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Should I remove Garmin HomePort?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,748
United States Rank #17,465
Reach 0.0126%


VersionDistribution 1.69%
2.2.9 19.77%
2.2.5 20.90%
2.2.4 8.47%
2.2.3 13.56%
2.2.1 6.78% 9.04% 1.13% 13.56% 2.82% 2.26%

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Garmin HomePort

What is Garmin HomePort?  (from Garmin)

Navigating waters with no visible landmarks or shallow shorelines can be a daunting task for even the most experienced navigator. Pair our HomePort trip planning software¹ with your existing BlueChart® and LakeVü™ data and view map details, such as underwater hazards and hidden obstacles, so you can plan a route to avo...  Read more


Garmin HomePort is a software program developed by Garmin. The most common release is 2.2.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 1.06 MB (1,113,600 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 45% of users of Garmin HomePort come from the United States, it is also popular in Sweden and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: buy.garmin.com/en-US/US/prod64242.html
Help link: www.garmin.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\garmin\homeport
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{1DDA2404-7C08-4EAF-8449-58338A07BD73}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.06 MB
Language: Spanish (Spain)

Program filesFiles installed by Garmin HomePort

  • homeport.exe - HomePort (HomePort Application)
  • homeport.resources.dll - HomePort German
  • homeport.de.dll
  • homeport.es.dll - HomePort Spanish
  • homeport.fr.dll - HomePort French
  • homeport.it.dll - HomePort Italian

How do I remove Garmin HomePort?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.93%
Windows 8 33.90%
Windows Vista 5.65%
Windows XP 4.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.91%
Windows 7 Professional 12.64%
Windows 8.1 9.77%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.05%
Windows 10 Home 6.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.19%
  Sweden 8.65%
  France 4.81%
  Australia 4.33%
  Germany 4.33%
  Italy 3.85%
  United Kingdom 3.85%
  Canada 3.85%
  Norway 3.37%
  Netherlands 1.92%
  Greece 1.44%
  Brazil 1.44%
  Belgium 0.96%
  Austria 0.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.42%
Hewlett-Packard 21.70%
Acer 12.26%
Lenovo 9.43%
Toshiba 8.49%
Samsung 6.60%
ASUS 5.66%
American Megatrends 1.89%
Medion 1.89%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.67%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.75%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.75%
Hewlett-Packard 23-d034 1.83%
TOSHIBA Satellite A665 1.83%

About Garmin

Garmin develops consumer, aviation, and marine software/hardware products for the GPS.
Publisher URL: www.garmin.com


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