82,399,351 programs installed

Should I remove TomTom HOME?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #8,371
United States Rank #29,920
Reach 0.0549%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.57 days
400.46 days >
Average installed length: 210.41 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.9.8 35.67%
2.9.7 17.64%
2.9.6 5.84%
2.9.5 16.60%
2.9.4 5.19%
2.9.3 7.00%
2.9.2 8.04%
2.9.1 2.72%
2.9.0 1.30%

Typically installed together

TomTom HOME

What is TomTom HOME?  (from the publisher)

TomTom HOME is the easiest way to manage content on your TomTom device. You can use your TomTom device and all the features straight out of the box, and with TomTom HOME desktop software, you can get even more out of it. TomTom HOME is FREE and ensures that your TomTom device is always up-to-date. For the best navigati...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 2.9.8, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 49.28 MB (51,676,957 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 90% of users of TomTom HOME come from Spain, it is also popular in the United States and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.TomTom.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TomTom HOME 2\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{9017CEAF-BE5A-4F73-8A0E-C87E26971E55}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 49.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TomTom HOME

  • TomTomHOME.exe (by TomTom International) - TomTom HOME
  • Uninstall TomTom HOME.exe (by TomTom International) - WinLatest.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TomTomHOME.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{39007C90-9517-4E15-BD3A-7D514D8B0F87}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • TomTomHOME.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TomTom HOME 2\TomTomHOME.exe'.

How do I remove TomTom HOME?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#8,371

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.74%
Windows 8 18.24%
Windows XP 11.25%
Windows Vista 7.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.76%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.33%
Windows 7 Professional 10.03%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.34%
Windows 8.1 5.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

89.52% of installs come from Spain
Which countries install it?
  Spain 89.52%
  United States 3.58%
  Mexico 2.65%
  Argentina 1.46%
  Uruguay 0.27%
  Belgium 0.27%
  France 0.27%
  PR 0.27%
  Germany 0.27%
  Colombia 0.13%
  Costa Rica 0.13%
  Finland 0.13%
  Venezuela 0.13%
  Portugal 0.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.88%
Hewlett-Packard 24.34%
GIGABYTE 11.50%
ASUS 11.50%
Dell 9.29%
Toshiba 5.75%
American Megatrends 3.98%
Lenovo 2.88%
Intel 2.21%
Samsung 0.88%
Medion 0.88%
Apple 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.73%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.85%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.64%
GBT AWRDACPI 2.64%
ASUSTeK K53SD 2.64%
Acer Aspire 5738 2.20%

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