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Should I remove Verizon Yahoo! Applications?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
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Verizon Yahoo! Applications


Verizon Yahoo! Applications is a software program developed by Verizon. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named YMMAPI.exe. The setup package generally installs about 28 files and is usually about 2.66 MB (2,788,390 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\yahoo!\common
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 2.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Verizon Yahoo! Applications

Program executable:YMMAPI.exe
Name:Yahoo! Mail
Signed by:Yahoo! Inc.
Path:C:\Program Files\yahoo!\common\YMMAPI.exe
Yahoo! Mail is a free e-mail service offered by Yahoo!.
Additional files:
  • VZ_Yahoo_Shortcut.exe - Yahoo Shortcut Setup
  • YInstBroker_ExePS.dll (by Yahoo!) - YInstBro Dynamic Link Library (Broker PS Dynamic Link Library)
  • Ysctr.exe (by Yahoo!) - Yahoo! Software Center (Software Center Control)
  • YWXcom.dll
  • yinsthelper.dll - YInstHelper Module
  • YInstBroker.exe - YInst Broker
  • YMMAPI.dll - Yahoo! Mail
  • unybase.exe - Yahoo! Base Components Setup
  • unyt.exe - Yahoo! Toolbar Setup
  • unyt_wrap.exe - Yahoo! Toolbar Uninstall Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • YMMAPI.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Yahoo! Mail' with a class of {5464D816-CF16-4784-B9F3-75C0DB52B499}.

How do I remove Verizon Yahoo! Applications?

You can uninstall Verizon Yahoo! Applications 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 Verizon Yahoo! Applications, 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 Verizon Yahoo! Applications.

Win Vista (SP2) 85%
Win Vista (SP1) 6%
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 90.57%
Windows 7 9.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 72.55%
Windows Vista Home Basic 11.76%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.84%
Windows Vista Ultimate 5.88%
Windows 7 Professional 1.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.62%
Dell 33.96%
Toshiba 7.55%
Gateway 7.55%
Acer 5.66%
Sony 1.89%
Lenovo 1.89%
Intel 1.89%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 10.42%
Dell Inspiron 531 6.25%
Dell Inspiron 1525 4.17%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.08%
Dell Inspiron 518 2.08%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.08%

Publisher URL: www.verizon.com


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