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Should I remove Vista Drive Icon?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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Vista Drive Icon


Vista Drive Icon is a software program developed by XTreme. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The programs's main executable is vistadrv.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 1.48 MB of memory. The setup package is about 1.8 MB (1,886,750 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows XP. While about 32% of users of Vista Drive Icon come from UA, it is also popular in the United States and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: xtreme.ws
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\vistadriveicon
Uninstaller: rundll32.exe advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection C:\WINDOWS\INF\VistaDrv.inf,Uninstall
Estimated size: 1.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Vista Drive Icon

Program executable:vistadrv.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\vistadriveicon\vistadrv.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.48 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0011883397%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00075473%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00043361%
0.015104% average
I/O reads/min:6 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Vista Drive Icon?

You can uninstall Vista Drive Icon 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 Vista Drive Icon, 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 Vista Drive Icon.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.58% of installs come from UA
Which countries install it?
  UA 31.58%
  United States 22.81%
  Russia 21.05%
  Germany 5.26%
  Kazakstan 5.26%
  Sweden 5.26%
  Austria 3.51%
  Republic Of Moldova 3.51%
  United Kingdom 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 35.90%
Hewlett-Packard 12.82%
Intel 10.26%
Samsung 7.69%
Lenovo 5.13%
Acer 5.13%
Toshiba 2.56%
Sahara 2.56%
Dell 2.56%
Apple 2.56%
Common models
HP Compaq 6720s 5.88%
USTek Computer INC. P5PL2 2.94%
Hewlett-Packard Pavilion ... 2.94%
Samsung R540/R580/R780/SA... 2.94%
Samsung R518 2.94%


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