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Should I remove Global Tech Support?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
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VersionDistribution
7.4.515 100.00%

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Global Tech Support

Overview

Global Tech Support is a program developed by LogMeIn. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 10.74 MB (11,261,946 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.logmein.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A22B8513-EA8C-46A1-9735-F5BE971C368D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 10.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Global Tech Support

  • CallingCard.exe - LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card
  • ra64app.exe - LogMeIn Rescue GUI Launcher
  • rescue.dll - RemotelyAnywhere (RemotelyAnywhere DLL)
  • rahook.dll - LogMeIn Rescue (LogMeIn Rescue Hook DLL)
  • rarcc.dll - LogMeIn Rescue RARCC DLL
  • RescueWinRTLib.dll - LogMeIn Rescue WinRT DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • CallingCard.exe runs as a service named 'LogMeIn Rescue (8edf9b0d-4959-4047-a47e-ae893c7240e4)' (LMIRescue_8edf9b0d-4959-4047-a47e-ae893c7240e4).
Startup File (User Run)
  • CallingCard.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'LogMeInRescueCallingCard' and executes as "C:\Program Files\LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card\CallingCard.exe".
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • CallingCard.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name '226_10354972239988' which loads as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\LOGMEI~1\LMIR0001.tmp_r.bat".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • CallingCard.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Allin1Convert Search Scope Monitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files2\ALLIN1~2\bar\1.bin\8hsrchmn.exe" /m=2 /w /h.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • CallingCard.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card\CallingCard.exe'.

How do I remove Global Tech Support?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Windows 8.1 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 33.33%
Common models
LENOVO 10094 25.00%
HP-Pavilion AV976AV-ABA p... 25.00%
Dell Inspiron N5030 25.00%
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 25.00%

About LogMeIn

LogMeIn provides software as a service-based (SAAS) remote connectivity, collaboration, and support solutions to businesses and consumers.
Publisher URL: www.logmein.com

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