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Should I remove ARX CryptoKit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,240
United States Rank #20,413
Reach 0.0207%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.14 days
631.02 days >
Average installed length: 331.55 days


4.9.2 5.17%
4.9.0 4.48%
4.8.15 2.41%
4.8.6 18.97%
4.8.3 6.90%
4.8.2 1.38%
4.8.0 9.31%
4.7.0 1.03%
4.6.4 0.34%
4.6.1 0.34%
4.6.0 0.34%
4.5.5 3.45%
4.5.3 1.03%
4.4.8 1.03%
4.4.3 5.52%
4.4.0 36.21%
4.3.0 2.07%

Typically installed together

ARX CryptoKit

What is ARX CryptoKit?  (from Algorithmic Research)

Cryptographic algorithms sound complicated, and they might be, but they’re a very important tool for keeping computer systems safe and secure. Without cryptographic algorithms, it may be difficult to determine if your information network is being kept private, or if it’s available for thousands of users to access. ARX’...  Read more


ARX CryptoKit is a program developed by Algorithmic Research. The most used version is 4.4.0, 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. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 2.46 MB (2,574,826 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 67% of users of ARX CryptoKit come from Israel, it is also popular in the United States and Croatia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.arx.com/products/security-products/tool-kit-for-cryptographic
Help link: www.arx.com/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ARX\ARX CryptoKit\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F75D2B1D-5309-41DF-BC96-DFC3C3568C1D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.46 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ARX CryptoKit

  • poalim_host.exe - BankHapoalimBiz
  • ARCardMod.dll - CryptoKit (ARX PrivateCard Minidriver)
  • ARCardMod64.dll
  • ARcltsrv.exe - AR Client Service
  • argenie.exe - AR Genie - Administration Tool
  • argenie64.exe
  • DlmLoad.exe - DLM loader for Private Safe reader
  • phl.exe - PKCS11 Sample Program
  • phl64.exe
  • pkcs12util.exe - AR PKCS12 Import and Export Utility
  • pkcs12util64.exe
  • PrInsth2kXp.exe - PrInsth2kXp

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • ARcltsrv.exe runs as a service named 'ARcltsrv' (ARcltsrv) "ARX Client Service".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.95 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000975936%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00006037%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003722%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:6,565,846
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:19 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove ARX CryptoKit?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.21%
Windows 8 17.24%
Windows XP 14.83%
Windows Vista 1.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.48%
Windows 7 Professional 24.39%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.63%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.59%
Windows 8.1 5.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.42% of installs come from Israel
Which countries install it?
  Israel 67.42%
  United States 20.97%
  Croatia 1.94%
  Philippines 1.29%
  United Kingdom 1.29%
  Canada 0.97%
  Germany 0.97%
  Australia 0.65%
  Indonesia 0.65%
  Portugal 0.32%
  New Zealand 0.32%
  Belgium 0.32%
  Netherlands 0.32%
  Nicaragua 0.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.95%
Hewlett-Packard 18.72%
Intel 8.56%
ASUS 8.02%
Lenovo 8.02%
Acer 6.42%
Samsung 3.21%
Toshiba 3.21%
American Megatrends 1.60%
Alienware 0.53%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.55%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.79%
MSI MS-7592 2.27%
Gigabyte H55M-D2H 2.27%
Dell OptiPlex 990 2.27%
Dell Latitude E6420 2.27%


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