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Should I remove Auslogics BoostSpeed 8?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
51% remove it49% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,754
United States Rank #5,841
Reach 0.0826%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.96 days
146.32 days >
Average installed length: 76.88 days


VersionDistribution 0.12% 19.24% 11.37% 12.17% 4.00% 7.50% 16.96% 21.82% 6.82%

Auslogics BoostSpeed 8


Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 is a software program developed by Auslogics Labs. The most common release is, 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 primary executable is named boostspeed.exe. The setup package generally installs about 50 files and is usually about 59.2 MB (62,078,393 bytes). The installed file ATUpdatersHelper.dll 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 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 44% of users of Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.auslogics.com/en/contact
Help link: www.auslogics.com/en/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Auslogics\BoostSpeed\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Auslogics\BoostSpeed\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 59.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Auslogics BoostSpeed 8

Program executable:boostspeed.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\auslogics\boostspeed\boostspeed.exe
Additional files:
  • GoogleAnalyticsHelper.dll - Google Analytics Package (Google Analytics Library)
  • GASender.exe - Google Analytics Sender (GoogleAnalyticsSender)
  • ActionCenterForms.dll - Shared Library (Action Center Forms Library)
  • ActionCenterHelper.dll - Action Center Library
  • CommonForms.dll - Common Forms
  • CommonForms.Routine.dll
  • CommonForms.Site.dll - Site Common Forms
  • DebugHelper.dll - Debug Helper
  • Localizer.dll - Localizer
  • AdvisorHelper.dll - BoostSpeed (Advisor Library)
  • ATToolsStdHelper.dll (by TweakBit) - ATToolsStd (ATTools Std Library)
  • ATUpdatersHelper.dll (by TweakBit) - ATUpdaters (ATUpdaters Library)
  • AxBrowsers.dll - Browser Library
  • BrowserCareHelper.dll - Browser Care Library
  • cdefrag.exe - Disk Defrag Console
  • DiskCleanerHelper.dll - Disk Cleaner Library
  • DiskDefrag.exe - Disk Defrag
  • DiskDefragHelper.dll - Disk Defrag Library
  • DiskDoctor.exe - Disk Doctor
  • DiskDoctorChecker.x64.dll - Disk Doctor Checker
  • DiskDoctorHelper.dll - Disk Doctor Library
  • DiskExplorer.exe - Disk Explorer
  • DiskExplorerHelper.dll - Disk Explorer Library
  • DiskWipeHelper.dll - Disk Wipe Library
  • DuplicateFileFinder.exe - Duplicate File Finder
  • DuplicateFileFinderHelper.dll - Duplicate File Finder Library
  • FileRecovery.exe - File Recovery
  • FileRecoveryHelper.dll - File Recovery Library
  • FileShredder.exe - File Shredder
  • FreeSpaceWiper.exe - Free Space Wiper
  • InternetOptimizer.exe - Internet Optimizer
  • InternetOptimizerHelper.dll - Internet Optimizer Library
  • ndefrg32.exe - ndefrg
  • ATPopupsHelper.dll - ATPopups (ATPopups Library)
  • ATToolsExtHelper.dll - ATTools (ATTools Library)
  • DSSrcAsync.dll
  • DSSrcWM.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • BoostSpeed.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9C2DC40D-FA37-48F4-8D24-E0F1BE118AE3}' (runs on registration).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • BoostSpeed.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Start On MOHAMED Logon.
  • DiskDefrag.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Start Disk Defrag On Lee Logon.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • BoostSpeed.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Auslogics BoostSpeed BoostSpeed' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Auslogics\BoostSpeed\BoostSpeed.exe" -UseTray.
  • DiskDefrag.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Auslogics Disk Defrag' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Auslogics\BoostSpeed\DiskDefrag.exe" -UseTray.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BoostSpeed.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Auslogics BoostSpeed BoostSpeed' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Auslogics\BoostSpeed\BoostSpeed.exe" -UseTray.

How do I remove Auslogics BoostSpeed 8?

You can uninstall Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 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 Auslogics BoostSpeed 8, 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 Auslogics BoostSpeed 8.

Win 10 58%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 51%
Keep it 49%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 57.84%
Windows 7 36.88%
Windows Vista 3.01%
Windows XP 2.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 22.54%
Windows 10 Pro 15.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.24%
Windows 7 Professional 8.59%
Windows 8.1 6.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.30%
  United Kingdom 5.83%
  Italy 5.26%
  Germany 3.85%
  Russia 3.44%
  France 3.23%
  Canada 2.50%
  Brazil 2.29%
  UA 2.03%
  Australia 1.93%
  Netherlands 1.56%
  India 1.30%
  Turkey 1.30%
  Spain 1.20%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.68%
Dell 20.86%
Acer 15.93%
ASUS 13.52%
Lenovo 7.55%
Toshiba 5.77%
Samsung 3.04%
MSI 0.94%
American Megatrends 0.73%
Alienware 0.52%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.61%
Dell XPS 8500 3.17%
Gigabyte B85M-D2V 3.17%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.17%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.17%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.44%


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