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52% remove it48% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,566
United States Rank #17,498
Reach 0.0117%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.21 days
65.05 days >
Average installed length: 34.18 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.8.0.15 100.00%

Glary Utilities PRO 5.8

What is Glary Utilities PRO?  (from Glarysoft Ltd)

Automated and all-in-one PC care service with Registry Fix, Privacy Protection, System Cleaning and more.

Overview

Glary Utilities PRO 5.8 is a program developed by Glarysoft Ltd. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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). When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is integrator.exe. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 36.52 MB (38,295,174 bytes). AutoUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 48% of users of Glary Utilities PRO come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.glarysoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\glary utilities 5
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Glary Utilities 5\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 36.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Glary Utilities PRO 5.8

Program executable:integrator.exe
Name:Glary Utilities
Glary Utilities 5
Path:C:\Program Files\glary utilities 5\integrator.exe
MD5:f59723e50e23b1ea4a1d49a8971d4ee3
Additional files:
  • AppMetrics.dll - Glary Utilities (Glarysoft AppMetrics Library)
  • AutoUpdate.exe - Glary Utilities AutoUpdate
  • Backup.dll - Backup Library
  • BootTime.dll - BootTime Library
  • BottDefrag.dll - BottDefrag Library
  • CheckDisk.dll - Glary Utilities CheckDisk
  • CheckDisk.exe
  • CheckUpdate.dll - CheckUpdate Library
  • CheckUpdate.exe - Glary Utilities CheckUpdate
  • cmm.exe - Glary Utilities cmm
  • Config.dll - Config Library
  • Config_Portable.dll
  • ContextHandler.dll - Context Menu Handler
  • CrashReport.dll - Glaysoft Crash Report
  • CrashReport.exe - Glarysoft Crash Report
  • DiskAnalysis.exe - Glary Utilities DiskAnalyzsis
  • DiskCleaner.dll - Glary Utilities DiskCleaner
  • DiskCleaner.exe
  • DiskDefrag.exe - Glary Utilities Defragmenter
  • DriverBackup.exe - Driver Backup/Restore
  • dupefinder.exe - Glary Utilities Dupefinder
  • EmptyFolderFinder.exe - EmptyFolderFinder
  • EncryptExe.exe - File Decrypter
  • fileencrypt.exe - File Encrypter and Decrypter
  • FileScanFilter.dll - Glary Utilities ShortcutFixer
  • filesplitter.exe - File Splitter and Joiner
  • FileUndelete.exe - Glary Utilities FileUndelete
  • GridMap.ocx - GridMap Control
  • iehelper.exe - Browser Assistant
  • Initialize.exe - Glary Utilities Initialize
  • Integrator_Portable.exe - Glary Utilities 5
  • joinExe.exe - File Joiner
  • languages.dll - Language Library
  • LockDll.dll - LockDll Library
  • CheckDiskProgress.exe - Glary Utilites (Check Disk Progress)
  • gsd.exe - SecurelyDelete (Securely Delete Files)
  • autodll.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • ContextHandler.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Glary Utilities 3' with a class of {B3C418F8-922B-4faf-915E-59BC14448CF7}.
3 Scheduled Tasks
  • Integrator.exe is scheduled as a task named 'GU5SkipUAC'.
  • CheckUpdate.exe is scheduled as a task named 'GlaryUpdate 5' (runs daily at 10.00).
  • DiskDefrag.exe is scheduled as a task named 'DiskDefrag' (runs weekly on Mondays at 1:00 AM).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • DiskDefrag.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Disk Speedup.
  • Initialize.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named GlaryInitialize 5.

How do I remove Glary Utilities PRO?

Quickly and completely remove Glary Utilities PRO 5.8 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Glary Utilities PRO 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 Glary Utilities PRO 5.8, 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 Glary Utilities PRO.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win XP 2%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 52%
Keep it 48%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.71%
Windows 8 35.98%
Windows Vista 5.49%
Windows XP 1.83%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.40%
Windows 8.1 15.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.81%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 9.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.45%
  France 5.67%
  Italy 3.61%
  Brazil 3.09%
  Netherlands 3.09%
  Belgium 2.58%
  Germany 2.58%
  United Kingdom 2.58%
  DK 2.06%
  Canada 2.06%
  Czech Republic 2.06%
  Australia 1.55%
  Russia 1.55%
  India 1.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.61%
Acer 22.94%
Dell 19.27%
ASUS 14.68%
GIGABYTE 5.50%
Samsung 2.75%
Toshiba 2.75%
American Megatrends 1.83%
Medion 1.83%
Gateway 1.83%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6420 1.94%
Intel Corporation OakTrai... 1.94%
Dell XPS 8300 1.94%
HP 242 G1 Notebook PC 1.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.94%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.94%

About (from Glarysoft Ltd)

Glarysoft Ltd is a professional software developing company aiming multimedia,system and network applications.
Publisher URL: www.glarysoft.com

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