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Startup Guard

What is Startup Guard?  (from PrivacyRoot.com)

Startup Guard keeps database of startup items, which you have choosen to delete or keep. You should manually review startup records on your computer (5-10 items) and mark them as approved or not. If you're not sure if you need some file or not, Startup Guard will provide you with helpful links. Then, Startup Guard will...  Read more


Startup Guard is a program developed by PrivacyRoot.com. The main program executable is startupguard.exe. The setup package is about 1.02 MB (1,068,539 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 80% of users of Startup Guard come from the United States, it is also popular in France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: privacyroot.com/software/www/en/stgu.php
Help link: privacyroot.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\startup guard
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\Startup Guard\startupguard.exe uninstall
Estimated size: 1.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Startup Guard

Program executable:startupguard.exe
Name:Startup Guard
Protect your PC from unwanted soft
Path:C:\Program Files\startup guard\startupguard.exe

How do I remove Startup Guard?

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

Win XP 50%
Win Vista (SP2) 50%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows Vista 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  France 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 50.00%
Acer 50.00%


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