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Should I remove MicroVolts?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,019
United States Rank #45,478
Reach 0.0060%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 56.98 days
509.85 days >
Average installed length: 267.88 days



MicroVolts is a program developed by RockHippo Productions. 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 Launcher.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 1.1 MB (1,154,896 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 15% of users of MicroVolts come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microvolts.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MicroVolts\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MicroVolts\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MicroVolts

Program executable:Launcher.exe
MicroVolts Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\MicroVolts\Launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • Launcher.exe (by NQGames) - MicroVolts (MicroVolts Launcher)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{72F41C53-030A-4ADE-903F-843A5B54AEF5}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Launcher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\MicroVolts\Launcher.exe'.

How do I remove MicroVolts?

You can uninstall MicroVolts 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 MicroVolts, 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 MicroVolts.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.59%
Windows 10 6.78%
Windows Vista 4.24%
Windows XP 3.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.61%
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.12%
Windows 7 Professional 9.32%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.24%
Windows 8 2.54%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 14.75%
  Brazil 11.48%
  Germany 8.20%
  Israel 8.20%
  Romania 5.74%
  Belgium 4.10%
  France 4.10%
  Italy 4.10%
  Netherlands 4.10%
  Portugal 4.10%
  Saudi Arabia 2.46%
  Argentina 1.64%
  Austria 1.64%
  DK 1.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 28.92%
Hewlett-Packard 25.30%
Dell 16.87%
ASUS 9.64%
Toshiba 4.82%
Intel 3.61%
Medion 2.41%
Samsung 2.41%
Alienware 1.20%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 2.97%
Positivo Positivo MO... 2.97%
Gigabyte GA-A55M-S2HP 1.98%
ASUSTeK K54LY 1.98%
Acer Aspire 5750G 1.98%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 1.98%


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