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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,772
United States Rank #18,514
Reach 0.0093%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.27 days
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Average installed length: 205.69 days


5.02.116 100.00%

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Logitech Gaming Software 5.02

What is Logitech Gaming Software?  (from Logitech)

Logitech Gaming Software is a configuration utility that allows you to customize your Logitech game controller behavior for a particular game. It allows you to create commands and assign them to buttons, and to change controller axis response curves. You can use this to create a new game profile, modify an existing gam...  Read more


Logitech Gaming Software 5.02 is a software program developed by Logitech. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named LWEMon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 8.02 MB (8,407,856 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 52% of users of Logitech Gaming Software come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.logitech.com
Help link: www.logitech.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Logitech\Gaming Software\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{ECDF0939-A653-44D0-8B8E-597B890F45EC}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 8.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Logitech Gaming Software 5.02

Program executable:LWEMon.exe
Name:Logitech Gaming Software
Logitech WingMan Event Monitor
Path:C:\Program Files\Logitech\Gaming Software\LWEMon.exe
Additional files:
  • lwctpl.dll - Logitech Gaming Software (Logitech Game Controller Properties)
  • LWEMon.exe - Logitech WingMan Event Monitor
  • LWGStore.dll - Logitech WingMan Gamestore
  • LWPd3DP.dll - Logitech Extreme 3D Pro
  • LWPdA2.dll - Logitech WingMan Attack 2
  • LWPdA3.dll - Logitech Attack 3
  • LWPdBCAT.dll - Logitech MOMO Racing
  • LWPdBuc.dll - Logitech Driving Force Wheel
  • LWPdCLIP.dll - Logitech Precision Gamepad
  • LWPdDFP.dll - Logitech Driving Force Pro
  • LWPdDom.dll - Logitech Force 3D Pro
  • LWPdED3.dll - Logitech WingMan Extreme Digital 3D
  • LWPdF1u.dll - Logitech WingMan Formula USB
  • LWPdF3D.dll - Logitech WingMan Force 3D
  • LWPdF3DP.dll - Logitech WingMan Strike Force 3D
  • LWPdFFL.dll - Logitech WingMan Formula Force GP
  • LWPdFL.dll - Logitech WingMan Formula GP
  • LWPdFMO.dll - Logitech MOMO Force
  • LWPdG25.dll - Logitech G25 Racing Wheel
  • LWPdGA.dll - Logitech WingMan Action Gamepad
  • LWPdGAR.dll
  • LWPdGF.dll - Logitech WingMan RumblePad
  • LWPdGF2.dll - Logitech RumblePad 2
  • LWPdGFC.dll - Logitech Cordless RumblePad
  • LWPdGP.dll - Logitech WingMan Precision Gamepad
  • LWPdGRC2.dll - Logitech Cordless RumblePad 2
  • LWPdGu.dll - Logitech WingMan Gamepad USB
  • LWPdGx.dll - Logitech WingMan Gamepad Extreme
  • LWPdJAG.dll
  • LWPdJM.dll - Logitech Cordless Freedom 2.4
  • LWPdLuc.dll - Logitech Driving Force EX Wheel
  • LWPdOUTB.dll - Logitech Dual Action
  • LWPdPuc.dll
  • LWPdTB2.dll
  • LWPrfRC.dll - Logitech WingMan Profiler Resources
  • LWProfiler.dll - Logitech WingMan Profiler
  • LWUtils.dll - Logitech WingMan Utilities
  • W2kDAPI.dll - Logitech Win2000 (and beyond) Driver API COM Abstraction DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • LWEMon.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Start WingMan Profiler' which loads as C:\Program Files\Logitech\Gaming Software\LWEMon.exe /noui.

How do I remove Logitech Gaming Software?

You can uninstall Logitech Gaming Software 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 Logitech Gaming Software 5.02, 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 Logitech Gaming Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
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 54.10%
Windows Vista 21.86%
Windows 10 12.57%
Windows XP 11.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 19.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.54%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.99%
Windows 7 Professional 8.79%
Windows 8.1 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.16% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.16%
  Germany 10.34%
  Canada 3.45%
  Finland 3.02%
  Netherlands 3.02%
  France 2.59%
  United Kingdom 2.59%
  Austria 1.72%
  Australia 1.29%
  Italy 1.29%
  New Zealand 1.29%
  Belgium 0.86%
  Czech Republic 0.86%
  Spain 0.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.78%
Dell 20.79%
Acer 14.85%
ASUS 9.90%
American Megatrends 7.92%
Intel 5.94%
Gateway 2.97%
Medion 1.98%
Toshiba 1.98%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.85%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.91%
Gateway FX4710-UB802A 1.94%
ASUS All Series 1.94%
HP-Pavilion NY464AA-ABA p... 1.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.94%

About Logitech

Logitech develops products like peripheral devices for PCs, including keyboards, mice, microphones, game controllers and webcams.
Publisher URL: www.logitech.com


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