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7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #40,641
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.59 days
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Average installed length: 24.69 days


15 39.44%
1.0 60.56%

Fast Shutdown


Fast Shutdown is a software program developed by XetoWare. The most common release is 1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 2 files and is usually about 1.23 MB (1,285,034 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 22% of users of Fast Shutdown come from DZ, it is also popular in the United States and IQ.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.xetoware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\XetoWare\Fast Shutdown\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\XetoWare\Fast Shutdown\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Fast Shutdown

  • Fast Shutdown.exe - Fast Shutdown
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Fast Shutdown.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EE4F0F9D-32D1-44F6-BB85-B8D6C24CC1B6}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Fast Shutdown?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win XP 4%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.92%
Windows 10 22.92%
Windows XP 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 43.57%
Windows 7 Professional 15.71%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.14%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.14%
Windows 10 Pro 5.71%
Windows Seven Black Editi... 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.77% of installs come from DZ
Which countries install it?
  DZ 21.77%
  United States 15.65%
  IQ 8.84%
  Egypt 8.84%
  France 8.16%
  MA 6.80%
  Spain 4.76%
  Italy 3.40%
  LY 2.72%
  Saudi Arabia 2.72%
  TN 2.04%
  Lebanon 1.36%
  JO 1.36%
  Germany 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.13%
Acer 30.19%
Hewlett-Packard 23.58%
ASUS 3.77%
Lenovo 2.83%
Samsung 1.89%
Toshiba 1.89%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.42%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2PT 3.54%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.54%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.65%
Dell Inspiron 1564 1.77%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.77%


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