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Should I remove Registry Recycler?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
46% remove it54% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,057
United States Rank #6,403
Reach 0.0708%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.15 days
211.02 days >
Average installed length: 110.87 days


VersionDistribution 8.85% 19.82% 41.95% 8.95% 8.05% 3.82% 8.55%

Registry Recycler

What is Registry Recycler?

This is 'registry cleaner' is supposed to optimize a computer by removing invalid registry entries as well as provides some additional utilities.

About  (from Developer Tribe)

Registry Recycler is a free registry cleaner that allows you to handle all the problems associated with Windows Registry. It scans the registry to find any incorrect or bad data. You can easily scan, repair and clean your PC with this safe registry cleaner. This way, your system will be faster, error free and more stab...  Read more


Registry Recycler is a software program developed by Developer Tribe. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named registryrecycler.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 14.19 MB (14,882,723 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 50% of users of Registry Recycler come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Developer Tribe (Pvt) Ltd.
URL: www.registryrecycler.com
Help link: www.registryrecycler.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Registry Recycler\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Registry Recycler\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 14.19 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Registry Recycler

Program executable:registryrecycler.exe
Name:Registry Recycler
Path:C:\Program Files\registry recycler\registryrecycler.exe
Additional files:
  • rrsag.dll - Registry Recycler (Registry Recycler ScanEngine)
  • setup_rr.exe - Registry Recycler Setup
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RegistryRecycler.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FDC7F4C8-A811-48C6-9D7B-3E558DC774DB}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • RegistryRecycler.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Registry Recycler on user logon - Vigil.

How do I remove Registry Recycler?

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

Win 8 60%
Win Vista 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 46%
Keep it 54%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 59.78%
Windows 7 30.89%
Windows XP 5.22%
Windows Vista 4.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 22.95%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.58%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.68%
Windows 8 6.88%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.82%
  United Kingdom 6.61%
  Canada 4.29%
  France 3.93%
  India 3.66%
  Australia 2.59%
  Netherlands 1.61%
  Sweden 1.52%
  Brazil 1.25%
  Germany 1.25%
  DK 1.16%
  Poland 1.16%
  Romania 1.16%
  Belgium 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.35%
Dell 20.17%
Acer 16.57%
Toshiba 9.51%
ASUS 9.37%
Lenovo 5.33%
Intel 4.90%
Samsung 4.18%
American Megatrends 0.72%
Sony 0.72%
Alienware 0.58%
Common models
Gateway DX4380G 4.70%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.08%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.13%
Dell XPS 8700 3.13%
ASUS All Series 2.82%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.51%


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