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Should I remove Windows XP Optimizer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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Windows XP Optimizer 2.2


Windows XP Optimizer 2.2 is a software program developed by Adnix. It adds an extension to the user's Internet Explorer web browser. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 6.83 MB (7,161,275 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 74% of users of Windows XP Optimizer come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Hungary.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.windows-xp-optimizer.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows xp optimizer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Windows XP Optimizer\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 6.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Windows XP Optimizer 2.2

  • Windows XP Optimizer 2.2.exe - Windows XP Optimizer (Windows XP Optimizer - Registry Tuning + Tips & Tricks)
  • classFileDownload.dll (by none) - classFileDownload
  • TroubleShooting.exe (by none) - TroubleShooting
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Uninstaller)
  • COMDLG32.OCX (by Microsoft) - CMDIALOG (CMDialog ActiveX Control DLL)
  • MSCOMCTL.OCX (by Microsoft) - MSCOMCTL (Windows Common Controls ActiveX Control DLL)
  • MSINET.OCX - Microsoft Internet Transfer Control (Microsoft Internet Transfer Control DLL)
  • MSWINSCK.OCX - Microsoft Winsock Control (Microsoft Winsock Control DLL)
  • richtx32.ocx - RichText
  • shdocvw.dll - Betriebssystem Microsoft® Windows® (Bibliothek für Shell-Dokumente und -Steuerelemente)
  • TABCTL32.OCX - TabCtl32 Object Library (TABCTL32 OLE Control DLL)
  • Windows XP Optimizer.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Extension
  • COMDLG32.OCX is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {9F01D864-E34E-46A0-927D-9C78EF4B723D}.

How do I remove Windows XP Optimizer?

Quickly and completely remove Windows XP Optimizer 2.2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Windows XP Optimizer 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 XP Optimizer 2.2, 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 XP Optimizer.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Windows XP Optimizer 2.2 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win XP 83%
Win 7 (SP1) 17%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 83.33%
Windows 7 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 83.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.91% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 73.91%
  United States 21.74%
  Hungary 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.00%
Lenovo 13.33%
American Megatrends 13.33%
Sahara 6.67%
Medion 6.67%
Intel 6.67%
Hewlett-Packard 6.67%
Dell 6.67%
ASUS 6.67%
Common models
MSI MS-7309 7.14%
MEDION E1210 7.14%
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LENOVO H220 10028 7.14%
LENOVO 1951VN1 7.14%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 7.14%


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