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Should I remove Fitbit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #15,446
United States Rank #7,579
Reach 0.0201%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 229.44 days
811.72 days >
Average installed length: 426.50 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.1.0.8 100.00%

Fitbit v2.1.0.8

Overview

Fitbit v2.1.0.8 is a program developed by Fitbit. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 main program executable is fitbit-tray.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 11.15 MB (11,690,914 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 93% of users of Fitbit come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.fitbit.com
Help link: www.fitbit.com/contact
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Fitbit\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Fitbit\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 11.15 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Fitbit v2.1.0.8

Program executable:fitbit-tray.exe
Name:Fitbit Desktop Suite
Fitbit Service Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\fitbit\fitbit-tray.exe
MD5:93e62e73a0938825a61a337a759246b9
Additional files:
  • fitbit.exe - Fitbit Desktop Suite (Fitbit Data Uploader)
  • FitbitHelper.dll - Fitbit Helper
  • Fitbit-Uploader-For-Windows-2.1.0.8.exe - Fitbit Data Uploader (Fitbit Data Uploader installer)
  • HostManagerResources.dll - Fitbit Service Manager
  • HostServiceResources.dll
  • DSI_CP210xManufacturing_3_1.dll (by Silicon Laboratories) - Silicon Laboratories CP210x (CP210x Manufacturing Interface DLL)
  • DSI_SiUSBXp_3_1.dll (by Silicon Laboratories) - Silicon Laboratories USBXpress (SiUSBXp)
  • fitbit-restart.exe
  • fitbit-restart64.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • fitbit.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FBBBFF9A-AA67-4112-9399-DCCB8BF95532}' (runs on registration).
  • fitbit-tray.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E20B7A6F-BFF6-4620-B939-EEA2F9007CC6}' (runs on registration).
  • unins000.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6D2EB6DE-AA74-4FA0-BEAD-3D68F80FED6A}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • fitbit.exe runs as a service named 'Fitbit Data Uploader' (Fitbit) "Uploads your Fitbit's data to Fitbit.com in the background".
Startup File (User Run)
  • fitbit-tray.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Fitbit Service Monitor' and executes as C:\Program Files\Fitbit\fitbit-tray.exe.

How do I remove Fitbit?

Quickly and completely remove Fitbit v2.1.0.8 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Fitbit 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 Fitbit v2.1.0.8, 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 Fitbit.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 0%
 
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 73.76%
Windows 8 12.41%
Windows Vista 9.57%
Windows XP 4.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.14%
Windows 7 Professional 12.86%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.79%
Windows 8 Pro 5.36%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.41%
  Canada 1.76%
  Australia 0.66%
  United Kingdom 0.66%
  Germany 0.44%
  France 0.44%
  Croatia 0.44%
  Norway 0.44%
  China 0.22%
  Costa Rica 0.22%
  Spain 0.22%
  India 0.22%
  Italy 0.22%
  Kuwait 0.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.87%
Hewlett-Packard 31.79%
Toshiba 9.23%
Acer 7.18%
GIGABYTE 6.15%
ASUS 5.13%
Samsung 2.05%
Intel 1.54%
Sony 1.03%
Alienware 1.03%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.39%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 3.50%
Dell Inspiron 620 3.50%
Dell XPS 8500 2.10%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.10%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.10%

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