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Should I remove Toolwiz TimeFreeze?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,985
United States Rank #13,566
Reach 0.0508%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.64 days
343.34 days >
Average installed length: 180.40 days


VersionDistribution 75.52% 3.70% 7.49% 4.90% 1.00% 0.40% 0.70% 0.10% 0.60% 0.10% 0.10% 2.20% 0.10% 0.40% 1.20% 1.20% 0.30%

Toolwiz TimeFreeze


Toolwiz TimeFreeze is a program developed by ToolWiz. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe. The software installer includes 110 files and is usually about 1.29 GB (1,387,419,868 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 37% of users of Toolwiz TimeFreeze come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toolwiz.com/products/toolwiz-time-freeze
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Toolwiz TimeFreeze\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Toolwiz TimeFreeze\Uninstall.exe /REMOVE
Estimated size: 1.29 GB

Program filesFiles installed by Toolwiz TimeFreeze

Program executable:ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe
Name:Toolwiz TimeFreeze
Toolwiz TimeFreeze GUI
Path:C:\Program Files\Toolwiz TimeFreeze\ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - Toolwiz TimeFreeze Installer (Toolwiz TimeFreeze Installer)
  • UninstallToolwizTimeFreeze.exe - Toolwiz TimeFreeze 2014
  • ToolwizTimeFreeze.exe - Toolwiz Time Freeze (Toolwiz)
  • TimeFreeze.exe - Toolwiz TimeFreeze (Toolwiz Timefreeze)
  • ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe - Toolwiz TimeFreeze GUI

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E4F2D258-6878-49DF-8561-157B9BF0E678}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Toolwiz TimeFreeze.
Startup File (User Run)
  • TimeFreeze.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Toolwiz TimeFreeze' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Toolwiz TimeFreeze\TimeFreeze.exe" -autorun.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • TimeFreeze.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Toolwiz TimeFreeze' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Toolwiz TimeFreeze\TimeFreeze.exe" -autorun.
  • ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Toolwiz TimeFreeze' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Toolwiz TimeFreeze\ToolwizTimeFreezeGUI.exe" -autorun.

How do I remove Toolwiz TimeFreeze?

You can uninstall Toolwiz TimeFreeze 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 Toolwiz TimeFreeze, 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 Toolwiz TimeFreeze.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.78%
Windows 10 29.84%
Windows XP 7.19%
Windows Vista 3.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.27%
Windows 7 Professional 9.56%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.43%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.90% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 36.90%
  United States 20.80%
  Russia 10.30%
  France 2.55%
  Italy 2.36%
  Canada 2.36%
  Netherlands 2.36%
  United Kingdom 2.06%
  Belgium 1.86%
  Sweden 1.57%
  UA 1.18%
  DZ 1.18%
  Australia 1.08%
  India 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 21.32%
Hewlett-Packard 16.53%
Medion 16.20%
Acer 14.55%
Dell 13.39%
Intel 3.47%
Toshiba 2.81%
Samsung 2.64%
American Megatrends 1.65%
Lenovo 1.49%
Common models
ASUSTeK X550CC 23.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.92%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.92%
MSI MS-7309 2.39%
Medion E7222 2.12%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.86%

About (from ToolWiz)

The Toolwiz team is dedicated to provid the world with our innovative and comprehensive FREE(-of-charge) utilities and security software for superior PC performance and security.
Publisher URL: www.toolwiz.com

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Father Richardover a year ago
This is the best and easiest of all the "sand box" programs I have tried. You can click a few buttons and put your machine in a virtual mode. I install all unknown software and look at the results with it and then decide whether to keep it or not. Great free program.