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Should I remove Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
53% remove it47% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,141
United States Rank #6,147
Reach 0.0415%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.21 days
242.10 days >
Average installed length: 127.20 days


2.2.0 50.43%
2.1.0 25.09%
2.0.0 16.65%
1.1.3 6.73%
1.1.2 0.24%
1.1.1 0.86%

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Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker

What is Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker?  (from Tweaking.com)

Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker is designed to bring only the safest tweaks to your system to increase speed and stability. Windows is setup in a default configuration. By fine tuning your Windows configuration you can increase the speed and snappiness of the operating system. These tweaks are the ones that are sa...  Read more


Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker is a program developed by Tweaking.com. The most used version is 2.2.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 Simple_System_Tweaker.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 7.42 MB (7,778,623 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 69% of users of Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tweaking.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Tweaking.com\Simple System Tweaker
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Tweaking.com\Simple System Tweaker\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\Tweaking.com\Simple System Tweaker\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 7.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker

Program executable:Simple_System_Tweaker.exe
Name:Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker
Path:C:\Program Files\Tweaking.com\Simple System Tweaker\Simple_System_Tweaker.exe
Additional files:
  • Simple System Tweaker.exe - Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker
  • Simple_System_Tweaker.exe
  • TweakingImgCtl.ocx - Tweaking.com Image Control
  • tweaking_tabs.ocx - Tweaking Tabs
  • pcwintech_tabs.ocx (by PcWinTech.com) - PcWinTech Custom Tabs
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory Runtime (Setup Application)
  • lua5.1.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FD0B540D-69B8-4ECB-9785-89102AB644E5}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker?

You can uninstall Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker 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 Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker, 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 Tweaking.com - Simple System Tweaker.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 53%
Keep it 47%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.68%
Windows 10 43.77%
Windows XP 4.40%
Windows Vista 4.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.51%
Windows 10 Home 14.60%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.25%
Windows 8.1 11.76%
Windows 7 Professional 10.64%
Windows 10 Pro 7.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.70%
  United Kingdom 5.57%
  Canada 4.09%
  Australia 2.87%
  Italy 2.43%
  Netherlands 2.35%
  Germany 1.83%
  France 1.39%
  Spain 0.87%
  India 0.78%
  Belgium 0.52%
  Brazil 0.52%
  South Africa 0.52%
  PR 0.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.38%
Dell 23.77%
Acer 15.66%
Toshiba 8.68%
ASUS 7.74%
Lenovo 3.02%
Samsung 1.89%
Intel 1.70%
MSI 0.94%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 3.76%
ASUS All Series 3.01%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.63%
Dell OptiPlex 755 2.63%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.63%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.63%

About (from Tweaking.com)

Tweaking.com is a group of tech heads with system performance on their brains. Enclosed in this site you will find what we wanted share.
Publisher URL: www.tweaking.com


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