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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.08 days
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Average installed length: 388.67 days


3.1 100.00%

UnLock Root 3.1


UnLock Root 3.1 is a program developed by UnLock Root. 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 unlockroot.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 19.61 MB (20,558,747 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 24% of users of UnLock Root come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: Unlcokroot.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\unlockroot
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Unlockroot\uninstunlockroot.exe
Estimated size: 19.61 MB

Program filesFiles installed by UnLock Root 3.1

Program executable:unlockroot.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\unlockroot\unlockroot.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstunlockroot.exe
  • unlockrootpro-internal.exe
  • adb.exe
  • adbdrivers.exe
  • AdbWinApi.dll (by Google, inc) - Android SDK (Android ADB API)
  • AdbWinUsbApi.dll (by Google, inc) - Android ADB API (WinUsb)
  • update_2.42.exe - Powered by BetterInstaller
  • update_3.10.exe
  • wdinstall.dll - wdinstall (Windows Driver Installer Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • uninstunlockroot.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Express DownloaderUpdate.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • uninstunlockroot.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SmartAudio' which loads as C:\Program Files\CONEXANT\SAII\SAIICpl.exe /t.

How do I remove UnLock Root?

You can uninstall UnLock Root 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 UnLock Root 3.1, 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 UnLock Root.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.74%
Windows XP 10.53%
Windows 10 10.53%
Windows Vista 4.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.72%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.64%
Windows 7 Professional 8.51%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.58%
  France 8.49%
  Mexico 4.72%
  Brazil 3.77%
  Italy 3.77%
  Portugal 3.77%
  Russia 3.77%
  India 2.83%
  Turkey 2.83%
  Taiwan 2.83%
  Belgium 1.89%
  Canada 1.89%
  Colombia 1.89%
  Germany 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.03%
Acer 24.32%
Dell 17.57%
ASUS 9.46%
Toshiba 5.41%
Intel 2.70%
Samsung 2.70%
Compaq 1.35%
American Megatrends 1.35%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530s 3.80%
Acer Aspire X3995 2.53%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.53%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.53%


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