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Should I remove Temp File Cleaner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,872
United States Rank #10,044
Reach 0.0243%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.21 days
389.61 days >
Average installed length: 204.71 days


VersionDistribution 7.95%
4.4.0 22.18%
4.3.0 31.17%
4.2.2 19.46%
4.2.1 3.97%
4.2.0 2.72%
4.1.1 1.67%
4.1.0 0.21%
4.0.2 6.69%
4.0.1 0.84%
4.0.0 3.14%

Temp File Cleaner

What is Temp File Cleaner?  (from Addpcs)

Temp File Cleaner is the easiest and best way to clear your temporary folders and cache. Period. We have 10 cleaners now and our quiver continues to grow. Our cleaners are designed to hunt out and exterminate all temporary files, and they do this very well. Our drive selection screen allows you to target specific drive...  Read more


Temp File Cleaner is a software program developed by Addpcs. The most common release is 4.3.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 tempfilecleaner.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 2.6 MB (2,723,884 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 59% of users of Temp File Cleaner come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: software.addpcs.com/tfc
Help link: contact.addpcs.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\temp file cleaner
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Temp File Cleaner\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.6 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Temp File Cleaner

Program executable:tempfilecleaner.exe
Name:Temp File Cleaner
Path:C:\Program Files\temp file cleaner\tempfilecleaner.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TempFileCleaner.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D8164F0F-3D4D-4B96-ABBE-7C362B91C3D7}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Temp File Cleaner?

You can uninstall Temp File Cleaner 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 Temp File Cleaner, 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 Temp File Cleaner.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.67%
Windows 10 23.54%
Windows XP 9.38%
Windows Vista 5.42%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.30%
Windows 7 Professional 15.61%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.28%
Windows 10 Home 5.70%
Windows 8.1 4.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.67%
  United Kingdom 4.05%
  India 3.73%
  Netherlands 3.40%
  Canada 2.92%
  Belgium 2.59%
  Romania 1.78%
  France 1.62%
  Poland 1.62%
  Germany 1.46%
  Australia 1.30%
  RS 1.13%
  Singapore 0.81%
  Brazil 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.49%
Dell 23.20%
Acer 13.07%
Toshiba 10.78%
ASUS 8.17%
Intel 4.58%
American Megatrends 2.61%
Lenovo 2.29%
Sahara 1.96%
Alienware 0.65%
Samsung 0.65%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard p7-1414 3.77%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.14%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.14%
ASUS All Series 3.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 2.52%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.52%


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