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Should I remove LoJack Factory Installer?

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 #7,305
United States Rank #3,966
Reach 0.0671%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 41.33 days
462.70 days >
Average installed length: 243.11 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0 100.00%

LoJack Factory Installer

What is LoJack Factory Installer?  (from Absolute Software)

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Overview

LoJack Factory Installer is a program developed by Absolute Software. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.11 MB (1,165,312 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 79% of users of LoJack Factory Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.absolute.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LFLInstall\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{40F4FF7A-B214-4453-B973-080B09CED019}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.11 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by LoJack Factory Installer

  • factoryinstaller.exe - LoJack Factory Installer
  • factoryinstaller.resources.dll
  • factoryinstallerlib.dll - FactoryInstallerLib

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • factoryinstaller.exe is scheduled as a task named 'LoJack for Laptops Install'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • factoryinstaller.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named LoJack for Laptops Install.

How do I remove LoJack Factory Installer?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 84%
Win XP 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 95.22%
Windows 8 4.67%
Windows XP 0.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 90.39%
Windows 10 Home 2.88%
Windows 7 Professional 2.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.92%
Windows 7 Starter 0.53%
Windows 10 Pro 0.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.22%
  United Kingdom 8.26%
  Germany 2.17%
  Netherlands 1.75%
  Canada 1.68%
  France 1.40%
  Brazil 0.84%
  Belgium 0.77%
  Italy 0.42%
  Sweden 0.42%
  India 0.35%
  Spain 0.28%
  Norway 0.28%
  Austria 0.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 99.67%
Samsung 0.11%
Sahara 0.11%
Acer 0.11%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 21.64%
Dell Inspiron N7010 16.25%
Dell Inspiron 1545 10.33%
Dell Inspiron N5030 10.01%
Dell Studio 1558 9.26%
Dell Studio 1749 6.57%

About (from Absolute Software)

For individuals, Absolute provides peace-of-mind by physically recovering stolen computers and remotely deleting sensitive files from them.
Publisher URL: www.absolute.com

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