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Should I remove Win8Starter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,640
Reach 0.0061%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.85 days
54.57 days >
Average installed length: 28.67 days


VersionDistribution 26.45% 8.26% 20.66% 37.19% 0.83% 3.31% 1.65% 1.65%

Other programs by Engelmann Media GmbH


What is Win8Starter?  (from Engelmann Media GmbH)

Add the usual Start Button and start menu to your Windows 8 and get the proven functionality of the Windows 7 start menu also in Windows 8. You do not find the start menu in Windows 8? Not surprisingly, because Microsoft has removed the start button, which was traditionally linked to the task bar. Instead, Microsoft i...  Read more


Win8Starter is a software program developed by Engelmann Media GmbH. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named Win8Starter.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.64 MB (1,716,186 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 10. While about 64% of users of Win8Starter come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Switzerland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.engelmann.com/en-us/win8starter.php
Help link: www.engelmann.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Engelmann Media\Win8Starter\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F9383649-ED4F-47E5-0001-CB1F0FEBD122}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.64 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Win8Starter

Program executable:Win8Starter.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Engelmann Media\Win8Starter\Win8Starter.exe
Additional files:
  • Win8Starter.exe - Win8Starter
  • InterOp.EMRegSysLIB.dll - Die Assembly wurde aus der Typbibliothek "EMRegSysLib" importiert.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Network connections
  • Win8Starter.exe connects to www.intregsvr.de ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:47.21 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0011564411%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00068416%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00047228%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:142,062
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:962 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:24 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Win8Starter?

You can uninstall Win8Starter 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 Win8Starter, 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 Win8Starter.

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 10

Distribution by countryGeography

63.93% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 63.93%
  United States 16.39%
  Switzerland 2.46%
  Austria 2.46%
  Australia 1.64%
  Portugal 1.64%
  Netherlands 1.64%
  United Kingdom 1.64%
  South Africa 0.82%
  Belgium 0.82%
  Finland 0.82%
  Russia 0.82%
  Sweden 0.82%
  Philippines 0.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 17.50%
Acer 15.00%
Dell 10.00%
Toshiba 7.50%
Lenovo 6.25%
Sony 5.00%
ASUS 3.75%
Samsung 3.75%
Apple 1.25%
Common models
Dell XPS 8700 2.83%
MEDION P961x 1.89%
MEDION H77H2-EM 1.89%
Samsung R530/R730/R540 ... 1.89%
Acer Aspire M3985 1.89%
Medion Akoya P7818 1.89%

Publisher URL: www.engelmann.com


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