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7.1.2787 5.84%
7.1.2737 80.35%
7.0.2699 0.19%
7.0.2689 5.45%
6.1.2332 7.00%
6.0.2494 0.58%
6.0.2260 0.39%
6.0.2206 0.19%

O&O CleverCache

What is O&O CleverCache?  (from O&O Software GmbH)

O&O CleverCache prevents those infamous program and application “freezes” where usually only closing the program with the Windows Task Manager can help. Simply install O&O CleverCache and let it take care of your computer or servers memory management. Users will minimize an application window to the taskbar and leave i...  Read more


O&O CleverCache is a program developed by O&O Software GmbH. The most used version is 7.1.2737, 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. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The programs's main executable is ooccctrl.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 42.16 MB of memory. It also adds an icon to the Windows notifications area in order to provide access to the program. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 18.03 MB (18,903,030 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 35% of users of O&O CleverCache come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oo-software.com/en/products/ooclevercache
Help link: www.oo-software.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\OO Software\CleverCache\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{2A64B9EB-AAEF-462B-8D5A-855B1DD5467A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 18.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by O&O CleverCache

Program executable:ooccctrl.exe
Name:O&O CleverCache
O&O CleverCache Control Center (x64)
Signed by:O and O Software GmbH
Path:C:\Program Files\OO Software\CleverCache\ooccctrl.exe
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • ooccag.exe - O&O CleverCache (O&O CleverCache Agent (x64))
  • ooccar.dll - O&O CleverCache Resource DLL (ENU) (Win32)
  • ooccguir.dll - O&O CleverCache Resource DLL (ENU) (x64)
  • ooccpsur.dll - O&O CleverCache SplashUp Resources (ENU) (x64)
  • ooccrwrs.dll - O&O CleverCache Registration Wizard Resources (ENU) (Win32)
  • ooccssur.dll
  • ooccsurs.dll - O&O CleverCache SplashUp Resources (ENU) (Win32)
  • ooccsvct.exe - O&O CleverCache Service Control (Win32)
  • OOCleverCache7Professional64Ger .exe
  • oorwiz2.dll - O&O SDK (O&O Registration Wizard (x64))
  • oorwiz2r.dll - O&O Registration Wizard Resources (ENU) (x64)
  • oosu.dll - O&O SplashUp (x64)
  • ooabout.dll - OOSDK (O&O About Dialog)
  • oorwiz.dll - O&O Registration Wizard

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ooccctrl.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ooccctrl.exe.
  • ooccag.exe runs as a service named 'O&O CleverCache Agent' (OOCleverCacheAgent) "O&O CleverCache Agent".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ooccctrl.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ooccctrl.exe' which loads as C:\Program Files\OO Software\CleverCache\ooccctrl.exe /tasktray.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:42.16 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0030307243%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00068162%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00234911%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:38,481,575
8,062,084 average
70 average
Memory:6.32 MB
Total CPU:0.0007372295%
Kernel CPU:0.00059036%
User CPU:0.00014687%
CPU cycles/sec:962,386
I/O reads/min:2.66 KB

How do I remove O&O CleverCache?

You can uninstall O&O CleverCache 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 O&O CleverCache, 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 O&O CleverCache.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Server 2003 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.98%
Windows 10 20.23%
Windows XP 9.73%
Windows Vista 4.86%
Windows Server 2003 0.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.36%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.58%
Windows 7 Professional 15.13%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.63%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.11%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.08% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 35.08%
  United States 20.26%
  France 4.88%
  Taiwan 3.56%
  United Kingdom 3.56%
  Italy 3.19%
  Austria 2.44%
  Netherlands 2.44%
  Hong Kong 1.88%
  Canada 1.88%
  Poland 1.50%
  Switzerland 1.13%
  Japan 1.13%
  UA 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 19.05%
Dell 17.46%
Hewlett-Packard 17.46%
ASUS 10.71%
Medion 5.56%
Intel 4.76%
Lenovo 2.38%
Toshiba 2.38%
American Megatrends 1.98%
Samsung 1.98%
Sahara 1.19%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.02%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 4.51%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.01%
Hewlett-Packard p6732f 2.26%
MSI MS-7850 2.26%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.26%

About O&O Software GmbH

The company develops and sells software products for data management and security, the first product beingO&O Defrag.
Publisher URL: www.oo-software.com


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