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Should I remove Thinking with Time Machine?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,235
United States Rank #8,128
Reach 0.0349%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.54 days
517.33 days >
Average installed length: 271.82 days

Thinking with Time Machine


Thinking with Time Machine is a program developed by Stridemann. 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 TWTM.exe. The software installer includes 43 files and is usually about 469.9 MB (492,730,640 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 57% of users of Thinking with Time Machine come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Thinking with Time Machine
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/286080
Estimated size: 469.9 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Thinking with Time Machine

Program executable:TWTM.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Thinking with Time Machine\TWTM.exe
Additional files:
  • TWTM.exe
  • adminserver.dll
  • bsppack.dll
  • bspzip.exe
  • bugreporter_filequeue.dll
  • bugreporter_public.dll
  • captioncompiler.exe
  • datacache.dll
  • demoinfo.exe
  • engine.dll
  • filesystem_stdio.dll
  • filesystemopendialog.dll - SteamFileDialog Dynamic Link Library (SteamFileDialog DLL)
  • glview.exe
  • hammer.exe
  • hammer_dll.dll (by Valve) - Valve Hammer Editor (tm) (Hammer)
  • hammer_run_map_launcher.exe
  • height2normal.exe
  • height2ssbump.exe
  • hlfaceposer.exe
  • hlmv.exe
  • inputsystem.dll
  • launcher.dll
  • localize.dll
  • makevmt.exe
  • materialsystem.dll
  • mdllib.dll
  • mksheet.exe
  • motionmapper.exe
  • p2map_publish.exe
  • QC_Eyes.exe - QC_Eyes Application (QC_Eyes MFC Application)
  • scenefilecache.dll
  • SDKLauncher.exe
  • serverbrowser.dll
  • serverplugin_empty.dll
  • shaderapidx9.dll
  • shaderapiempty.dll
  • shadercompile.exe
  • soundemittersystem.dll
  • soundsystem.dll
  • stdshader_dbg.dll
  • stdshader_dx9.dll
  • studiomdl.exe
  • studiorender.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • TWTM.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Thinking with Time Machine\portal2.exe'.

How do I remove Thinking with Time Machine?

You can uninstall Thinking with Time Machine 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 Thinking with Time Machine, 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 Thinking with Time Machine.

Win 10 49%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.86%
Windows 10 49.28%
Windows Vista 0.58%
Windows XP 0.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.17%
Windows 8.1 23.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.60%
Windows 7 Professional 9.43%
Windows 10 Home 7.55%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.21%
  United Kingdom 8.40%
  Canada 5.90%
  Germany 4.09%
  Australia 3.18%
  France 2.95%
  Netherlands 2.38%
  Finland 1.14%
  Sweden 1.14%
  Russia 1.02%
  DK 0.91%
  Brazil 0.79%
  New Zealand 0.79%
  Italy 0.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.26%
Dell 15.26%
ASUS 14.21%
Acer 12.89%
Lenovo 6.58%
Alienware 4.21%
MSI 3.68%
Samsung 3.68%
Toshiba 3.42%
Intel 0.79%
Apple 0.53%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.94%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.25%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.25%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.25%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 2.85%
MSI MS-7798 2.44%


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