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Should I remove OptimizerPro?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
83% remove it17% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,791
Reach 0.0039%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.60 days
814.13 days >
Average installed length: 427.76 days


1.0 100.00%

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What is OptimizerPro?

CloudSoft OptimizerPro is an umwanted and potentially harmful application installed as a web browser plugin within Internet Explorer and Firefox. OptimizedPro uses the open source wxDownload Fast (also known as wxDFast) program to download and install additional bundled applications.


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 main program executable is OptimizerPro.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The setup package is about 1.74 MB (1,824,056 bytes) when donwloaded.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in OptimizerPro.
OptimizerPro.exe (dfdd36a5ec4bc7ceb2db853998ecbc57) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
avast! 2014.9-131022 Win32:Trojan-gen
Baidu-International Trojan.Win32.Agent.39
Bkav FE W32.Clod04b.Trojan
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.328 TROJ_GEN.F47V1015
OptimizerPro has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\CloudSoft\OptimizerPro
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\INSTAL~3\OPTIMI~1\Setup.exe /remove /q0
Estimated size: 1.74 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by OptimizerPro

Program executable:OptimizerPro.exe (Malware detected)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • OptimizerPro.exe is scheduled as a task named 'C:\WINXP\Tasks\schedule!3965101766.job'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • OptimizerPro.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task with the class {B37BF07C-7427-48D6-8901-FC78B0BBD828}.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.6 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001872036%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00011660%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007060%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,455
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:19 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove OptimizerPro?

You can uninstall OptimizerPro 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 OptimizerPro, 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 OptimizerPro.
  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) 64%
Win XP 1%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 83%
Keep it 17%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.03%
Windows XP 15.58%
Windows Vista 5.19%
Windows 10 5.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.06%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.58%
Windows 7 Professional 11.69%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.19%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 18.60%
  Taiwan 13.95%
  Brazil 5.81%
  United Kingdom 5.81%
  Hong Kong 3.49%
  Indonesia 3.49%
  Italy 3.49%
  Saudi Arabia 3.49%
  Australia 2.33%
  Canada 2.33%
  Egypt 2.33%
  Spain 2.33%
  France 2.33%
  Mexico 2.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.93%
Acer 25.93%
Dell 14.81%
Toshiba 7.41%
ASUS 5.56%
Samsung 3.70%
American Megatrends 3.70%
Intel 1.85%
Compaq 1.85%
Common models
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