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Should I remove Performance Optimizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
50% remove it50% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,834
United States Rank #5,362
Reach 0.0807%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 85.92 days
893.90 days >
Average installed length: 469.68 days

Performance Optimizer


Performance Optimizer is a program developed by Linker Ltd. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 49% of users of Performance Optimizer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Uninstaller: "C:\Windows\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE" "C:\Program Files3\PERFOR~1\PERFOR~1.DLL",_uninstall /un

How do I remove Performance Optimizer?

You can uninstall Performance Optimizer 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 Performance Optimizer, 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 Performance Optimizer.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 50%
Keep it 50%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.29%
Windows 10 37.26%
Windows Vista 4.76%
Windows XP 3.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.53%
Windows 8.1 21.26%
Windows 7 Professional 10.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.91%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.35%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.69%
  United Kingdom 5.47%
  Canada 5.27%
  Italy 3.92%
  Germany 3.46%
  Netherlands 3.36%
  France 3.01%
  Spain 2.71%
  Australia 2.41%
  Sweden 2.31%
  DK 2.01%
  Brazil 1.61%
  Belgium 1.46%
  Norway 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.65%
Dell 23.57%
Acer 16.65%
ASUS 11.23%
Toshiba 7.86%
Lenovo 3.37%
Samsung 1.68%
Medion 1.22%
Intel 0.94%
American Megatrends 0.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.94%
HP 15 Notebook PC 4.99%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.04%
ASUS All Series 3.33%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.85%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.61%


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