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49% remove it51% keep it
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VersionDistribution 5.13% 7.69% 15.38% 5.13% 66.67%

Max Registry Cleaner

What is Max Registry Cleaner?

This is a 'registry cleaner' that is supposed to clean or fix a PC by removing invalid registry settings.

About  (from MaxSecure Software)

Max Registry Cleaner provides solution to Windows registry related problems. It scans the Windows registry and finds incorrect or obsolete information in the registry. You can safely clean, repair and optimize the Windows registry by fixing this obsolete information in Windows registry. By using a Max Registry Cleane...  Read more


Max Registry Cleaner is a program developed by MaxSecure Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 31.91 MB (33,457,018 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 67% of users of Max Registry Cleaner come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.maxpcsecure.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Max Registry Cleaner\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Max Registry Cleaner\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 31.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Max Registry Cleaner

  • RCVistaService.exe (by Max Secure Software) - Max Secure Software RC Vista Service for Registry Cleaner
  • MaxLURC.exe (by Max Secure Software) - Max Secure Software Max Registry Cleaner LU
  • CloseAll.exe - Max Secure Software Close All applications
  • MaxRegistryCleaner.exe - Max Secure Software Registry Cleaner
  • MaxRCPopUp.exe - Max Secure Software Tray popup exe
  • MaxRCSystemTray.exe - Max Secure Software RCSystemTray
  • MaxSDResourceDll.dll - Max Secure Software Resoruce DLL
  • SendReport.exe - Max Secure Software Send Report
  • VchReg.dll - Max Secure Software Voucher DLL
  • CheckDll.dll - Max Secure Software CheckDll
  • SMTPDll.dll - Max Secure Software SMTP Dll
  • StartUpTipsDll.dll - Max Secure Software Tips Dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • RCVistaService.exe runs as a service named 'RCVistaSvc' (RCVistaSvc).
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • MaxRCSystemTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'RCSystemTray' which loads as C:\Program Files\Max Registry Cleaner\MaxRCSystemTray.exe.
  • MaxLURC.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'RCAutoLiveUpdate' which loads as C:\Program Files\Max Registry Cleaner\MaxLURC.exe -AUTO.

How do I remove Max Registry Cleaner?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 49%
Keep it 51%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.79%
Windows 8 23.08%
Windows XP 2.56%
Windows Vista 2.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.28%
Windows 7 Professional 12.82%
Windows 10 Home 7.69%
Windows 8.1 7.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.13%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  United Kingdom 11.11%
  Canada 5.56%
  Brazil 3.70%
  France 3.70%
  Belgium 1.85%
  VI 1.85%
  Australia 1.85%
  Spain 1.85%
  Iran 1.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.25%
Hewlett-Packard 31.25%
Toshiba 6.25%
American Megatrends 6.25%
Acer 6.25%
Samsung 3.13%
Intel 3.13%
ASUS 3.13%
Alienware 3.13%
Lenovo 3.13%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 6.25%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.13%
HP G61 Notebook PC 3.13%
Alienware Aurora-R2 3.13%
INTEL DG41TY 3.13%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1520t 3.13%


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