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Should I remove SpeedOptimizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
43% remove it57% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,518
United States Rank #36,825
Reach 0.0029%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.13 days
446.25 days >
Average installed length: 234.47 days


3097(build_243) 28.07%
3096(build_238) 1.75%
3095(build_236) 7.02%
3095(build_235) 61.40%
3087(build_213) 1.75%


What is SpeedOptimizer?  (from SpeedBit)

SpeedOptimizer is a complete software suite for optimizing your windows PC. We designed it as a solution for PC users who experience speed & performance problems. Wether you are using the internet, work with documents, install and remove applications, over time, the stability & performance of your Windows system drops...  Read more


SpeedOptimizer is a software program developed by SpeedBit. The most common release is 3095(build_235), 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 programs's main executable is SPO.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 313.15 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 13.84 MB (14,507,744 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 43% of users of SpeedOptimizer come from the United States, it is also popular in MA and DZ.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.speedoptimizer.com/faq
Help link: www.speedoptimizer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SpeedOptimizer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\SPEEDO~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files1\SPEEDO~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 13.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SpeedOptimizer

Program executable:SPO.exe
Name:SpeedOptimizer 3
Path:C:\Program Files\SpeedOptimizer\SPO.exe
SpeedOptimizer 3 is part of Download Accelerator Plus, a download manager for Microsoft Windows that uses multipart download to increase speeds, creating multiple connections of different file segments to speed up downloads. Download...
Additional files:
  • network.dll - SpeedOptimizer 3 (SpeedOptimizer Network DLL)
  • SPO.exe
  • spo3.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SPO.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SpeedOptimizer Startup'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SPO.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SpeedOptimizer Startup.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:313.15 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0009330632%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00064355%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00028952%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:200,008
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:20.96 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:81 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove SpeedOptimizer?

You can uninstall SpeedOptimizer 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 SpeedOptimizer, 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 SpeedOptimizer.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 2%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 43%
Keep it 57%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.16%
Windows Vista 15.79%
Windows 10 12.28%
Windows XP 8.77%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.86%
Windows 7 Professional 16.07%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.93%
Windows 8 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.28%
  MA 5.97%
  DZ 4.48%
  Canada 4.48%
  Egypt 4.48%
  United Kingdom 4.48%
  Argentina 2.99%
  Philippines 2.99%
  Israel 2.99%
  BH 1.49%
  Latvia 1.49%
  Norway 1.49%
  RS 1.49%
  Australia 1.49%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.00%
Dell 24.00%
Acer 18.00%
Lenovo 8.00%
Samsung 6.00%
ASUS 4.00%
Sony 2.00%
Sahara 2.00%
American Megatrends 2.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.26%
Sony VPCEB1QGX 2.13%
Samsung 355V4C/355V4X/355... 2.13%
MSI MS-7302 2.13%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.13%
Gigabyte EP43-DS3L 2.13%

About SpeedBit

Download Accelerator Plus is a download manager for Windows which is also known as DAP and uses multipart download to increase speeds which creates multiple connections of different file segments to speed up downloads.
Publisher URL: www.speedbit.com


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