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Should I remove RamPhantomEX?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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1.10.3 32.56%
1.01.2 46.51%
1.00.13 20.93%



RamPhantomEX is a program developed by I-O DATA DEVICE, INC. The most used version is 1.01.2, 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 installer includes 2 files and is usually about 1.61 MB (1,684,936 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 83% of users of RamPhantomEX come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and Thailand.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\I-O DATA\RamPhantomEX\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B5083D04-BEB4-45D8-BB14-E0324BD1EA91}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.61 MB
Language: Japanese (Japan)

Program filesFiles installed by RamPhantomEX

  • RamPhantomEXUtility.exe - RamPhantomEX Utility (RamPhantomEXUtility)
  • RamPhantomEXTools.exe - RamPhantomEX Tools (RamPhantomEXTools)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RamPhantomEXUtility.exe is scheduled as a task named 'RamPhantom' (runs on boot).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • RamPhantomEXUtility.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named RamPhantom.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • RamPhantomEXUtility.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'RamPhantomEX' which loads as "C:\Program Files\I-O DATA\RamPhantomEX\RamPhantomEXUtility.exe" /S.

How do I remove RamPhantomEX?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.09%
Windows 8 13.95%
Windows XP 11.63%
Windows Vista 2.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 32.56%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.63%
Windows 8 Pro 4.65%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 4.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.61% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 82.61%
  United States 15.22%
  Thailand 2.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.18%
Lenovo 13.64%
Acer 13.64%
Sony 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard 9.09%
Sahara 4.55%
NEC 4.55%
MSI 4.55%
Intel 4.55%
American Megatrends 4.55%
ASUS 4.55%
Common models
ThirdWave Corporation Pri... 3.70%
Gigabyte GA-MA790GP-DS4H 3.70%
Gigabyte G33M-DS2R 3.70%
EPSON DIRECT CORP. Endeav... 3.70%
Dell Vostro 260s 3.70%
Dell Vostro 220s Series 3.70%

Publisher URL: www.iodata.com


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