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Desktop Menu Launch


Desktop Menu Launch is a software program developed by Darksky Projects. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 1.33 MB (1,393,469 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows XP. While about 58% of users of Desktop Menu Launch come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: darksky.biz
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Desktop Menu Launch\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Desktop Menu Launch\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Desktop Menu Launch

  • DesktopMenuLaunch.dll - Desktop Menu Launch (Desktop Menu Extention)
  • setup.exe - Setup
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • DesktopMenuLaunch.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'DesktopMenuLaunchExtention' with a class of {D7E80C87-C18A-4D35-AA81-0C74ED7B1A0F}.

How do I remove Desktop Menu Launch?

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

Win Vista (SP2) 43%
Win 7 (SP1) 29%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 42.86%
Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 28.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 28.57%
Windows Vista Business 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.33% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 58.33%
  United States 41.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
NEC 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Sony 16.67%
Lenovo 16.67%
Common models
Sony VGN-SZ75B_B 14.29%
NEC PC-MY18XAZ5G6T7 14.29%
NEC PC-LL850JG 14.29%
LENOVO 766677J 14.29%
HP Compaq nx6310 (EJ360AV... 14.29%
HP Compaq dc5700 Small Fo... 14.29%


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