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23% remove it77% keep it
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Average installed length: 431.50 days


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Advanced PC Tweaker v4.2

What is Advanced PC Tweaker?  (from AdvancedPCTweaker.com)

Advanced PC Tweaker offers the results-oriented solutions for Windows users who can tweak the PC system to the optimal performance with the built-in powerful components, allowing you to repair PC errors, clean up drive space, manage backups, optimize system, etc. If you have been frustrated with hassles of solving the ...  Read more


Advanced PC Tweaker v4.2 is a software program developed by AdvancedPCTweaker.com. 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 AdvancedPCTweaker.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 12.11 MB (12,699,253 bytes). The installed file APCTUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 37% of users of Advanced PC Tweaker come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.AdvancedPCTweaker.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Advanced PC Tweaker\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Advanced PC Tweaker\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 12.11 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Advanced PC Tweaker v4.2

Program executable:AdvancedPCTweaker.exe
Advanced PC Tweaker
Path:C:\Program Files\Advanced PC Tweaker\AdvancedPCTweaker.exe
Additional files:
  • AdvancedPCTweaker.exe - Advanced PC Tweaker
  • APCTUpdate.exe - Advanced PC Tweaker Update
  • APTEMail.exe - Advanced PC Tweaker E-Mail
  • OneClick.exe - One Click Tweak

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • OneClick.exe is scheduled as a task named 'One-Click Tweak' (runs weekly on Thursdays at 12:00 PM).

How do I remove Advanced PC Tweaker?

You can uninstall Advanced PC Tweaker 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 PC Tweaker v4.2, 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 PC Tweaker.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.11%
Windows XP 11.17%
Windows 10 9.64%
Windows Vista 5.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.47%
Windows 7 Professional 11.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.22%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.57%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.22%
  France 5.38%
  Iran 4.48%
  Germany 4.04%
  Brazil 3.14%
  Australia 2.69%
  India 2.69%
  Hungary 2.69%
  Israel 2.24%
  Italy 2.24%
  Canada 1.79%
  United Arab Emirates 1.79%
  MA 1.35%
  Belgium 1.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.21%
Acer 20.17%
Dell 18.49%
ASUS 10.08%
Toshiba 5.88%
Intel 4.20%
Samsung 2.52%
Medion 1.68%
Sahara 1.68%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.67%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.75%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.75%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.75%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 2.75%
ASUSTeK K53E 1.83%


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