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Should I remove SearchmeExtension?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
68% remove it32% keep it
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SearchmeExtension is a software program developed by Spigot. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named SearchmeExtension.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 2.8 MB (2,937,840 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 33% of users of SearchmeExtension come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.
  • Starts automatically
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\SearchmeExtension\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{1A0A2B1F-AE57-4C2D-99EB-80A07C82976E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SearchmeExtension

Program executable:SearchmeExtension.exe
  • SearchmeExtension.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • SearchmeExtension.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SearchmeToolbarST' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\SearchmeToolbar\SearchmeToolbar.exe" /restart.

How do I remove SearchmeExtension?

You can uninstall SearchmeExtension 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 SearchmeExtension, 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 SearchmeExtension.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 10 59%
Win XP 5%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 68%
Keep it 32%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 59.09%
Windows 7 36.36%
Windows XP 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 27.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.73%
Windows 10 Home 18.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.55%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.55%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.33%
  Italy 22.22%
  United Kingdom 11.11%
  Germany 7.41%
  France 7.41%
  AM 3.70%
  Spain 3.70%
  Greece 3.70%
  Netherlands 3.70%
  Thailand 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.41%
Dell 17.65%
ASUS 17.65%
Lenovo 11.76%
Acer 11.76%
Sony 5.88%
Common models
MSI MS-7816 10.00%
Dell Latitude 3340 10.00%
Sony SVE1513B1EW 5.00%
Dell Dimension 8400 ... 5.00%
ASUSTeK K52JT 5.00%
Acer Aspire X3812 5.00%

About (from Spigot, Inc.)

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Publisher URL: www.spigot.com


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