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Should I remove XBStart?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0004%


2.1.9 28.57%
2.1.8 14.29%
2.1.6 beta 14.29%
2.0.2 beta 42.86%



XBStart is a program developed by xbstart.info. The most used version is 2.0.2 beta, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is xbstart.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 4.01 MB (4,200,631 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 8. While about 64% of users of XBStart come from the United States, it is also popular in Greece and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.xbstart.info
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\XBStart\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\XBStart\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by XBStart

Program executable:xbstart.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\xbstart\xbstart.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • XBStart.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'XBCSS' and executes as C:\Program Files\XBStart\XBStart.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • XBStart.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name '!XBStart' which loads as "C:\Program Files\XBStart\XBStart.exe" /ar.

How do I remove XBStart?

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

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

63.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.64%
  Greece 9.09%
  Netherlands 9.09%
  Poland 9.09%
  United Kingdom 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Common models
Gigabyte P35-DS3 25.00%
Dell Inspiron 3521 25.00%
Gigabyte H81M-HD3 25.00%
ASUS All Series 25.00%


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