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Should I remove PC Reviver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
39% remove it61% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #31,853
United States Rank #30,138
Reach 0.0042%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.58 days
194.15 days >
Average installed length: 102.01 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.11.1.6 1.20%
2.9.0.46 1.20%
2.8.2.2 16.87%
2.8.1.2 6.02%
2.8.0.4 1.20%
2.6.3.2 10.84%
2.6.1.8 6.02%
2.6.1.6 3.61%
2.6.0.10 6.02%
2.3.1.14 12.05%
2.3.0.16 6.02%
2.0.5.20 10.84%
2.0.2.14 2.41%
2.0.0.44 15.66%

PC Reviver

Overview

PC Reviver is a program developed by ReviverSoft. The most used version is 2.8.2.2, 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 pc reviver.exe. The software installer includes 19 files and is usually about 61.7 MB (64,694,256 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 46% of users of PC Reviver come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ReviverSoft\PC Reviver
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ReviverSoft\PC Reviver\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 61.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Reviver

Program executable:pc reviver.exe
Name:PC Reviver
Path:C:\Program Files\reviversoft\pc reviver\pc reviver.exe
MD5:fc7a5f685b07e97d8601054e0c6a4a49
Additional files:
  • FileExtensionManager-vc100-mt.dll - PC Reviver (File Extension Manager library)
  • helper.exe
  • SystemInfo-vc100-mt.dll - System Info library
  • uninst.exe - PC Reviver installer
  • update.exe
  • ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service.exe - ReviverSoft Smart Alerts Service
  • 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 with delay for @' (Next runs on 01/01/0001 at 00:00).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • PC Reviver.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Start PC Reviver for [email protected](logon).
Service
  • 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.

OS VERSIONS
Win 10 72%
Win XP 4%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 39%
Keep it 61%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 72.29%
Windows 7 20.48%
Windows Vista 3.61%
Windows XP 3.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 35.80%
Windows 10 Pro 16.05%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.58%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 6.17%
Windows 8.1 6.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.92%
  Germany 8.16%
  Australia 5.10%
  Poland 4.08%
  Italy 4.08%
  France 3.06%
  India 3.06%
  Indonesia 3.06%
  Russia 2.04%
  Mexico 2.04%
  Venezuela 2.04%
  Portugal 2.04%
  Canada 2.04%
  Egypt 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.59%
Lenovo 18.97%
Acer 15.52%
Dell 13.79%
GIGABYTE 8.62%
ASUS 5.17%
Sony 3.45%
American Megatrends 1.72%
Toshiba 1.72%
Medion 1.72%
Gateway 1.72%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.00%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 2.67%
LENOVO 80M8 2.67%
SIRAGON Series 5150 2.67%
Sony SVE14A27CXH 1.33%
LENOVO 20351 1.33%

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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