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Should I remove DeadAIM?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
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3.2.8 83.33%
3.2.7 16.67%



DeadAIM is a software program developed by JDennis.net. The most common release is 3.2.8, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds an extension to the user's Internet Explorer web browser. The primary executable is named LogManager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 53 files and is usually about 12.04 MB (12,621,152 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.jdennis.net
Help link: www.jdennis.net/forums
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AIM\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{25AF0BD1-DF07-4447-8E91-28E99617C556}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 12.04 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DeadAIM

Program executable:LogManager.exe
Name:DeadAIM Log Manager
Log Manager
Path:C:\Program Files1\AIM\LogManager.exe
Additional files:
  • inetsocket.dll - INETsocket Dynamic Link Library (INETsocket DLL)
  • nspr4.dll (by Netscape Communications) - Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR Library)
  • nss3.dll (by Netscape Communications) - Network Security Services (NSS Base Library)
  • plc4.dll - PLC Library
  • coolbos.dll (by America Online) - COOL Component Libraries (CoolBos Component Server)
  • coolbucky.dll (by America Online) - CoolBucky Component Server
  • coolhttp.dll - CoolHttp Component Server
  • coolpeer.dll - CoolPeer Component Server
  • coolsecnss.dll
  • coolsocket.dll - CoolSocket Component Server
  • coolsos.dll - CoolSos Component Server
  • aim.exe - AOL Instant Messenger
  • aimapi.dll - AIM API DLL
  • AimCoreSvcs.dll - Rendezvous External Applications Module
  • AimRes.dll - Aim Resources
  • AimSecondarySvcs.dll - File Xfer Module
  • aimtalk.dll - Johnson-Grace Talk Shim DLL
  • ate32.dll - Rich Text Control DLL
  • ateima32.dll - Image Encoder/Decoder DLL
  • idlemon.dll - Idle Monitor DLL
  • oscarui.dll - UI Utilities DLL
  • oscore.dll - Core Services DLL
  • aimauto.exe - AIMAUTO (AIMAuto Automation Application)
  • aimax.dll
  • chksign.dll
  • nssckbi.dll
  • oscres.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Extension
  • aim.exe is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {AC9E2541-2814-11d5-BC6D-00B0D0A1DE45}.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:5.15 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.1307173644%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.07890615%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.05181121%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:71.69 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:1021 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove DeadAIM?

You can uninstall DeadAIM 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program DeadAIM, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 DeadAIM.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by DeadAIM you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Win XP 17%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Windows XP 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%

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?
Dell 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Alienware 16.67%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 16.67%
HP G60 Notebook PC 16.67%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 16.67%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 16.67%
Dell Computer Precision W... 16.67%
Alienware Aurora 16.67%


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