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Should I remove Citrio?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,446
Reach 0.0069%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.96 days
234.95 days >
Average installed length: 123.45 days


33.0.1750.235 5.26%
33.0.1750.233 3.01%
33.0.1750.232 7.52%
31.0.1650.224 63.16%
30.0.1599.220 9.77%
30.0.1599.219 11.28%

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Citrio is a software program developed by CATALINA GROUP LTD. The most common release is 31.0.1650.224, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 primary executable is named chrome.exe. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 287.73 MB (301,701,778 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 18% of users of Citrio come from the United States, it is also popular in DZ and MA.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\CatalinaGroup\Citrio\Application
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\CatalinaGroup\Citrio\Application\31.0.1650.224\Installer\setup.exe" --uninstall
Estimated size: 287.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Citrio

Program executable:chrome.exe
Additional files:
  • old_chrome.exe - Citrio
  • chrome_frame_helper.dll - Google Chrome Frame (Chrome Frame renders the Web of the future in the browsers of the past. It's like strapping a rocket engine to a minivan.)
  • chrome_frame_helper.exe
  • chrome_launcher.exe
  • npchrome_frame.dll
  • chrome.dll
  • chrome_child.dll
  • delegate_execute.exe
  • metro_driver.dll
  • nacl64.exe
  • setup.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • chrome.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DA8752C2-9EDC-44CB-84CB-5F79F14E56CF}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • chrome.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'GoogleChromeAutoLaunch_F0E0090EB9714F1E1D8042F6CCB' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\local\catalinagroup\citrio\application\chrome.exe" --no-startup-window.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • chrome.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\CatalinaGroup\Citrio\Application\chrome.exe'.

How do I remove Citrio?

Quickly and completely remove Citrio from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Citrio 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 Citrio, 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 Citrio.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.42%
Windows 10 18.66%
Windows XP 11.94%
Windows Vista 2.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.06%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.12%
Windows 7 Professional 10.61%
Windows 8 3.79%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 18.25%
  DZ 12.41%
  MA 8.03%
  Saudi Arabia 5.84%
  TN 4.38%
  Brazil 3.65%
  LY 2.92%
  Thailand 2.92%
  Iran 2.92%
  Malaysia 2.92%
  India 2.19%
  Egypt 2.19%
  Belgium 1.46%
  RS 1.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.60%
Acer 19.15%
Dell 18.09%
Toshiba 11.70%
Samsung 8.51%
ASUS 3.19%
American Megatrends 3.19%
Intel 3.19%
Lenovo 2.13%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.48%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.80%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.80%
Dell Inspiron N5050 1.87%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 1.87%
Acer Aspire 5750G 1.87%


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