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Should I remove Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,313
United States Rank #6,711
Reach 0.0577%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.84 days
732.69 days >
Average installed length: 384.97 days


VersionDistribution 85.68% 3.08% 10.63% 0.62%

Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe


Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe is a program developed by Synaptics. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 programs's main executable is scrybe.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 13.34 MB of memory. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 7.01 MB (7,350,604 bytes). scrybeupdater.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 49% of users of Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.uscrybe.com
Help link: www.uscrybe.com/go/ContactUs
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Synaptics\Scrybe\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{147DFAD8-34C3-4DE1-9FCA-ACEFDE9EF810}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe

Program executable:scrybe.exe
Name:Synaptics Pointing Device Driver
Scrybe Executable
Path:C:\Program Files\Synaptics\Scrybe\scrybe.exe
Additional files:
  • MouseHelper.dll - Synaptics Gesture Suite Featuring Scrybe (Mouse Helper)
  • ScrybeLogInfo.dll - Scrybe log file helper.
  • scryberes.dll - Synaptics Scrybe Language Resources (Scrybe Lanuages)
  • recognizer.dll - recogniz Dynamic Link Library
  • scrybeupdater.exe - Scrybe Update Manager.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • scrybe.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A0B09687-2C47-42B5-9DF7-914DEEEAEC62}' (runs on registration).
Network connections
  • scrybeupdater.exe connects to ec2-174-129-253-61.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:13.34 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0014830507%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00006284%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00142022%
0.015104% average
70 average
Memory:4.14 MB
Total CPU:0.0002589556%
Kernel CPU:0.00012169%
User CPU:0.00013727%
CPU cycles/sec:224,233
I/O reads/min:20 Bytes

How do I remove Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe?

You can uninstall Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe 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 Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe, 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 Synaptics Gesture Suite featuring SYNAPTICS | Scrybe.

Win 7 (SP1) 74%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.91%
Windows 10 13.25%
Windows Vista 4.12%
Windows XP 2.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.05%
Windows 7 Professional 12.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.27%
Windows 10 Home 2.83%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.18%
  Germany 7.28%
  United Kingdom 4.07%
  France 3.57%
  Canada 2.86%
  Brazil 2.50%
  Italy 2.21%
  Spain 1.71%
  Australia 1.43%
  India 1.36%
  Netherlands 1.21%
  Poland 1.21%
  Mexico 1.07%
  Hungary 1.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.03%
Acer 19.91%
Dell 17.18%
Toshiba 12.06%
ASUS 7.17%
Samsung 5.80%
Lenovo 3.87%
Alienware 1.37%
Medion 1.37%
MSI 0.68%
Sahara 0.57%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.72%
Dell Inspiron N5010 4.27%
HP G62 Notebook PC 4.07%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 3.05%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 2.44%

About Synaptics

Synaptics develops human interface solutions for many OEMs whcih are pre-installed and included with PCs and laptops for companies such as Apple, Asus, Acer, Dell, Gateway, HP, Sony, Toshiba and numerous others.
Publisher URL: www.synaptics.com


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