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Should I remove BitMate?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 39.48 MB (41,398,310 bytes). AzureusUpdater.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 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 53% of users of BitMate come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\BitMate\BitMate\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F169F3EB-36AF-46A5-91E7-C9F48360CBAF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 39.48 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BitMate

  • uninstall.exe (by Azureus Software) - Vuze Uninstaller (Vuze)
  • AzureusUpdater.exe (by Vuze) - AzureusUpdater
  • aereg.dll
  • aereg64.dll
  • Azureus.exe (by Azureus Software, Inc) - Vuze
  • BitMate.exe (by Vuze)
  • VuzeFW.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • Azureus.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3ACD0EB5-A758-4993-AA09-C453ED598A7A}' (runs on registration).
  • BitMate.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F39F317C-0494-47FA-9006-21ECCD1F34F1}' (runs on registration).
  • VuzeFW.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DBC33F1B-B340-43E1-B28D-A8A9AAC84743}' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • BitMate.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Azureus' and executes as C:\Internet\P2P\Vuze\Azureus.exe.
  • Azureus.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Azureus' and executes as C:\Program Files\Vuze\Azureus.exe.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Azureus.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\System-Programme\Vuze\Azureus.exe'.
  • BitMate.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programas\Vuze\Azureus.exe'.
Network connections
  • Azureus.exe connects to gh-in-f157.1e100.net ( port 80).
  • Azureus.exe connects to 190-211-72-69.bbt.net.ar ( port 49424).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:109.03 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0037455211%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00202098%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00172454%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:123,849,920
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:7.26 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:2.27 MB
105.02 KB average
Memory:96.26 MB
Total CPU:0.0020075881%
Kernel CPU:0.00135560%
User CPU:0.00065199%
CPU cycles/sec:25,888,981
I/O reads/min:23 KB
I/O writes/min:5.5 KB

How do I remove BitMate?

Quickly and completely remove BitMate from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall BitMate 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 BitMate, 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 BitMate.

Win 7 (SP1) 82%
Win Vista (SP2) 9%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.82%
Windows XP 9.09%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 63.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.94%
  United Kingdom 11.76%
  Australia 5.88%
  Switzerland 5.88%
  Germany 5.88%
  Greece 5.88%
  Norway 5.88%
  Pakistan 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
Dell 20.00%
Apple 10.00%
American Megatrends 10.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Common models
HP-Pavilion FQ568AA-ABA s... 11.11%
HP Pro 3330 MT 11.11%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 11.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 11.11%
HP G56 Notebook PC 11.11%
Gigabyte GA-990XA-UD3 11.11%


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