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Should I remove Google Input Arabic?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #31,691
United States Rank #47,894
Reach 0.0043%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.18 days
388.76 days >
Average installed length: 204.26 days

Typically installed together

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Google Input Arabic


Google Input Arabic is a program developed by Google Inc. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 3.5 MB (3,672,672 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 24% of users of Google Input Arabic come from India, it is also popular in the United States and United Arab Emirates.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\google\google input tools
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Google\Google Input Tools\GoogleInputUninstaller.exe --pack_name=com.google.input_tools.t13n.ime.arabic
Estimated size: 3.5 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Google Input Arabic

  • GoogleInputHandler.exe - Google Input Tools
  • GoogleInputRegistrar.exe - Google Input IME Registrator
  • GoogleInputService.exe - Google Input Tools.
  • GoogleInputUninstaller.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • GoogleInputHandler.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1DB0AA9E-4943-45D8-87B7-E279975E6F67}' (runs on registration).
  • GoogleInputService.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{97388E6A-8A46-4FB9-9B15-44E036B22438}' (runs on registration).
  • GoogleInputService.exe runs as a service named 'GoogleInputService' (GoogleInputService).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • GoogleInputHandler.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Google\Google Input Tools\GoogleInputHandler.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:9.05 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0013021528%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00079119%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00051096%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,171,140
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:4.54 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:260 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:1.31 MB
Total CPU:0.0059825243%
Kernel CPU:0.00285633%
User CPU:0.00312619%
CPU cycles/sec:2,772,052
I/O reads/min:99 Bytes
I/O writes/min:110 Bytes

How do I remove Google Input Arabic?

You can uninstall Google Input Arabic 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 Google Input Arabic, 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 Google Input Arabic.

Win 10 45%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.57%
Windows 10 45.24%
Windows XP 1.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.62%
Windows 7 Professional 21.43%
Windows 10 Pro 9.52%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 7.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.95%
Windows 8.1 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.86% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 23.86%
  United States 18.18%
  United Arab Emirates 13.64%
  United Kingdom 4.55%
  Pakistan 4.55%
  Qatar 4.55%
  Saudi Arabia 4.55%
  Egypt 3.41%
  MA 3.41%
  OM 3.41%
  BD 2.27%
  DZ 2.27%
  Malaysia 2.27%
  TN 2.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.75%
Acer 16.05%
Hewlett-Packard 14.81%
ASUS 13.58%
Lenovo 13.58%
Intel 8.64%
Toshiba 4.94%
Samsung 1.23%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5050 4.05%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 4.05%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.70%
LENOVO 20238 2.70%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.70%

About Google Inc

Google provides Internet-based products and services such as advertising technologies, internet search, cloud computing, and software.
Publisher URL: www.google.com


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