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Should I remove DonutQuotes?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,067
United States Rank #16,330
Reach 0.0051%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.10 days
209.47 days >
Average installed length: 110.06 days


VersionDistribution 30.69% 9.90% 19.80% 0.99% 1.98% 36.63%



DonutQuotes is a software program developed by DonutLeads. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 8 files and is usually about 1.39 MB (1,458,348 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 91% of users of DonutQuotes come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\donutleads
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\donutleads\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DonutQuotes

  • uninstall.exe - donutleads (DonutQuotes)
  • DonutLeadsService.exe - DonutLeadsService
  • ScheduledTask.exe - ScheduledTask
  • Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll (by CodePlex Community) - TaskService (Task Scheduler Wrapper)
  • RestSharp.dll (by John Sheehan, RestSharp Community) - RestSharp

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ScheduledTask.exe is scheduled as a task named 'DonutQuotes' (runs daily at 09:47).
  • DonutLeadsService.exe runs as a service named 'DonutQuotes' (donutleadsServiceCore) "Enables you to find the best service professionals in your area and compare offers.".

How do I remove DonutQuotes?

You can uninstall DonutQuotes 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 DonutQuotes, 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 DonutQuotes.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.94%
Windows 10 42.16%
Windows Vista 3.92%
Windows XP 0.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.37%
Windows 8.1 27.27%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 8 8.08%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.96% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.96%
  United Kingdom 7.23%
  Australia 0.60%
  Iran 0.60%
  YE 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.56%
Dell 19.35%
Acer 13.98%
Toshiba 12.90%
ASUS 7.53%
Lenovo 5.38%
Intel 2.15%
Samsung 1.08%
Sony 1.08%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 4.21%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.16%
Dell Inspiron 545 2.11%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.11%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 2.11%


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