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Should I remove Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition]?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,185
United States Rank #38,976
Reach 0.0022%


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition]


Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition] is a program developed by skipsoft. 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 ToolKit.exe. The software installer includes 23 files and is usually about 111.46 MB (116,874,766 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 50% of users of Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition] come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.skipsoft.net
Installation folder: C:\galaxy nexus toolkit
Uninstaller: C:\Galaxy Nexus ToolKit\Uninst.exe
Estimated size: 111.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition]

Program executable:ToolKit.exe
Name:Galaxy Nexus ToolKit
ToolKit for Samsung Galaxy Nexus
Path:C:\galaxy nexus toolkit\ToolKit.exe
Additional files:
  • tkfirmware.exe - Galaxy Nexus ToolKit (Firmware for Samsung Galaxy Nexus)
  • ToolKit.exe - ToolKit for Samsung Galaxy Nexus
  • extrassection.exe - Extras Section (Extras Section for Galaxy Nexus)
  • tkmain.exe - Nexus ToolKit (ToolKit for Nexus Devices)
  • modssection.exe - ModsSection (Mods Section for Galaxy Nexus)
  • adb-toolkit.exe
  • fastboot-toolkit.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • adb-toolkit.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C2CCB65D-FA79-4CFD-A043-D4ED4AC6392C}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.47 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000630575%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00006239%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000067%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition]?

You can uninstall Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition] 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 Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition], 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 Package: Galaxy Nexus ToolKit [JellyBean Edition].

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win XP 5%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.72%
Windows 10 11.63%
Windows XP 4.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.86%
Windows 7 Professional 20.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.60%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.65%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.65%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Germany 8.00%
  Brazil 6.00%
  Canada 4.00%
  United Kingdom 4.00%
  Hong Kong 4.00%
  Romania 4.00%
  Australia 2.00%
  DK 2.00%
  France 2.00%
  Israel 2.00%
  Malaysia 2.00%
  Norway 2.00%
  OM 2.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.59%
Hewlett-Packard 20.59%
ASUS 14.71%
Samsung 11.76%
Lenovo 8.82%
Acer 8.82%
Sony 2.94%
Common models
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 5.41%
MSI MS-7798 5.41%
Samsung 700Z3A/700Z4A/700... 5.41%
PositivoEIH61CE 2.70%
Sony VPCEJ1M1E 2.70%
Samsung R560 2.70%

comments1 comment

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that guyover a year ago
This is made for rooting your Nexus phone or tablet. You can uninstall this if you do not need that, but it's not malware.