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Should I remove Quick Startup?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
53% remove it47% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,312
United States Rank #24,391
Reach 0.0054%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.52 days
192.21 days >
Average installed length: 100.99 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Quick Startup


Quick Startup is a software program developed by Glarysoft Ltd. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named startupmanager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 16.28 MB (17,070,556 bytes). The installed file CheckUpdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of Quick Startup come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.glarysoft.com/quick-startup
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\glarysoft\quick startup
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Glarysoft\Quick Startup\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 16.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Quick Startup

Program executable:startupmanager.exe
Name:Glary Utilities
Glarysoft StartupManager
Path:C:\Program Files\glarysoft\quick startup\startupmanager.exe
Additional files:
  • AppMetrics.dll - Glary Utilities (Glarysoft AppMetrics Library)
  • Backup.dll - Backup Library
  • BootTime.dll - BootTime Library
  • CheckUpdate.dll - CheckUpdate Library
  • Config.dll - Config Library
  • CrashReport.dll - Glaysoft Crash Report
  • CrashReport.exe - Glarysoft Crash Report
  • GUDownloader.exe - Glary Utilities Downloader
  • languages.dll - Language Library
  • LockDll.dll - LockDll Library
  • Log.dll - Log Library
  • MachineCode.dll - MachineCode Library
  • ObjectAdmin.dll - ObjectAdmin Library
  • RestoreCenter.dll - Glary Utilities RestoreCenter
  • ShortcutFixer.dll - Shortcut Library
  • StartupManager.dll - Glary Utilities StartupManager
  • uninst.exe
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • mfc90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc90u.dll
  • msvcm90.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcp90.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • StartupManager.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'GUSDelayStartup' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Glarysoft\Quick Startup\StartupManager.exe" -delayrun.

How do I remove Quick Startup?

You can uninstall Quick Startup 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 Quick Startup, 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 Quick Startup.

Win 10 56%
Win XP 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 53%
Keep it 47%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 56.07%
Windows 7 36.45%
Windows Vista 6.54%
Windows XP 0.93%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 31.13%
Windows 10 Pro 16.04%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.15%
Windows 7 Professional 12.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.49%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.12%
  Germany 8.66%
  United Kingdom 5.51%
  France 3.94%
  Italy 3.15%
  Netherlands 3.15%
  Sweden 3.15%
  DZ 2.36%
  Belgium 1.57%
  Spain 1.57%
  Brazil 0.79%
  Canada 0.79%
  Switzerland 0.79%
  India 0.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.68%
Acer 22.73%
Hewlett-Packard 21.59%
ASUS 7.95%
Toshiba 6.82%
Lenovo 2.27%
Intel 1.14%
Gateway 1.14%
American Megatrends 1.14%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3442 2.17%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.17%
Dell Dell DXP061 2.17%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.17%
Dell Inspiron 3847 2.17%
Dell Inspiron 570 2.17%

About (from Glarysoft Ltd)

Glarysoft Ltd is a professional software developing company aiming multimedia,system and network applications.
Publisher URL: www.glarysoft.com


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