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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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4.1.1 72.73%
3.5.1 27.27%

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Taggtool Desktop

What is Taggtool Desktop?

Add Intelligence to your files with tags.

About  (from Taggtool)

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Taggtool Desktop is a program developed by Taggtool. The most used version is 4.1.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 24.96 MB (26,172,237 bytes). updater.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 Vista (SP2). While about 53% of users of Taggtool Desktop come from the United States, it is also popular in Taiwan and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.taggtool.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Taggtool\Taggtool Desktop\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C735AAD2-9D49-491A-96ED-C41B7DCFCB20}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 24.96 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Taggtool Desktop

  • Tagg.exe - Taggtool Desktop (Tagg 4.1.1 © Taggtool, Inc, 2012)
  • TaggtoolDesktop32bit.exe - This installer database contains the logic and data required to install <product name>.
  • DLLTGShell.dll - DLLTGShell (DLL Taggtool shell extension)
  • updater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater
  • audiere.dll (by http://aegisknight.org/) - audiere
  • exiv2.exe
  • javaAudiere.dll
  • libexpat.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • DLLTGShell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'DLLRegSvr' with a class of {1B3605A4-0CC7-4bdc-B456-F82604797149}.

How do I remove Taggtool Desktop?

You can uninstall Taggtool Desktop 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 Taggtool Desktop, 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 Taggtool Desktop.

Win 7 (SP1) 82%
Win 10 9%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.82%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Windows 10 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 27.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.18%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.09%
Windows 7 Home Basic 9.09%
Windows 8.1 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.94%
  Taiwan 5.88%
  France 5.88%
  Switzerland 5.88%
  India 5.88%
  Austria 5.88%
  Canada 5.88%
  United Kingdom 5.88%
  Paraguay 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.00%
Sony 20.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Lenovo 10.00%
Acer 10.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite S855 11.11%
Sony VPCF2290S 11.11%
Sony SVE1513Z1EB 11.11%
LENOVO IdeaPad U410 11.11%
Gigabyte GA-MA770T-UD3P 11.11%
Dell Vostro 3300 11.11%


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