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Should I remove Windows Live PIMT Platform?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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16.4.3505.0912 19.44%
16.4.3503.0728 2.78%
15.4.3508.1109 59.72%
15.4.3502.0922 18.06%

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Windows Live PIMT Platform

What is Windows Live PIMT Platform?

Windows Live is the former collective brand name for a set of services and software products from Microsoft; part of their software plus services platform. Microsoft said that Windows Live "is a way to extend the Windows user experience". A central repository for collections of developer plug-ins for Windows Live Photo Gallery, Windows Live Movie Maker, and Windows Live Writer.


The most common release is 15.4.3508.1109, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 2.2 MB (2,310,656 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-live/essentials
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\windows live\contacts
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{6A8DB215-7BCD-4377-B015-2E4541A3E7C6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Windows Live PIMT Platform

  • presenceim.dll - Windows Live Client Presence and IM Code Module
  • livenattrav.dll - Windows Live Client Nat Traversal Code Module
  • objectstore.dll - Windows Live Client ObjectStore Code Module
  • livetransport.dll - Windows Live Client Transport Code Module

How do I remove Windows Live PIMT Platform?

You can uninstall Windows Live PIMT Platform 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 Windows Live PIMT Platform, 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 Windows Live PIMT Platform.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win 8 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.02%
Windows 10 13.21%
Windows Vista 3.77%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Professional 30.00%
Windows 10 Home 10.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 10.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.54% of installs come from Taiwan
Which countries install it?
  Taiwan 61.54%
  United States 30.77%
  Macau 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 30.23%
Hewlett-Packard 16.28%
Toshiba 16.28%
ASUS 11.63%
Samsung 6.98%
Dell 6.98%
Sony 6.98%
Lenovo 2.33%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6400 10.00%
ASUSTeK U31SG 10.00%
ASUSTeK CM5575 10.00%
Acer Veriton M4610G 10.00%
Apple Inc. MacBookAir4,2 10.00%
Hewlett-Packard s5528hk 10.00%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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