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Should I remove Bamboo Dock?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #2,067
United States Rank #2,052
Reach 0.3665%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.95 days
706.62 days >
Average installed length: 371.28 days


4.1 68.57%
4.0 24.25%
3.9 6.56%
3.5 0.62%

Typically installed together

Bamboo Dock

What is Bamboo Dock?  (from Wacom Technology)

Your Bamboo dock, once installed, remains on your desktop and is ready to go whenever you are. It's easy, convenient and fun. Use the ExpressKey on your Bamboo Pen & Touch or Bamboo Fun to start Bamboo Dock. A selection of Apps is included with your Bamboo dock to get you started. Once installed, you can add Apps in tw...  Read more


Bamboo Dock is a program developed by Wacom Technology. The most used version is 4.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The programs's main executable is bamboocore.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 3.79 MB of memory. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 14.07 MB (14,758,452 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 46% of users of Bamboo Dock come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: bamboo.wacom.eu
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Bamboo Dock
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Bamboo Dock\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 14.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Bamboo Dock

Program executable:bamboocore.exe
BambooDock back-end application
Signed by:Wacom Europe GmbH
Path:C:\Program Files\bamboo dock\bamboocore.exe
Additional files:
  • BambooWinTab.dll
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • BambooCore.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'BambooCore' and executes as C:\Program Files\Bamboo Dock\BambooCore.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BambooCore.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BambooCore' which loads as C:\Program Files\Bamboo Dock\BambooCore.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:3.79 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000633064%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00003634%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00002696%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Bamboo Dock?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 8 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.68%
Windows 8 24.51%
Windows Vista 3.54%
Windows XP 2.25%
Windows Server 2003 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.65%
Windows 7 Professional 11.32%
Windows 8.1 9.68%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.83%
Windows 8 3.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.11%
  United Kingdom 6.44%
  Germany 5.88%
  France 5.49%
  Canada 4.36%
  Italy 3.56%
  Netherlands 2.16%
  Spain 1.99%
  Brazil 1.93%
  Australia 1.67%
  Japan 1.31%
  Sweden 1.18%
  Belgium 1.14%
  Mexico 1.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.24%
Acer 16.21%
Dell 16.11%
ASUS 14.60%
Toshiba 6.82%
Lenovo 5.05%
Samsung 4.28%
Alienware 1.48%
Intel 1.32%
MSI 1.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.58%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.15%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.29%
ASUS All Series 4.59%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.86%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.43%

About (from Wacom Technology Corp.)

At Wacom, we believe that technology should be easy to use and simple to understand.
Publisher URL: www.wacom.com


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