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Should I remove iStartMenu?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0002%



iStartMenu is a program developed by iStartMenu.com. 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 main program executable is istartmenu.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 3.09 MB (3,239,238 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 10. While about 80% of users of iStartMenu come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iStartMenu.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\iStartMenu\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\iStartMenu\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.09 MB

Program filesFiles installed by iStartMenu

Program executable:istartmenu.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\istartmenu\istartmenu.exe
Additional files:
  • iStartMenuDLL.dll - iStartMenu
  • iStartMenuService.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • iStartMenuService.exe runs as a service named 'iStartMenu' (iStartMenu) "Launches the iStartMenu.exe after logon".

How do I remove iStartMenu?

You can uninstall iStartMenu 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 iStartMenu, 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 iStartMenu.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  Canada 20.00%


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