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Should I remove EssentialPIM?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #4,069
United States Rank #3,856
Reach 0.1555%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.06 days
414.91 days >
Average installed length: 218.00 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.57 0.32%
6.56 2.16%
6.55 1.61%
6.54 2.11%
6.53 1.01%
6.52 1.65%
6.51 0.78%
6.06 3.35%
6.05 5.23%
6.5 0.05%
6.04 0.73%
6.03 2.66%
6.02 1.74%
6.01 0.83%
6.0 1.33%
5.82 6.74%
5.81 3.76%
5.57 18.85%
5.56 9.77%
5.55 2.52%
5.54 3.30%
5.53 2.43%
5.52 3.53%
5.51 3.17%
5.8 1.79%
5.5 2.02%
5.03 15.87%
5.02 0.60%
4.52 0.05%
2.52 0.05%

EssentialPIM

What is EssentialPIM?  (from Astonsoft Ltd)

EssentialPIM Pro is a Personal Information Manager (PIM) that makes it easy to control your appointments, tasks, to-do lists, notes, and contacts. With built-in email support, EssentialPIM is an affordable replacement for Outlook. In addition, EssentialPIM offers portability, speed, an intuitive interface, and the abil...  Read more

Overview

EssentialPIM is a software program developed by Astonsoft Ltd. The most common release is 5.57, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 primary executable is named EssentialPIM.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 13.56 MB (14,217,400 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 46% of users of EssentialPIM come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.essentialpim.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\EssentialPIM
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\EssentialPIM\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by EssentialPIM

Program executable:EssentialPIM.exe
Name:EssentialPIM
Path:C:\Program Files\EssentialPIM\EssentialPIM.exe
MD5:0b5401d44757def6d2c896faa296c3aa
Additional files:
  • EssentialPIM.exe - EssentialPIM
  • PPCSync.dll - PPCSync
  • icudt30.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuuc30.dll (by IBM and others) - IBM ICU Common DLL
  • Gds32.dll (by Firebird Project) - Firebird SQL Server
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • EPIMMAPI.dll
  • hunspelldll.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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

How do I remove EssentialPIM?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 0%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.21%
Windows 8 24.59%
Windows XP 6.70%
Windows Vista 5.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.45%
Windows 7 Professional 11.19%
Windows 8.1 9.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.83%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.61%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.90%
  Germany 19.47%
  Italy 4.72%
  Brazil 4.26%
  United Kingdom 2.94%
  France 2.79%
  Canada 2.63%
  Spain 1.47%
  Netherlands 1.43%
  Belgium 1.32%
  Austria 1.04%
  Australia 0.85%
  Poland 0.66%
  Switzerland 0.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.50%
Dell 20.53%
Acer 18.05%
ASUS 7.28%
GIGABYTE 6.71%
Toshiba 5.79%
Medion 5.30%
Lenovo 3.31%
American Megatrends 3.31%
Samsung 2.07%
Sahara 1.08%
Intel 1.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.84%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.63%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.42%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.95%
ASUS All Series 2.74%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.11%

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