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Should I remove 8ta connect?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,648
Reach 0.0116%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 297.81 days
981.14 days >
Average installed length: 515.51 days


VersionDistribution 11.04% 22.09% 3.68% 63.19%

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8ta connect


8ta connect is a software program developed by Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 8ta connect.exe. The setup package generally installs about 69 files and is usually about 38.04 MB (39,883,052 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 90% of users of 8ta connect come from South Africa, it is also popular in the United States and Hong Kong.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.huawei.com
Help link: mobile.huawei.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\8ta connect
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\8ta connect\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 38.04 MB

Program filesFiles installed by 8ta connect

Program executable:8ta connect.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\8ta connect\8ta connect.exe
Additional files:
  • LiveUpdateInterface.dll
  • AddrBookPlugin.dll - Address Book Plugin
  • AddrBookUIPlugin.dll
  • dllVolumeCtrl.dll - dllVolumeCtrl Dynamic Link Library (dllVolumeCtrl DLL)
  • NetInfoUIExPlugin.dll
  • DeviceOperate.dll
  • DetectDev.dll
  • AboutPlugin.dll
  • CallLogUIPlugin.dll
  • CallUIPlugin.dll
  • CBSSettingPlugin.dll
  • Container.dll
  • DiagnosisPlugin.dll
  • DialupUIPlugin.dll
  • DynamicGif.dll
  • LayoutPlugin.dll
  • MenuMgrPlugin.dll
  • NDISPlugin.dll
  • NetConnectPlugin.dll
  • NetInfoRecordUIPlugin.dll
  • NetSettingPlugin.dll
  • atcomm.dll
  • AddPbk.exe
  • CallPlugin.dll
  • ConfigFilePlugin.dll
  • DeviceMgrPlugin.dll
  • DeviceMgrUIPlugin.dll
  • DialUpPlugin.dll
  • FileManager.dll
  • isaputrace.dll
  • LocaleMgrPlugin.dll
  • NetInfoPlugin.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • 8ta connect.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DBBA01E6-A1DE-4414-AA44-FF6DE5F9E138}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • 8ta connect.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named '8ta connect' and executes as C:\PROGRAM FILES (X86)\8TA CONNECT\8TA CONNECT.EXE.

How do I remove 8ta connect?

Quickly and completely remove 8ta connect from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall 8ta connect 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 8ta connect, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 8ta connect.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.78%
Windows 8 18.40%
Windows XP 6.75%
Windows Vista 3.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 23.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.90%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.43%
Windows 7 Home Basic 9.88%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.24% of installs come from South Africa
Which countries install it?
  South Africa 90.24%
  United States 5.49%
  Hong Kong 0.61%
  Russia 0.61%
  GH 0.61%
  Philippines 0.61%
  Spain 0.61%
  ZW 0.61%
  DK 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.72%
Hewlett-Packard 25.86%
Dell 14.66%
Lenovo 8.62%
Samsung 8.62%
Toshiba 3.45%
ASUS 2.59%
Intel 1.72%
American Megatrends 0.86%
Sony 0.86%
Common models
Samsung RV410/RV510/S3510... 3.54%
Dell Studio 1749 2.65%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 2.65%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.65%
Sony VPCEA16FG 1.77%
MSI MS-7788 1.77%

About Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd

Huawei is a networking and telecommunications equipment and services company based in China.
Publisher URL: www.huawei.com


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