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What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,619
United States Rank #33,972
Reach 0.0058%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 168.71 days
636.46 days >
Average installed length: 334.41 days


8.1.003 13.39%
8.1.002 21.43%
8.0 59.82%
7.1 5.36%

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PC TuneUp Tools

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PC TuneUp Tools is a program developed by Madcrosoft UK. The most used version is 8.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is PC TuneUp Tools.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 3.83 MB (4,019,149 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 30% of users of PC TuneUp Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.madcrosoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC TuneUp Tools
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC TuneUp Tools\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\PC TuneUp Tools\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 3.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC TuneUp Tools

Program executable:PC TuneUp Tools.exe
Windows Tune-Up Tools 2014
Path:C:\Program Files\PC TuneUp Tools\PC TuneUp Tools.exe
Additional files:
  • PC TuneUp Tools.exe - PC TUNEUP TOOLS 2014 (Windows Tune-Up Tools 2014)
  • startup.exe - Startup Manager V3.2 (Windows Startup Management Tool)
  • DeskLock.exe - Desktop Lock V.3
  • Uninstaller.exe - Uninstaller 2014
  • Cookie.exe - Cookie Analyser
  • FileEncrypter.exe - File Encryption (File Encryption V.3)
  • process.exe - Process Manager
  • FBackup.exe - Folder Backup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PC TuneUp Tools.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Registry Cleaner' which loads as C:\Program Files\PC TuneUp Tools\PC TuneUp Tools.exe.

How do I remove PC TuneUp Tools?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win Server 2003 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.46%
Windows 10 28.57%
Windows XP 9.82%
Windows Vista 6.25%
Windows Server 2003 0.89%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.89%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.71%
Windows 7 Professional 8.04%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.14%
Windows 8 Pro 4.46%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.09%
  Iran 9.73%
  United Kingdom 9.73%
  Netherlands 5.31%
  Italy 3.54%
  Brazil 2.65%
  France 2.65%
  Germany 2.65%
  Canada 2.65%
  Poland 2.65%
  Slovenia 1.77%
  Belgium 1.77%
  Romania 1.77%
  Spain 1.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 28.81%
Hewlett-Packard 15.25%
Dell 13.56%
ASUS 10.17%
American Megatrends 5.08%
Toshiba 5.08%
Intel 3.39%
Compaq 1.69%
Lenovo 1.69%
Gateway 1.69%
Samsung 1.69%
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ASUSTeK K73SV 1.23%


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