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21% remove it79% keep it
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The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012


The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012 is a software program developed by MooSoft Development. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 965.01 KB (988,173 bytes). The installed file cleaner8_update.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7. While about 63% of users of The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.moosoft.com
Help link: www.moosoft.com/customer-service
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\The Cleaner\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\The Cleaner\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 965.01 KB

Program filesFiles installed by The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012

  • mhelper.exe - The Cleaner 2012 (MooSoft Helper Service)
  • cleaner8_update.exe - The Cleaner v9 (The Cleaner v8 to v9 Upgrade)
  • tcap.exe - TCActive! 2012 (TCActive! GUI)
  • cleaner_cl.exe - The Cleaner (The Cleaner 2011 Command Line)
  • cleaner8.exe - The Cleaner v8 2012
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • tcap.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'tcactive' and executes as C:\Program Files\The Cleaner\tcap.exe.

How do I remove The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012?

You can uninstall The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012 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 The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012, 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 The Cleaner version The Cleaner 2012.

Win XP 33%
Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  United Kingdom 12.50%
  Poland 12.50%
  Russia 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
LENOVO 2958 33.33%
Gigabyte EX58-UD5 33.33%
ASUSTeK K50IN 33.33%


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