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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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4.1.9105 47.06%
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TeamViewer 4 Host

What is TeamViewer 4 Host?  (from TeamViewer GmbH)

TeamViewer is a solution for remote control, desktop sharing, and file transfer that works behind any firewall and NAT proxy. To connect to another computer just run TeamViewer on both machines without the need of an installation procedure. With the first start automatic partner IDs are generated on both computers. Ent...  Read more


TeamViewer 4 Host is a program developed by TeamViewer GmbH. The most used version is 4.1.9105, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is teamviewer.exe. The software installer includes 37 files and is usually about 13.47 MB (14,129,128 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 65% of users of TeamViewer 4 Host come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.teamviewer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version4\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.47 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TeamViewer 4 Host

Program executable:teamviewer.exe
TeamViewer Remote Control Application
Path:C:\Program Files\teamviewer\version4\teamviewer.exe
Additional files:
  • TV.dll - TeamViewer Remote Control (TeamViewer Dynamic Link Library (DLL))
  • Teamviewer_Resource.dll - TeamViewer (TeamViewer Remote Control Application)
  • Teamviewer_Resource_da.dll - TeamViewer-fjernstyringsprogram
  • Teamviewer_Resource_de.dll
  • Teamviewer_Resource_en.dll
  • Teamviewer_Resource_es.dll - Aplicación de control remoto TeamViewer
  • Teamviewer_Resource_fi.dll - TeamViewer-etähallintasovellus
  • Teamviewer_Resource_fr.dll - Application de contrôle à distance TeamViewer
  • Teamviewer_Resource_it.dll - Applicazione controllo remoto TeamViewer
  • Teamviewer_Resource_ja.dll
  • Teamviewer_Resource_nl.dll
  • Teamviewer_Resource_no.dll - TeamViewer fjernstyringsprogram
  • Teamviewer_Resource_pl.dll - Zdalne sterowanie w programie TeamViewer
  • Teamviewer_Resource_pt.dll - Aplicação de controle remoto do TeamViewer
  • Teamviewer_Resource_sv.dll - Tillämpning av TeamViewer Fjärrstyrning
  • Teamviewer_Resource_tr.dll
  • TeamViewer_Service.exe - TeamViewer Service
  • SAS.exe
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • TeamViewer_Service.exe runs as a service named 'TeamViewer 4' (TeamViewer4) "TeamViewer Remote Software".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • TeamViewer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TeamViewer\Version4\TeamViewer.exe'.

How do I remove TeamViewer 4 Host?

You can uninstall TeamViewer 4 Host 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 TeamViewer 4 Host, 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 TeamViewer 4 Host.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win Vista (SP2) 12%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.59%
Windows XP 17.65%
Windows Vista 11.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 41.18%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.65%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.88%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.88%
Windows Server (R) 2008 S... 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.52%
  Spain 9.68%
  Germany 6.45%
  Belgium 3.23%
  Switzerland 3.23%
  Finland 3.23%
  Luxembourg 3.23%
  Italy 3.23%
  United Kingdom 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.43%
Lenovo 21.43%
Intel 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
ASUS 7.14%
American Megatrends 7.14%
Acer 7.14%
Common models
LENOVO 36986CG 8.33%
Equus Computer Systems No... 8.33%
Dell OptiPlex 390 8.33%
HP Compaq dc5850 Microtow... 8.33%
LENOVO 0800A6G 8.33%

About (from TeamViewer GmbH)

The German based TeamViewer GmbH was founded in 2005 and is fully focused on development and distribution of high-end solutions for online collaboration and communication.
Publisher URL: www.teamviewer.com


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