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Should I remove Acer TouchPortal Express?

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8% remove it92% keep it
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Acer TouchPortal Express


Acer TouchPortal Express is a software program developed by Acer. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 40 files and is usually about 60.61 MB (63,552,516 bytes). The installed file TouchUpdater.dll 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 64% of users of Acer TouchPortal Express come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer TouchPortal Express
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{4C79D07F-9EE0-4CCE-9E12-05859276B63F}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 60.61 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Acer TouchPortal Express

  • LauncherAsUser.exe - Acer TouchPortal (LauncherAsUser)
  • AlbumControlLibrary.dll - AlbumControlLibrary.Properties (Album Control Library)
  • Acer.TouchPortal.CoverFlow.dll - Acer.TouchPortal.CoverFlow
  • TouchPortalLauncher.exe - Acer Touch Portal Launcher
  • Acer.Commons.Wpf.Graphics.dll - Acer.Commons.Wpf.Graphics
  • FlickrNet.dll (by Sam Judson) - Flickr .Net Api Library
  • AcerTouchPortalLib.dll - AcerTouchPortalLib (Acer Touch Portal Lib)
  • Acer.Commons.Wpf.dll - Acer.Commons.Wpf
  • Acer.Samples.Wpf.dll - Acer.Samples.Wpf
  • FirstRunWizard2.exe - FirstRunWizard2
  • TouchPortalLib.dll - TouchPortalLib (Touch Portal Lib)
  • TouchUpdater.dll - TouchUpdater
  • SNSService.dll - SNSService
  • XMLStorage.dll - XMLStorage
  • MTGesture.dll - MTGesture
  • SharpBITS.Base.dll (by xidar solutions) - SharpBITS
  • SNSGadget.dll - SNSGadget
  • Facebook.dll - Facebook
  • Remoting.dll - Remoting
  • SNSAgent.exe - SNSAgent
  • SNSFacebook.dll
  • SNSStack.dll - SNSStack
  • AcrHttp.dll - AcrHttp
  • RSACryptor.dll - Cryptor
  • SNSFlickr.dll - Flickr

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • TouchPortalLauncher.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'AcerPortalAutoPlayMUSIC' with the ProgID of 'AcerPortalAutoPlayMUSIC\AutoPlay' and the action verb 'open.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • TouchPortalLauncher.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TouchPortal' which loads as C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer TouchPortal\TouchPortalLauncher.exe na.

How do I remove Acer TouchPortal Express?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 88%
Win 8 13%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.50%
Windows 8 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 8 Pro 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.29%
  Germany 14.29%
  Australia 7.14%
  Canada 7.14%
  Hong Kong 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Medion 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
American Megatrends 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 20.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1114 20.00%
Gateway SX2855 20.00%
ASUSTeK CM6870 20.00%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com


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