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Should I remove Power Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,632
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Versions

VersionDistribution
4.0.2.1 88.37%
3.1.1.5 4.65%
3.1.1.3 4.65%
3.1.0.8 2.33%

Power Manager

Overview

Power Manager is a software program developed by Gembird Electronics. The most common release is 4.0.2.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 19.49 MB (20,438,904 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 67% of users of Power Manager come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Gembird\Power Manager
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C
Estimated size: 19.49 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by Power Manager

  • ConfigureTool-841.exe - ConfigureTool SIS-PM(-S)-841
  • french.dll - Power Manager (french language pack)
  • german.dll - german language pack
  • italian.dll - italian language pack
  • pm.exe
  • Find SIS-PMS-LAN.exe - SIS-PMS-LAN

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • pm.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Power Manager' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Gembird\Power Manager\pm.exe" -winstartup.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • pm.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Gembird\Power Manager\pm.exe'.

How do I remove Power Manager?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 2%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.09%
Windows 8 23.26%
Windows XP 4.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.93%
Windows 7 Professional 18.60%
Windows 8 4.65%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.65%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 4.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.44% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 67.44%
  United States 9.30%
  Austria 4.65%
  Italy 4.65%
  MK 2.33%
  UA 2.33%
  Belgium 2.33%
  Netherlands 2.33%
  Czech Republic 2.33%
  Poland 2.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Acer 21.43%
GIGABYTE 10.71%
Medion 10.71%
Intel 10.71%
Dell 7.14%
Lenovo 7.14%
American Megatrends 7.14%
Common models
Gigabyte GA-A55M-S2HP 6.90%
ASUSTeK CG8250 3.45%
Micro-Star P35 Platinum(M... 3.45%
MEDIONPC MS-7708 3.45%
LENOVO 24812SG 3.45%
HP ProBook 4515s 3.45%

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