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Should I remove KatMouse?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,313
United States Rank #9,417
Reach 0.0344%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 105.08 days
425.96 days >
Average installed length: 223.81 days


What is KatMouse?  (from Eduard Hiti)

The prime purpose of the KatMouse utility is to enhance the functionality of mice with a scroll wheel, offering "universal" scrolling: moving the mouse wheel will scroll the window directly beneath the mouse cursor (not the one with the keyboard focus, which is default on Windows). This is a major increase in the usefu...  Read more


KatMouse is a program developed by Eduard Hiti. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is KatMouse.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 666.06 KB (682,045 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 52% of users of KatMouse come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: ehiti.de/katmouse
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\katmouse
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\KatMouse\uninst.exe"
Estimated size: 666.06 KB

Program filesFiles installed by KatMouse

Program executable:KatMouse.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\katmouse\KatMouse.exe
Additional files:
  • KatMouseI.dll - Interface Dynamic Link Library (Interface DLL)
  • KatMouse.exe - KatMouse
  • KatMouseH.dll - MouseHook
  • KatMouseS.dll - Shell Hook

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • KatMouse.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'KatMouse' and executes as C:\Program Files\KatMouse\KatMouse.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • KatMouse.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Souris' which loads as C:\Program Files\KatMouse\KatMouse.exe.

How do I remove KatMouse?

Quickly and completely remove KatMouse (remove only) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall KatMouse 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 KatMouse (remove only), 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 KatMouse.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? 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 64.05%
Windows 8 25.00%
Windows XP 8.26%
Windows Vista 2.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.10%
Windows 7 Professional 19.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.26%
Windows 8.1 5.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.56%
  Germany 8.16%
  Netherlands 5.56%
  United Kingdom 4.34%
  France 2.95%
  Canada 2.78%
  Italy 2.78%
  Australia 2.60%
  Poland 2.60%
  Belgium 1.74%
  Sweden 1.04%
  Austria 1.04%
  Romania 0.87%
  Switzerland 0.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.30%
Hewlett-Packard 23.11%
Acer 12.88%
ASUS 7.95%
Intel 3.03%
Lenovo 2.65%
Alienware 1.52%
Medion 1.52%
American Megatrends 1.14%
Samsung 1.14%
Compaq 0.76%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.19%
ASUSTeK N53SM 2.60%
Dell XPS 8500 2.60%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.60%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.95%


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