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Should I remove MyTomTom?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,924
United States Rank #10,598
Reach 0.0275%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 34.48 days
1017.16 days >
Average installed length: 534.44 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%


What is MyTomTom?  (from TomTom International)

Get the most out of your TomTom device! With MyTomTom or TomTom HOME you can update your device and maps and buy new content such as new maps or LIVE Services. As long as there is enough space in the internal memory of your navigation device, MyTomTom installs your map in that memory. If there is not enough space in th...  Read more


MyTomTom is a program developed by TomTom International. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 programs's main executable is MyTomTomSA.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 8.54 MB of memory. It also adds an icon to the Windows notifications area in order to provide access to the program. The software installer includes 19 files and is usually about 17.41 MB (18,260,414 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. 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 49% of users of MyTomTom come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tomtom.com/en_us/mytomtom
Help link: www.tomtom.com/home
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MyTomTom 3
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MyTomTom 3\Uninstall MyTomTom3.exe
Estimated size: 17.41 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MyTomTom

Program executable:MyTomTomSA.exe
Signed by:TomTom International BV
Path:C:\Program Files\MyTomTom 3\MyTomTomSA.exe
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • ext2fs.dll - TomTom HOME
  • DeviceController.dll - MyTomTom
  • DeviceNavManager.dll
  • MyTomTomSA.exe
  • TomTomSupporterCore.dll
  • Uninstall MyTomTom3.exe - InstallMyTomTomSA.exe
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • QtXmlPatterns4.dll
  • DeviceDetection.dll
  • TomTomPackage.dll
  • TomTomSupporterBase.dll
  • TomTomSupporterProxy.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MyTomTomSA.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AD839E64-F669-4EDD-AE42-77B540160CFD}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • MyTomTomSA.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'MyTomTomSA.exe' and executes as "C:\Program Files\MyTomTom 3\MyTomTomSA.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • MyTomTomSA.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\MyTomTom 3\MyTomTomSA.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.54 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0004868812%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00022075%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00026613%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,839,393
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:71 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:30 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove MyTomTom?

You can uninstall MyTomTom 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 MyTomTom, 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 MyTomTom.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 7 0%
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 74.17%
Windows Vista 12.36%
Windows XP 8.30%
Windows 10 4.98%
Windows Server 2003 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 58.78%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.50%
Windows 7 Professional 7.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.36%
Windows 10 Home 2.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.52%
  Germany 10.06%
  France 8.73%
  United Kingdom 7.10%
  Netherlands 5.03%
  Italy 4.73%
  Australia 2.66%
  Canada 2.66%
  Belgium 2.51%
  Spain 1.78%
  Switzerland 0.74%
  Austria 0.74%
  Finland 0.59%
  Sweden 0.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.29%
Dell 24.71%
Acer 17.15%
Toshiba 14.24%
ASUS 8.72%
Medion 3.78%
Samsung 1.16%
American Megatrends 0.87%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.96%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.66%
ASUSTeK K52F 2.36%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.36%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.36%

About TomTom International

TomTom manufacturers automotive navigation systems, including both stand-alone units and software for personal digital assistants and mobile telephones and is the main mapping data provider for Apple's iOS 6 Maps app.
Publisher URL: www.tomtom.com


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