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Should I remove EVEREST Ultimate Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,147
United States Rank #8,206
Reach 0.1833%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.76 days
435.51 days >
Average installed length: 228.83 days


5.50 100.00%

EVEREST Ultimate Edition v5.50

What is EVEREST Ultimate Edition?  (from Lavalys Inc)

EVEREST Ultimate Edition is a complete PC diagnostics software utility that assists you while installing, optimizing or troubleshooting your computer by providing all the information you can think of about your system – from hardware devices and installed drivers to operating system security and stability metrics. Mor...  Read more


EVEREST Ultimate Edition v5.50 is a program developed by Lavalys Inc. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is everest.exe. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 15.94 MB (16,712,155 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 14% of users of EVEREST Ultimate Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lavalys.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Ultimate Edition\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Ultimate Edition\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 15.94 MB

Program filesFiles installed by EVEREST Ultimate Edition v5.50

Program executable:everest.exe
Name:EVEREST Ultimate Edition
Path:C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Ultimate Edition\everest.exe
Additional files:
  • everest_bench.dll - EVEREST Benchmark Module
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • everest.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6BCBB818-12A4-42DE-AE7A-A76BE41F8E89}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • everest.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named EVEREST AutoStart.
Startup File (User Run)
  • everest.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'EVEREST AutoStart' and executes as C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Ultimate Edition\everest.exe.
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • everest.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'EVEREST AutoStart' which loads as C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Ultimate Edition\everest.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • everest.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Ultimate Edition\everest.exe'.

How do I remove EVEREST Ultimate Edition?

You can uninstall EVEREST Ultimate Edition 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 EVEREST Ultimate Edition v5.50, 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 EVEREST Ultimate Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 10 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.86%
Windows 10 20.13%
Windows XP 9.69%
Windows Vista 2.24%
Windows Server 2003 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.83%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.89%
Windows 7 Professional 12.19%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.75%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.94%
Windows 10 Pro 3.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

13.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 13.62%
  France 12.55%
  Germany 12.31%
  Brazil 6.77%
  Italy 4.36%
  Spain 4.00%
  Czech Republic 3.07%
  Poland 3.07%
  Russia 2.60%
  Argentina 2.25%
  United Kingdom 1.89%
  BG 1.75%
  Canada 1.70%
  Romania 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.10%
Hewlett-Packard 18.96%
Dell 14.74%
ASUS 13.81%
Samsung 3.40%
Intel 3.18%
American Megatrends 2.85%
Lenovo 2.68%
Toshiba 1.86%
Sahara 0.99%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.68%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.01%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.84%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.68%
MSI MS-7592 2.51%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.34%

About (from Lavalys Inc)

Lavalys has created and developed market leading computer diagnostics, hardware monitoring, network audit, and benchmarking software solutions based on our proven, award-winning EVEREST technology.
Publisher URL: www.lavalys.com


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