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Should I remove MySpaceIM?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,871
United States Rank #14,051
Reach 0.0067%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.823.0 26.60%
1.0.804.0 23.40%
1.0.789.0 21.28%
1.0.756.0 13.83%
1.0.754.0 5.32%
1.0.745.0 4.26%
1.0.739.0 1.06%
1.0.0.0 4.26%

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MySpaceIM

Overview

MySpaceIM is a program developed by MySpace.com. The most used version is 1.0.823.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 17 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. While about 95% of users of MySpaceIM come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and LY.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.myspace.com/myspaceim
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\myspace\im
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MySpace\IM\Uninstall.exe

Program filesFiles installed by MySpaceIM

  • MySpaceIMX.dll - MySpaceIMX (MySpaceIM ActiveX Component)
  • MySpaceIM.exe - MySpaceIM (MySpace Instant Messenger)
  • Uninstall.exe - MySpace
  • MSIMResS.dll - MSIMRes (MSIMRes Resource Dynamic Link Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MySpaceIM.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B14B55D9-685F-4D02-BEE6-88F612FF86F3}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • MySpaceIM.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'MySpaceIM' and executes as C:\Program Files\MySpace\IM\MySpaceIM.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • MySpaceIM.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\MySpace\IM\MySpaceIM.exe'.

How do I remove MySpaceIM?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win Vista (SP2) 49%
Win 8 1%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 61.70%
Windows XP 20.21%
Windows 7 17.02%
Windows 8 1.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 57.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.33%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.56%
Windows 7 Professional 3.33%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 1.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 95.30%
  Italy 1.34%
  LY 0.67%
  France 0.67%
  Australia 0.67%
  Japan 0.67%
  Germany 0.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.73%
Dell 28.77%
Gateway 10.96%
Toshiba 9.59%
GIGABYTE 2.74%
Intel 2.74%
Acer 2.74%
Samsung 1.37%
ASUS 1.37%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.75%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.75%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite A215 2.50%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.50%
HP-Pavilion RX887AA-ABA a... 2.50%

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