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Average installed length: 288.70 days


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WinUtilities 10.61 Free Edition

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What is WinUtilities Free Edition?  (from YL Computing, Inc)

WinUtilities Free Edition is a multi-functional system performance and optimization suite for Microsoft Windows. This collection of tools lets you supercharge your PC's performance, enhance its security, tweak and optimize its settings, and customize and personalize your screens. Registry Cleaner makes your system more...  Read more


WinUtilities 10.61 Free Edition is a program developed by YL Computing, Inc. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 software installer includes 31 files and is usually about 20.87 MB (21,886,697 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 54% of users of WinUtilities Free Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ylcomputing.com
Installation folder: C:\Tools\Win Utilities\WinUtilities\
Uninstaller: "C:\Tools\Win Utilities\WinUtilities\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 20.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinUtilities 10.61 Free Edition

  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • AppAutoShutdown.exe (by YL Software) - WinUtilities Auto Shutdown
  • CloseApps.exe (by YL Software) - CloseApps Module (CloseApps)
  • Defrag.dll - WinUtilities DiskDefrag Module
  • DiskAnalytics.exe - WinUtilities Disk Analysis
  • ToolBHORemover.exe - WinUtilities BHO Remover
  • ToolDiskCleaner.exe - WinUtilities Disk Cleaner
  • ToolDiskDefrag.exe - WinUtilities DiskDefrag
  • ToolDocProtector.exe - WinUtilities Document Protector
  • ToolFileLock.exe - WinUtilities EXE Protect
  • ToolFileSplitter.exe - WinUtilities File Splitter
  • ToolFindDuplicate.exe - WinUtilities Duplicate Files Finder
  • ToolFixShortcut.exe - WinUtilities Shortcuts Fixer
  • ToolHistoryCleaner.exe - WinUtilities History Cleaner
  • ToolMemoryOptimizer.exe - WinUtilities Memory Optimizer
  • ToolProcessSecurity.exe - WinUtilities Process Security
  • ToolRegBackup.exe - WinUtilities Registry Backup and Restore
  • ToolRegDefrag.exe - WinUtilities RegistryDefrag
  • ToolRegistryCleaner.exe - WinUtilities Registry Cleaner
  • ToolRegistrySearch.exe - WinUtilities Registry Search
  • ToolSafeUninstall.exe - WinUtilities Uninstall Manager
  • ToolSchedule.exe - WinUtilities Task Scheduler
  • ToolSecureDelete.exe - WinUtilities File Shredder
  • ToolStartupCleaner.exe - WinUtilities Startup Cleaner
  • ToolSysControl.exe - WinUtilities System Control
  • ToolSysInfo.exe - WinUtilities System Information
  • ToolUndelete.exe - WinUtilities Undelete
  • ToolWinTools.exe - WinUtilities Windows Tools
  • WinUtil.exe - WinUtilities
  • unins001.exe
  • ToolProcessManager.exe - WinUtilities Process Manager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Scheduled Tasks
  • WinUtil.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WinUtilities 1 Click Maintenance' (runs daily at 12:01 AM).
  • ToolRegistryCleaner.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WinUtilities_Registry_Cleaner_D81CDF27E9284402'.
  • ToolHistoryCleaner.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WinUtilities_History_Cleaner_D81CDF27E9284403'.
  • ToolDiskCleaner.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WinUtilities_Disk_Cleaner_D81CDF27E9284401'.
  • ToolDiskDefrag.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WinUtilities_DiskDefrag_D81CDF27E9284404' (runs weekly on Sundays at 5:30 AM).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • ToolMemoryOptimizer.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named MemOptimizer-02BB2F56CB964deb8996194DE7EB5275.
  • WinUtil.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named WinUtilities-02BB2F56CB964deb8996194DE7EB5275.

How do I remove WinUtilities Free Edition?

Quickly and completely remove WinUtilities 10.61 Free Edition from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall WinUtilities Free Edition 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program WinUtilities 10.61 Free Edition, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 WinUtilities Free Edition.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 1%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.95%
Windows XP 15.65%
Windows 10 14.29%
Windows Vista 6.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.62%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.86%
Windows 7 Professional 11.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.34%
Windows 8 5.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.51%
  United Kingdom 6.49%
  Australia 4.86%
  Canada 4.32%
  Italy 3.78%
  Sweden 2.70%
  Belgium 2.16%
  Brazil 2.16%
  France 2.16%
  Germany 1.62%
  Poland 1.62%
  Turkey 1.62%
  Finland 1.08%
  Greece 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.23%
Acer 20.45%
Hewlett-Packard 20.45%
Toshiba 9.09%
ASUS 4.55%
American Megatrends 2.27%
Alienware 1.14%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.83%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.89%
Hewlett-Packard G5210it 1.89%
Dell Inspiron 530s 1.89%
Dell Inspiron 580 1.89%

About (from YL Computing, Inc)

We are one of the original manufacturers and vendors of our software and related products.
Publisher URL: www.ylcomputing.com


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