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Should I remove HP Touch Browser?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,092
United States Rank #5,174
Reach 0.0501%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.91 days
115.27 days >
Average installed length: 60.57 days


5.1.4227.17815 100.00%

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HP Touch Browser

What is HP Touch Browser?  (from Hewlett-Packard)

HP TouchSmart Browser is a simple viewer that allows you to monitor your favorite Web sites, download files, and search for information. Pop-ups and secondary windows appear as new browser pages. Tap a link that you want to follow, or tap an item you want to open or download. However, watch for the pop-up icon.


HP Touch Browser is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The main program executable is Browser.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 3.68 MB (3,859,426 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 73% of users of HP Touch Browser come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\TouchSmart\Browser\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{4E575BFF-51A0-474E-A3BA-C0FCF82E6A78}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.68 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Touch Browser

Program executable:Browser.exe
HP Touch Browser
Path:C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\TouchSmart\Browser\Browser.exe
Additional files:
  • Browser.exe - HP Touch Browser
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Windows API Code Pack for .NET Framework (Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack)

How do I remove HP Touch Browser?

You can uninstall HP Touch Browser 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 HP Touch Browser, 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 HP Touch Browser.

Win 7 (SP1) 85%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.07%
Windows 10 14.53%
Windows XP 0.30%
Windows Vista 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 76.73%
Windows 10 Home 9.80%
Windows 7 Professional 6.94%
Windows 10 Pro 2.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 0.82%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.64%
  United Kingdom 5.54%
  Australia 4.26%
  Canada 2.63%
  France 1.85%
  Mexico 1.56%
  New Zealand 1.35%
  Spain 0.85%
  Brazil 0.78%
  Germany 0.57%
  Italy 0.57%
  Argentina 0.50%
  Colombia 0.50%
  Belgium 0.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.48%
Dell 0.31%
American Megatrends 0.21%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard 320-1030 17.17%
Hewlett-Packard 520-1030 8.70%
Hewlett-Packard 520-1020 6.41%
Hewlett-Packard 520-1047c 4.46%
Hewlett-Packard 520-1050 4.02%
HP Touchsmart 610-1280qd 3.26%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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