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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 144.54 days

POIbase 1.069


POIbase 1.069 is a program developed by POIbase. 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 poibase.exe. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 61.95 MB (64,955,708 bytes). POIbaseUpdater.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 10. While about 84% of users of POIbase come from Germany, it is also popular in France and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.POIbase.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\POIbase\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\POIbase\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 61.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by POIbase 1.069

Program executable:poibase.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\poibase\poibase.exe
Additional files:
  • POIbaseTray.exe - TrayMenu Application (TrayMenu MFC Application)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • bszip.dll (by BigSpeedSoft) - BigSpeed Zip DLL
  • commrs232.dll
  • CP210x_VCP_Win2K_XP_S2K3.exe (by Macrovision) - InstallShield (Setup.exe)
  • CP210x_VCP_Win7.exe (by Macrovision)
  • dataconvertdll.dll - DataConvertDll Dynamic Link Library (DataConvertDll DLL)
  • DataFunLibWrapper.dll
  • FlashLibWrapper.dll
  • KMLImport.dll (by United Navigation GmbH) - KML Import Tool
  • PL2303_Prolific_DriverInstaller_v10518.exe
  • POIbaseUpdater.exe - POIBaseUpdater
  • POIFileAccess_Win32.dll (by Falk Marco Polo Interactive) - POIFileAccess-DLL
  • SCDBAPI.dll
  • SetProxy.exe - SetProxy
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • POIbase.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5B3DEB8A-7F4C-447F-BFB2-6E3D013E4EA7}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove POIbase?

You can uninstall POIbase 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 POIbase 1.069, 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 POIbase.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.33%
Windows 10 27.08%
Windows XP 9.38%
Windows Vista 5.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.30%
Windows 7 Professional 12.77%
Windows 8.1 10.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.51%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.38% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 84.38%
  France 5.21%
  United States 5.21%
  Switzerland 1.04%
  Austria 1.04%
  Romania 1.04%
  Luxembourg 1.04%
  Italy 1.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 19.64%
Medion 19.64%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
ASUS 12.50%
Dell 8.93%
American Megatrends 8.93%
Intel 3.57%
Apple 1.79%
Alienware 1.79%
Common models
MEDION MS-7800 2.56%
MEDION MS-7797 2.56%
ASUSTeK X75A1 2.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro L45... 1.28%


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