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Should I remove TuneUp?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,112
United States Rank #10,015
Reach 0.0267%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.60 days
755.13 days >
Average installed length: 396.76 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Typically installed together

Other programs by TuneUp Media


What is TuneUp?  (from TuneUp Media)

As digital music collections grow, so do duplicate tracks, songs with inaccurate song information (like “Track 01”), and albums missing album cover art. TuneUp is your one-stop-shop to fix your disorganized music collection. Automagically™. TuneUp works intelligently using cutting-edge waveform recognition technology. ...  Read more


TuneUp is a software program developed by TuneUp Media. 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 tuneupapp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 61.14 MB (64,105,141 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 54% of users of TuneUp come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tuneupmedia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\tuneupmedia
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TuneUpMedia\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 61.14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TuneUp

Program executable:tuneupapp.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\tuneupmedia\tuneupapp.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - TuneUp
  • iTuneUp.dll - iTuneUp DLL (iTunes Plug-In for Tuneup)
  • XJR.dll - XJR
  • AxHost.dll - TuneUp AxHost Module
  • gnsdk_dsp.dll (by Gracenote) - Gracenote SDK (Gracenote SDK component)
  • gnsdk_link.dll (by Gracenote)
  • gnsdk_musicid_file.dll
  • gnsdk_sdkmanager.dll
  • logrotate.exe - logrotate tool
  • regsvr32.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(C) Register Server
  • tu_player.exe - tu_player
  • TuneUpWmpPlugin.dll - TuneUp Windows Media Player Plug-in

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TuneUpApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FFB198F8-BC97-4125-AF8C-0EAC0061E728}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove TuneUp?

You can uninstall TuneUp 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 TuneUp, 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 TuneUp.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 10 11.55%
Windows Vista 8.52%
Windows XP 4.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.30%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.64%
Windows 7 Professional 8.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.76%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.63%
Windows 8 Pro 3.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.25%
  Canada 4.77%
  Germany 4.47%
  United Kingdom 3.87%
  France 3.58%
  Australia 3.13%
  Netherlands 2.53%
  Belgium 2.09%
  Italy 1.94%
  Ireland 1.34%
  MA 1.04%
  Switzerland 1.04%
  Spain 0.89%
  Israel 0.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.63%
Dell 23.96%
Acer 16.61%
Toshiba 8.63%
ASUS 6.07%
Alienware 1.60%
American Megatrends 1.28%
Lenovo 0.96%
Medion 0.96%
Intel 0.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.30%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.93%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.93%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.81%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.25%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.25%


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