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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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BonusPack is a software program developed by bhv Publishing GmbH. 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 setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 14.35 MB (15,050,753 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 33% of users of BonusPack come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bhv.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\formosoft\pc aquarium deluxe 3.0
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Formosoft\PC Aquarium Deluxe 3.0\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 14.35 MB

Program filesFiles installed by BonusPack

  • AR_ActiveDesktop.exe
  • AR_ConfigSet.exe
  • unins000.exe (by Jordan Russell) - Inno Setup Uninstaller
  • AquaReal.ocx (by formosoft) - AquaRealActiveDesktop ActiveX Control Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AR_ActiveDesktop.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{2290BE92-21EC-4548-AA01-B108B4E38988}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove BonusPack?

You can uninstall BonusPack 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 BonusPack, 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 BonusPack.

Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 46.67%
Windows 10 30.00%
Windows Vista 15.00%
Windows XP 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 10 Home 13.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.33%
Windows 10 Pro 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.33%
  Germany 26.09%
  United Kingdom 13.04%
  Netherlands 13.04%
  Canada 4.35%
  Italy 2.90%
  Australia 1.45%
  France 1.45%
  Greece 1.45%
  Philippines 1.45%
  South Africa 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.29%
Acer 14.71%
Gateway 8.82%
ASUS 8.82%
Intel 5.88%
Dell 5.88%
Lenovo 5.88%
Alienware 2.94%
American Megatrends 2.94%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L670 1.89%
TOSHIBA Satellite L45 1.89%
Sony VPCEA1S1E 1.89%
Samsung R540/R580/R780/SA... 1.89%


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