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PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2

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What is PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2?  (from Ziff Davis Media)

It's a real-world surfing speedometer that runs on Windows XP or Vista. Unlike some other speed tests, it makes multiple, parallel connections to Web sites. It doesn't download just a single file, but the whole Web page, graphics and all. Performing simultaneous connections fills your Internet tube with data quickly,...  Read more


PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2 is a program developed by Ziff Davis Media. The main program executable is surfspeed.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 4.21 MB (4,419,661 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Ziff Davis Publishing Inc
URL: www.pcmag.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC Magazine Utilities\SurfSpeed 2\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC Magazine Utilities\SurfSpeed 2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.21 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2

Program executable:surfspeed.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\pc magazine utilities\surfspeed 2\surfspeed.exe
Additional files:
  • SurfSpeed2Setup.exe - PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2 (PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2 Setup)
  • UpdateDll.dll - Update Dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2?

Quickly and completely remove PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2 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 PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2, 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 PCMagazine SurfSpeed 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista (SP2) 6%
Uninstall it 51%
Keep it 49%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.06%
Windows XP 35.29%
Windows Vista 11.76%
Windows Server 2003 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 41.18%
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.76%
Windows 7 Professional 5.88%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.57%
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Intel 21.43%
MSI 7.14%
Common models
Dell Studio XPS 8100 18.18%
Dell Dell XPS420 9.09%
Dell Computer Inspiron 60... 9.09%
MSI MS-7589 9.09%
HP-Pavilion NC695AA-ABA m... 9.09%
HP-Pavilion AY602AA-ABA H... 9.09%

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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