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Should I remove Plantronics MyHeadset Updater?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,237
United States Rank #7,607
Reach 0.0348%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.95 days
264.12 days >
Average installed length: 138.78 days


3.1.51094.21292 14.96%
3.1.50883.11482 31.15%
3.1.50857.9994 10.04%
3.1.50774.5235 14.14%
3.1.48496.0 20.70%
3.1.47141.0 8.81%
3.1.46885.0 0.20%

Plantronics MyHeadset Updater


Plantronics MyHeadset Updater is a program developed by Plantronics. The most used version is 3.1.50883.11482, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 598.03 KB (612,381 bytes). PlantronicsMyHeadSetUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 63% of users of Plantronics MyHeadset Updater come from the United States, it is also popular in Sweden and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.plantronics.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\package cache\{9688ed96-eab4-4f16-ac76-52938afb0a05}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{9688ed96-eab4-4f16-ac76-52938afb0a05}\PlantronicsEmeraldSpokesInstaller.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 598.03 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Plantronics MyHeadset Updater

  • PlantronicsEmeraldSpokesInstaller.exe - Plantronics MyHeadset Updater
  • PlantronicsMyHeadSetUpdater.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PlantronicsEmeraldSpokesInstaller.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name '{c76f0fe9-9e26-48ed-a55f-d12fea04cea8}' which loads as "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{c76f0fe9-9e26-48ed-a55f-d12fea04cea8}\PlantronicsEmeraldSpokesInstaller.exe" /burn.log.append "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Temp\Plantronics_MyHeadset_Updater_20140826075.

How do I remove Plantronics MyHeadset Updater?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.31%
Windows 8 45.60%
Windows Vista 3.07%
Windows XP 1.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.34%
Windows 7 Professional 15.78%
Windows 8.1 13.73%
Windows 10 Home 11.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.02%
Windows 10 Pro 8.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.32%
  Sweden 5.99%
  Germany 5.24%
  Canada 4.64%
  United Kingdom 2.69%
  Norway 2.25%
  France 1.50%
  Italy 1.35%
  Australia 1.35%
  DK 1.20%
  Austria 1.05%
  Belgium 0.75%
  Switzerland 0.75%
  Finland 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.45%
Dell 24.30%
Acer 12.32%
ASUS 10.56%
Toshiba 4.58%
Lenovo 3.52%
Samsung 2.46%
Medion 2.11%
Intel 1.76%
MSI 0.70%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.52%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.25%
Dell XPS 8700 2.84%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.27%
Dell Latitude E7440 2.27%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.70%

About Plantronics

Plantronics is an electronics company that developes audio communications equipment for business and consumers and its products support unified communications, mobile use, gaming and music.
Publisher URL: www.plantronics.com


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