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Should I remove PC Reviver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
39% remove it61% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,118
United States Rank #22,458
Reach 0.0098%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.12 days
62.66 days >
Average installed length: 32.92 days


VersionDistribution 2.58% 1.55% 4.12% 3.09% 7.73% 4.12% 16.49% 1.03% 4.64% 6.19% 0.52% 43.30% 1.55% 2.58% 0.52%

PC Reviver

What is PC Reviver?

The software is a registry 'cleaner' and junk file remover along with other features that include a task manager and uninstaller.

About  (from ReviverSoft)

PC Reviver is a multi-purpose utility that will diagnose errors on your PC, safely repair them, and provide other maintenance and optimization recommendations.
PC Reviver is the trusted and recommended way to restore optimum performance and stability to your PC.


PC Reviver is a program developed by ReviverSoft. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 pcreviver.exe. The software installer includes 24 files and is usually about 51.25 MB (53,736,850 bytes). update.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 38% of users of PC Reviver come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: ReviverSoft
URL: www.reviversoft.com/pc-reviver
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\reviversoft\pc reviver
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ReviverSoft\PC Reviver\uninst.exe"
Estimated size: 51.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Reviver

Program executable:pcreviver.exe
Name:PC Reviver
Path:C:\Program Files\reviversoft\pc reviver\pcreviver.exe
Additional files:
  • PC Reviver.exe - PC Reviver Crack UZ1
  • FileExtensionManager-vc100-mt.dll - PC Reviver (File Extension Manager library)
  • helper.exe
  • SystemInfo-vc100-mt.dll - System Info library
  • uninst.exe
  • update.exe - PC Reviver installer
  • ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service.exe - ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service
  • 7za.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7-Zip Standalone Console)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtSql4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PC Reviver.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Start PC Reviver Update' (runs daily at 10:12).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • PC Reviver.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Start PC Reviver for Acer-Ene14@LGD(logon).
  • PCReviver.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Start PC Reviver for Jonnie-PC@Jonnie(logon).
  • ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service.exe runs as a service named 'ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service' (ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service) "ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service".

How do I remove PC Reviver?

You can uninstall PC Reviver 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 Reviver, 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 Reviver.

Win 10 59%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 39%
Keep it 61%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 59.28%
Windows 7 35.57%
Windows XP 3.09%
Windows Vista 2.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 26.80%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.92%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.40%
Windows 8.1 11.86%
Windows 10 Pro 8.76%
Windows 7 Professional 6.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.90%
  Germany 6.85%
  France 5.48%
  United Kingdom 5.48%
  Italy 4.57%
  Netherlands 3.20%
  Canada 3.20%
  Australia 2.28%
  DK 2.28%
  Belgium 1.83%
  Switzerland 1.83%
  MA 1.37%
  South Africa 1.37%
  TN 1.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.50%
Acer 17.52%
ASUS 13.14%
Dell 12.41%
Lenovo 6.57%
Medion 2.19%
Sony 1.46%
Samsung 1.46%
Intel 1.46%
Toshiba 1.46%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.00%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.33%
HP HP Notebook 2.50%
ASUSTeK X202EP 1.67%
HP Pavilion dv4 Notebook ... 1.67%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 1.67%

About (from ReviverSoft LLC)

ReviverSoft was founded to provide trusted resources to help you repair, optimize and maintain your computer for optimum performance.
Publisher URL: www.reviversoft.com


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