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Should I remove Google Input Tamil?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,512
United States Rank #32,372
Reach 0.0536%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.11 days
268.87 days >
Average installed length: 141.27 days

Typically installed together

Other programs by Google Inc

Google Input Tamil

What is Google Input Tamil?  (from Google Inc)

Tamil Google Input Tools for Windows is an input method editor which allows users to enter text in any of the supported languages using a Latin (English / QWERTY) keyboard. Users can type a word the way it sounds using Latin characters and Google Input Tools for Windows will convert the word to its native script. Avail...  Read more


Google Input Tamil is a program developed by Google Inc. 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 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 4 files and is usually about 3.48 MB (3,651,680 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 61% of users of Google Input Tamil come from India, it is also popular in United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.google.com/inputtools/windows
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\google\google input tools
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Google\Google Input Tools\GoogleInputUninstaller.exe --pack_name=com.google.input_tools.t13n.ime.tamil
Estimated size: 3.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Google Input Tamil

  • GoogleInputHandler.exe - Google Input Tools
  • GoogleInputRegistrar.exe - Google Input IME Registrator
  • GoogleInputService.exe - Google Input Tools.
  • GoogleInputUninstaller.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • GoogleInputHandler.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1DB0AA9E-4943-45D8-87B7-E279975E6F67}' (runs on registration).
  • GoogleInputService.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{97388E6A-8A46-4FB9-9B15-44E036B22438}' (runs on registration).
  • GoogleInputService.exe runs as a service named 'GoogleInputService' (GoogleInputService).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • GoogleInputHandler.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Google\Google Input Tools\GoogleInputHandler.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:9.05 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0013021528%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00079119%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00051096%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,171,140
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:4.54 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:260 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:1.31 MB
Total CPU:0.0059825243%
Kernel CPU:0.00285633%
User CPU:0.00312619%
CPU cycles/sec:2,772,052
I/O reads/min:99 Bytes
I/O writes/min:110 Bytes

How do I remove Google Input Tamil?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Vista 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.31%
Windows 8 24.90%
Windows XP 6.92%
Windows Vista 1.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 34.63%
Windows 7 Professional 13.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.89%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.95%
Windows 8 Pro 6.55%
Windows 7 Home Basic 6.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.57% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 60.57%
  United Arab Emirates 8.86%
  Saudi Arabia 5.29%
  Sri Lanka 4.57%
  United States 3.29%
  Qatar 2.71%
  Kuwait 1.86%
  OM 1.86%
  Singapore 1.86%
  United Kingdom 1.29%
  Canada 1.14%
  BH 0.86%
  France 0.71%
  Australia 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.75%
Dell 24.81%
Acer 20.90%
Intel 9.14%
Lenovo 5.41%
ASUS 5.22%
Toshiba 3.73%
Sony 2.61%
Samsung 0.75%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.28%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.28%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.66%
Dell Inspiron 3521 3.73%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.73%

About Google Inc

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Publisher URL: www.google.com


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