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What is PCRx?  (from Crawler)

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PCRx is a program developed by Crawler. 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 pcrx.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 4.76 MB (4,988,458 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 70% of users of PCRx come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Ireland.
  • Starts automatically
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Crawler, LLC.
URL: www.PCRx.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PCRx\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PCRx\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PCRx

Program executable:pcrx.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\pcrx\pcrx.exe
Additional files:
  • PCRxTray.exe - PCRx (PCRx Tray)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PCRxTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PCRx' which loads as "C:\Program Files\PCRx\PCRxTray.exe" /startup.

How do I remove PCRx?

You can uninstall PCRx 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 PCRx, 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 PCRx.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 10 20%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 69%
Keep it 31%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 10 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.00%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 20.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.00%
  Germany 10.00%
  Ireland 10.00%
  Italy 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 50.00%
Dell 25.00%
Common models
Packard Bell NEC IMEDIA 5... 25.00%
Dell Inspiron 1545 25.00%
Acer Aspire Z5600 25.00%
Acer Aspire X1420G 25.00%

About Crawler

Run by Xacti Group Companies Crawler provides toolbar type programs for various Web browsers.
Publisher URL: www.crawler.com


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