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Should I remove Microsoft Easy Assist Launchpad?

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11% remove it89% keep it
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8.1.6416.0 100.00%

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Microsoft Easy Assist Launchpad

What is Microsoft Easy Assist Launchpad?

Microsoft Easy Assist allows a Microsoft support professional in another location view your computer screen and work on your computer over a secure connection.


Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software installer includes 2 files.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft easy assist\launchpad\8.1.6416.0
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{31494C6A-0BA1-4C79-B364-EBD22CB5E8FF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Easy Assist Launchpad

  • easyassistlaunchpad.exe - Microsoft Easy Assist
  • easyassistlaunchpad.resources.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • easyassistlaunchpad.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Easy Assist Launchpad' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Easy Assist\Launchpad\8.1.6416.0\EasyAssistLaunchpad.exe".

How do I remove Microsoft Easy Assist Launchpad?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win Vista (SP2) 20%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows 8 40.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 40.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Basic 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.82%
  India 18.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
Lenovo 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Common models
LENOVO 7627A54 20.00%
HP EliteBook 8560w 20.00%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 20.00%
Dell OptiPlex 790 20.00%
Dell Inspiron 530s 20.00%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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