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22% remove it78% keep it
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VersionDistribution 23.08% 9.23% 40.00% 3.08% 4.62% 3.08% 4.62% 1.54% 3.08% 4.62% 3.08%

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Nero TuneItUp PRO


Nero TuneItUp PRO is a program developed by Nero AG. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 tuneitup.exe. The software installer includes 56 files and is usually about 25.22 MB (26,447,197 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of Nero TuneItUp PRO come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nero.com
Help link: support.nero.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero TuneItUp\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero TuneItUp\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 25.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Nero TuneItUp PRO

Program executable:tuneitup.exe
Name:Nero TuneItUp
Path:C:\Program Files\nero\nero tuneitup\tuneitup.exe
Additional files:
  • gahelper.dll - simplitec Power Suite
  • MrLogger.dll
  • MrStyler.dll
  • simpliprotect.dll - simplitec simpliprotect
  • Autopilot.exe - Nero TuneItUp (Nero TuneItUp Autopilot)
  • InstallHelper.dll - Nero
  • ServiceProvider.exe - Nero TuneItUp Tray (Service Provider)
  • tuneitupStart.exe
  • CrashLogMailer.exe (by simplitec GmbH) - Simplitec CrashLogMailer (CrashLogMailer)
  • PSInstallHelper.dll (by simplitec GmbH) - simplitec Power Suite Installer Helper
  • ExceptionHandler32.dll - ExceptionHandler
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • TuneItUp.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Nero TuneItUp'.
  • ServiceProvider.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Nero TuneItUp (Tray)'.
3 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • ServiceProvider.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Nero TuneItUp (Tray).
  • Autopilot.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Nero TuneItUp PRO (Autopilot.exe).
  • TuneItUp.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Nero TuneItUp PRO (Tray).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ServiceProvider.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Nero TuneItUp PRO (Tray)' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero TuneItUp\ServiceProvider.exe".
2 Startup Files (All Users Run Once)
  • tuneitupStart.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'tuneitupStart.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\Nero AG\Nero\Nero TuneItUp\tuneitupStart.exe /register.
  • ServiceProvider.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ServiceProvider.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\Nero AG\Nero\Nero TuneItUp\ServiceProvider.exe /register.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • tuneitup.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero TuneItUp\tuneitup.exe'.

How do I remove Nero TuneItUp PRO?

You can uninstall Nero TuneItUp PRO 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 Nero TuneItUp PRO, 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 Nero TuneItUp PRO.

Win 10 83%
Win 7 (SP1) 17%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 83.08%
Windows 7 16.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 49.23%
Windows 10 Pro 27.69%
Windows 7 Professional 12.31%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.62%
Windows 10 Enterprise 3.08%
Windows 10 Education 1.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.29%
  Germany 16.47%
  France 5.88%
  Netherlands 5.88%
  Italy 4.71%
  Finland 2.35%
  Austria 2.35%
  New Zealand 1.18%
  Portugal 1.18%
  Spain 1.18%
  Israel 1.18%
  Canada 1.18%
  United Kingdom 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.64%
Acer 17.95%
Medion 12.82%
Dell 10.26%
ASUS 10.26%
Lenovo 2.56%
Samsung 2.56%
American Megatrends 2.56%
Intel 2.56%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.33%
MEDION Akoya P5320 E MD88... 4.17%
MSI MS-7982 4.17%
Motherboard by ZOTAC Moth... 2.08%
MEDION Akoya E2003 F/C046 2.08%
HP 750-114 2.08%

About Nero AG

Nero is a software company best known for its burning software, Nero Burning ROM.
Publisher URL: www.nero.com


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