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Should I remove Logitech IM Video Companion?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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United States Rank #27,985
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VersionDistribution 77.66% 22.34%

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Logitech IM Video Companion

What is Logitech IM Video Companion?  (from Logitech)

Logitech IM Video Companion enables both broadband and modem users to broadcast or view high quality live video. The application utilizes advanced compression technologies that automatically adapt to the user's Internet connection, which optimizes the video performance for both the broadcaster and the viewers based on...  Read more


Logitech IM Video Companion is a program developed by Logitech. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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). The main program executable is videoim.exe. The software installer includes 2 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 46% of users of Logitech IM Video Companion come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.logitech.com
Help link: support.logitech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\logitech\im video companion
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{984F10FD-11FD-

Program filesFiles installed by Logitech IM Video Companion

Program executable:videoim.exe
Name:Logitech ImageStudio
Logitech IM Video Companion application
Path:C:\Program Files\logitech\im video companion\videoim.exe
Additional files:
  • LVideoIM.dll - Logitech ImageStudio (Logitech IM Video Companion)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • VideoIM.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ECD1BCFC-A65C-4321-9426-1AA1AE7D073A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Logitech IM Video Companion?

You can uninstall Logitech IM Video Companion 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 IM Video Companion, 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 IM Video Companion.

Win 7 (SP1) 37%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.43%
Windows XP 38.30%
Windows 10 11.70%
Windows Vista 9.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 38.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.43%
Windows 7 Professional 9.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.68%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.60%
Windows 10 Home 3.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.61% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.61%
  Canada 10.53%
  France 9.65%
  Germany 6.14%
  Israel 6.14%
  Italy 5.26%
  United Kingdom 4.39%
  Netherlands 4.39%
  Spain 2.63%
  Australia 1.75%
  Brazil 0.88%
  Iran 0.88%
  Jamaica 0.88%
  Philippines 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.09%
Acer 18.18%
American Megatrends 16.36%
Hewlett-Packard 12.73%
Intel 9.09%
Gateway 1.82%
Common models
Dell Computer Dimension 8... 3.08%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 3.08%
Dell Inspiron 660s 3.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite M70 1.54%
TOSHIBA Satellite L10 1.54%
Dell Inspiron 560 1.54%

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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