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Driver Booster 5


Driver Booster 5 is a software program developed by IObit. 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 primary executable is named driverbooster.exe. The setup package generally installs about 41 files and is usually about 76.61 MB (80,330,417 bytes). The installed file AUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 83% of users of Driver Booster 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IObit\Driver Booster\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\IObit\Driver Booster\5.0.3\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 76.61 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Driver Booster 5

Program executable:driverbooster.exe
Name:Driver Booster
Path:C:\Program Files\iobit\driver booster\5.0.3\driverbooster.exe
Additional files:
  • TaskMgr.dll - IObit TaskSchedule Dynamic Link Library
  • MsgBoxEx.dll - Message Box DLL
  • AUpdate.exe - Driver Booster (IObit AUpdate)
  • AutoNts.exe - Driver Booster AutoNts
  • AutoUpdate.exe - Driver Booster Updater
  • Backup.exe - Driver Booster Backup
  • Bugreport.exe - Driver Booster Bugreport
  • CareScan.exe - CareScan
  • Cmpnt.dll - Cmpnt
  • DBDownloader.exe - Driver Booster Downloader
  • DriverUpdate.exe - Driver Booster Driver Update
  • FaultFixes.exe - Fault Fixes
  • GameCheck.dll - Game Detect
  • HWiNFO.exe - Hardware Information
  • InstStat.exe - Driver Booster InstStat
  • IObitDownloader.exe - Action Center Downloader
  • NoteIcon.exe
  • Promote.exe - Uninstall Driver Booster
  • ScanDisp.exe - Driver Booster Scan Dispatch
  • Scanner.dll - Driver Booster Scanner
  • ScanWinUpd.exe - IObit ScanWinUpd
  • Scheduler.exe - Driver Booster Scheduler
  • ScreenShot.exe - ScreenShot
  • SetupHlp.exe - Driver Booster Setup Helper
  • SysInfo.exe - IOBit System Information
  • SysRest.dll - System Restore Tools
  • Zip.dll - Zip Library
  • DataState.dll - DataState
  • CommStat.dll - Usage Statistics Tool
  • ICONPIN32.dll - Icon Pin

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DriverBooster.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Driver Booster SkipUAC (Graham)'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Scheduler.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Driver Booster Scheduler.

How do I remove Driver Booster 5?

Quickly and completely remove Driver Booster 5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Driver Booster 5 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 Driver Booster 5, 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 Driver Booster 5.

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

83.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.33%
  United Kingdom 16.67%

About (from IObit)

Founded in 2004 by two creative and enthusiastic programmers, IObit is focused on providing consumers with innovative and comprehensive system utilities and security software for superior PC performance and security.
Publisher URL: www.iobit.com


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