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ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP


ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP is a software program developed by Support.com. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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). Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 10.92 MB (11,448,204 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows Vista (SP2). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Support.com, Inc.
URL: www.support.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ctrlcenter pc checkup plus tune-up
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 10.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP

  • ssagent.exe - support.com Client Tools (support.com Client Tools application)
  • sslogupload.exe - sslogupload Application
  • escont.exe - EasySupport (Support.com EasySupport)
  • esService.exe - EasySupport Service
  • qs.dll (by Bitdefender SRL) - Bitdefender QuickScan
  • ESResources.dll
  • uninst.exe
  • sqlite3.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • escont.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FCD440E7-F3AD-4C0F-99BD-0526552E1815}' (runs on registration).
  • esService.exe runs as a service named 'Xfinity Signature Support Computer Health Check' (Xfinity Signature Support Computer Health Check).

How do I remove ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP?

You can uninstall ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP 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 ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP, 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 ctrlcenter PC CHECKUP plus TUNE-UP.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 63%
Keep it 37%
Windows Vista (SP2)

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About Support.com

Publisher URL: www.support.com


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