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Should I remove FTMVistaUpdater?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,938
United States Rank #13,657
Reach 0.0100%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 356.34 days
1323.45 days >
Average installed length: 695.37 days


1.0.0 100.00%



FTMVistaUpdater is a software program developed by Family Tree Maker. The setup package is about 783.5 KB (802,304 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 74% of users of FTMVistaUpdater come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.familytreemaker.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\adobe\reader 9.0\resource\linguistics\providers\proximity\11.00
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{EE295D30-A10C-44F6-B14C-05E0D99429E4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 783.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove FTMVistaUpdater?

You can uninstall FTMVistaUpdater 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 FTMVistaUpdater, 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 FTMVistaUpdater.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.21%
Windows Vista 35.53%
Windows 10 15.74%
Windows XP 1.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.87%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 31.28%
Windows 10 Home 9.23%
Windows 7 Professional 7.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.13%
Windows Vista Home Basic 4.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.04%
  United Kingdom 14.74%
  Germany 3.51%
  DK 2.81%
  Canada 1.75%
  Australia 1.05%
  Spain 0.70%
  Belgium 0.35%
  France 0.35%
  Switzerland 0.35%
  Austria 0.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.65%
Hewlett-Packard 30.71%
Acer 15.75%
Toshiba 9.45%
Medion 3.15%
Intel 2.36%
Compaq 0.79%
Apple 0.79%
American Megatrends 0.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.92%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.46%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.46%
Dell Inspiron 518 2.46%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 2.46%
Dell Dell XPS420 1.64%


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