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Should I remove AI Suite II?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #921
United States Rank #1,217
Reach 0.9489%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.65 days
461.75 days >
Average installed length: 242.62 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.04.01 7.92%
2.03.01 2.36%
2.02.00 0.03%
2.01.08 0.21%
2.01.07 0.25%
2.01.06 0.23%
2.01.05 4.10%
2.01.04 0.20%
2.01.03 0.23%
2.01.02 5.23%
2.01.01 28.47%
2.01.00 0.75%
2.00.06 0.02%
2.00.05 1.20%
2.00.04 0.13%
2.00.02 0.08%
2.00.01 13.72%
2.00.00 0.23%
1.05.00 0.25%
1.04.04 1.13%
1.04.03 0.41%
1.04.02 0.08%
1.04.01 1.02%
1.03.04 0.10%
1.03.01 0.23%
1.03.00 0.30%
1.02.33 0.67%
1.02.32 0.36%
1.02.29 1.21%
1.02.28 1.93%
1.02.27 2.02%
1.02.26 0.11%
1.02.25 0.48%
1.02.23 0.54%
1.02.20 1.48%
1.02.16 0.89%
1.02.15 1.31%
1.02.12 0.10%
1.02.11 0.26%
1.02.10 0.02%
1.02.03 6.03%
1.01.40 6.54%
1.01.34 1.11%
1.01.33 0.02%
1.01.32 0.56%
1.01.30 2.28%
1.01.28 1.29%
1.01.25 0.03%
1.01.24 0.31%
1.01.22 0.85%
1.01.20 0.34%
56 versions

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AI Suite II

What is AI Suite II?

The ASUS exclusive AI Suite II provides a platform to adjust performance,operate utilities and get system information.

Overview

AI Suite II is a program developed by ASUS. The most used version is 2.01.01, 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 programs's main executable is ai suite ii.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 82.83 MB of memory. It also adds an icon to the Windows notifications area in order to provide access to the program. The software installer includes 46 files and is usually about 12.59 MB (13,206,302 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 43% of users of AI Suite II come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.asus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASUS\AI Suite II\
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\ASUS\AI Suite II\Setup.exe
Estimated size: 12.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AI Suite II

Program executable:ai suite ii.exe
Name:AI Suite II
Signed by:ASUSTeK Computer Inc.
Path:C:\Program Files\asus\ai suite ii\ai suite ii.exe
MD5:3f188126510fa73a469f42de42252937
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • AsMultiLang.dll (by ASUSTeK Computer) - AsMultiL Dynamic Link Library (AsMultiL Dynamic Link Library)
  • AsAcpi.dll - AsAcpi Dynamic Link Library (ASUS ACPI Interface)
  • AsRoutineController.exe (by ASUSTeK Computer) - ASUS Routine Controller
  • MiscTool.exe - MiscTool
  • asacpiex.dll
  • U3BoostSvr64.exe - USB 3.0 Boost Service
  • IccHelper_old.dll
  • NetSvcHelp.exe - Network Service Help
  • NetiCtrlTray.exe - NetiCtrlTray
  • AsSmartCoolingService.exe - ASUS models (ASUS Smart Cooling System Service)
  • AsSmartCoolingHelper.dll - AI Manager (AI Booting Sequence Helper)
  • AISuite3.exe
  • EPUHelp.exe - EPUHelp
  • PowerControlHelp.exe - Digi+ Power Control Help
  • RegSchdTask.exe
  • TurboVHelp.exe - TurboVHelp
  • ACPIWMI.dll (by ASUSTek Computer) - WIM ACPI Interfaces
  • mv_api.dll (by Marvell) - RAID API (Marvell RAID Dynamic Link Library)
  • AssistFunc.dll
  • ImageHelper.dll
  • pngio.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • AI Suite II.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{55F46D8B-D298-453E-A0C5-B138E2646958}' (runs on registration).
  • AsRoutineController.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ASUS\ASUS AI Suite II Execute'.
4 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • AsSmartCoolingService.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ASUS Smart Cooling Helper.
  • AsRoutineController.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ASUS AI Suite II Execute.
  • AISuite3.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ASUS AISuiteIII.
  • PowerControlHelp.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ASUS DigiPowerControl Help.
Startup File (User Run)
  • AI Suite II.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AI Suite II' and executes as C:\Program Files\AI Suite II\AI Suite II.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • AsRoutineController.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ASUS AI Suite II Execute' which loads as C:\Program Files\ASUS\AI Suite II\AsRoutineController.exe -open.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AI Suite II.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\ASUS\AI Suite II\AI Suite II.exe'.
Network connections
  • AI Suite II.exe connects to 103.10.4.40 (port 21).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

ai suite ii.exe
Memory:82.83 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003606404%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00014550%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00021514%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:3,727,119
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:30
70 average
I/O reads/min:576 Bytes
435.61 KB average
AsRoutineController.exe
Memory:3.64 MB
Total CPU:0.0000469869%
Kernel CPU:0.00003222%
User CPU:0.00001477%
CPU cycles/sec:4,315
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes
U3BoostSvr64.exe
Memory:3.42 MB
Total CPU:0.0000112487%
Kernel CPU:0.00000580%
User CPU:0.00000545%
CPU cycles/sec:816

How do I remove AI Suite II?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 8 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.35%
Windows 8 39.88%
Windows XP 0.56%
Windows Vista 0.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.58%
Windows 7 Professional 14.05%
Windows 8.1 12.39%
Windows 8 9.52%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.24%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.56%
  Canada 5.83%
  Germany 5.68%
  France 5.66%
  United Kingdom 5.55%
  Italy 4.48%
  Taiwan 2.81%
  Australia 2.36%
  Sweden 2.20%
  Netherlands 1.81%
  Finland 1.76%
  Japan 1.65%
  Brazil 1.43%
  Spain 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 63.81%
Acer 21.17%
Hewlett-Packard 8.00%
Dell 4.64%
Samsung 0.64%
Alienware 0.64%
Lenovo 0.52%
GIGABYTE 0.41%
MSI 0.17%
Common models
ASUSTeK CM6870 10.08%
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 7.85%
ASUSTeK CM6630_CM6730_CM6... 7.41%
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 7.36%
ASUSTeK M11BB 7.08%
ASUSTeK M51AC 5.89%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com

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