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25% remove it75% keep it
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United States Rank #32,497
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 51.41 days

Desktop Icon Toy 4.7

What is Desktop Icon Toy?  (from iDeskSoft)

Desktop Icon Toy is a desktop icon enhancement tool that allows you to make many funny but useful things for your windows desktop icons. What cool things could you do with Desktop Icon Toy? Arrange Desktop Icons You can arrange desktop icons by many complex figures, like: Clock (all the icons will be aligned as a clock...  Read more


Desktop Icon Toy 4.7 is a software program developed by iDeskSoft. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 primary executable is named DesktopIconToy.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 2.04 MB (2,134,693 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 14% of users of Desktop Icon Toy come from MA, it is also popular in Iran and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.idesksoft.com
Help link: www.idesksoft.com/contact.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Desktop Icon Toy\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Desktop Icon Toy\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.04 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Desktop Icon Toy 4.7

Program executable:DesktopIconToy.exe
Name:Desktop Icon Toy
Path:C:\Program Files\Desktop Icon Toy\DesktopIconToy.exe
Additional files:
  • DesktopIconToy.exe - Desktop Icon Toy
  • HookManager.dll - HookManager Dynamic Link Library (HookManager DLL)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • mfc90u.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcp90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • ايقونات الشامخ.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • unins000.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'iTunesShowSongsOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'iTunes.ShowSongsOnCD' and the action verb 'showsongs.
Scheduled Task
  • DesktopIconToy.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E0C355FF-C96C-4433-8A2C-BAFE3200DEFF}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • DesktopIconToy.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DesktopIconToy' and executes as C:\Program Files\Desktop Icon Toy\DesktopIconToy.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.63 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002792823%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00013149%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00014779%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Desktop Icon Toy?

Quickly and completely remove Desktop Icon Toy 4.7 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Desktop Icon Toy 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 Desktop Icon Toy 4.7, 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 Desktop Icon Toy.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.63%
Windows 8 17.52%
Windows XP 7.66%
Windows Vista 2.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 44.65%
Windows 7 Professional 11.81%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.75%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.01%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.06%
Windows 7 Starter 3.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

13.86% of installs come from MA
Which countries install it?
  MA 13.86%
  Iran 10.86%
  United States 8.61%
  DZ 7.12%
  Egypt 6.74%
  Saudi Arabia 4.49%
  Colombia 3.37%
  TN 2.62%
  Mexico 2.62%
  Spain 2.62%
  Brazil 2.25%
  IQ 2.25%
  Venezuela 2.25%
  Germany 2.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.89%
Acer 20.56%
Dell 19.44%
ASUS 9.44%
Lenovo 5.56%
Toshiba 5.00%
Compaq 4.44%
Samsung 3.89%
Sahara 1.11%
Common models
HP Compaq dc7600 Converti... 6.90%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.83%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.45%
ECS G41T-M 2.76%
Acer Aspire 5538 2.07%
Intel Corporation Intel p... 2.07%


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