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Should I remove Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,673
United States Rank #33,875
Reach 0.0068%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.49 days
309.45 days >
Average installed length: 162.59 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.3.6 100.00%

Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer version 1.3.6

Overview

Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer version 1.3.6 is a program developed by Codigobit.info. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 4.48 MB (4,695,703 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 32% of users of Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: apps.codigobit.info
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer version 1.3.6

  • ModernUIStartScreen.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • Win8StartScreenCustomizer.exe - Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer (Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • ModernUIStartScreen.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Win8StartScreen' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer\ModernUIStartScreen.exe" -hidden.

How do I remove Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer?

Quickly and completely remove Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer version 1.3.6 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer 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 Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer version 1.3.6, 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 Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer.

OS VERSIONS
Win 10 97%
Win XP 1%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 96.95%
Windows 7 2.29%
Windows XP 0.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8 Pro 23.66%
Windows 8 16.79%
Windows 8.1 16.03%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 9.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.16%
Windows 8 Single Language 6.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.38%
  Germany 21.90%
  India 5.71%
  Australia 2.86%
  Mexico 2.86%
  Saudi Arabia 2.86%
  Ecuador 1.90%
  France 1.90%
  Italy 1.90%
  Peru 1.90%
  Philippines 1.90%
  Singapore 1.90%
  Turkey 1.90%
  Austria 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.38%
Acer 17.57%
ASUS 14.86%
Dell 12.16%
Toshiba 8.11%
Medion 6.76%
Lenovo 4.05%
Samsung 4.05%
GIGABYTE 2.70%
Apple 1.35%
Common models
ASUSTeK K55VD 2.86%
Dell Inspiron N5050 1.90%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 1.90%
ECS A790GXM-AD3 1.90%
HP 1000 Notebook PC 1.90%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.90%

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