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Should I remove Torrent-Client MediaGet?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
56% remove it44% keep it
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0010%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 650.09 days
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Average installed length: 725.73 days

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Torrent-Client MediaGet


Torrent-Client MediaGet is a software program developed by Media Get. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named mediaget.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 21.74 MB (22,793,614 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 30% of users of Torrent-Client MediaGet come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and India.
Torrent-Client MediaGet has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: mediaget.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\MediaGet2\
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\MediaGet2\mediaget-uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 21.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Torrent-Client MediaGet

Program executable:mediaget.exe
Name:MediaGet 2
MediaGet torrent client
Additional files:
  • QtWebKit4.dll - QtWebKit
  • phonon4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtGui4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mediaget.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E918D1E4-CA8D-4649-8B1A-222D31F06153}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • mediaget.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'MediaGet2' and executes as C:\users\user\appdata\Local\MediaGet2\mediaget.exe --minimized.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • mediaget.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\MediaGet2\mediaget.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:33.61 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0018292929%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00037621%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00145308%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:1.04 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:500 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Torrent-Client MediaGet?

You can uninstall Torrent-Client MediaGet 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 Torrent-Client MediaGet, 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 Torrent-Client MediaGet.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 10 5%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 56%
Keep it 44%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.21%
Windows XP 5.26%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Windows 10 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.58%
Windows 7 Professional 10.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%
Windows 8 Pro 5.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.43%
  Canada 8.70%
  India 8.70%
  CY 4.35%
  DK 4.35%
  Finland 4.35%
  France 4.35%
  Hong Kong 4.35%
  Croatia 4.35%
  Israel 4.35%
  Japan 4.35%
  Romania 4.35%
  RS 4.35%
  Singapore 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 41.18%
Dell 17.65%
ASUS 17.65%
Acer 11.76%
Sony 5.88%
American Megatrends 5.88%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L300 8.33%
Sony VPCEG190X 8.33%
Packard Bell imedia S1300 8.33%
HP-Pavilion NY799AA-ABA p... 8.33%
HP-Pavilion NY601AA-ABL e... 8.33%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 8.33%


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