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5% remove it95% keep it
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8.08.0000 58.02%
8.07.0000 1.23%
8.06.0000 4.94%
8.04.0000 25.93%
8.02.0000 1.23%
8.01.0000 2.47%
8.00.0000 6.17%

The Master Genealogist v8


The Master Genealogist v8 is a software program developed by Wholly Genes. The most common release is 8.08.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 18 files. The installed file TMG_Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 81% of users of The Master Genealogist come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.WhollyGenes.com/forums.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\The Master Genealogist v8\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A92F1BC5-8C1F-48FC-BC88-A8C0F0D7CFF4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by The Master Genealogist v8

  • TMG_Updater.exe - The Master Genealogist v8 (TMG_Updater 8.08.0000 © Wholly Genes Software, Inc, 2013)
  • tmg8.exe - The Master Genealogist

How do I remove The Master Genealogist?

Quickly and completely remove The Master Genealogist v8 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall The Master Genealogist 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 The Master Genealogist v8, 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 The Master Genealogist.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 8 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.84%
Windows 8 18.52%
Windows XP 4.94%
Windows Vista 3.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.27%
Windows 7 Professional 27.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.17%
Windows 8.1 6.17%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.94%
Windows 8 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.80% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.80%
  Canada 6.40%
  United Kingdom 3.20%
  Norway 3.20%
  Belgium 1.60%
  Germany 1.60%
  Austria 0.80%
  Australia 0.80%
  Mexico 0.80%
  New Zealand 0.80%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.92%
Dell 25.00%
Intel 9.62%
Toshiba 7.69%
Acer 5.77%
Lenovo 5.77%
Gateway 1.92%
ASUS 1.92%
Sahara 1.92%
Sony 1.92%
Packard Bell 1.92%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.17%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1247c 3.45%
Dell XPS 8500 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite A100 1.72%
Hewlett-Packard p6-2420t 1.72%


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