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Should I remove SightSpeed?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,521
United States Rank #11,896
Reach 0.0160%


6.0 (6564) 97.77%
6.0 (6562) 2.23%

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SightSpeed is a program developed by SightSpeed. The most used version is 6.0 (6564), 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 main program executable is sightspeed.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 26.02 MB (27,284,154 bytes). update.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 XP. While about 64% of users of SightSpeed come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sightspeed.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SightSpeed
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SightSpeed\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 26.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SightSpeed

Program executable:sightspeed.exe
SightSpeed Video Calling
Path:C:\Program Files\sightspeed\sightspeed.exe
Additional files:
  • VideoMerge.exe - SightSpeed Call Recording Exporter (Call Recording Exporter)
  • update.exe - Video Chat Updater
  • sightspeedweb.dll - SightSpeed Web (Video Chat Browser Plugin By SightSpeed)
  • uninst.exe - SightSpeed (SightSpeed Installer)
  • lwf_jp2.dll (by LuraTech Imaging GmbH) - LuraWave JP2 Dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SightSpeed.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3387B869-F731-4BFC-95D6-35A260BCFE8D}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • SightSpeed.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SightSpeed' and executes as "C:\Program Files\SightSpeed\SightSpeed.exe" -bootmode.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SightSpeed.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SightSpeed\SightSpeed.exe'.

How do I remove SightSpeed?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win XP 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.79%
Windows XP 23.66%
Windows Vista 18.30%
Windows 8 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.59%
Microsoft Windows XP 23.42%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.77%
Windows 7 Professional 7.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.66%
Windows 10 Home 2.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.03%
  France 4.95%
  Italy 4.62%
  United Kingdom 3.96%
  Canada 3.30%
  Spain 2.64%
  Germany 1.98%
  Sweden 1.65%
  Portugal 1.32%
  Belgium 0.99%
  Philippines 0.99%
  Argentina 0.66%
  DK 0.66%
  South Africa 0.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.06%
Hewlett-Packard 26.72%
Acer 12.98%
Intel 6.11%
American Megatrends 4.58%
ASUS 3.05%
Sahara 2.29%
Toshiba 2.29%
Medion 1.53%
Common models
Dell Dell DM061 2.59%
Dell Inspiron 560 2.59%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.59%
Packard Bell imedia S3850 2.59%
Acer Aspire E380 1.72%
Dell Dell DXP061 1.72%


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