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Should I remove Auslogics Disk Defrag?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #826
United States Rank #867
Reach 0.8493%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 32.00 days
944.14 days >
Average installed length: 496.07 days


version 3.4 11.22%
version 3.3 8.23%
version 3.2 8.14%
version 3.1 13.96%
version 3.0 0.46%
version 2.1 0.96%
version 2.0 0.47%
version 1.5 1.19%
version 1.4 0.70% 0.02% 0.02%
3.6 41.02%
3.5 13.59%

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Auslogics Disk Defrag

Remove Auslogics Disk Defrag
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What is Auslogics Disk Defrag?

Defragging your hard drive is an important part of system maintenance; regular defragging can improve performance by making sure that all the parts of each file are stored together, which makes it faster to access them. Auslogics Disk Defrag is a simple way to take care of this task. With a straightforward interface and a few useful extras, Auslogics Disk Defrag is a great choice for users of all skill levels.

About  (from Auslogics Software)

Now delivers even more speed to your hard drive, thanks to new optimization algorithms and boot-time defrag technology. Disk Defrag increases file access speed, meaning that just about everything on your PC will work faster. There are 4 disk optimization algorithms available for you to choose from. Use the Optimize by ...  Read more


The most common release is 3.6, 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named diskdefrag.exe. The setup package generally installs about 28 files and is usually about 18.65 MB (19,551,366 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.auslogics.com/en/software/disk-defrag
Help link: www.auslogics.com/en/support.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Auslogics\Auslogics Disk Defrag\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Auslogics\Auslogics Disk Defrag\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 18.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Auslogics Disk Defrag

Program executable:diskdefrag.exe
Name:Disk Defrag
Path:C:\Program Files\auslogics\auslogics disk defrag\diskdefrag.exe
Additional files:
  • commonforms.dll - Auslogics System Libraries (Auslogics Common Forms)
  • helper.dll - Auslogics Helper
  • localizer.dll - Auslogics Localizer
  • sendlog.exe - Debug Log Sender
  • AusShellExt.dll - Shared Library (Shell Extension)
  • DebugMode.dll - Debug Mode
  • RepLibrary.dll - Report Library
  • RescueCenterHelper.dll - Rescue Center Library
  • Settings.dll - Settings Library
  • TaskSchedulerHelper.dll - Task Scheduler
  • diskdefrag.dll - Disk Defrag (Disk Defrager Library)
  • DiskDefragHelper.dll - Disk Defrag Library
  • AxBrowsers.dll - BoostSpeed (Browser Library)
  • DiskCleanerHelper.dll - Disk Cleaner Library
  • RegistryCleanerHelper.dll - Registry Cleaner Library
  • cdefrag.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • AusShellExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'AusShellExt' with a class of {EBDF1F20-C829-11D1-8233-0020AF3E97A9}.
3 Scheduled Tasks
  • DiskDefrag.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Sheduled Defragmentation' (runs weekly on Mondays at 7:30 AM).
  • cdefrag.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Console Defragmentation' (runs monthly on Thursdays at 1:00).
  • unins000.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1721E55D-8B04-4209-89D0-674821F1E7F6}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • DiskDefrag.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Start On PC Logon.
Startup File (User Run)
  • 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\Auslogics Disk Defrag\DiskDefrag.exe" -UseTray.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DiskDefrag.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DiskDefrag' which loads as C:\Program Files\Auslogics\Auslogics Disk Defrag\DiskDefrag.exe -Usetray.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DiskDefrag.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Auslogics\Auslogics Disk Defrag\DiskDefrag.exe'.
Network connections
  • DiskDefrag.exe connects to auslogics.com ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:21.22 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0015806456%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00078345%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00079720%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:59.94 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Auslogics Disk Defrag?

Quickly and completely remove Auslogics Disk Defrag from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Auslogics Disk Defrag 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Auslogics Disk Defrag, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Disk Defrag.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 8 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.10%
Windows XP 14.51%
Windows Vista 10.83%
Windows 10 9.52%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.85%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.83%
Windows 7 Professional 11.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.45%
Windows 8 Pro 1.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.23%
  Germany 11.23%
  France 5.88%
  United Kingdom 3.86%
  Canada 3.28%
  Brazil 3.06%
  Italy 3.02%
  Japan 2.21%
  Australia 1.70%
  Netherlands 1.19%
  Belgium 0.93%
  Russia 0.89%
  Spain 0.86%
  Poland 0.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.69%
Dell 23.89%
Acer 17.53%
ASUS 7.60%
Toshiba 5.02%
Intel 3.32%
American Megatrends 2.64%
Samsung 2.31%
Lenovo 1.85%
Sahara 1.45%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.86%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.52%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.28%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.89%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.53%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.42%

About Auslogics Software

Auslogics focuses on maintenance program for computers that run the Windows.
Publisher URL: www.auslogics.com


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