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5% remove it95% keep it
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United States Rank #31,069
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VersionDistribution 37.08% 1.12% 61.80%

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BlackBerry Device Manager 6.1

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What is BlackBerry Device Manager?  (from Research In Motion)

BlackBerry® Desktop Software supports both your BlackBerry® smartphone and your BlackBerry® tablet. If you already have BlackBerry Desktop Software installed, be sure to upgrade to the latest version before syncing your tablet. BlackBerry® Desktop Software 7.0 features an updated interface and user-friendly menu that ...  Read more


BlackBerry Device Manager 6.1 is a program developed by Research In Motion. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is DesktopMgr.exe. The software installer includes 32 files and is usually about 1.52 MB (1,596,912 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 39% of users of BlackBerry Device Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.rim.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Research In Motion\BlackBerry\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B768E610-7C54-4BA8-A184-B4683515D1EF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.52 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BlackBerry Device Manager 6.1

Program executable:DesktopMgr.exe
Name:Desktop Tools for RIM Handhelds
BlackBerry Desktop Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\Research In Motion\BlackBerry\DesktopMgr.exe
Additional files:
  • application_loader.dll - Desktop Tools for RIM Handhelds (Application loader extension)
  • backup_restore.dll - Backup Restore extension
  • BlackBerryModemConfiguration.exe - BlackBerryModemConfiguration
  • DesktopMgr.exe - BlackBerry Desktop Manager
  • device_file_access_dll.dll - Device File Access DLL
  • Device_Switch.dll - Device switch wizard
  • DeviceOptions.dll - Device Options Management Extension
  • media_sync.dll - Media Sync extension
  • ras_connection_manager.dll - IP Modem extension
  • rim_asci.dll - ASCII Importer/Exporter Connector
  • rim_hh.dll - BlackBerry Smart Phone Connector for Intellisync
  • RIMCXLServer.dll - RIM CXLServer Implementation
  • Synchronize.dll - Synchronization Desktop Extension
  • WebLink.dll - Web Link Desktop Extension
  • product.dll - BlackBerry Desktop Tools (BlackBerry Product Description)
  • product_common.dll
  • CE.dll - Research In Motion CE (BES Crypto Kernel)
  • CXLB.dll (by Nokia) - Nokia Intellisync SDK engine Samples (CXL Migration Layer)
  • connectorrequesthandler.dll (by Nokia) - Nokia Intellisync SDK engine Sample (ConnectorRequestHandler module)
  • SyncConfirmation.dll - SYNCCONFIRMATION module
  • SyncConflict.dll - SYNCCONFLICT module
  • Attendees.dll - Nokia Intellisync SDK engine (ATTENDEES module)
  • ilsyncEx.dll - ILSYNCEX module
  • iltif32.dll - ILTIF32 module
  • ilx32.dll - ILX32 module
  • PTATTACH.dll - PTATTACH module
  • PtSSLog.dll - PTSSLOG module
  • UserLocMgr.dll - USERLOCMGR module
  • configurationupgrade.dll - Nokia Intellisync SDK (Upgrade module)

How do I remove BlackBerry Device Manager?

Quickly and completely remove BlackBerry Device Manager 6.1 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall BlackBerry Device Manager 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 BlackBerry Device Manager 6.1, 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 BlackBerry Device Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 4%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.30%
Windows Vista 21.35%
Windows 10 14.61%
Windows XP 6.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.21%
Windows 7 Professional 14.61%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.99%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.74%
Windows 10 Home 6.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.68%
  Canada 30.19%
  United Kingdom 5.66%
  Australia 3.77%
  Indonesia 2.83%
  Germany 2.83%
  Mexico 1.89%
  Philippines 1.89%
  Italy 1.89%
  Dominican Republic 0.94%
  France 0.94%
  Sweden 0.94%
  India 0.94%
  Austria 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.79%
Dell 27.27%
Acer 15.15%
Toshiba 7.58%
Lenovo 4.55%
ASUS 3.03%
American Megatrends 3.03%
Intel 1.52%
Medion 1.52%
Alienware 1.52%
Sony 1.52%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 2.60%
Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 2.60%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.60%
Dell Latitude E5410 2.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.60%
TOSHIBA Satellite S50D-A 1.30%

About Research In Motion

Research In Motion Limited (RIM) is a Canadian telecommunication company known as the developer of the BlackBerry smartphone and tablet.
Publisher URL: www.rim.com


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