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Should I remove GoogleClean?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,447
United States Rank #10,377
Reach 0.2594%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.17 days
535.97 days >
Average installed length: 281.61 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.0.000 39.89%
4.0.112 15.40%
4.0.110 0.12%
3.7.109 4.01%
3.6.108 0.50%
3.6.107 1.85%
3.5.105 0.02%
3.5.104 0.18%
3.0.99 1.52%
3.0.98 0.14%
3.0.97 0.16%
3.0.96 0.02%
3.0.95 3.39%
3.0.101 0.06%
136 4.03%
135 0.48%
134 3.53%
133 0.10%
132 1.85%
131 0.38%
130 1.06%
129 8.82%
128 0.68%
127 0.42%
126 1.95%
125 0.08%
124 0.34%
123 0.18%
122 2.51%
121 6.32%
120 0.02%

GoogleClean

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What is GoogleClean?  (from Abelssoft GmbH)

Today Google "sees" everything. Most Google products like Google Desktop, Google Chrome, Google Picasa, Google Earth and Google Toolbar collect data about the usage, generate a unique ID and transfer them back to Google. GoogleClean can prevent this and switches off those data transfers. It allows you to use all Google...  Read more

Overview

GoogleClean is a program developed by Abelssoft GmbH. The most used version is 5.0.000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is googleclean.exe. The software installer includes 96 files and is usually about 47.26 MB (49,556,111 bytes). AbUpdater.dll 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 10. While about 79% of users of GoogleClean come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abelssoft.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GoogleClean\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GoogleClean\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 47.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GoogleClean

Program executable:googleclean.exe
Name:GoogleClean
Path:C:\Program Files\googleclean\googleclean.exe
MD5:d30ecc811a8b40a202662074a6a6803f
Additional files:
  • AbLiteRegistration.dll - AbLiteRegistration
  • AbFlexTransEditor.exe - AbFlexTransEditor
  • AbBugReporter.dll - AbBugReporter
  • AbUpdater.dll - AbUpdater
  • XDMessaging.Transport.IOStream.dll (by TheCodeKing) - XDMessaging.Transport.IOStream
  • Xceed.Wpf.Toolkit.dll (by Xceed Software) - Xceed Extended WPF Toolkit
  • XDMessaging.dll (by TheCodeKing) - TheCodeKing.Net.Messaging (XDMessaging Library)
  • CloseGoogleUpdateService.exe - CloseGoogleUpdateService
  • GDesktopFilesEncrypter.exe (by Ascora GmbH) - GDesktopFilesEncrypter
  • AntiBrowserSpyLibrary.dll (by Ascora GmbH) - AntiBrowserSpyLibrary
  • GoogleCleanResources.dll - GoogleCleanResources
  • AbUpdateBugReporter.dll - AbUpdateBugReporter
  • IndexDatFileDeleter.exe - IndexDatFileDeleter
  • AbAffiliateWriter.exe - AbAffiliateWriter
  • AbWpfRegistration.dll (by Ascora) - AbWpfRegistration
  • AbProcessManager.dll - AbProcessManager
  • AbSettingsKeeper.dll (by Ascora) - AbSettingsKeeper
  • AbFontInstaller.exe - AbFontInstaller
  • AbNewsletterAbo.dll - AbNewsletterAbo
  • ChromeIdCleaner.exe - ChromeIdCleaner
  • AbStartManager.dll - AbStartManager
  • Hardcodet.Wpf.TaskbarNotification.dll (by hardcodet.net) - NotifyIcon WPF (NotifyIcon for WPF)
  • WpfAnimatedGif.dll (by Thomas Levesque) - WpfAnimatedGif
  • AbGUIElements.dll - AbGUIElements
  • AbRegistryLib.dll - AbRegistryLib
  • AntiSpyPlugin.dll - AntiSpyPlugin
  • CleanupPlugin.dll - CleanupPlugin
  • NetworkConfig.exe - NetworkConfig
  • AbCommonsWPF.dll - AbCommonsWPF
  • AbCookiesLib.dll - AbCookiesLib
  • AbBrowserLibs.dll - BrowserLibs
  • AbFlexTrans.dll - AbFlexTrans
  • AbGoogleLib.dll - AbGoogleLib
  • AbScheduler.dll - AbScheduler
  • Ags.Commons.dll - Ags.Commons
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll (by CodePlex Community) - TaskService (Task Scheduler Wrapper)
  • AbSettings.dll - AbSettings
  • AbCommons.dll - AbCommons
  • AgsPlugin.dll - AgsPlugin
  • AbGauge.dll - AbGauge
  • Commons.dll - Commons
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (log4net for .NET Framework 1.0)
  • AbsGui.dll - AbsGui
  • AbApi.dll - AbApi
  • AbGui.dll - AbGui
  • closeapp.exe
  • itextsharp.dll - iTextSharp
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • GoogleClean.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AntiGoogleSpy' and executes as C:\Program Files\GoogleClean\GoogleClean.exe.

How do I remove GoogleClean?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista 0%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.89%
Windows 10 36.54%
Windows Vista 4.79%
Windows XP 3.75%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.93%
Windows 10 Home 12.25%
Windows 8.1 10.80%
Windows 7 Professional 9.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.44%
Windows 10 Pro 4.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.48% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 79.48%
  United States 6.75%
  Austria 2.66%
  Netherlands 2.00%
  United Kingdom 1.16%
  France 1.04%
  Australia 0.88%
  Switzerland 0.82%
  Poland 0.74%
  Belgium 0.58%
  Italy 0.52%
  Spain 0.52%
  Romania 0.28%
  Czech Republic 0.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 34.01%
Acer 21.86%
Hewlett-Packard 11.02%
Dell 8.38%
ASUS 7.47%
GIGABYTE 7.13%
Lenovo 3.06%
Samsung 2.49%
Intel 1.43%
American Megatrends 1.21%
Toshiba 0.98%
Sahara 0.94%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 6.07%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 4.83%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 4.00%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 3.38%
MEDION MS-7797 3.04%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.76%

About (from Abelssoft GmbH)

Abelssoft is a business unit of Ascora GmbH and is based in northern Germany.
Publisher URL: www.abelssoft.net

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