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Should I remove DeskAlerts?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
43% remove it57% keep it
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VersionDistribution 14.29% 14.29% 14.29% 14.29% 14.29% 14.29% 14.29%


What is DeskAlerts?  (from Softomate)

DeskAlerts is a one-way instant desktop alert notification system that combines ease of use with comprehensive security, tracking, and customization options for fail-safe communications. DeskAlerts allows you to send instant alerts to specified recipients in the form of a pop-up window which requires a user response an...  Read more


DeskAlerts is a program developed by Softomate. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is deskalerts.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 1.66 MB (1,743,872 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 81% of users of DeskAlerts come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Greece.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.softomate.com/products/deskalerts
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\deskalerts
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{89FAA631-E77E-4EE8-84AE-E075FD91778D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.66 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DeskAlerts

Program executable:deskalerts.exe
DeskAlerts Application
Path:C:\Program Files\deskalerts\deskalerts.exe
Additional files:
  • deskalerts.dll - DeskAlerts (DeskAlerts Main Module)
  • deskalertsservice.exe - DeskAlerts Windows Service
  • xcpy.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • deskalertsservice.exe runs as a service named 'DeskAlerts_Service' (DeskAlerts_Service).

How do I remove DeskAlerts?

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Or, you can uninstall DeskAlerts 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 DeskAlerts, 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 DeskAlerts.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 8 14%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 43%
Keep it 57%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 8 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 Professional 28.57%
Windows 7 Enterprise 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional N 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.25%
  Belgium 6.25%
  Greece 6.25%
  Saudi Arabia 6.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 42.86%
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Acer 14.29%
Lenovo 14.29%
Common models
Acer Aspire 8940G 14.29%
LENOVO 4236MBL 14.29%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 14.29%
Dell OptiPlex 790 14.29%
Dell Latitude E7440 14.29%
Dell Latitude E6330 14.29%


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