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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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VersionDistribution 43.33% 56.67%

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A1 Internet Software

What is A1 Internet Software?  (from A1 Telekom Austria AG)

The A1 Internet protection (for landline Internet) or A1 mobile Internet protection (for A1 Mobile Home broadband) offers double protection: In A1 network and for your computer.


A1 Internet Software is a program developed by A1 Telekom Austria AG. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is a1 breitband.exe. The software installer includes 65 files and is usually about 240.25 MB (251,923,246 bytes). A1Servicecenter_Update.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 92% of users of A1 Internet Software come from Austria, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.telekomaustria.com/en/group/austria
Help link: www.A1.net/hilfe-support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\A1
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{605AE1A0-14F6-482E-99EB-62B6E9D9474E}\A1 Breitband.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 240.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by A1 Internet Software

Program executable:a1 breitband.exe
Path:C:\ProgramData\{605ae1a0-14f6-482e-99eb-62b6e9d9474e}\a1 breitband.exe
Additional files:
  • MedienManager.exe - Medien Manager (MedienManagerMedienManager)
  • Setup_A1Dashboard.exe - A1 Dashboard Installation
  • uninstall.exe - MedienManager
  • A1Breitband.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering and consulting GmbH - Web: http://www.mquadrat.eu - Mail: [email protected]) - A1 Internet Installation
  • A1CMDTool.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering and consulting GmbH, web: www.mquadr.at, mail: [email protected]) - A1 Webassistent CMD Tool (The professional internet support software)
  • A1Mailboxen.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering and consulting GmbH, web: www.mquadr.at, mail: [email protected]) - Mailbox Management
  • A1Modemkonfigurator.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering, web: http://www.mquadr.at, mail: [email protected]) - Konfigurationssoftware für A1 Breitband Modems
  • A1Servicecenter.exe - A1 Servicecenter
  • A1Webassistent.exe - Controller
  • A1WLANAssistent.exe - A1 WLAN Assistent (m2wlan - fully automated configuration of wireless networks and connections.)
  • A1Servicecenter_Update.exe
  • FF_Setup.exe (by Mozilla) - Firefox
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • ipworks6.dll (by /n software inc. - www.nsoftware.com) - IP*Works! C++ Edition Version 6.1 (IP*Works! V6)
  • java.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U25 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • javacpl.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Control Panel
  • java-rmi.exe
  • javaw.exe
  • jbroker.exe
  • jp2launcher.exe
  • KCO.exe
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • M2Updater.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering und consulting GmbH) - Liveupdate Progress
  • Start.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • A1Breitband.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D15062FC-A5F8-4EE4-91F1-9E73029B465E}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • A1Webassistent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'A1Webassistent' which loads as C:\Program Files\A1\A1 Webassistent\A1Webassistent.exe /auto.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • javaw.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\javaw.exe'.
  • java.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\java.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:420.28 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000677415%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000908%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00005866%
0.015104% average

How do I remove A1 Internet Software?

Quickly and completely remove A1 Internet Software from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall A1 Internet Software 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 A1 Internet Software, 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 A1 Internet Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win XP 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.33%
Windows 8 8.33%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Windows XP 1.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 56.67%
Windows 7 Professional 11.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Windows 8.1 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.67%
Windows 7 Starter 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.31% of installs come from Austria
Which countries install it?
  Austria 92.31%
  United States 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 28.21%
Hewlett-Packard 20.51%
Acer 10.26%
Lenovo 10.26%
Sony 7.69%
Intel 7.69%
ASUS 5.13%
Dell 5.13%
Compaq 2.56%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7748 3.85%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.85%
ECS A880GM-M7 3.85%
Sony VPCEH3Q1E 1.92%


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