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Should I remove Volaro Updater?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
79% remove it21% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,784
United States Rank #34,547
Reach 0.0817%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.23 days
655.89 days >
Average installed length: 344.62 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Volaro Updater

What is Volaro Updater?

Privacy Policy - "Volaro Technologies may display various types of advertising to you throughout the Volaro Technologies and may provide you with certain added value services to enhance your Web browsing experience(i.e. a comparison shopping feature). Certain advertising and added value services displayed may be based, among other things, on certain keywords you’ve entered, search queries, interests added to your profile (or other locations within the Volaro Technologies Service), or the content of a Website that you are viewing. For example, when visiting a sports Website Volaro Technologies may present you with ads related to sports gear or when viewing a camera on a certain ecommerce site Volaro Technologies may present with you alternative prices from other web sites."

About  (from Volaro Technologies & Applications)

In addition Volaro Technologies and its advertisers may use ad network providers and other service providers, to help present customized content and advertisements on the Volaro Technologies and other Web sites. These providers may use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies on your computer to help present, bett...  Read more
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
Volaro Updater has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Volaro
URL: www.volarotech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\volaro\updater
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Volaro\Updater\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 527.35 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Volaro Updater

Program executable:Updater.exe
Name:Volaro Updater
Signed by:VOLARO Ltd.
Path:C:\Program Files\volaro\updater\Updater.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Volaro Updater
  • Updater.exe - Volaro
  • VolaroUpdaterSetup.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Updater.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Volaro Update' (runs daily at 19:22).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Updater.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Volaro Update' and executes as C:\Program Files\Volaro\Updater\Updater.exe.

How do I remove Volaro Updater?

You can uninstall Volaro Updater 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 Volaro Updater, 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 Volaro Updater.
  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) 61%
Win 8 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 79%
Keep it 21%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.36%
Windows 10 16.13%
Windows XP 6.95%
Windows Vista 0.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 36.07%
Windows 7 Professional 15.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.90%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.98%
Windows 8 Pro 4.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.28% of installs come from MA
Which countries install it?
  MA 23.28%
  Saudi Arabia 19.21%
  IQ 13.36%
  DZ 12.95%
  Egypt 5.23%
  United Arab Emirates 5.03%
  TN 4.89%
  Kuwait 2.69%
  Jordan 2.48%
  United States 2.20%
  OM 1.86%
  Qatar 1.52%
  Lebanon 1.31%
  YE 1.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.61%
Dell 23.58%
Acer 16.49%
Toshiba 12.61%
ASUS 4.70%
Samsung 4.70%
Lenovo 3.46%
Intel 0.58%
MSI 0.58%
Sahara 0.58%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 11.56%
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.45%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.55%
Dell Inspiron 3521 3.25%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.34%


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