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Should I remove TOSHIBA ReelTime?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #389
United States Rank #269
Reach 1.6032%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.21 days
360.14 days >
Average installed length: 189.22 days


VersionDistribution 0.17% 0.00% 0.87% 0.05% 23.23% 0.78% 0.76% 0.09% 4.26% 0.53% 18.93% 0.94% 9.79% 1.15% 0.01% 16.47% 2.06% 4.63% 0.24% 1.96% 0.26% 5.67% 0.73% 4.40% 2.03%

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What is TOSHIBA ReelTime?  (from TOSHIBA)

Toshiba ReelTimeā„¢ is a graphical history/indexing tool that enables you to view recently accessed files in a fun and easy-to-use format. View and scroll through your history of opened or imported files via thumbnails in an intuitive user interface. Your ReelTime display can be customized to suit your user preferences. ...  Read more


TOSHIBA ReelTime is a program developed by TOSHIBA. The most used version is, 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 programs's main executable is TosReelTimeMonitor.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 20.78 MB of memory. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 43.79 MB (45,917,745 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 63% of users of TOSHIBA ReelTime come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Such software is installed by the manufacture when delivering the PC to the end user. Some pre-installed programs are considered bloatware as they are simply limited function trials, while others are required for proper PC operation.
Note: This program has often been considered as bloatware by some users as it is bundled on various manufacturer's new PCs. (Because this might be considered bloatware does not mean the software is bad or harmful, if you use it regularly its worthwhile to have. However, bloatware typically means the program is optional and was simply pre-installed but is not required and can be removed.) Some quick tips to be aware of:
  • It is usually licensed for use only on the Toshiba PC on which it was pre-installed.
  • It sometimes difficult for users to remove via the 'Uninstall a Program' feature in Windows.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\ReelTime\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{24811C12-F4A9-4D0F-8494-A7B8FE46123C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 43.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TOSHIBA ReelTime

Program executable:TosReelTimeMonitor.exe
Name:TOSHIBA ReelTime
Monitor of TOSHIBA ReelTime
Path:C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\ReelTime\TosReelTimeMonitor.exe
Additional files:
  • DataProcess.DLL - TOSHIBA ReelTime (ReelTime Data logic process library)
  • ReelTimeRemoteStorage.dll - The ReelTimeRemoteStorage provides interfaces to remote the storage.
  • TosReelTime.exe - TosReelTime
  • TosReelTimeMonitor.exe - Monitor of TOSHIBA ReelTime
  • TosRegisterEdit.exe - TosRegisterEdit
  • TosRTSplashScreen.exe - ReelTimeSplashScreen
  • TosEditFlags.exe - TosEditFlags
  • WPFToolkit.DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TosReelTime.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{87DDCD57-EC91-443D-BF3D-3D26EC80C2B1}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • TosReelTimeMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TosReelTimeMonitor' which loads as C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\ReelTime\TosReelTimeMonitor.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:20.78 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0011032358%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00059622%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00050701%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:83,606
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:559 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:871 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove TOSHIBA ReelTime?

You can uninstall TOSHIBA ReelTime 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 TOSHIBA ReelTime, 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 TOSHIBA ReelTime.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.07%
Windows 10 8.81%
Windows XP 0.11%
Windows Vista 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 81.18%
Windows 10 Home 7.04%
Windows 7 Professional 5.09%
Windows 7 Starter 2.31%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.39%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.82%
  United Kingdom 5.03%
  Australia 3.86%
  Canada 3.76%
  Germany 3.39%
  France 2.85%
  Italy 1.38%
  Spain 0.97%
  Japan 0.97%
  Portugal 0.86%
  Mexico 0.79%
  Netherlands 0.73%
  Belgium 0.58%
  New Zealand 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 99.90%
Dell 0.10%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 6.64%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655D 5.84%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 4.29%
TOSHIBA Satellite A665 3.60%


Toshiba electronics, electrical equipment and information technology corporation that is a diversified manufacturer of electrical products, spanning information and communications equipment and systems, electronic components and materials, power systems, Internet-based solutions and services, industrial and social infrastructure systems, and household appliances.
Publisher URL: www.toshiba.com


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