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Should I remove MaxPerforma Optimizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
68% remove it32% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,174
United States Rank #21,543
Reach 0.0041%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.11 days
593.15 days >
Average installed length: 311.65 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

MaxPerforma Optimizer

What is MaxPerforma Optimizer?  (from AVSoftware)

The Windows Registry stores settings and options for Windows OS. Over time, the registry gradually grows in size and gets cluttered with invalid data. This slows Windows down to crawl and causes other issues. MaxPerforma Optimizer will clean, optimize and tweak your registry to improve the performance of your computer....  Read more


MaxPerforma Optimizer is a program developed by AVSoftware. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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). The main program executable is MaxPerforma.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 7.88 MB (8,262,396 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 80% of users of MaxPerforma Optimizer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Iran.
  • Starts automatically
  • Installed as part of a co-bundle
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
MaxPerforma Optimizer has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.maxperforma.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MaxPerforma Optimizer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MaxPerforma Optimizer\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.88 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MaxPerforma Optimizer

Program executable:MaxPerforma.exe
Name:MaxPerforma Optimizer
Path:C:\Program Files\MaxPerforma Optimizer\MaxPerforma.exe
Additional files:
  • MaxPerforma.exe - MaxPerforma Optimizer
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MaxPerforma.exe is scheduled as a task named 'MaxPerformaSys' (runs daily at 2:05 PM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • MaxPerforma.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named MaxPerforma.
Startup File (User Run)
  • MaxPerforma.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'MPOptimizer' and executes as "C:\Program Files\MaxPerforma Optimizer\MaxPerforma.exe" /scan.

How do I remove MaxPerforma Optimizer?

You can uninstall MaxPerforma Optimizer 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 MaxPerforma Optimizer, 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 MaxPerforma Optimizer.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 68%
Keep it 32%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.66%
Windows 10 32.93%
Windows Vista 10.98%
Windows XP 2.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.80%
Windows 8 19.75%
Windows 8.1 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.64%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.41%
Windows 7 Professional 6.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.65%
  United Kingdom 14.16%
  Iran 1.77%
  United Arab Emirates 0.88%
  Australia 0.88%
  Canada 0.88%
  Israel 0.88%
  YE 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.78%
Dell 17.39%
Toshiba 13.04%
Lenovo 11.59%
Acer 7.25%
ASUS 7.25%
MSI 2.90%
Sony 1.45%
Samsung 1.45%
Intel 1.45%
Gateway 1.45%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.90%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.60%
Dell Inspiron 1750 2.60%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.60%
TOSHIBA Satellite S955 2.60%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.60%


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