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Should I remove Zoho Assist?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,054
United States Rank #5,073
Reach 0.0358%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.56 days
163.91 days >
Average installed length: 86.12 days


VersionDistribution 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.28% 0.28% 0.14% 0.14% 0.14% 0.57% 0.28% 0.14% 0.42% 0.28% 0.28% 0.28% 0.28% 0.57% 1.27% 0.14% 6.66% 12.61% 23.80% 1.84% 1.98% 13.31% 4.25% 3.12% 12.18% 1.27% 0.14% 1.13% 0.57% 0.99% 0.42% 0.42% 0.57% 0.14%
1.0 7.79%

Zoho Assist


Zoho Assist is a program developed by Zoho Corp. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is zohotray.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 13.78 MB (14,452,697 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 93% of users of Zoho Assist come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.zoho.com/assist/help/overview.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ZohoMeeting\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ZohoMeeting\join.exe -AssistUnInstall
Estimated size: 13.78 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Zoho Assist

Program executable:zohotray.exe
Name:Zoho Assist
Tray Exe
Path:C:\Program Files\zohomeeting\zohotray.exe
Additional files:
  • npzohoassisthelper.dll - zohoassisthelper (Npapi app detector Plugin for zoho assist)
  • agent.exe (by Zoho) - Zoho Meeting
  • ClientSocket.dll (by Zoho) - ClientSocket
  • Connect.exe (by ZOHO) - Zoho Assist
  • ZohoMeeting.exe
  • Join.exe - Join Exe
  • cad.exe
  • ZChangeNotifier.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ZohoMeeting.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Zoho Assist-Unattended Support' (runs daily at 6:30 PM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ZohoMeeting.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Zoho Assist-Unattended Support.
  • ZohoMeeting.exe runs as a service named 'Zoho Assist-Remote Support' (Zoho Assist-Remote Support).

How do I remove Zoho Assist?

You can uninstall Zoho Assist 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 Zoho Assist, 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 Zoho Assist.

Win 10 53%
Win Vista 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 53.54%
Windows 7 38.10%
Windows Vista 6.09%
Windows XP 2.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.46%
Windows 10 Home 27.62%
Windows 8.1 15.16%
Windows 7 Professional 6.94%
Windows 10 Pro 5.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.69%
  Canada 3.61%
  United Kingdom 1.32%
  India 0.44%
  Australia 0.35%
  Spain 0.26%
  Italy 0.26%
  Ecuador 0.09%
  PR 0.09%
  France 0.09%
  MU 0.09%
  TT 0.09%
  Costa Rica 0.09%
  Mexico 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.37%
Dell 31.07%
Acer 8.10%
Toshiba 7.53%
Lenovo 3.77%
ASUS 2.82%
Intel 1.13%
Samsung 1.13%
Gateway 0.56%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3847 3.87%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.87%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.55%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.23%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.58%
HP 15 TS Notebook PC 2.26%


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