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Should I remove PC Magazine TaskPower?

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27% remove it73% keep it
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PC Magazine TaskPower 4.0

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What is PC Magazine TaskPower?  (from Ziff Davis Media)

Your PC has hundreds of drivers, services, tasks, and applications loaded and running at any given point. You've only got so many system resources; you have limited memory and a finite amount of CPU cycles. It's time to take back your system, and TaskPower 4 can help. TaskPower 4 lets you view all of the processes runn...  Read more


PC Magazine TaskPower 4.0 is a software program developed by Ziff Davis Media. The primary executable is named TaskPower.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 6.02 MB (6,314,505 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 92% of users of PC Magazine TaskPower come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2361631,00.asp
Help link: www.pcmag.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC Magazine Utilities\TaskPower\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC Magazine Utilities\TaskPower\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 6.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Magazine TaskPower 4.0

Program executable:TaskPower.exe
Name:TaskPower application
Path:C:\Program Files\PC Magazine Utilities\TaskPower\TaskPower.exe
Additional files:
  • updatedll.dll - Update Dll
  • TaskPowerHelper.exe - TaskPower Helper Application (TaskPower Helper)
  • TaskPowerHelper32.exe
  • TaskPower.exe (by Ziff-Davis Media) - TaskPower application
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • mshtml.dll (by Microsoft) - Windows® Internet Explorer (Microsoft (R) HTML Viewer)

How do I remove PC Magazine TaskPower?

Quickly and completely remove PC Magazine TaskPower 4.0 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PC Magazine TaskPower 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 PC Magazine TaskPower 4.0, 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 PC Magazine TaskPower.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.76%
Windows 10 6.90%
Windows Vista 6.90%
Windows XP 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.83%
Windows 7 Professional 31.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.90%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.45%
Windows 10 Pro 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

91.84% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 91.84%
  Canada 2.04%
  France 2.04%
  United Kingdom 2.04%
  South Africa 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
Acer 14.29%
Toshiba 9.52%
Sony 4.76%
Lenovo 4.76%
American Megatrends 4.76%
Common models
Dell Studio XPS 435MT 10.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite P500 5.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 5.00%
Dell Studio 540 5.00%
Dell MP061 5.00%
Dell Inspiron 1750 5.00%

About Ziff Davis Media

Ziff Davis is a publisher and Internet company that has primarily published computer and technology related magazines, and its growing number of websites, spun off from its magazines, have established Ziff Davis as an Internet Information company.
Publisher URL: www.ziffdavis.com


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