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Should I remove ExpressCache?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #1,968
United States Rank #2,403
Reach 0.3356%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.74 days
552.82 days >
Average installed length: 290.46 days


1.0.87 3.75%
1.0.86 74.89%
1.0.82 6.68%
1.0.80 1.83%
1.0.70 0.05%
1.0.64 11.48%
1.0.48 0.11%
1.0.46 1.22%


What is ExpressCache?  (from Diskeeper)

The ExpressCache™ software product is an innovative technology developed by Condusiv Technologies to improve system speeds by incorporating SSD technology advances into Windows 7 systems. Solid State Drives (SSDs) provide significant performance benefits with high throughput capability but are not a cost-effective solu...  Read more


ExpressCache is a software program developed by Diskeeper. The most common release is 1.0.86, 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. The programs's main executable is ExpressCache.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 24.86 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 4.91 MB (5,146,105 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 43% of users of ExpressCache come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.diskeeper.com
Help link: www.diskeeper.com/support/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\ExpressCache\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2EBEFDA8-F905-4C39-AC1C-D5ABE7B3E0AE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.91 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ExpressCache

Program executable:ExpressCache.exe
ExpressCache Service
Path:C:\Program Files\Diskeeper Corporation\ExpressCache\ExpressCache.exe
Additional files:
  • NsNtfsAutoAnalyze.dll - Diskeeper (TM) Disk Defragmenter
  • NsNtfsTVE-Ex.dll - NsNtfsTVE_Ex.dll
  • PrFacade.dll - DKTABPROVIDER.EXE
  • NsNtfsBootOptimize.dll - HyperBoot for Hybrids (NsNtfsBootOptimization.dll)
  • DKC.EC.Interop.dll
  • ECAPI.dll - ExpressCache Application Interface
  • ECBase.dll - ExpressCache Base
  • ECCmd.exe - ExpressCache Command
  • ECConfig.exe - ExpressCache Configuration
  • ECCore.dll - ExpressCache Core
  • ExpressCache.exe - ExpressCache Service
  • HFSOptimizer.dll - HFSOptimizer
  • MSIHelper.dll - MSI Helper
  • MJS.dll - MJS
  • Tab.dll - UCC (TAB)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • ExpressCache.exe runs as a service named 'ExpressCache' (ExpressCache).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:24.86 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0008430614%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00041655%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00042651%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:19,948,584
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:10.15 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:2 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove ExpressCache?

You can uninstall ExpressCache 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 ExpressCache, 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 ExpressCache.

Win 10 67%
Win XP 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 67.14%
Windows 7 32.83%
Windows XP 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 29.45%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.47%
Windows 8 18.20%
Windows 10 Home 8.54%
Windows 7 Professional 4.88%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 2.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.54%
  Italy 5.69%
  Germany 5.48%
  Canada 5.06%
  United Kingdom 3.42%
  France 3.23%
  Brazil 2.81%
  Netherlands 2.33%
  Sweden 2.19%
  Australia 2.03%
  DK 1.63%
  Norway 1.60%
  Spain 1.09%
  Israel 1.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 40.78%
Samsung 21.86%
Lenovo 18.73%
Acer 15.83%
Hewlett-Packard 2.80%
Common models
ASUSTeK S400CA 8.25%
Samsung 530U3BI/530U4BI/5... 5.40%
Acer Aspire S3-391 5.33%
Samsung 700Z3A/700Z4A/700... 5.27%
ASUSTeK K56CM 5.25%
ASUSTeK UX32VD 4.95%

About Diskeeper

Condusiv is a software producer that sells and supports a number of software products including its flagship productm, Diskeeper, a tool for reducing file fragmentation; V-locity Virtual Machine, a platform disk optimizer for virtual server; Undelete, which offers protection from and recovery of accidentally deleted files.
Publisher URL: www.condusiv.com


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