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Should I remove Gateway Ink Monitor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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VersionDistribution 33.33% 66.67%

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Gateway Ink Monitor


Gateway Ink Monitor is a program developed by BillP Studios. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is GWInkMonitor.exe. The software installer includes 2 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 96% of users of Gateway Ink Monitor come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.billp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Gateway\Gateway Ink Monitor\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F10082FE-BACB-4E58-A423-DAD6BFC8B3A2}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Gateway Ink Monitor

Program executable:GWInkMonitor.exe
Name:Gateway Online Ink Purchase Utility
Gateway Ink Monitor
Path:C:\Program Files\Gateway\Gateway Ink Monitor\GWInkMonitor.exe
Additional files:
  • GWInkMonitor.exe (by Gateway) - Gateway Online Ink Purchase Utility (Gateway Ink Monitor)
  • inkpeek.dll (by Tartan Software) - Tartan Software DL2Hook (DL2Hook)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • GWInkMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Gateway Ink Monitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Gateway Utilities\GWInkMonitor.exe".

How do I remove Gateway Ink Monitor?

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

Win XP 78%
Win 7 (SP1) 22%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 77.78%
Windows 7 22.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 77.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

96.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 96.15%
  Canada 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Gateway 75.00%
Lenovo 25.00%
Common models
LENOVO 10130 22.22%
Gateway Profile4.5 11.11%
Gateway MIDWAY ... 11.11%
Gateway E-4100 ... 11.11%
Gateway 710 2800447... 11.11%
Gateway 510 2900457... 11.11%


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