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Should I remove GlobeTrotter Connect?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,614
United States Rank #41,452
Reach 0.0113%


VersionDistribution 12.56% 3.14% 8.52% 1.35% 8.52% 3.59% 1.79% 1.35% 2.24% 0.45% 35.43% 6.73% 4.04% 0.45% 1.79% 0.45% 2.69% 1.79% 0.90% 0.45% 0.90% 0.45% 0.45%

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GlobeTrotter Connect


GlobeTrotter Connect is a program developed by Option NV. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 main program executable is GlobeTrotter Connect.exe. The software installer includes 41 files and is usually about 893.5 KB (914,944 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 11% of users of GlobeTrotter Connect come from Germany, it is also popular in France and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\option\globetrotter connect
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{EFDF5257-2979-41BA-8651-D7FAC07B4C94}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 893.5 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by GlobeTrotter Connect

Program executable:GlobeTrotter Connect.exe
Name:GlobeTrotter Connect
Path:C:\Program Files\Option\GlobeTrotter Connect\GlobeTrotter Connect.exe
Additional files:
  • luc.dll - Luc Dynamic Link Library
  • cs.dll - GlobeTrotter Connect
  • da.dll
  • de.dll
  • el.dll
  • es.dll
  • et.dll
  • fi.dll
  • fr.dll
  • globetrotter connect.exe
  • hr.dll
  • hu.dll
  • it.dll
  • ja.dll
  • lt.dll
  • nl.dll
  • no.dll
  • pl.dll
  • pt.dll
  • ro.dll
  • ru.dll
  • sk.dll
  • sl.dll
  • srme.dll
  • sv.dll
  • ussd.dll
  • zh-cn.dll
  • zh-tw.dll
  • gtdetectsc.exe - GtDetectSc
  • custom.dll
  • libcurl.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • globetrotter connect.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CA799F23-454A-4AC5-A6CA-7A09AB772B26}' (runs on registration).
  • GtDetectSc.exe runs as a service named 'GtDetectSc' (GtDetectSc).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

globetrotter connect.exe
Memory:3.31 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0004030237%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00024216%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00016086%
0.015104% average
Memory:1.67 MB
Kernel CPU:0.00211624%

How do I remove GlobeTrotter Connect?

You can uninstall GlobeTrotter Connect 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 GlobeTrotter Connect, 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 GlobeTrotter Connect.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.78%
Windows 10 19.11%
Windows XP 16.44%
Windows Vista 14.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.59%
Windows 7 Professional 15.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.56%
Windows Vista Business 7.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

11.40% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 11.40%
  France 9.65%
  United States 9.65%
  Finland 9.21%
  Israel 8.77%
  Poland 5.70%
  Indonesia 5.26%
  Italy 4.82%
  United Kingdom 3.51%
  Czech Republic 3.07%
  Austria 2.63%
  India 2.19%
  Saudi Arabia 1.75%
  South Africa 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 18.66%
Hewlett-Packard 18.66%
Dell 17.91%
Toshiba 10.45%
Sony 7.46%
ASUS 6.72%
Lenovo 5.97%
Samsung 5.22%
Intel 1.49%
Medion 1.49%
American Megatrends 1.49%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.28%
Sony VGN-Z11WN_B 3.28%
Acer AOA150 2.46%
CLEVO CO. W240HU/W25... 1.64%


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