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Hightail for Outlook


Hightail for Outlook is a software program developed by Hightail. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 11 files. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 93% of users of Hightail for Outlook come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Hightail.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hightail Desktop App\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{01C8436C-9EAE-4B69-A97C-5D5CA7B7B157}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Hightail for Outlook

  • YSIUIControls.dll - Hightail UIControls
  • YSIOutlookControls.dll - Hightail Desktop (Hightail Outlook Controls)
  • Hightail.exe - Hightail (Hightail Agent)
  • ProtocolLauncher.exe - Protocol Launcher
  • YSIAgentPS.dll - Hightail AgentPS
  • YSIAgentPS64.dll
  • YSINSE.dll - Hightail Explorer Extension
  • YSINSE64.dll
  • YSIOutlook.dll
  • SQLite.Interop.dll (by Robert Simpson, et al) - System.Data.SQLite (System.Data.SQLite Interop Assembly)
  • System.Data.SQLite.dll (by http://system.data.sqlite.org/) - System.Data.SQLite Core

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Hightail.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Hightail Sync Agent' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Hightail Desktop App\Hightail.exe".

How do I remove Hightail for Outlook?

You can uninstall Hightail for Outlook 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 Hightail for Outlook, 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 Hightail for Outlook.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

92.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.86%
  United Kingdom 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 75.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Common models
HP Compaq 6005 Pro SFF PC 20.00%
Dell Vostro 460 20.00%
Dell Precision T3600 20.00%
Dell Precision T1500 20.00%
BIOSTAR Group N61PB-M2S 20.00%


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