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Jive Desktop


Jive Desktop is a software program developed by Jive Communications. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 13.92 MB (14,596,116 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\jivedesktop
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\JiveDesktop\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Jive Desktop

  • jivedesktop.exe - Jive Desktop
  • tspinstall.exe - Jive TSP Installer
  • uninstall.exe - Jive Desktop Installer
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtScript4.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • jivedesktop.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Jive Desktop' which loads as C:\Program Files\JiveDesktop\jivedesktop.exe.

How do I remove Jive Desktop?

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

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

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


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