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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,628
United States Rank #38,124
Reach 0.0285%

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0.3.0 72.68%
2.0.3 6.01%
1.1.0.B21 0.55%
1.0.0.1 0.55%
1.0.0 20.22%

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Join Me

What is Join Me?  (from ZTE)

The software allows you to manage information on your mobile phone in an easier and more flexible way through the computer. Manage your Contacts. Enter Contacts on the computer, save a backup, or transfer them to another device. Manage your SMS messages. Write and receive messages on your PC and save text files if requ...  Read more

Overview

Join Me is a software program developed by ZTE. The most common release is 2.0.3.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 programs's main executable is adb.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 3.54 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 120 files and is usually about 23.71 MB (24,860,580 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 56% of users of Join Me come from Australia, it is also popular in Venezuela and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.zte.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ZTE\Join Me
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{30EDC81C-307E-495B-856B-344EB3F21339}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 23.71 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Join Me

Program executable:adb.exe
Signed by:Nero AG
Path:C:\Program Files\ZTE\Join Me\adb.exe
MD5:2c25a39086b640b2f83bebc82050b8fc
Additional files:
  • USBDriverInstaller_x64.exe - ZTE Driver Installer (5.0.1.7)
  • USBDriverInstaller_x86.exe
  • UINetWork.exe - Network
  • Join Me.exe - Join Me
  • DialUP.exe
  • MMSEditerRelease.exe
  • UICommonDlg.dll
  • UISkin.dll
  • AdbInterface.dll
  • BIBase.dll
  • BIBookMark.dll
  • BICalendar.dll
  • BICallLog.dll
  • BICommon.dll
  • BIDataBase.dll
  • BIFileManager.dll
  • BIInit.dll
  • BIInterface.dll
  • BIMonitor.dll
  • BINetWork.dll
  • BIPhonebook.dll
  • BISetting.dll
  • BISms.dll
  • CodeConvUtil.dll
  • CommandCode.dll
  • DBSql.dll
  • JoinMEAssistantServices.exe
  • JoinMeNotes.exe
  • JoinMEUIExec.exe
  • KillProcess.exe
  • LogUtil.dll
  • PortCommunication.dll
  • TaskManager.dll
  • UserManager.dll
  • VEncodeDecode.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • JoinMEAssistantServices.exe runs as a service named 'JoinMEUI Assistant Service' (JoinMEUI Assistant Service).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • JoinMEUIExec.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'JoinMEUIExec' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ZTE\Join Me\JoinMEUIExec.exe".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

adb.exe
Memory:3.54 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0034153182%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00187735%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00153796%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Join Me?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.03%
Windows XP 14.84%
Windows Vista 9.89%
Windows 8 7.69%
Windows Server 2003 0.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.02%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.92%
Windows 7 Professional 8.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.18%
Windows 8.1 3.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.35% of installs come from Australia
Which countries install it?
  Australia 56.35%
  Venezuela 9.39%
  United States 7.18%
  New Zealand 5.52%
  Romania 4.42%
  Taiwan 2.21%
  China 2.21%
  Spain 1.66%
  France 1.10%
  Republic Of Moldova 1.10%
  Portugal 1.10%
  Slovakia 1.10%
  Italy 1.10%
  RW 0.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.36%
Acer 14.95%
GIGABYTE 14.02%
Toshiba 14.02%
Dell 11.21%
ASUS 10.28%
American Megatrends 7.48%
Lenovo 2.80%
Compaq 1.87%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 3.60%
ASUSTeK K52F 1.80%
BIOSTAR Group N61PB-M2S 1.80%
Dell OptiPlex GX520 ... 1.80%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 1.80%
HP Compaq dc7600 Converti... 1.80%

About ZTE

ZTE is a Chinese telecommunications equipment and systems company whose core products are wireless, exchange, access, optical transmission and data telecommunications gear; mobile phones; and telecommunications software.
Publisher URL: www.zteusa.com

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