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Should I remove WireBooster?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0014%


VersionDistribution 3.57% 10.71% 3.57% 7.14% 10.71% 10.71% 7.14% 14.29% 3.57% 3.57% 7.14% 3.57% 3.57% 7.14% 3.57%


What is WireBooster?  (from WireBooster)

WireBooster is a most effective downloading optimization tool designed to work with all major BitTorrent clients. Very resourceful in terms of functionality, it was developed for getting the highest speeds out of your torrent downloads. WireBooster is support for file sharing clients includes: Ares, Bearshare, Azureus,...  Read more


WireBooster is a program developed by WireBooster. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is wirebooster.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.85 MB (1,940,953 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 61% of users of WireBooster come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Czech Republic.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wirebooster.com/features.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WireBooster
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\WireBooster\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.85 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WireBooster

Program executable:wirebooster.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\wirebooster\wirebooster.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - WireBooster
  • packet.dll (by Politecnico di Torino) - WinPcap low level packet library (Packet)
  • SkinMagic.dll (by Appspeed) - Appspeed SkinMagic Toolkit (SkinMagic Toolkit)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • WireBooster.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'WireBooster' and executes as "C:\Program Files\WireBooster\WireBooster.exe" -tray.

How do I remove WireBooster?

You can uninstall WireBooster 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 WireBooster, 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 WireBooster.

Win 7 (SP1) 39%
Win 7 4%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 42.86%
Windows 10 35.71%
Windows Vista 10.71%
Windows XP 10.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.71%
Windows 8 7.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Basic 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.98%
  Italy 12.20%
  Czech Republic 4.88%
  Netherlands 4.88%
  Germany 2.44%
  Australia 2.44%
  Macau 2.44%
  Mexico 2.44%
  Brazil 2.44%
  Finland 2.44%
  United Kingdom 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 28.57%
Hewlett-Packard 19.05%
Dell 9.52%
Toshiba 9.52%
American Megatrends 9.52%
ASUS 4.76%
Packard Bell 4.76%
Intel 4.76%
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IBM 2887K2G 4.17%


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