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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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VersionDistribution
1.02.3003 100.00%

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Acer PIM

Overview

Acer PIM is a program developed by Acer. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is acerpim.launcher.exe. The software installer includes 54 files and is usually about 50.22 MB (52,656,095 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 29% of users of Acer PIM come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{DBBB192F-7D23-40FA-A076-D33DA8E9A02C}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 50.22 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Acer PIM

Program executable:acerpim.launcher.exe
Name:Acer PIM
AcerPIM Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\acer\acerpim\acerpim.launcher.exe
MD5:3d4719aca52a7d176b047a9848af1242
Additional files:
  • AcerSync.exe - Acer Sync
  • AcerPIM.Interfaces.dll - Acer PIM (AcerPIM Interfaces)
  • AcerPIM.Interfaces.resources.dll
  • AcerPIM.Model.dll - AcerPIM Model
  • AcerPIM.Presenter.dll - AcerPIM Presenter
  • AcerPIM.Splash.dll - AcerPIM
  • AcerPIM.Splash.resources.dll
  • AcerPIM.View.dll - AcerPIM View
  • AcerPIM.View.resources.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • AcerSync.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Acer AnySync' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Acer\AcerSync\AcerSync.exe" /autostartup.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AcerSync.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Acer\AcerSync\AcerSync.exe'.

How do I remove Acer PIM?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 11%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.63%
Windows Vista 21.05%
Windows 8 15.79%
Windows XP 10.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.84%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.79%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.53%
Windows 8.1 10.53%
Windows 8 Pro 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.17% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.17%
  Germany 16.67%
  Belgium 8.33%
  Italy 8.33%
  Canada 4.17%
  Chile 4.17%
  DZ 4.17%
  France 4.17%
  United Kingdom 4.17%
  Indonesia 4.17%
  Netherlands 4.17%
  Romania 4.17%
  South Africa 4.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 38.89%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Toshiba 5.56%
Medion 5.56%
ASUS 5.56%
GIGABYTE 5.56%
Gateway 5.56%
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TOSHIBA Satellite L305 5.56%
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MSI MS-7673 5.56%
MEDION MS-7797 5.56%
Hewlett-Packard TouchSmar... 5.56%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 5.56%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com

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