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Should I remove Palm Desktop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,919
United States Rank #5,889
Reach 0.0502%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 30.03 days
886.01 days >
Average installed length: 465.53 days


4.1.0410 63.92%
4.1.0300 6.96%
4.1.0200 3.41%
4.1.0100 2.98%
4.1 22.73%

Palm Desktop


Palm Desktop is a program developed by Palm. The most used version is 4.1.0410, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 66 files and is usually about 13.52 MB (14,180,148 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 65% of users of Palm Desktop come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.palm.com
Help link: www.palm.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\palmone\components\resources
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{E89D78B8-28F7-412F-8B26-C684739CBBDC}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 13.52 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Palm Desktop

  • deldupslang.dll - Palm Desktop (DelDups Addin Module)
  • res_photo.dll (by Palm, developed by ArcSoft) - Photos ActiveX Control Module (Photos Resource File)
  • deldups.dll
  • palmdevc.dll - HotSync® Manager (Palm OS Handheld Devices USB Class Installer)
  • pdbfilemgr.dll (by Palm, developed by ArcSoft) - PDBFileMgr
  • setup.exe (by InstallShield Software) - InstallShield (R) (InstallShield (R) Setup Launcher)
  • albumbase.dll (by ArcSoft) - ArcSoft AlbumBase (AlbumBase)
  • dgui.dll (by ArcSoft) - ArcSoft DGUI (ArcSoft GUI Library , Win32 Dll)
  • exif.dll - EXIF File Support
  • ezdll.dll - EzDll
  • fpxlib.dll - Reference Implementation
  • handledmanger.dll - HandledManger
  • palmtut.exe (by Macromedia) - Authorware Runtime
  • photos.ocx
  • photosplugin.dll - Palm Quick Install (Plugin for Photos)
  • brush.dll - ArcSoft Brush (Brush)
  • dibpro.dll - ArcSoft DibPro (DibPro)
  • filefpx.dll - FILEFPX Dynamic Link Library (FILEFPX DLL)
  • imgpro.dll - ArcoSoft ImgPro (ImgPro)
  • jpeglib.dll
  • pcdlib32.dll (by Eastman Kodak) - Kodak Photo CD Access Developer Toolkit (PCDLIB32)

How do I remove Palm Desktop?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.62%
Windows XP 31.44%
Windows Vista 13.17%
Windows 8 10.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 30.94%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.17%
Windows 7 Professional 12.23%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.76%
Windows 8.1 4.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.01%
  Germany 7.27%
  France 3.95%
  Canada 3.74%
  Israel 3.63%
  United Kingdom 2.49%
  Brazil 1.77%
  Australia 1.35%
  Mexico 1.25%
  Netherlands 1.14%
  Italy 1.04%
  Spain 0.73%
  Belgium 0.62%
  Argentina 0.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.66%
Hewlett-Packard 25.55%
Acer 10.81%
Intel 5.41%
American Megatrends 4.91%
Toshiba 4.91%
ASUS 2.70%
Sahara 2.46%
Samsung 1.72%
Medion 0.74%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.66%
Dell XPS 8300 3.14%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.14%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.62%
HP ENVY dv6 Notebook PC 2.09%


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