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Should I remove OpenChoice PC Communication Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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United States Rank #41,875
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VersionDistribution 4.17% 20.83% 12.50% 8.33% 16.67% 4.17% 8.33% 8.33% 8.33% 4.17% 4.17%

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OpenChoice PC Communication Software


OpenChoice PC Communication Software is a software program developed by Tektronix. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named openchoicedesktop.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 51.18 MB (53,662,992 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 59% of users of OpenChoice PC Communication Software come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tek.com
Help link: www.tek.com/service
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Tektronix\OpenChoice PC Communication Software
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{604C634D-E311-4B11-A625-6DB386A851C7}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 51.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by OpenChoice PC Communication Software

Program executable:openchoicedesktop.exe
Name:OpenChoice Desktop
OpenChoice Desktop Application
Path:C:\Program Files\tektronix\openchoice pc communication software\openchoicedesktop.exe
Additional files:
  • TekISWDMgrWrapper.dll - Unmanaged wrapper for Managed code
  • LoadSRMIntoISD.exe
  • TekISWDMgr.dll
  • CrashRpt.dll - Crash Report Module

How do I remove OpenChoice PC Communication Software?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 4%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 8 25.00%
Windows XP 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 41.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 7 Enterprise 8.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.33%
Windows 8 8.33%
Windows 10 Home 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.97%
  India 5.13%
  Taiwan 5.13%
  Brazil 5.13%
  Austria 5.13%
  United Kingdom 2.56%
  Australia 2.56%
  Mexico 2.56%
  Croatia 2.56%
  Canada 2.56%
  Switzerland 2.56%
  AM 2.56%
  Belgium 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.58%
Lenovo 21.05%
Acer 15.79%
Toshiba 10.53%
American Megatrends 10.53%
Hewlett-Packard 5.26%
Intel 5.26%
Common models
Acer TravelMate 8481 10.00%
Dell Precision M4600 10.00%
Gateway NE56R 5.00%
Shuttle Inc SG31 5.00%
Dell Inspiron 5537 5.00%


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