84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove System Healer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
88% remove it12% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,679
United States Rank #5,590
Reach 0.0449%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.95 days
116.63 days >
Average installed length: 61.28 days


VersionDistribution 2.49% 3.50% 28.47% 2.94% 55.93% 6.67%

System Healer

What is System Healer?

System Healer is an unwanted "PC repair" tool that uses deceptive marketing practices to get users to purchase the paid version. In addition we have seen System Healer download and bundle additional malware (ad-injection adware) on the user's PC without notice or consent.


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 (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). 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 SystemHealer.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 5.28 MB (5,539,713 bytes).
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Starts automatically
  • Delivered through a thrid-party offer
  • Delivers various 'optional' bundled software during install
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in System Healer.
SystemHealer.exe (ed948ed67e3b0d1b27f2abe2842c9451) has been flagged by the following 9 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2016.0.2938 Optimizer
AVware Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Baidu-International PUA.Win32.OptimizerEliteMax.E
Dr.Web Program.Unwanted.716
ESET-NOD32 9.12465 a variant of Win32/OptimizerEliteMax.E potentially unwanted
Fortinet FortiGate 11/1/2015 Riskware/OptimizerEliteMax
McAfee 5600.6594 Artemis!ED948ED67E3B
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.6594 Artemis
VIPRE Antivirus 44820 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
System Healer has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: SystemHealer
URL: www.supercleansystem.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\systemhealer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SystemHealer\Uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 5.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by System Healer

Program executable:SystemHealer.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Program Files\systemhealer\SystemHealer.exe
Additional files:
  • HealerConsole.exe - SystemHealer.exe
  • SystemHealer.exe
  • HealerCheckout.exe - AppCashier (Description)
  • RescueMonitor.exe
  • Uninstaller.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • SystemHealer.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SystemHealer Run Delay'.
  • RescueMonitor.exe is scheduled as a task named 'System Healer Task' (runs daily at 0.23).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • SystemHealer.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named System HealerStartUp.
  • HealerConsole.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SystemHealer Monitor.

How do I remove System Healer?

You can uninstall System Healer 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 System Healer, 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 System Healer.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 10 74%
Win XP 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 74.66%
Windows 7 23.31%
Windows Vista 1.24%
Windows XP 0.79%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 47.00%
Windows 8.1 14.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.36%
Windows 10 Pro 7.25%
Windows 7 Professional 5.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.87% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.87%
  United Kingdom 5.58%
  France 4.94%
  Canada 3.80%
  Germany 2.83%
  Australia 2.35%
  Italy 1.78%
  Belgium 0.81%
  Switzerland 0.32%
  Russia 0.32%
  Sweden 0.32%
  Spain 0.32%
  DK 0.24%
  Poland 0.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.47%
Dell 18.41%
Acer 14.97%
ASUS 9.28%
Toshiba 9.13%
Lenovo 7.04%
Samsung 0.75%
Alienware 0.45%
Common models
HP 15 Notebook PC 6.04%
HP HP 15 Notebook PC 5.77%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.85%
HP HP Notebook 3.85%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 3.30%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.02%


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