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Should I remove iTunesDSM?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,165
United States Rank #21,550
Reach 0.0059%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.02 days
295.68 days >
Average installed length: 155.36 days


0.9.6 100.00%



iTunesDSM is a software program developed by Brian Gibowski. 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 primary executable is named iTunesDSM.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.68 MB (1,766,404 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 60% of users of iTunesDSM come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: itunesduplicatesongmanager.blogspot.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\itunesdsm
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\iTunesDSM\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 1.68 MB

Program filesFiles installed by iTunesDSM

Program executable:iTunesDSM.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\itunesdsm\iTunesDSM.exe
Additional files:
  • iTunesDSM.exe
  • jacob-1.15-M2-x64.dll
  • jacob-1.15-M2-x86.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • iTunesDSM.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{76F8C95B-FC2C-4C64-AE5C-1511ECA07C1D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove iTunesDSM?

You can uninstall iTunesDSM 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 iTunesDSM, 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 iTunesDSM.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.76%
Windows 10 31.90%
Windows Vista 6.03%
Windows XP 4.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.17%
Windows 7 Professional 9.57%
Windows 10 Home 7.83%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.96%
Windows 8.1 6.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.40%
  United Kingdom 8.05%
  Canada 5.37%
  Brazil 4.03%
  France 3.36%
  Australia 2.68%
  Germany 2.68%
  Italy 2.68%
  Switzerland 2.01%
  South Africa 1.34%
  DK 1.34%
  AW 0.67%
  Finland 0.67%
  India 0.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.00%
Dell 22.67%
Acer 20.00%
ASUS 8.00%
Toshiba 5.33%
Intel 4.00%
Samsung 4.00%
Lenovo 2.67%
Sony 2.67%
Alienware 1.33%
American Megatrends 1.33%
Common models
Gateway NV59 4.26%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.19%
ASUSTeK K53SV 2.13%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro L65... 1.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite P70-A 1.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660D 1.06%


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