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Should I remove PC Chrono?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,346
United States Rank #35,508
Reach 0.0088%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 31.80 days
152.48 days >
Average installed length: 80.12 days

PC Chrono

What is PC Chrono?  (from highspheres.com)

PC Chrono includes countdown timer with custmoziable sound notifications, stopwatch and digital clock. It's timer is capable of resuming your PC from any sleep mode (S1,S3 or S4). Voice synthesis is used to remind you about timer/stopwatch progress or hourly chime. Mp3, ogg or wav sounds can be played to notify you tha...  Read more


PC Chrono is a program developed by highspheres.com. 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 installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.45 MB (1,523,407 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 34% of users of PC Chrono come from France, it is also popular in the United States and MA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.highspheres.com/products/pc_chrono
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC Chrono\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC Chrono\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Chrono

  • PCChrono.exe - WakeMeUp! (PC Chrono)
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PCChrono.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{995A03CC-8FFF-42B6-A17F-EC9EFC0E33D9}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:29.23 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0036292506%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00186558%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00176367%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:44,971,914
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:31 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove PC Chrono?

You can uninstall PC Chrono 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 PC Chrono, 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 PC Chrono.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.83%
Windows 10 16.18%
Windows XP 6.94%
Windows Vista 4.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.76%
Windows 7 Professional 13.87%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.94%
Windows 10 Home 5.78%
Windows 8.1 5.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.75% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 33.75%
  United States 19.38%
  MA 9.38%
  Canada 5.63%
  Czech Republic 4.38%
  DZ 3.75%
  Italy 3.75%
  United Kingdom 3.13%
  Hungary 2.50%
  TN 1.88%
  Spain 1.25%
  Netherlands 1.25%
  CI 1.25%
  NC 0.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.73%
Acer 23.73%
American Megatrends 20.34%
Dell 14.41%
ASUS 5.93%
Samsung 2.54%
Compaq 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.77%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.83%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2PT 1.89%
Acer Aspire 8930 1.89%
HP ProBook 4540s 1.89%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.89%


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