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Should I remove 8StartButton?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #41,072
Reach 0.0025%


2.6.6 2.86%
2.6.5 5.71%
2.6.4 8.57%
2.6.1 2.86%
2.6.0 2.86%
2.5.2 2.86%
2.5.1 5.71%
2.4.2 8.57%
2.4.1 2.86%
2.2.2 5.71%
2.2.1 2.86%
2.2.0 2.86%
2.0.2 2.86%
2.0.1 2.86%
2.0.0 2.86%
1.2.3 8.57%
1.2.1 14.29%
1.0.9 8.57%
1.0.8 2.86%
1.0.3 2.86%


What is 8StartButton?  (from Totalidea Software)

8StartButton is not just a start screen button, it is a full start button with a full new designed start menu. New: the 8StartButton start menu now also includes a file browser, a recent docs and a recent programs screen. Customize and personalize your start button with in-build images, or use your own button pictures ...  Read more


8StartButton is a software program developed by Totalidea Software. The most common release is 1.2.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 18.03 MB (18,904,247 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 38% of users of 8StartButton come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.totalidea.com/8startbutton/index.php
Help link: www.totalidea.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\8StartButton
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\8StartButton\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\8StartButton\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 18.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by 8StartButton

  • 8StartButton.exe - 8StartButton
  • 8StartButtonRestarter.exe - 8StartButtonRestarter
  • ToggleDesktop.exe - ToggleDesktop
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory Runtime (Setup Application)
  • lua5.1.dll

How do I remove 8StartButton?

Quickly and completely remove 8StartButton from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall 8StartButton 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 8StartButton, 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 8StartButton.

Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

38.24% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.24%
  Germany 14.71%
  United Kingdom 8.82%
  Iran 5.88%
  Saudi Arabia 5.88%
  France 2.94%
  CI 2.94%
  Israel 2.94%
  Netherlands 2.94%
  United Arab Emirates 2.94%
  ZM 2.94%
  Switzerland 2.94%
  Canada 2.94%
  Egypt 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.52%
Acer 18.52%
Lenovo 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 11.11%
Samsung 7.41%
ASUS 7.41%
Toshiba 7.41%
Sony 3.70%
Medion 3.70%
Common models
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 6.67%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2P 6.67%
MAXDATA Favorit 5000I 3.33%
HP Compaq 8100 Elite CMT ... 3.33%
Gateway NV570P 3.33%
Dell XPS 8500 3.33%


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