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What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,769
United States Rank #31,007
Reach 0.0049%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.71 days
669.89 days >
Average installed length: 351.97 days


VersionDistribution 2.08% 15.63% 4.17% 35.42% 8.33% 15.63% 18.75%

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Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials

What is Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials?  (from Avanquest Software)

Save time and money with three easy-to-use maintenance Wizards that allow you to Fix, Optimize and Protect your system, or perform a comprehensive total PC tune-up. You’ll receive detailed analysis results that are organized and easy-to-understand. Choose to safely repair everything with just One Click on the Repair Al...  Read more


Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials is a program developed by Avanquest Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is fix-it.exe. The software installer includes 45 files and is usually about 78.6 MB (82,416,540 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 37% of users of Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avanquest.com
Help link: www.avanquest.com/UK/aq-you/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\avanquest\fix-it
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{5158974E-2D28-4018-9335-7694C2974746}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 78.6 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials

Program executable:fix-it.exe
Name:Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials
Fix-It Essentials 10
Path:C:\Program Files\avanquest\fix-it\fix-it.exe
Additional files:
  • AutoUpd.dll - Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials (AutoUpdate)
  • BOOTRPR.dll - Boot Repair
  • BROWSERAPP.exe - HTML Browser
  • BrwsrWin.dll - BrowserWindow DLL
  • CheckpointNotify.exe - Checkpoint Notification
  • CreateCheckpointEngine.dll - CreateCheckpointEngine Module
  • CSEngine.dll - CSEngine Module
  • CSUI.dll - CSUI
  • errhook.dll - Error Tracker Window Hook
  • ETrack.exe - Track Error Messages
  • Firefox3Browser.dll - Internet Browser Engine
  • InternetSpeedEngine.dll - InternetSpeedEngine Module
  • ISMAGIC.exe - IStorageMagic storage file editor.
  • APMessage.exe - APMessage
  • APMLR.dll - APMLR
  • IAMC.dll - IAMC (In-Application Messaging Client)
  • bvrpctln.dll - MPT (Custom controls and utilities library)
  • APMLRIns.dll - APMLRIns
  • CheckpointTask.dll - CheckpointTask
  • CREATECHECKPOINTUI.dll - CreateCheckpointUI
  • errorui.dll - My Tool
  • InternetSpeedUI.dll - InternetSpeedUI
  • lfani11n.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS(r) DLL for Win32
  • lfavi11n.dll (by LEAD Technologies)
  • lfawd11n.dll
  • lfbmp11n.dll
  • lfcal11n.dll
  • lfCGM11n.dll
  • lfclp11N.dll
  • CheckSumTool.dll (by BVRP Software) - BVRP Software LiveUpdate (CheckSumTool)
  • js3250.dll (by Netscape Communications) - NETSCAPE (Netscape 32-bit JavaScript Module)
  • aqg.dll
  • bzip2.exe
  • ContextMenuTheme32.dll
  • ContextMenuTheme64.dll
  • fcs.exe
  • HelpFiles.exe
  • HelpFinder.dll

How do I remove Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials?

You can uninstall Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials 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 Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials, 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 Fix-It Utilities 10 Essentials.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.46%
Windows XP 15.63%
Windows Vista 13.54%
Windows 10 9.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.36%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.96%
Windows 7 Professional 13.83%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.51%
Windows 10 Home 3.19%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.94%
  Germany 29.73%
  Italy 11.71%
  France 8.11%
  Australia 2.70%
  United Kingdom 2.70%
  UA 1.80%
  Spain 1.80%
  Brazil 0.90%
  Uruguay 0.90%
  OM 0.90%
  DK 0.90%
  Czech Republic 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.42%
American Megatrends 10.42%
Acer 10.42%
Dell 8.33%
ASUS 6.25%
Lenovo 6.25%
Medion 4.17%
Toshiba 4.17%
Samsung 2.08%
Gateway 2.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.67%
LENOVO 0679 2.67%
Samsung R510/P510 1.33%
Packard Bell ixtreme M580... 1.33%
O.E.M O.E.M 1.33%
MEDIONPC MS-7658 1.33%

About (from Avanquest Software)

Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia, all featured with the latest cutting edge technology to provide a more secure and enjoyable experience to people looking for easy and affordable software solutions in everyday life.
Publisher URL: www.avanquest.com


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