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Should I remove MyTurboPC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,752
United States Rank #7,280
Reach 0.0249%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.24 days
95.68 days >
Average installed length: 50.27 days


VersionDistribution 0.86% 34.38% 5.44% 7.74% 14.61% 7.16% 4.01% 2.58% 22.35% 0.86%


What is MyTurboPC?  (from MyTurboPC.com)

MyTurboPC is a comprehensive diagnostic program that increases the speed, performance and security of your Windows based personal computer. It cleans your registry, defrag your PC or manage startup items to increase overall speed and performance. Stabilize your PC by identifying, downloading and installing the latest d...  Read more


MyTurboPC is a software program developed by MyTurboPC.com. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). 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 primary executable is named mtpc.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 10.55 MB (11,067,031 bytes). The installed file HandleUpdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 84% of users of MyTurboPC come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.MyTurboPC.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MyTurboPC.com\MyTurboPC
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MyTurboPC.com\MyTurboPC\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 10.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MyTurboPC

Program executable:mtpc.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\myturbopc.com\myturbopc\mtpc.exe
Additional files:
  • MyResources.dll - MyTurboPC
  • noapp.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • SBTE.dll (by GFI Software) - GFI AntiMalware Common SDK Merge Module (Threat Engine Dynamic Link Library)
  • ExtensionManager.dll - Extensio Dynamic Link Library
  • SandBoxer.dll (by ParetoLogic) - SandBoxer Module
  • HandleUpdate.dll - HandleUpdate
  • 7ZipDLL.dll
  • LiteUnzip.dll - Extract the contents from a ZIP archive
  • LiteZip.dll - Create a ZIP archive
  • unrar.dll - RAR decompression library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mtpc.exe is scheduled as a task named 'MyTurboPC_sch_BF12FA25-C977-11E5-8288-1C3E84B61DA0' (runs weekly on Tuesdays at 3:35 AM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • mtpc.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named MyTurboPC Startup.
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • mtpc.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'MyTurboPC' which loads as C:\Program Files\MyTurboPC.com\MyTurboPC\mtpc.exe.
Network connections
  • mtpc.exe connects to h66-38-130-201.gtcust.grouptelecom.net ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:30.85 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0403283507%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02536619%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01496217%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove MyTurboPC?

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Or, you can uninstall MyTurboPC 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 MyTurboPC, 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 MyTurboPC.
  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) 52%
Win XP 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.44%
Windows 8 28.94%
Windows Vista 11.17%
Windows XP 5.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.06%
Windows 8.1 12.97%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.93%
Windows 10 Home 8.07%
Windows 7 Professional 8.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

83.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.92%
  United Kingdom 9.43%
  Canada 4.44%
  Australia 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.54%
Dell 28.46%
Acer 14.62%
Toshiba 10.38%
ASUS 4.23%
Intel 1.92%
Lenovo 1.54%
Samsung 0.77%
Gateway 0.77%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.52%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.87%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.87%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.58%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.58%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.94%


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