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What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,312
United States Rank #21,845
Reach 0.0159%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.17 days
299.91 days >
Average installed length: 157.58 days


VersionDistribution 4.46% 0.32% 2.23% 0.96% 0.32% 1.27% 0.96% 2.87% 0.64% 0.64% 0.32% 1.59% 0.64% 0.32% 0.32% 0.96% 0.64% 0.64% 38.22% 0.96% 2.55% 4.14% 2.87% 0.96% 1.91% 0.32% 2.55% 6.05% 1.59% 0.32% 2.55% 0.32% 2.87% 0.96% 1.59% 0.32% 0.64% 0.64% 0.32% 2.23% 0.32% 0.64% 2.23% 0.32% 0.32% 0.32% 0.96%

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System Speed Booster

What is System Speed Booster?  (from CoolwareMax)

System Speed Booster is just what you need to take you up to date. It charges nothing to allow you enjoy the no error system, faster speed, clean and safe network. A couple of clicks, you will make your computer as perfect as new with System Speed Booster in no time. By scanning and removing all the obsolete registry e...  Read more


System Speed Booster is a software program developed by CoolwareMax. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 systemspeedbooster.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 16.11 MB of memory. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 15.77 MB (16,530,877 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 26% of users of System Speed Booster come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Iran.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Starts automatically
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in System Speed Booster.
SystemSpeedBooster.exe (c31ff06a434ed3a81724055b5fc7f691) has been flagged by the following 25 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 7.1.1 Adware.RealRegistryClean
Avira AntiVir TR/Agent.gjqe
Antiy-AVL Trojan/win32.agent.gen
avast! 2014.9-130725 Win32:Malware-gen
AVG 2014.0.3508 Generic4
CAT-QuickHeal Trojan.Genome.vxhk
Comodo Security 13618 UnclassifiedMalware
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Trojan.Win32.Genome!IK
eSafe Win32.TRAgent.Gjqe
ESET-NOD32 7.7505 a variant of Win32/Adware.RealRegistryCleaner
G Data 13.7.22 Win32:Malware-gen
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan. Trojan.Win32.Genome
Jiangmin KV130725 Trojan/Banker.Agent.brj
K7 AntiVirus 13.152.7632 Trojan
Kingsoft AntiVirus 331020.94139 Win32.Malware.Heur_Generic.B.(kcloud)
McAfee 5600.7146 Artemis!C31FF06A434E
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7146 Artemis!C31FF06A434E
Norman 10.20130725 W32/Suspicious_Gen2.RFOEI
PC Tools 2013 Trojan.Gen
Symantec 7/25/2013 rev. 5 Trojan.Gen
The Hacker Trojan/Genome.vxhk
Trend Micro 10.465.25 TROJ_GEN.FC5CZGJ
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.206 TROJ_GEN.FC5CZGJ
Vba32 AntiVirus Trojan.Genome.vxhk
VIPRE Antivirus 13182 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
uninst.exe (8a313d131fda61050c2a35cf8974d2ae) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
nProtect 2013-01-15.01 Trojan-Downloader/W32.Agent.66710
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.F47V0725
       View all 27 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

URL: client.systemspeedbooster.com/client/?PID=SSB&&ACTION=?uninstall
Help link: client.systemspeedbooster.com/client/?PID=SSB&&ACTION=?uninstallhelp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SystemSpeedBooster
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SystemSpeedBooster\uninst.exe"
Estimated size: 15.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by System Speed Booster

Program executable:systemspeedbooster.exe
Name:System Speed Booster
Signed by:Tenki Technology Co.
Path:C:\Program Files\systemspeedbooster\systemspeedbooster.exe
Additional files:
  • AutoShutdown.exe
  • ClonedFileCleaner.exe
  • FilePulverizer.exe
  • StartupManager.exe
  • SweepHelper.exe
  • SystemInformation.exe
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SystemSpeedBooster.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BBB6970A-7A77-45EB-AE19-E85E930FD817}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • SystemSpeedBooster.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'System Speed Booster' and executes as C:\Program Files\SystemSpeedBooster\SystemSpeedBooster.exe ministart.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:16.11 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00035788%
0.016088% average
CPU cycles/sec:74,255,624
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:84.33 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:46 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove System Speed Booster?

You can uninstall System Speed Booster 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 Speed Booster, 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 Speed Booster.
  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.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.43%
Windows 10 15.61%
Windows XP 10.51%
Windows Vista 4.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.83%
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.12%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.61%
Windows 7 Professional 9.32%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.22%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.89%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.14%
  Germany 10.33%
  Iran 6.08%
  Italy 4.56%
  Turkey 3.95%
  DZ 3.65%
  Australia 3.04%
  Saudi Arabia 3.04%
  United Kingdom 2.74%
  Canada 2.74%
  IQ 2.43%
  France 2.13%
  MA 2.13%
  India 2.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.43%
Acer 20.57%
Hewlett-Packard 18.86%
Lenovo 6.29%
ASUS 5.14%
Samsung 4.57%
Toshiba 4.00%
Intel 1.14%
Sony 1.14%
Medion 1.14%
American Megatrends 1.14%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 6.72%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.36%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 2.52%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.52%
Dell Inspiron 1011 1.68%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2P 1.68%


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