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Should I remove InstantOn?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,163
United States Rank #32,833
Reach 0.0269%


2.1.0 87.80%
2.0.5 2.65%
2.0.3 3.45%
2.0.0 2.39%
1.0.2 3.71%

Typically installed together

Other programs by ASUS



InstantOn is a program developed by ASUS. The most used version is 2.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The main program executable is _6FEFF9B68218417F98F549.exe. The software installer includes 11 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 14% of users of InstantOn come from France, it is also popular in Netherlands and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.asus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\instanton\instanton.gadget\images
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{749F674B-2674-47E8-879C-5626A06B2A91}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by InstantOn

Program executable:_6FEFF9B68218417F98F549.exe
Additional files:
  • gadgetcontroller.exe - ASUS GadgetController
  • install.dll
  • projectcontrol.dll
  • insonwmi.exe - InsOnWMI
  • instantoncom.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • insonwmi.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named InsOnWMI.

How do I remove InstantOn?

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

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.41%
Windows 8 14.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.21%
Windows 10 Home 11.44%
Windows 7 Home Basic 8.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.99%
Windows 7 Professional 3.81%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

13.62% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 13.62%
  Netherlands 10.90%
  Italy 9.81%
  Brazil 8.72%
  United States 6.27%
  Germany 6.27%
  Spain 4.36%
  Portugal 3.54%
  Belgium 2.72%
  Australia 2.45%
  Poland 2.18%
  Malaysia 2.18%
  Iran 1.91%
  Saudi Arabia 1.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 97.65%
Hewlett-Packard 1.76%
Lenovo 0.29%
Acer 0.29%
Common models
ASUSTeK K54LY 32.14%
ASUSTeK N55SF 25.82%
ASUSTeK N75SF 19.78%
ASUSTeK K84C 7.97%
ASUSTeK N45SF 3.02%
ASUSTeK 1215B 3.02%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com


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