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Should I remove Advanced SystemCare 11?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,511
United States Rank #2,004
Reach 0.1574%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.77 days
111.33 days >
Average installed length: 58.49 days


11.5.0 0.10%
11.4.0 9.35%
11.3.0 24.23%
11.2.0 21.53%
11.1.0 32.48%
11.0.3 11.44%
11.0.2 0.68%
11.0.1 0.03%
11.0.0 0.16%

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Advanced SystemCare 11


Advanced SystemCare 11 is a program developed by IObit. The most used version is 11.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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). When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is asc.exe. The software installer includes 117 files and is usually about 80.69 MB (84,605,027 bytes). AutoUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of Advanced SystemCare 11 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iobit.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IObit\Advanced SystemCare Beta\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\IObit\Advanced SystemCare Beta\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 80.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Advanced SystemCare 11

Program executable:asc.exe
Name:Advanced SystemCare 11
Path:C:\Program Files\iobit\advanced systemcare beta\asc.exe
Additional files:
  • About.dll - Advanced SystemCare (About IObit Utilities)
  • ASCDownload.exe - Advanced SystemCare Downloader
  • ASCInit.exe - Advanced SystemCare Initialization
  • ASCService.exe - Advanced SystemCare Service
  • ASCTray.exe - Advanced SystemCare Tray
  • ASCUpgrade.exe - Upgrader
  • AutoCare.exe - Advanced SystemCare Auto Care
  • AutoSweep.exe - Advanced SystemCare Auto Sweep
  • AutoUpdate.exe - Auto Update
  • BrowserCleaner.exe - Browser Cleaner
  • delayLoad.exe - Startup Manager Delay Load
  • DiskDefrag.exe - Advanced SystemCare Disk Defrag
  • DiskScan.dll - Rapid scan disk
  • DNSProtect.exe - Advanced SystemCare DNS Protect
  • DriverClean.dll - Driver Clean
  • FeedBack.exe - Advanced SystemCare Feedback
  • HomepageSvc.dll - Homepage Protection (Homepage Protection Service)
  • HPProtectNotify32.dll - Homepage Protection Notify
  • HPProtectNotify64.dll
  • InfoHelp.dll - Info helper
  • Monitor.exe - Performance Monitor
  • MonitorDisk.exe - Disk Monitor
  • BrowserProtect.exe - Browser Protection (Browser Protector)
  • ASCExtMenu.dll - ASCExtMenu Module
  • ASCExtMenu_64.dll
  • IObitUninstaller.exe - IObit Uninstaller
  • AutoReactivator.exe - Auto Reactivator (Automatic Program Reactivator)
  • IObitLiveUpdate.exe - Product Updater
  • AUpdate.exe - IObit AUpdate
  • datastate.dll - Runtime Library
  • OFCommon.dll - IObit Library (Advanced SystemCare 10 Library)
  • dataexchange.dll - Smart Defrag (data exchange)
  • PowerConfig.dll - PowerConfig
  • Display.exe - Display (Advanced SystemCare Display)
  • MyWin10.exe - MyWin10 (Optimize and fix tool for Win 10)
  • About.exe - about (About Advanced SystemCare)
  • ActionCenterDownloader.exe - Action Center Downloader
  • CPUIDInterface.dll
  • HardwareLib.dll
  • NtfsData.dll - NtfsData

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • ASCExtMenu_64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Advanced SystemCare' with a class of {2803063F-4B8D-4dc6-8874-D1802487FE2D}.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ASC.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ASC11_SkipUac_Guy'.
  • ASCTray.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ASC_ASCTray_Auto' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Monitor.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ASC11_PerformanceMonitor.
  • ASCService.exe runs as a service named 'Advanced SystemCare Service 11' (AdvancedSystemCareService11) "Advanced SystemCare Service".
Startup File (User Run)
  • ASCTray.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Advanced SystemCare 11' and executes as "C:\Program Files\IObit\Advanced SystemCare Beta\ASCTray.exe" /Auto.

How do I remove Advanced SystemCare 11?

You can uninstall Advanced SystemCare 11 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 SystemCare 11, 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 SystemCare 11.

Win 10 71%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 70.53%
Windows 7 27.35%
Windows XP 1.32%
Windows Vista 0.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 38.91%
Windows 10 Pro 21.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.62%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.88%
Windows 7 Professional 6.13%
Windows 8.1 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.07%
  United Kingdom 3.32%
  Italy 3.01%
  Germany 2.77%
  France 2.69%
  Netherlands 1.94%
  Spain 0.96%
  Sweden 0.75%
  Poland 0.49%
  Singapore 0.40%
  Brazil 0.34%
  Greece 0.32%
  Belgium 0.28%
  Austria 0.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.88%
Acer 19.15%
Dell 18.20%
ASUS 14.10%
Lenovo 6.58%
Toshiba 4.68%
Samsung 2.95%
Medion 1.16%
MSI 1.05%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.63%
HP HP Notebook 4.77%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.29%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.82%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 3.82%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 2.07%

About (from IObit)

Founded in 2004 by two creative and enthusiastic programmers, IObit is focused on providing consumers with innovative and comprehensive system utilities and security software for superior PC performance and security.
Publisher URL: www.iobit.com


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