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Should I remove Qustodio?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,211
United States Rank #15,272
Reach 0.0134%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.04 days
89.57 days >
Average installed length: 47.06 days


180.4.524.0 6.38%
180.4.495.0 2.13%
180.2.463.0 11.17%
180.1.428.0 0.53%
170.7.408.0 1.60%
170.6.345.0 1.06%
170.6.342.0 9.57% 2.66% 1.06% 0.53%
150.4.1598.0 23.94%
150.3.1592.0 0.53%
150.1.1555.0 7.98%
140.1.1518.0 4.26%
140.1.1515.0 7.45% 0.53%
130.5.1454.0 2.66%
130.4.1435.0 2.13%
130.3.1432.0 1.60% 2.13% 0.53% 2.66% 1.06% 3.72% 1.60%


What is Qustodio?  (from Qustodio)

Qustodio helps you protect your kids online. See how they use the Internet, set healthy access limits, and protect against dangerous or inappropriate content, cyberbullying, and online predators. Qustodio is easy, superior and free. Qustodio's advanced technology ensures that no content escapes supervision. Whenever yo...  Read more


Qustodio is a program developed by Qustodio. The most used version is 150.4.1598.0, 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. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is qreport.exe. The software installer includes 67 files and is usually about 58.27 MB (61,097,794 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 53% of users of Qustodio come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.qustodio.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Qustodio\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Qustodio\qapp\qwelcomewzd.exe" -u
Estimated size: 58.27 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Qustodio

Program executable:qreport.exe
Qustodio App
Path:C:\Program Files\qustodio\qapp\qreport.exe
Additional files:
  • rlsp32.exe - RegisterLSP64.exe (RegisterLSP)
  • rlsp64.exe
  • QRegisterWFP.exe - WFPInstaller.exe (WFPInstaller)
  • qengine.exe
  • qproxy.dll
  • qproxy64.dll
  • qcein.dll
  • QAppTray.exe - Qustodio (Qustodio Tray Icon)
  • QCore.dll - Qustodio App
  • qfbp.dll
  • qfwcp.dll
  • qhce.dll
  • QHelper.exe
  • qpe.dll
  • qscmp.dll
  • qseac.dll
  • qsmp.dll
  • qssp.dll
  • qtwp.dll
  • QUpdateService.exe
  • qwelcomewzd.exe
  • qycp.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • QUpdateService.exe runs as a service named 'qupdate' (qupdate) "Qustodio Update".
  • qengine.exe runs as a service named 'qengine' (qengine) "qengine's Redirector service".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • QAppTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'QAppTray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Qustodio\qapp\QAppTray.exe".

How do I remove Qustodio?

Quickly and completely remove Qustodio from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Qustodio 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 Qustodio, 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 Qustodio.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win 7 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.19%
Windows 8 35.11%
Windows XP 7.98%
Windows Vista 3.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.70%
Windows 7 Professional 10.70%
Windows 8.1 8.56%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.49%
Windows 10 Home 5.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.28%
  Australia 4.80%
  Italy 4.37%
  United Kingdom 2.62%
  Canada 2.18%
  Colombia 2.18%
  Mexico 2.18%
  India 2.18%
  Spain 1.75%
  Belgium 1.75%
  Brazil 1.31%
  France 1.31%
  Sweden 1.31%
  Ecuador 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.42%
Hewlett-Packard 22.58%
Acer 16.94%
Lenovo 8.87%
Toshiba 8.06%
ASUS 7.26%
Intel 3.23%
Samsung 0.81%
Sony 0.81%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.51%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.63%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.63%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 2.63%
LENOVO 20157 1.75%
Dell Inspiron 1525 1.75%


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