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26% remove it74% keep it
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2.1.1 62.96%
2.1.0 18.52%
2.0.0 18.52%

TweakNow WinSecret 2010

What is TweakNow WinSecret 2010?  (from TweakNow.com)

In TweakNow WinSecret, we have gathered the most popular Windows XP/Vista registry settings and provide them for you in an easy and safe user interface. As a long time Windows user you might have heard about registry. The registry is a special file in your hard disk that hold most of Windows settings data. Wish to i...  Read more


TweakNow WinSecret 2010 is a program developed by TweakNow.com. The most used version is 2.1.1, 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. The main program executable is winsecret.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 17.33 MB (18,169,701 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 51% of users of TweakNow WinSecret 2010 come from the United States, it is also popular in Sweden and ZW.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tweaknow.com/WinSecret.php
Help link: www.tweaknow.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TweakNow WinSecret 2010\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\TweakNow WinSecret 2010\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 17.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TweakNow WinSecret 2010

Program executable:winsecret.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\tweaknow winsecret 2010\winsecret.exe
Additional files:
  • DLib.dll - TweakNow Windows Customizer
  • Convert_x86.dll - Convert Module
  • ConvertTo.exe
  • Transparent.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • sqlite3.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Transparent.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Transparent' and executes as C:\Program Files\TweakNow WinSecret 2011\Transparent.exe 164 164.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Transparent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Transparent' which loads as "C:\Program Files\TweakNow WinSecret\Transparent.exe" 149 149.

How do I remove TweakNow WinSecret 2010?

Quickly and completely remove TweakNow WinSecret 2010 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall TweakNow WinSecret 2010 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program TweakNow WinSecret 2010, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 TweakNow WinSecret 2010.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win 7 4%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 26%
Keep it 74%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.56%
Windows XP 22.22%
Windows Vista 14.81%
Windows 8 7.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.93%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.81%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.11%
Windows 10 Home 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.43%
  Sweden 17.14%
  ZW 5.71%
  United Kingdom 5.71%
  Thailand 2.86%
  Russia 2.86%
  Austria 2.86%
  Spain 2.86%
  BA 2.86%
  Italy 2.86%
  Hungary 2.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.00%
Dell 24.00%
Acer 20.00%
American Megatrends 8.00%
Lenovo 4.00%
Samsung 4.00%
ASUS 4.00%
Common models
Micro-Star MS-7596 4.35%
Dell Vostro1510 4.35%
Dell Computer Dimension 8... 4.35%
HP Compaq dc7900 Converti... 4.35%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1170uk 4.35%

Publisher URL: www.tweaknow.com


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