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Should I remove TeamViewer 6 Host?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,717
United States Rank #20,333
Reach 0.0137%
Installation trends (last 30 days)


6.0.17222 19.32%
6.0.15803 4.55%
6.0.13992 7.95%
6.0.12879 9.09%
6.0.11656 9.09%
6.0.11117 14.77%
6.0.11052 2.27%
6.0.10722 12.50%
6.0.10532 2.27%
6.0.10511 5.68%
6.0.10344 2.27%
6.0.10194 3.41%
6.0.9947 5.68%
6.0.9895 1.14%

TeamViewer 6 Host

What is TeamViewer 6 Host?  (from TeamViewer GmbH)

TeamViewer 6 Host is running as a system service and is used for 24/7 access to remote computers, including login/logout and remote reboot - optimized for server maintenance or home-office access. BTW: Unlike most competitors TeamViewer includes an unlimited number of free hosts with all licenses - you just pay for the...  Read more


TeamViewer 6 Host is a program developed by TeamViewer GmbH. The most used version is 6.0.17222, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 teamviewer.exe. The software installer includes 46 files and is usually about 56.63 MB (59,377,367 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 33% of users of TeamViewer 6 Host come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.teamviewer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version6
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version6\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 56.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TeamViewer 6 Host

Program executable:teamviewer.exe
TeamViewer Remote Control Application
Path:C:\Program Files\teamviewer\version6\teamviewer.exe
Additional files:
  • tv_w32.dll - TeamViewer Remote Control (Helper library for TeamViewer performance optimization and QuickConnect)
  • tv_x64.dll - Helper library for TeamViewer performance optimization and QuickConnect (64 bit)
  • TeamViewer_Resource_lt.dll
  • TeamView.exe - TeamViewer (TeamViewer Remote Control Application)
  • TeamViewer_Desktop.exe
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ar.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_bg.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_cs.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_da.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_de.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_el.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_en.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_es.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_fi.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_fr.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_he.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_hr.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_hu.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_id.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_it.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ja.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ko.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_nl.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_no.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_pl.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_pt.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ro.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_ru.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_sk.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_sr.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_sv.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_th.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_tr.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_uk.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_vi.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_zh.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_zhCN.dll
  • TeamViewer_Resource_zhTW.dll
  • TeamViewer_Service.exe
  • tv_w32.exe - Helper process for TeamViewer performance optimization and QuickConnect
  • tv_x64.exe - Helper process for TeamViewer performance optimization and QuickConnect (64 bit)
  • TeamViewer_Host_Setup.exe
  • TeamViewer_Host_Setup_Custom.exe
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • TeamViewer_Service.exe runs as a service named 'TeamViewer 6' (TeamViewer6) "TeamViewer Remote Software".
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • TeamViewer_Service.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version6\TeamViewer_Service.exe'.
  • TeamViewer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version6\TeamViewer.exe'.
  • TeamView.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version6\TeamViewer.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.07 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000290537%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00001287%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00001619%
0.015104% average

How do I remove TeamViewer 6 Host?

Quickly and completely remove TeamViewer 6 Host from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall TeamViewer 6 Host 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 TeamViewer 6 Host, 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 TeamViewer 6 Host.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win Server 2003 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.86%
Windows XP 15.91%
Windows 8 4.55%
Windows Vista 4.55%
Windows Server 2003 1.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 48.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.09%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.05%
Windows Vista Business 3.45%
Windows 8.1 2.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.33%
  Germany 10.78%
  Canada 9.80%
  France 5.88%
  United Kingdom 5.88%
  Italy 5.88%
  Israel 4.90%
  Netherlands 3.92%
  DK 2.94%
  United Arab Emirates 1.96%
  Austria 0.98%
  Australia 0.98%
  Belgium 0.98%
  Switzerland 0.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.30%
Hewlett-Packard 28.36%
Acer 8.96%
Lenovo 4.48%
ASUS 2.99%
Intel 2.99%
American Megatrends 2.99%
Compaq 1.49%
Apple 1.49%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 755 5.41%
Dell Latitude E6410 2.70%
wortmann IPMSB-GS 1.35%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 1.35%

About (from TeamViewer GmbH)

The German based TeamViewer GmbH was founded in 2005 and is fully focused on development and distribution of high-end solutions for online collaboration and communication.
Publisher URL: www.teamviewer.com


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