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Should I remove CrystalDiskInfo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,463
United States Rank #25,952
Reach 0.0127%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 226.43 days
774.81 days >
Average installed length: 407.11 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.0.0 100.00%

CrystalDiskInfo 5.0.0

What is CrystalDiskInfo?

CrystalDiskInfo is a HDD/SSD utility software which supports a part of USB connection and Intel RAID. CrystalDiskInfo is a HDD health monitoring utility. It displays basic HDD information, monitors S.M.A.R.T. values, and disk temperature.

Overview

During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 main program executable is diskinfo.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 3.25 MB (3,406,872 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: crystalmark.info
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CrystalDiskInfo\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CrystalDiskInfo\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CrystalDiskInfo 5.0.0

Program executable:diskinfo.exe
Name:CrystalDiskInfo
Path:C:\Program Files\crystaldiskinfo\diskinfo.exe
MD5:feae907f764bd39856b5b42d454cc617
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DiskInfo.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EC38F730-8050-445F-9153-921F614C7AE9}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • DiskInfo.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named CrystalDiskInfo.

How do I remove CrystalDiskInfo?

You can uninstall CrystalDiskInfo 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 CrystalDiskInfo 5.0.0, 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 CrystalDiskInfo.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.20%
Windows XP 11.60%
Windows 10 9.60%
Windows Vista 5.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.36%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.65%
Windows 7 Professional 19.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.74%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.05%
Windows 10 Home 2.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.25% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 35.25%
  United States 23.37%
  France 9.96%
  Japan 4.60%
  Czech Republic 2.30%
  Taiwan 1.53%
  Switzerland 1.53%
  Austria 1.53%
  Poland 1.53%
  United Kingdom 1.53%
  MA 1.15%
  Belgium 1.15%
  Finland 1.15%
  Russia 1.15%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.49%
Dell 20.66%
GIGABYTE 18.18%
Hewlett-Packard 16.53%
ASUS 5.79%
Intel 4.96%
Medion 3.31%
American Megatrends 2.48%
MSI 1.65%
Sahara 1.65%
Sony 1.65%
Toshiba 1.65%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.75%
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 1.83%
Gigabyte GA-870A-USB3 1.83%
Acer TravelMate 5760Z 1.83%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.83%
ASUS All Series 1.83%

Publisher URL: crystalmark.info

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