.89%
Dell 19.55%
Acer 19.55%
ASUS 8.94%
Medion 7.12%
Toshiba 5.31%
Samsung 3.35%
Lenovo 2.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.19%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.57%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.33%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.72%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.48%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.17%

About Systweak Inc

Advanced System Optimizer is a software utility for Windows that has utilities for optimization, speedup, cleanup, memory management, etc.
Publisher URL: www.systweak.com


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