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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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Blackboard IM 4.0.1-C


Blackboard IM 4.0.1-C is a software program developed by Blackboard. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named blackboardim.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 36.35 MB (38,115,894 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 97% of users of Blackboard IM -C come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.blackboardcollaborate.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\blackboard\blackboard im
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Blackboard\Blackboard IM\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 36.35 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Blackboard IM 4.0.1-C

Program executable:blackboardim.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\blackboard\blackboard im\blackboardim.exe
Additional files:
  • VNCHooks.dll (by Constantin Kaplinsky) - TightVNC - VNCHooks (VNC hooks DLL for Win32)
  • AppShare.exe (by Wimba) - Wimba AppShare (AppShare Win32 Host)
  • crashreport.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • blackboardUpdateInstaller.exe (by Wimba) - blackboardUpdateInstaller (Wimba Update Installer Framework)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libhztc.dll
  • msvcp80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr80.dll
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • blackboardim.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'pronto' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Blackboard\Blackboard IM\blackboardim.exe".

How do I remove Blackboard IM -C?

Quickly and completely remove Blackboard IM 4.0.1-C from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Blackboard IM -C 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 Blackboard IM 4.0.1-C, 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 Blackboard IM -C.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win 8 5%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.47%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Windows 8 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.56%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

96.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 96.67%
  Spain 3.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.78%
Hewlett-Packard 27.78%
Toshiba 11.11%
Lenovo 11.11%
Gateway 5.56%
Acer 5.56%
ASUS 5.56%
Sony 5.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 11.11%
Dell OptiPlex 380 11.11%
Dell Inspiron 530 5.56%
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 5.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655D 5.56%


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