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2% remove it98% keep it
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Chikka Instant Messenger v4.0 100.00%

Chikka Messenger V4


Chikka Messenger V4 is a program developed by Chikka Asia. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 5.46 MB (5,730,064 bytes). ChikkaUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 53% of users of Chikka Messenger come from Philippines, it is also popular in the United States and United Arab Emirates.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chikka.com
Help link: www.chikka.com/tutorial
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Chikka Messenger\Chikka v.4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\CHIKKA~1\CHIKKA~1.4\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\CHIKKA~1\CHIKKA~1.4\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 5.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Chikka Messenger V4

  • ChikkaUI.dll - Chikka Txt Messenger (Chikka V4 UI dll)
  • uiskinengine.dll - Chikka IM v4.0 (Chikka UI Skin Engine)
  • ChikkaController.dll - Chikka IM V4 (Controller Module)
  • ChikkaDynamicUI.dll - Chikka IM v4 (Dynamic UI Builder)
  • DataClassLib.dll - Chikka Asia Inc.
  • CTMProtocolLib.dll - ChikkaIM v4 (Chikka Protocol)
  • Plugin.dll - Chikka Plugin Manager
  • Uninstaller.EXE - Uninstallation Checker
  • mfc70u.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • ChikkaLauncher.exe - Chikka Application
  • ChikkaUpdater.exe
  • ChikkaUtils.dll
  • msvcp70.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr70.dll (by Sample) - Sample Application DLL (User-Generated Microsoft (R) C/C++ Runtime Library)
  • NetworkLib.dll - NetworkL Dynamic Link Library
  • UNWISESrv.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{D124A613-2DCA-41D4-BD97-2AA19C48545C}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • ChikkaLauncher.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ChikkaDefault' and executes as C:\Program Files1\CHIKKA~1\CHIKKA~1.4\ChikkaLauncher.exe.

How do I remove Chikka Messenger?

Quickly and completely remove Chikka Messenger V4 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Chikka Messenger 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 Chikka Messenger V4, 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 Chikka Messenger.

Win 7 (SP1) 35%
Win 7 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows XP 31.25%
Windows Vista 12.50%
Windows 8 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 31.25%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.75%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.45% of installs come from Philippines
Which countries install it?
  Philippines 53.45%
  United States 27.59%
  United Arab Emirates 3.45%
  Canada 3.45%
  Saudi Arabia 3.45%
  Belgium 1.72%
  Estonia 1.72%
  United Kingdom 1.72%
  Japan 1.72%
  Kuwait 1.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.67%
Acer 26.67%
ASUS 10.00%
Dell 6.67%
American Megatrends 6.67%
Sahara 3.33%
Lenovo 3.33%
Intel 3.33%
Common models
Toshiba NB200 3.13%
TOSHIBA Satellite T135D 3.13%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 3.13%
REDFOX Technologies N61PC... 3.13%
Packard Bell EASYNOTE_NJ... 3.13%
MSI MS-7309 3.13%


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