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Should I remove ooVoo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
41% remove it59% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Poor
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #885
United States Rank #596
Reach 0.9083%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.14 days
682.64 days >
Average installed length: 358.67 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.6.9001 1.83%
3.6.7001 6.41%
3.6.6001 0.79%
3.6.5001 6.25%
3.6.4001 8.38%
3.6.3001 4.54%
3.6.1008 3.78%
3.6.1007 0.20%
3.5.9060 7.22%
3.5.9056 5.18%
3.5.9052 7.44%
3.5.9041 4.48%
3.5.8022 3.82%
3.5.7047 1.44%
3.5.7046 0.27%
3.5.7045 0.44%
3.5.6046 4.29%
3.5.6045 0.90%
3.5.6034 1.24%
3.5.5050 0.05%
3.5.5049 0.09%
3.5.3023 4.44%
3.5.3022 1.56%
3.5.3018 1.90%
3.5.1073 0.19%
3.5.1072 3.64%
3.5.1071 0.15%
3.0.7040 2.03%
3.0.7031 1.56%
3.0.7023 0.90%
3.0.7008 1.55%
3.0.7003 0.03%
3.0.4039 1.38%
3.0.4038 0.12%
3.0.4036 0.01%
2.9.0105 0.53%
2.9.0095 0.06%
2.9.0089 0.11%
2.9.0087 0.01%
2.9.0085 0.03%
2.9.0076 0.24%
2.9.0075 0.03%
2.8.0039 0.24%
2.8.0037 0.05%
2.8.0036 0.10%
2.8.0027 0.02%
2.7.069 0.02%
2.7.0.65 0.02%
2.6.0.20 0.12%
2.2.4.34 0.02%
2.2.4.25 9.59%
56 versions

Other programs by ooVoo

ooVoo

What is ooVoo?

ooVoo is a proprietary instant messaging client and is similar to Microsoft's Skype and Apple's FaceTime. Calls can be recorded in real-time and twelve-way video chatting is supported. ooVoo provides real-time comments and warnings about performance and usage, and has a connection speed display that gives an indication of latency. ooVoo allows registered users to communicate through free instant messaging, voice, and video chat. Browser-based video call allows the creator of the web chat to invite non-ooVoo users into the call via email, instant messaging, or social network.

About  (from ooVoo)

You can get ooVoo for free on your PC or your Mac and start video chatting right away. ooVoo’s desktop application allows you to video chat with your friends and family on their own PCs or Macs, and also on their smartphones (iOS, Android) and tablets. Group video calls with up to 12 people. Set up a web chat room for ...  Read more

Overview

The most used version is 2.2.4.25, 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 oovoo.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 21.02 MB (22,041,054 bytes).
ooVoo has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.oovoo.com
Help link: support.oovoo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ooVoo
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{FAA7F8FF-3C05-4A61-8F14-D8A6E9ED6623}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 21.02 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ooVoo

Program executable:oovoo.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\oovoo\oovoo.exe
MD5:288906d0e984d49c4735d9a7ff59a526
Additional files:
  • _6FEFF9B68218417F98F549.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ooVoo.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7AB4456C-B433-4E34-8AA9-1F1E5A02FE68}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • ooVoo.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ooVoo.exe' and executes as C:\Program Files\ooVoo\oovoo.exe /minimized.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ooVoo.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\ooVoo\ooVoo.exe'.

How do I remove ooVoo?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 8 0%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 41%
Keep it 59%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.48%
Windows 8 23.18%
Windows Vista 4.86%
Windows XP 3.44%
Windows 8.1 0.02%
Windows Server 2003 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.83%
Windows 8.1 9.76%
Windows 7 Professional 6.42%
Windows 8 3.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.22%
  Iran 5.65%
  United Kingdom 3.44%
  Italy 2.12%
  Germany 1.93%
  Canada 1.82%
  Greece 1.29%
  India 0.96%
  France 0.88%
  MA 0.86%
  Saudi Arabia 0.71%
  Australia 0.69%
  Israel 0.61%
  Spain 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.69%
Dell 17.79%
Lenovo 17.20%
Acer 12.44%
Toshiba 8.89%
ASUS 8.46%
GIGABYTE 3.36%
Samsung 2.90%
Intel 0.72%
Alienware 0.55%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.64%
LENOVO 4334 5.50%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.18%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.23%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.28%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.92%

About (from ooVoo LLC.)

First there was email. Then there was IM. Then the Internet phone.
Publisher URL: www.oovoo.com

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