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Should I remove GoGear VIBE Device Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,010
United States Rank #8,799
Reach 0.0241%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 71.84 days
674.86 days >
Average installed length: 354.59 days


01.06 60.36%
01.05 38.46%
01.04 1.18%

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GoGear VIBE Device Manager

What is GoGear VIBE Device Manager?

provides the software and drivers required to connect the GoGear player to the PC in order to manage the data as well us upload and sync.


GoGear VIBE Device Manager is a program developed by Philips. The most used version is 01.06, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 GoGear_Vibe_DeviceManager.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 12.59 MB (13,202,412 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 70% of users of GoGear VIBE Device Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.philips.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Philips\GoGear VIBE Device Manager
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{CC8E0363-B20C-4792-8A1C-8DF5E01B68A6}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 12.59 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by GoGear VIBE Device Manager

Program executable:GoGear_Vibe_DeviceManager.exe
Name:GoGear VIBE Device Manager
Philips GoGear VIBE Device Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\Philips\GoGear VIBE Device Manager\GoGear_Vibe_DeviceManager.exe
Additional files:
  • GoGear_Vibe_DeviceManager.exe - GoGear VIBE Device Manager (Philips GoGear VIBE Device Manager)
  • Scsi_nt.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • GoGear_Vibe_DeviceManager.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E1646508-8CB6-41E4-937F-F050A3CA0A4A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove GoGear VIBE Device Manager?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.89%
Windows Vista 29.59%
Windows XP 13.02%
Windows 8 6.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 24.92%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.01%
Windows 7 Professional 6.31%
Windows Vista Home Basic 4.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.15%
  Germany 6.40%
  France 4.05%
  Italy 3.84%
  United Kingdom 1.92%
  Netherlands 1.49%
  Australia 1.28%
  Canada 1.28%
  Belgium 1.07%
  Finland 1.07%
  Chile 0.85%
  Spain 0.85%
  Brazil 0.64%
  DK 0.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.66%
Dell 27.12%
Acer 18.64%
Toshiba 11.02%
American Megatrends 2.97%
Gateway 1.69%
ASUS 1.69%
Medion 1.27%
Sahara 1.27%
Samsung 1.27%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.17%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.47%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.78%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.78%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.08%
Compaq-Presario NP185AA-A... 2.08%

About Philips

Philips is organized into three main divisions: Philips Consumer Lifestyle, Philips Healthcare and Philips Lighting.
Publisher URL: www.philips.com


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