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Should I remove Google Input Urdu?

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 #26,790
United States Rank #42,919
Reach 0.0067%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.11 days
197.39 days >
Average installed length: 103.71 days

Typically installed together

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Google Input Urdu

What is Google Input Urdu?  (from Google Inc)

Urdu 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. Avai...  Read more


Google Input Urdu 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 3.5 MB (3,672,672 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 32% of users of Google Input Urdu come from Pakistan, it is also popular in India and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.google.com
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.urdu
Estimated size: 3.5 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Google Input Urdu

  • 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 Urdu?

Quickly and completely remove Google Input Urdu 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 Urdu 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 Urdu, 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 Urdu.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
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 57.45%
Windows 8 36.17%
Windows XP 5.32%
Windows Vista 1.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.98%
Windows 7 Professional 14.89%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.32%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.32%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.08% of installs come from Pakistan
Which countries install it?
  Pakistan 32.08%
  India 22.64%
  United States 21.70%
  United Arab Emirates 7.55%
  Saudi Arabia 5.66%
  United Kingdom 2.83%
  Canada 1.89%
  BD 0.94%
  Belgium 0.94%
  Germany 0.94%
  Kuwait 0.94%
  OM 0.94%
  Qatar 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.14%
Acer 20.24%
Hewlett-Packard 17.86%
Intel 9.52%
ASUS 9.52%
Lenovo 5.95%
American Megatrends 1.19%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 5.33%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.00%
Dell Inspiron 3521 4.00%
Dell Inspiron N5050 2.67%
Dell Inspiron N5040 2.67%
Dell OptiPlex 760 2.67%

About Google Inc

Google provides Internet-based products and services such as advertising technologies, internet search, cloud computing, and software.
Publisher URL: www.google.com


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