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Handy Start Menu version 1.83

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Handy Start Menu version 1.83 is a program developed by ChemTable Software. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is handystartmenu.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 12.1 MB (12,691,975 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 60% of users of Handy Start Menu come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Malaysia.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.handystartmenu.com/contact.php
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\ChemTable Software\Handy Start Menu\
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\ChemTable Software\Handy Start Menu\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 12.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Handy Start Menu version 1.83

Program executable:handystartmenu.exe
Name:Handy Start Menu
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\chemtable software\handy start menu\handystartmenu.exe
Additional files:
  • DBProgramCatalog.dll
  • StartMenuHook.dll
  • StartMenuHook64.dll
  • StartMenuService.exe
  • StartMenuService64.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • HandyStartMenu.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Handy Start Menu' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\ChemTable Software\Handy Start Menu\HandyStartMenu.exe" /Enable.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:5.76 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001969920%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00009850%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00009850%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,826,479
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:73 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Handy Start Menu?

Quickly and completely remove Handy Start Menu version 1.83 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Handy Start Menu 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 Handy Start Menu version 1.83, 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 Handy Start Menu.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win XP 10%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 30.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 10.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.00%
  Germany 20.00%
  Malaysia 6.67%
  Netherlands 6.67%
  New Zealand 6.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Acer 25.00%
Medion 12.50%
Intel 12.50%
Dell 12.50%
Compaq 12.50%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 12.50%
MAXDATA Favorit 5000I 12.50%
HPE-410t 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 600-1350 12.50%
ECS GF7100/7050PVT-M3 12.50%
Dell Vostro 1015 12.50%

About (from ChemTable Software)

ChemTable Software was founded in 1999 by Konstantin Polyakov.
Publisher URL: www.chemtable.com


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