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Should I remove TightVNC beta1?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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2.0beta1 100.00%

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TightVNC 2.0beta1

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TightVNC 2.0beta1 is a program developed by GlavSoft. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 installer includes 4 files and is usually about 1.33 MB (1,396,858 bytes). 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 75% of users of TightVNC beta1 come from the United States, it is also popular in Malaysia and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tightvnc.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\tightvnc
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TightVNC\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TightVNC 2.0beta1

  • tvnserver.exe - TightVNC (TightVNC Server for Windows)
  • uninstall.exe - TightVNC 2.0beta1 Installer
  • vncviewer.exe (by TightVNC Group) - TightVNC Win32 Viewer (vncviewer)
  • screenhooks.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • tvnserver.exe runs as a service named 'TightVNC Server' (tvnserver).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • tvnserver.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'tvncontrol' which loads as "C:\Program Files\TightVNC\tvnserver.exe" -controlservice -slave.

How do I remove TightVNC beta1?

Quickly and completely remove TightVNC 2.0beta1 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall TightVNC beta1 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 TightVNC 2.0beta1, 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 TightVNC beta1.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 10 17%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 16.67%
Windows 10 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Windows 10 Pro 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.00%
  Malaysia 16.67%
  Indonesia 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Dell 33.33%
Acer 16.67%
Common models
HP ProBook 4320s 16.67%
HP Pavilion dv2 Notebook ... 16.67%
HP EliteBook 8440p 16.67%
Gigabyte EP45T-UD3LR 16.67%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 16.67%
Dell OptiPlex 790 16.67%


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