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Should I remove Kensington SlimBlade Trackball?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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1.0.03 14.29%
1.0.00 85.71%

Kensington SlimBlade Trackball


Kensington SlimBlade Trackball is a software program developed by Kensington Computer Products Group. The most common release is 1.0.00, 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. The primary executable is named Expert8.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 1.73 MB (1,810,020 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 95% of users of Kensington SlimBlade Trackball come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Kensington\SlimBlade Trackball
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\UnExpert8.exe Expert8.UNI
Estimated size: 1.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Kensington SlimBlade Trackball

Program executable:Expert8.exe
Name:Expert8 Trackball
Path:C:\Program Files\Kensington\SlimBlade Trackball\Expert8.exe
Additional files:
  • MIXERUTL.DLL (by Dritek System) - Dritek System Inc. MixerUtl 6.14.2000 ( VC60 ) (Mixer Utility Library)
  • SZUPFUTL.DLL (by Dritek System) - Dritek System Inc. SzUPFUtl 6.28.2000 ( VC60 ) (User Profile Registry Library)
  • TKBARUTL.DLL - Dritek System Inc. TkBarUtl 4.23.2001 ( VC60 ) (TaskBar Utility Library)
  • VistaVol.DLL - Windows Vista Master Volume Control Library
  • COMFNUTL.DLL - Dritek System Inc. Common Function Utility (Common Function Utility Library)
  • WND2FILE.DLL - Dritek System Inc. Window/File Interlinker (Retrieve Execute FileName or Window Hande)
  • HIDMuUtl.DLL - Dritek System Inc. HIDMuUtl (HID Mouse Filter Driver Interface DLL)
  • Expert8.exe - Expert8 Trackball

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Expert8.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Expert8' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Kensington\SlimBlade Trackball\Expert8.exe".

How do I remove Kensington SlimBlade Trackball?

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

Win 8 57%
Win XP 14%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 57.14%
Windows 7 28.57%
Windows XP 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 28.57%
Windows 8 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.24% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.24%
  Japan 4.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Toshiba 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
American Megatrends 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P855 20.00%
HP-Pavilion NY550AA-ABA p... 20.00%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 20.00%
Dell XPS 8700 20.00%
ASUSTeK K46CA 20.00%


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