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Should I remove simplitec Power Suite Premium?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
58% remove it42% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #34,775
United States Rank #49,890
Reach 0.0035%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.25 days
538.40 days >
Average installed length: 282.89 days


VersionDistribution 17.65% 4.41%
8.0.401.1 67.65%
8.0.301.1 8.82% 1.47%

simplitec Power Suite Premium


simplitec Power Suite Premium is a program developed by simplitec GmbH. The most used version is 8.0.401.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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). The main program executable is tuningstart.exe. The software installer includes 89 files and is usually about 38.54 MB (40,408,072 bytes). MXDriverUpdate.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 31% of users of simplitec Power Suite Premium come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.simplitec.com
Help link: help.simplitec.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\simplitec\Power Suite Premium\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\simplitec Services\Uninstall\{DB416DC7-B4B6-4CBD-838C-951D5FB0F8CA}\simplitec_Power_Suite_Premium_setup.exe"
Estimated size: 38.54 MB

Program filesFiles installed by simplitec Power Suite Premium

Program executable:tuningstart.exe
Name:simplitec Power Suite Premium
Additional files:
  • MFL_U_VC9.DLL - simplitec Power Suite Premium
  • MXCockpit.dll - MXCockpit
  • MXDefragCheck.dll
  • MxDefragControl.dll
  • MXDriverUpdate.dll - MXDriverUpdate DLL
  • MXGesture.DLL
  • MXMB.dll
  • MXMyPC.dll
  • MXPerformanceIndex.dll - MXPerformanceIndex DLL
  • MXPIndex.dll - MXPIndex DLL
  • MXPower.dll
  • MXRegistryCleaner.dll
  • MXSAS.exe
  • MxSMARTViewer.dll
  • MXSoftUpdate.dll - simplitec Software Update
  • MXStartUp.dll - MXStartUp.dll - Power Suite
  • MXUninstallManager.dll - simplitec Uninstall Manager DLL
  • MXWinSettings.dll - simplitec WinSettings DLL
  • PCCT_Undo.exe - PCCT_Undo
  • simplitecOFA-de.dll - simplitec Online Album DLL (Online Services DLL Unicode Version (internal))
  • simplitecOFA-en.dll
  • simplitecOFA-es.dll
  • simplitecOFA-nl.dll
  • simplitecOFA-pt.dll
  • VistaCooperation_u_vc9.DLL - simplitec VistaCooperation (VistaCooperation)
  • CrashLogMailer.exe - Simplitec CrashLogMailer (CrashLogMailer)
  • gahelper.dll - simplitec Power Suite
  • SoftwareUpdateModule.dll - Simplitec Power Suite (SoftwareUpdateModule)
  • ExceptionHandler32.dll - ExceptionHandler
  • MXCleanerDll.dll - MXCleanerDll Dynamic Link Library (MXCleanerDll DLL)
  • cpuidsdk.dll (by CPUID) - CPUID SDK Dynamic Link Library (CPUID DLL SDK)
  • cpuidsdk64.dll (by CPUID)
  • MXTuningHistory.dll - MXTuningHistory DLL
  • MxRestart.exe - Anwendung MagixRebooter (MagixRebooter)
  • MXOfa.exe (by MAGIX AG) - MagixOfa Helper-Module
  • MxAutoUpdate_u.dll (by MAGIX AG) - MAGIX AutoUpdate DLL
  • IJL10.DLL (by Intel) - Intel® JPEG Library
  • ijl20.dll (by Intel) - Intel® JPEG Library - Retail Version
  • eModeUpgradeDlg.dll - eModeUpgradeDlg
  • CWMFilter.dll
  • explore.exe
  • MXPowrProf.dll
  • MyDefragDll.dll
  • PlayRIpl.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • explore.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{2D493C5A-9B3B-4D0E-859D-E2F8B6091662}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove simplitec Power Suite Premium?

You can uninstall simplitec Power Suite Premium 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 simplitec Power Suite Premium, 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 simplitec Power Suite Premium.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 58%
Keep it 42%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.41%
Windows 10 35.29%
Windows XP 7.35%
Windows Vista 2.94%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.15%
Windows 7 Professional 12.12%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.58%
Windows 10 Home 6.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.86%
  Germany 20.99%
  Netherlands 7.41%
  United Kingdom 4.94%
  Belgium 3.70%
  Finland 3.70%
  Spain 3.70%
  France 2.47%
  Mexico 2.47%
  Portugal 2.47%
  Italy 2.47%
  South Africa 1.23%
  UA 1.23%
  Switzerland 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.92%
Hewlett-Packard 13.51%
Sony 13.51%
Intel 10.81%
Acer 8.11%
Medion 8.11%
Toshiba 8.11%
Lenovo 5.41%
ASUS 2.70%
Samsung 2.70%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.00%
Acer Inc. YYpire 3660 2.00%
Acer TravelMate 5730 ... 2.00%

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Aragornover a year ago
Not bad, but the payed subscription with auto renewal is a pain in the ass to cancel. Avoid the payed version.