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Should I remove Logitech SetPoint?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,563
United States Rank #1,314
Reach 0.4343%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.37 days
453.34 days >
Average installed length: 238.20 days


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4.80 63.35%
4.72 1.72%
4.70 2.43%
4.60 15.12%
4.24 2.03%
4.20 0.63%
4.4 0.86%
4.00 6.45%
3.3 3.32%
3.1 0.67%
3.0 0.53%
2.60 0.33%
2.49 0.12%
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2.42 0.19%
2.40 1.23%
2.32 0.01%
2.31 0.63%
2.30 0.28%

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Logitech SetPoint

What is Logitech SetPoint?  (from Logitech)

Logitech SetPoint software lets you personalize the settings of your mouse or keyboard so your favorite functions are just a click away. If you want to assign other functions to your mouse buttons, then you can use SetPoint to change the functionality of your mouse buttons. Additionally, if your mouse has a tilt wheel...  Read more


Logitech SetPoint is a program developed by Logitech. The most used version is 4.80, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is setpoint.exe. The software installer includes 63 files and is usually about 16.17 MB (16,958,043 bytes). LogitechUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 56% of users of Logitech SetPoint come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.logitech.com/en-us/support/downloads
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Logitech\SetPoint
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F29B21BD-CAA6-445F-8EF7-A7E2B9D8B14E}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 16.17 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Logitech SetPoint

Program executable:setpoint.exe
Name:Logitech SetPoint
Logitech SetPoint Event Manager (UNICODE)
Path:C:\Program Files\logitech\setpoint\setpoint.exe
Additional files:
  • LogitechUpdate.exe - Logitech Automatic Software Update (Logitech Updater (UNICODE))
  • lsearch.exe - Logitech Advanced Search Helper
  • LogitechUpdate2.exe - Logitech Update (LU)
  • LULnchr.exe - Logitech Updater Launcher(UNICODE)
  • LBTWiz.exe - Bluetooth Services
  • LBTWizGI.dll
  • Adhil.dll - Logitech SetPoint (Logitech Adhil Support (UNICODE))
  • AdobeHookdll.dll - PhotoShop Support Module
  • AolHookDLL.DLL - AOL Support Module
  • ATWizard.exe - Logitech QuickCam (Audio Tuning Wizard)
  • connect.exe - Connection Utility
  • gamehook.dll - Logitech Gaming Hook (UNICODE)
  • HookDll.dll - Hook DLL (UNICODE)
  • IMHook.dll - Logitech Instant Messenger Hook (UNICODE)
  • kbcplext.dll - Logitech SetPoint Event Manager
  • KEMHook.dll - Logitech Common Hooks (UNICODE)
  • KemUI.dll - Logitech SetPoint User Interface (UNICODE)
  • kemutb.dll - Logitech Ultimate Toolbox (UNICODE)
  • KemUtil.dll - Logitech Utility (UNICODE)
  • KemWnd.dll - Logitech Windows Utilities Support (UNICODE)
  • KemXML.dll - Logitech XML Support (UNICODE)
  • kgame.dll - Logitech Gaming Support (UNICODE)
  • LCabHandler.dll - Handlers Cab files with device files (UNICODE)
  • lgscroll.dll - Logitech Scroll Enabler (UNICODE)
  • mcplext.dll
  • MessengerHook.dll - Logitech Messenger Support (UNICODE)
  • mx5000.dll - Logitech MX5000 Support (UNICODE)
  • MX5500.dll
  • quicktour.exe - Logitech QuickTour Launcher (UNICODE)
  • SetPointCOM.dll
  • SetPointCOMMM9.dll - Logitech MusicMatch Support Server (UNICODE)
  • SetPointCOMWMP9.dll - Logitech Windows Media Player Support Server (UNICODE)
  • SetPointUpdate.exe
  • WebBrowserSupport.dll - Logitech Web Browser Support (UNICODE)
  • lcamera.exe - Logitech LCamera (Logitech Camera Software Launcher)
  • logitechconnect.exe - SetPoint (LogitechConnect Application)
  • LRFWiz.exe - LRFWiz (RF Secure Connection Wizard)
  • Launcher.exe
  • LHelpBrowser.exe
  • WPOffice12.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 Scheduled Tasks
  • SetPoint.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E5FB1D0D-B58B-47E4-A66E-47CCC61D45DF}' (runs on registration).
  • LogitechUpdate2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{59FF2401-96F7-4A64-9DBE-E6D75C53C7EC}' (runs on registration).
  • Connect.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8CC61251-5C3E-41AA-A67F-E829CA39846B}' (runs on registration).
  • LBTWiz.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{29A8F79F-9DC3-4A25-8A5E-0B5FAE4BDA76}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SetPoint.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Logitech SetPoint.lnk_FolderCommonAppdata.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • LBTWiz.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Bluetooth Connection Assistant' which loads as LBTWIZ.EXE -silent.
  • SetPoint.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Logitech SetPoint' which loads as C:\Program Files\Logitech\SetPoint\SetPoint.exe.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SetPoint.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Logitech\SetPoint\SetPoint.exe'.
  • Connect.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Logitech\SetPoint\Connect.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.43 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00000715%
0.016088% average
Memory:7.25 MB
Total CPU:0.0002597923%
Kernel CPU:0.00012459%
User CPU:0.00013520%
CPU cycles/sec:50,883
I/O reads/min:129 Bytes

How do I remove Logitech SetPoint?

You can uninstall Logitech SetPoint 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 SetPoint, 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 SetPoint.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.28%
Windows Vista 19.14%
Windows XP 14.48%
Windows 10 7.03%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.15%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.32%
Windows 7 Professional 13.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.36%
Windows 10 Home 2.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.35%
  Germany 9.82%
  United Kingdom 4.18%
  France 4.16%
  Canada 4.04%
  Netherlands 2.26%
  Australia 2.24%
  Italy 1.88%
  Belgium 1.52%
  Sweden 1.14%
  Spain 1.10%
  Finland 1.02%
  DK 0.78%
  Austria 0.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.66%
Hewlett-Packard 23.79%
Acer 9.82%
Toshiba 5.32%
ASUS 4.65%
Intel 4.24%
American Megatrends 2.85%
Sahara 1.34%
Medion 0.93%
Samsung 0.76%
Lenovo 0.76%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.33%
Dell Inspiron 530 4.00%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.54%
Dell XPS 8300 2.42%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.18%

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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LikesPrivacyover a year ago
I found it was necessary to run trackball on windows 8 properly--otherwise the mouse froze....