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Should I remove SearchAssist?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
41% remove it59% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #34,010
United States Rank #27,488
Reach 0.0036%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.76 days
287.89 days >
Average installed length: 151.27 days

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What is SearchAssist?  (from Dell)

Search Assistant provides search results when you enter either a search query or an incorrect website address into your Web browser's address bar. Search Assistant will allow you to see search listings relevant to your intended address bar entry - a better alternative to simply showing you an error message. You receive...  Read more


SearchAssist is a software program developed by Dell. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 65% of users of SearchAssist come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: dellsearchedit.myway.com
Installation folder: C:\dell\searchassist
Uninstaller: C:\DELL\SearchAssist\UninstSA.bat

How do I remove SearchAssist?

You can uninstall SearchAssist 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 SearchAssist, 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 SearchAssist.

Win XP 76%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 41%
Keep it 59%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 78.87%
Windows 7 14.08%
Windows Vista 4.23%
Windows 10 2.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 79.03%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.84%
Windows 10 Pro 3.23%
Windows 7 Professional 3.23%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.06%
  United Kingdom 7.23%
  Japan 3.61%
  Germany 3.61%
  Brazil 2.41%
  France 2.41%
  Sweden 2.41%
  Spain 2.41%
  Netherlands 2.41%
  Belgium 1.20%
  Norway 1.20%
  Switzerland 1.20%
  Australia 1.20%
  DK 1.20%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 94.29%
Sahara 2.86%
Hewlett-Packard 1.43%
Gateway 1.43%
Common models
Dell Dell DM061 8.77%
Dell Dell DXP061 8.77%
Dell MM061 5.26%
Dell OptiPlex 745 ... 5.26%
Dell Dimension E521 3.51%
Dell Dimension C521 3.51%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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