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Should I remove AMD System Monitor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #1,936
United States Rank #1,339
Reach 0.4008%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.63 days
490.66 days >
Average installed length: 257.80 days


1.0.9 51.00%
1.0.8 8.72%
1.0.6 9.57%
1.0.5 30.25%
1.0.1 0.16%
1.0.0 0.30%

Other programs by Advanced Micro Devices

AMD System Monitor

What is AMD System Monitor?

AMD System Monitor is designed to display information about your system’s AMD products, and illustrate how your PC handles different GPU and x86 workloads. shows cpu utilization across different cores. Detailed per core information including cpu frequencies. if an APU is present, a x86 vs GPU distribution will also be shown.


The most used version is 1.0.9, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is _853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 1.19 MB (1,252,864 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.amd.com/us/Pages/AMDHomePage.aspx
Installation folder: C:\windows\installer\{13ee03a3-7b77-47bc-9c42-b60576ab3a08}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{6EFD0C42-4CC1-4716-A0CA-21C1A062CF34}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.19 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AMD System Monitor

Program executable:_853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe
Additional files:
  • skypec2cautoupdatesvc.exe (by Microsoft) - Skype Click to Call (Updates Skype Click to Call)
  • skypec2cpnrsvc.exe (by Microsoft) - Phone Number Recognition (PNR) module
  • skypeieplugin.dll - Skype Click to Call IE Add-on

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • skypeieplugin.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Skype Click to Call for Internet Explorer' with the class of {AE805869-2E5C-4ED4-8F7B-F1F7851A4497} (SkypeIEPluginBHO).
Internet Explorer Extension
  • skypeieplugin.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension as 'Skype Click to Call settings' with a class of {898EA8C8-E7FF-479B-8935-AEC46303B9E5}.
2 Services
  • skypec2cpnrsvc.exe runs as a service named 'c2cpnrsvc' (c2cpnrsvc) "Provides phone number recognition services.".
  • skypec2cautoupdatesvc.exe runs as a service named 'c2cautoupdatesvc' (c2cautoupdatesvc) "Downloads and installs product updates.".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.24 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003701017%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00019110%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00017900%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:5,579
8,062,084 average
Memory:10.32 MB
Total CPU:0.0014364577%
Kernel CPU:0.00031134%
User CPU:0.00112512%
CPU cycles/sec:64,773

How do I remove AMD System Monitor?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by AMD System Monitor you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.95%
Windows 8 9.51%
Windows XP 0.41%
Windows Vista 0.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 78.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.48%
Windows 10 Home 4.10%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.26%
Windows 7 Professional 2.84%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.02%
  United Kingdom 6.42%
  Canada 2.94%
  Germany 2.65%
  France 2.28%
  Australia 2.26%
  Italy 2.04%
  Netherlands 1.78%
  Brazil 1.45%
  Belgium 1.16%
  Finland 1.02%
  Sweden 1.02%
  Mexico 0.90%
  Russia 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 78.21%
ASUS 8.77%
Acer 8.63%
Dell 1.22%
Lenovo 0.30%
Samsung 0.28%
Intel 0.12%
American Megatrends 0.10%
Sahara 0.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 29.37%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 21.12%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 15.68%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.38%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 4.73%
ASUSTeK K53Z 3.74%

About Advanced Micro Devices

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) develops computer processors and related technologies for commercial and consumer markets.
Publisher URL: www.amd.com


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