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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 #6,788
United States Rank #11,124
Reach 0.0640%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.91 days
85.85 days >
Average installed length: 45.11 days


VersionDistribution 0.48% 0.24% 1.74% 0.08% 0.08% 46.55% 1.11% 0.16% 0.24% 27.91% 4.04% 2.62% 3.17% 3.89% 7.69%

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Maxthon Nitro


Maxthon Nitro is a program developed by Maxthon International Limited. 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 main program executable is MxNitro.exe. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 127.3 MB (133,487,713 bytes). mx_update.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 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 22% of users of Maxthon Nitro come from the United States, it is also popular in DZ and MA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.maxthon.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\mxnitro\
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\mxnitro\\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 127.3 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Maxthon Nitro

Program executable:MxNitro.exe
Name:Maxthon Nitro
Additional files:
  • mx_core.dll - mt_core Dynamic Link Library (mt_core)
  • MxHttpRq.dll - Maxthon MxHttpRq (MxHttpRq)
  • mx_update.exe - MxNitro Browser
  • mxnitro1.0.1.3000_cc8a6485653fa5a52ba6d0896d0a2afc.exe
  • MxUI.dll - MxUI (MxUI - embeddable HTML rendering and layout component)
  • MxNitro.exe - Maxthon Nitro
  • MxNitro_old.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MxNitro.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8C012488-4FA7-4B79-A34A-46069D66AC78}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Maxthon Nitro?

You can uninstall Maxthon Nitro 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 Nitro, 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 Nitro.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.73%
Windows 10 42.99%
Windows XP 3.48%
Windows Vista 0.71%
Windows Server 2003 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.91%
Windows 7 Professional 11.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.32%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.92%
Windows 10 Pro 7.01%
Windows 8.1 5.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

22.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 22.39%
  DZ 11.93%
  MA 8.38%
  Egypt 6.75%
  Italy 4.82%
  United Kingdom 4.00%
  IQ 3.93%
  France 2.67%
  TN 2.45%
  Germany 2.22%
  Saudi Arabia 2.15%
  Russia 2.00%
  India 1.19%
  Canada 1.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.54%
Dell 19.84%
Acer 19.58%
Toshiba 7.96%
ASUS 7.70%
Lenovo 5.35%
Samsung 3.79%
Intel 1.83%
American Megatrends 0.78%
MSI 0.65%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.57%
Dell Inspiron 3521 3.81%
MSI MS-7788 3.81%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.05%
ASUS All Series 3.05%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.28%

About (from Maxthon International Limited)

Maxthon International transforms the web browsing experience for personal computers and mobile devices.
Publisher URL: www.maxthon.com


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