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Should I remove TOSHIBA Start?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #2,605
United States Rank #1,102
Reach 0.2736%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.10 days
32.59 days >
Average installed length: 17.12 days


VersionDistribution 2.24% 6.56% 4.53%
1.00.02 39.39% 47.25% 0.03%

Typically installed together

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TOSHIBA Start is a software program developed by TOSHIBA. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 2.39 MB (2,510,848 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. While about 94% of users of TOSHIBA Start come from the United States, it is also popular in Mexico and Ecuador.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.com
Help link: support.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA America Information Systems, Inc\TOSHIBA Start
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A74C9CC1-2211-4A75-A688-6F7CFE2C2B12}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 2.39 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by TOSHIBA Start

  • toshibastartwl.exe - ToshibaStartWL

How do I remove TOSHIBA Start?

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

Win 8 100%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 99.74%
Windows 8.1 0.21%
Windows 7 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 65.68%
Windows 10 Home 20.90%
Windows 8.1 Connected 10.82%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 1.51%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 0.26%
Windows 10 Pro 0.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

94.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.45%
  Mexico 1.25%
  Ecuador 0.27%
  Peru 0.27%
  Brazil 0.21%
  Costa Rica 0.17%
  Saudi Arabia 0.17%
  New Zealand 0.16%
  PR 0.16%
  Poland 0.16%
  United Kingdom 0.14%
  Colombia 0.13%
  Canada 0.13%
  Japan 0.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 99.97%
Dell 0.03%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-B 16.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 10.87%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55D-B 7.73%
TOSHIBA Satellite C75D-B 6.95%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55D-A 6.31%
TOSHIBA Satellite Radius ... 3.31%


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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