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Should I remove DriverTurbo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,750
United States Rank #20,124
Reach 0.0443%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.81 days
260.02 days >
Average installed length: 136.62 days


3.5.0 0.69%
3.3.1 0.11%
3.3.0 21.53%
3.2.0 63.34%
3.0.0 8.36%
2.7.0 5.96%



DriverTurbo is a program developed by DeskToolsSoft. The most used version is 3.2.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 driverturbo.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 8.16 MB (8,553,995 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 50% of users of DriverTurbo come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DriverTurbo
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DriverTurbo\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 8.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DriverTurbo

Program executable:driverturbo.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\driverturbo\driverturbo.exe
Additional files:
  • Resource.dll - DriverTurbo

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DriverTurbo.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{17A613DA-25E1-43ED-B1C6-496EC21BE088}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • DriverTurbo.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DriverTurbo.
Startup File (User Run)
  • DriverTurbo.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DriverTurbo' and executes as C:\Program Files\DriverTurbo\DriverTurbo.exe.

How do I remove DriverTurbo?

You can uninstall DriverTurbo 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 DriverTurbo, 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 DriverTurbo.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.57%
Windows 10 39.98%
Windows Vista 8.02%
Windows XP 3.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.03%
Windows 8.1 13.20%
Windows 10 Home 11.48%
Windows 7 Professional 8.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.83% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 49.83%
  United States 11.85%
  Netherlands 7.13%
  France 5.75%
  Austria 4.60%
  Sweden 2.42%
  Belgium 1.96%
  Norway 1.96%
  Finland 1.73%
  DK 1.61%
  Switzerland 1.50%
  United Kingdom 0.92%
  MA 0.69%
  Australia 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.17%
Acer 20.36%
Medion 15.93%
Dell 11.69%
Toshiba 9.27%
ASUS 8.27%
Samsung 5.24%
Lenovo 4.23%
American Megatrends 1.01%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.89%
MEDION MS-7797 2.48%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.07%
HP-Pavilion VN433AA-ABF p... 2.07%
Acer Aspire 7750G 2.07%
HP ENVY 17 TS Notebook PC 2.07%


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