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Should I remove Maxthon App Store?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,503
United States Rank #10,916
Reach 0.0224%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.83 days
172.02 days >
Average installed length: 90.38 days


VersionDistribution 87.98% 12.02%

Maxthon App Store


Maxthon App Store is a program developed by Maxthon. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is maxthonappstore.exe. The software installer includes 24 files and is usually about 32.5 MB (34,079,071 bytes). MaxthonAppStoreUpdater.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 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 56% of users of Maxthon App Store come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Egypt.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\maxthon app store\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Maxthon App Store\\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 32.5 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Maxthon App Store

Program executable:maxthonappstore.exe
Name:Maxthon App Store
Path:C:\Program Files\maxthon app store\\maxthonappstore.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - Maxthon App Store (Setup/Uninstall)
  • bdappdownloader.exe - Maxthon AppStore Downloader
  • CrashReport.exe
  • AppLogReporter.exe - Log Reporter
  • CrashUL.exe
  • MaxthonAppStoreUpdater.exe
  • MaxthonAppStoreUtilExe.exe
  • UnKnowFile.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MaxthonAppStore.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4994BC82-F2A3-465A-9C4D-3654ABAB442D}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • MaxthonAppStore.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Maxthon App Store\\MaxthonAppStore.exe'.

How do I remove Maxthon App Store?

You can uninstall Maxthon App Store 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 Maxthon App Store, 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 Maxthon App Store.

Win 10 60%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 60.32%
Windows 7 35.83%
Windows XP 2.04%
Windows Vista 1.81%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 22.22%
Windows 10 Pro 19.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.19%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.88%
Windows 7 Professional 8.39%
Windows 8.1 4.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.09%
  United Kingdom 5.73%
  Egypt 3.23%
  Canada 1.97%
  Romania 1.79%
  Saudi Arabia 1.79%
  BG 1.61%
  India 1.43%
  BD 1.43%
  Netherlands 1.25%
  Australia 1.08%
  IQ 1.08%
  Norway 0.90%
  Austria 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 18.28%
Acer 14.70%
Lenovo 11.83%
Toshiba 6.81%
Samsung 3.94%
ASUS 3.58%
Intel 1.43%
Alienware 0.72%
Common models
Gateway NE56R 2.89%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.89%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.31%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.31%
LENOVO 20240 2.31%
Dell Latitude E5400 1.73%


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