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Should I remove Jungle Disk Desktop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,347
United States Rank #20,418
Reach 0.0041%


3.16 92.50%
3.12 3.75%
3.06 2.50%
3.04 1.25%

Jungle Disk Desktop


Jungle Disk Desktop is a program developed by Jungle Disk. The most used version is 3.16, 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). When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 761.5 KB (779,776 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 81% of users of Jungle Disk Desktop come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\jungle disk desktop
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{4837C529-3700-5555-95FC-70C653003060}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 761.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Jungle Disk Desktop

  • junglediskmonitor.exe - Jungle Disk Desktop (Jungle Disk Desktop Monitor)
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuuc42.dll (by IBM and others) - IBM ICU Common DLL
  • monitor_shellext.dll (by Sync) - Sync (Sync Shell Extension)
  • junglevss2003.dll
  • junglevssxp.dll
  • monitor_images.dll
  • pthreadvc2.dll (by Open Source Software community project) - POSIX Threads for Windows32 Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • monitor_shellext.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'ContextMenuPublicShare' with a class of {CD8AB07F-7AD1-4efb-BB33-FCF82F17B943}.
Scheduled Task
  • junglediskmonitor.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{18F4C0EF-88F6-4E87-94CC-011FEB79B8AF}' (runs on registration).
  • junglediskmonitor.exe runs as a service named 'JungleDiskService' (JungleDiskService) "Jungle Disk Desktop Service".
Network connections
  • junglediskmonitor.exe connects to s3-1.amazonaws.com ( port 443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:13.3 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001721156%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00008489%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00008722%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:3,454,519
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:87 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:93.82 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Jungle Disk Desktop?

You can uninstall Jungle Disk Desktop 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 Jungle Disk Desktop, 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 Jungle Disk Desktop.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 4%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.50%
Windows 10 20.00%
Windows XP 8.75%
Windows Vista 3.75%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 28.75%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.75%
Windows 8.1 6.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.15%
  Canada 5.74%
  United Kingdom 3.28%
  France 0.82%
  Norway 0.82%
  Switzerland 0.82%
  Finland 0.82%
  Australia 0.82%
  India 0.82%
  Mexico 0.82%
  Spain 0.82%
  Israel 0.82%
  Germany 0.82%
  DK 0.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 44.62%
Hewlett-Packard 21.54%
Intel 6.15%
Lenovo 6.15%
Acer 6.15%
Apple 4.62%
Toshiba 3.08%
ASUS 1.54%
Samsung 1.54%
Sony 1.54%
Common models
Dell Vostro 3500 4.29%
Dell Latitude E6500 2.86%
Apple Inc. iMac8,1 2.86%
Dell Latitude D820 2.86%
Gigabyte Z87X-HD3 2.86%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 1.43%


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