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Should I remove iStartMenu8?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
40% remove it60% keep it
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Very good
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How common is it?
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iStartMenu8 is a software program developed by CocaSoft.com. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 primary executable is named istartmenu8.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 3.64 MB (3,814,248 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 10. While about 80% of users of iStartMenu8 come from the United States, it is also popular in LY.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.CocaSoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CocaSoft\iStartMenu8\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CocaSoft\iStartMenu8\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.64 MB

Program filesFiles installed by iStartMenu8

Program executable:istartmenu8.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\cocasoft\istartmenu8\istartmenu8.exe
Additional files:
  • iStartMenu8DLL.dll - iStartMenu8
  • iStartMenu8Service.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • iStartMenu8Service.exe runs as a service named 'iStartMenu8' (iStartMenu8) "Launches the iStartMenu8.exe after logon".

How do I remove iStartMenu8?

You can uninstall iStartMenu8 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 iStartMenu8, 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 iStartMenu8.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 40%
Keep it 60%
Windows 10

Distribution by countryGeography

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

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%


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