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Should I remove Buddy App?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Fair
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How common is it?
United States Rank #30,072
Reach 0.0013%

Versions

VersionDistribution
7.8.658 4.00%
7.4.515 96.00%

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Buddy App

Overview

Buddy App is a program developed by LogMeIn. The most used version is 7.4.515, 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. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 10.68 MB (11,199,939 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.logmein.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A22B8513-EA8C-46A1-9735-F5BE971C368D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 10.68 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Buddy App

  • CallingCard.exe - LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card
  • ra64app.exe - LogMeIn Rescue GUI Launcher
  • rescue.dll - LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card DLL
  • rahook.dll - LogMeIn Rescue (LogMeIn Rescue Hook DLL)
  • rarcc.dll - LogMeIn Rescue RARCC DLL
  • RescueWinRTLib.dll - LogMeIn Rescue WinRT DLL
  • Unattended.exe
  • unlock.dll
  • unlock64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • CallingCard.exe runs as a service named 'LogMeIn Rescue (3e4e6f05-a09b-4012-8b27-252a30799441)' (LMIRescue_3e4e6f05-a09b-4012-8b27-252a30799441).
Startup File (User Run)
  • CallingCard.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'LogMeInRescueCallingCardskunb65' and executes as "C:\Program Files\LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card\kunb65\CallingCard.exe".
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • CallingCard.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name '226_10354972239988' which loads as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\LOGMEI~1\LMIR0001.tmp_r.bat".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • CallingCard.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Allin1Convert Search Scope Monitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files2\ALLIN1~2\bar\1.bin\8hsrchmn.exe" /m=2 /w /h.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • CallingCard.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\LogMeIn Rescue Calling Card\CallingCard.exe'.

How do I remove Buddy App?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 88%
Win 7 (SP1) 12%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 88.00%
Windows 7 12.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 58.33%
Windows 10 Pro 16.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.50%
Windows 8.1 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 45.83%
Dell 41.67%
Toshiba 8.33%
Lenovo 4.17%
Common models
Dell Dell System Inspir... 8.33%
Dell Inspiron M5030 8.33%
Dell Inspiron 3847 4.17%
Dell Inspiron 3558 4.17%
Dell Inspiron 3521 4.17%
Dell Inspiron 1525 4.17%

About LogMeIn

LogMeIn provides software as a service-based (SAAS) remote connectivity, collaboration, and support solutions to businesses and consumers.
Publisher URL: www.logmein.com

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