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Should I remove VTuner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,828
United States Rank #9,505
Reach 0.0278%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.67 days
108.13 days >
Average installed length: 56.81 days


1.17.1201.1 0.73%
1.17.1017.1 0.18%
1.17.0817.1 8.76%
1.17.0710.1 0.18%
1.17.0302 0.18%
1.17.0103 6.39%
1.16.0503 8.58%
1.15.0909 6.93%
1.15.0626 39.42%
1.00.0000 28.65%

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VTuner is a software program developed by GIGABYTE. The most common release is 1.15.0626, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The setup package generally installs about 39 files and is usually about 6.77 MB (7,099,710 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of VTuner come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GIGABYTE\VTuner\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C381226E-C402-4976-9411-54282F1396D3}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 6.77 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by VTuner

  • MahApps.Metro.dll - MahApps.Metro 1.0.1-ALPHA (MahApps.Metro)
  • Gigabyte.GraphicsCard.dll (by GIGA-BYTE TECHNOLOGY) - Gigabyte.GraphicsCard
  • GvVGAConfig.dll
  • Gigabyte.dll (by GIGA-BYTE TECHNOLOGY) - EasyTune (Gigabyte)
  • Gigabyte.Resources.dll - Gigabyte.Resources
  • gpuinit.exe - V-Tuner (gpuinit)
  • gpuro.exe - gpuro
  • OxyPlot.dll (by OxyPlot) - OxyPlot
  • OxyPlot.WindowsForms.dll (by OxyPlot) - OxyPlot for Windows Forms
  • OxyPlot.Wpf.dll - OxyPlot for WPF
  • OxyPlot.Xps.dll - OxyPlot.Xps
  • vHotkeyd.exe - vHotkeyd
  • vTuner.exe - vTuner
  • ycc.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • vTuner.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named V-Tuner.
Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • gpuro.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'V-Tuner' which loads as C:\Program Files\Gigabyte\VTuner\gpuro.exe.

How do I remove VTuner?

You can uninstall VTuner 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 VTuner, 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 VTuner.

Win 10 79%
Win 7 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 79.45%
Windows 7 20.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 40.88%
Windows 10 Home 16.24%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.04%
Windows 7 Professional 7.30%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.31%
  United Kingdom 7.26%
  Germany 4.75%
  France 3.35%
  Italy 2.65%
  Canada 2.51%
  Australia 1.82%
  Netherlands 1.82%
  Brazil 1.40%
  Sweden 1.26%
  Spain 1.26%
  Philippines 0.98%
  Hungary 0.98%
  Singapore 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 38.00%
Acer 26.00%
Hewlett-Packard 6.00%
Dell 4.00%
Toshiba 2.00%
Common models
Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 5 5.56%
Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H 3.97%
Gigabyte Z97P-D3 2.91%
Gigabyte AB350-Gaming 3 2.65%
Gigabyte H97-HD3 2.65%
Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 3 2.65%


Gigabyte is a manufacturer of computer hardware products known for its motherboards whose customers include custom PC manufacturers such as Alienware as well as some larger OEMs.
Publisher URL: www.gigabyte.com


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