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Should I remove Galaxy Nexus ToolKit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,324
United States Rank #26,856
Reach 0.0031%


VersionDistribution 13.64% 31.82% 22.73% 13.64% 4.55% 11.36% 2.27%

Galaxy Nexus ToolKit


Galaxy Nexus ToolKit is a software program developed by skipsoft. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named ToolKit.exe. The setup package generally installs about 23 files and is usually about 1.1 GB (1,180,948,492 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 64% of users of Galaxy Nexus ToolKit come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.skipsoft.net
Installation folder: C:\galaxy nexus toolkit
Uninstaller: C:\Galaxy Nexus ToolKit\Uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.1 GB

Program filesFiles installed by Galaxy Nexus ToolKit

Program executable:ToolKit.exe
Name:Galaxy Nexus ToolKit
ToolKit for Samsung Galaxy Nexus
Path:C:\galaxy nexus toolkit\ToolKit.exe
Additional files:
  • tkfirmware.exe - Galaxy Nexus ToolKit (Firmware for Samsung Galaxy Nexus)
  • ToolKit.exe - ToolKit for Samsung Galaxy Nexus
  • extrassection.exe - Extras Section (Extras Section for Galaxy Nexus)
  • tkmain.exe - Nexus ToolKit (ToolKit for Nexus Devices)
  • modssection.exe - ModsSection (Mods Section for Galaxy Nexus)
  • Uninst.exe - Paquet Builder - www.gdgsoft.com (Paquet Builder - Package Uninstaller)
  • tmax.dll (by TmaxSoft Co., Ltd) - TmaxSoft tmax.dll Application (Client Library tmax.dll)
  • Odin3_v3.07.exe (by Samsung Electronics Co) - Odin Downloader
  • AdbWinApi.dll (by Google, inc) - Android SDK (Android ADB API)
  • AdbWinUsbApi.dll (by Google, inc) - Android ADB API (WinUsb)
  • adb-toolkit.exe
  • fastboot-toolkit.exe
  • izarcc.exe
  • zlib.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • adb-toolkit.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C2CCB65D-FA79-4CFD-A043-D4ED4AC6392C}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.47 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000630575%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00006239%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000067%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Galaxy Nexus ToolKit?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 80%
Win 8 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.09%
Windows 8 11.36%
Windows Vista 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.45%
Windows 7 Professional 11.36%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.82%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.55%
Windows 10 Pro Insider Pr... 2.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.41%
  Germany 6.78%
  Canada 6.78%
  Italy 5.08%
  Australia 3.39%
  Hong Kong 1.69%
  Singapore 1.69%
  Switzerland 1.69%
  Mexico 1.69%
  Romania 1.69%
  Spain 1.69%
  Israel 1.69%
  OM 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.14%
Dell 22.86%
Acer 11.43%
Intel 5.71%
Sony 5.71%
Samsung 2.86%
ASUS 2.86%
Alienware 2.86%
Common models
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.78%
Hewlett-Packard p6823w 2.78%
HP HDX16 Notebook PC 2.78%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.78%
Hewlett-Packard CQ5726F 2.78%


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