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Should I remove DeskBar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #35,560
United States Rank #19,294
Reach 0.0033%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.71 days
50.55 days >
Average installed length: 26.56 days


1.0.1 100.00%



DeskBar is a software program developed by Blue Labs. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named updater.exe. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 43.63 MB (45,748,469 bytes). The installed file updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: desk.bar
Help link: desk.bar/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Blue Labs, LLC\DeskBar\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A54F8C73-5312-4FA7-9F5F-8B6ABD96A774}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 43.63 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DeskBar

Program executable:updater.exe
updater 1.0.1 © Blue Labs, LLC, Inc, 2015
Path:C:\Program Files\Blue Labs, LLC\DeskBar\updater.exe
Additional files:
  • DeskBar.exe - DeskBar
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • Awesomium.Core.dll (by Awesomium Technologies) - Awesomium.NET v1.7.5 (Awesomium.Core v1.7.5)
  • Awesomium.Windows.Controls.dll (by Awesomium Technologies) - Awesomium.Windows.Controls v1.7.5
  • awesomium.dll - Awesomium (Awesomium Core)
  • avcodec-53.dll
  • avformat-53.dll
  • avutil-51.dll
  • Newtonsoft.Json.dll (by Newtonsoft) - Json.NET (Json.NET .NET 4.0)
  • System.Windows.Controls.Input.Toolkit.dll (by Microsoft) - WPF Toolkit (WPF Toolkit Input)
  • System.Windows.Controls.Layout.Toolkit.dll (by Microsoft) - WPF Toolkit Layout
  • WPFToolkit.dll
  • xinput9_1_0.dll - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Microsoft Common Controller API)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DeskBar.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DeskBar' which loads as C:\Program Files\Blue Labs, LLC\DeskBar\DeskBar.exe.

How do I remove DeskBar?

You can uninstall DeskBar 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 DeskBar, 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 DeskBar.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.38%
Windows 10 32.31%
Windows Vista 10.77%
Windows XP 1.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.25%
Windows 10 Home 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 18.75%
Windows 10 Pro 7.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.69%

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 38.60%
Dell 35.09%
Acer 7.02%
Lenovo 5.26%
ASUS 3.51%
Samsung 1.75%
Sahara 1.75%
MSI 1.75%
Intel 1.75%
Common models
HP-Pavilion NC689AA-ABA s... 3.28%
Dell Inspiron 620 3.28%
Vision Computers Inc. DH6... 1.64%
TOSHIBA Satellite C855 1.64%
Supermicro C2SBX 1.64%
Samsung RV415/RV515 1.64%


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