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ASUS Client Installation Program


ASUS Client Installation Program is a software program developed by ASUS. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named acu.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 1.36 MB (1,425,304 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows XP. While about 45% of users of ASUS Client Installation Program come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.asus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASUS WLAN Adapter
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{2
Estimated size: 1.36 MB
Language: Dutch

Program filesFiles installed by ASUS Client Installation Program

Program executable:acu.exe
Atheros Client Utility
Path:C:\Program Files\asus wlan adapter\acu.exe
Additional files:
  • athdiag.exe - Troubleshooting Utility Application (Troubleshooting Utility MFC Application)
  • athdiagloc.dll (by Atheros) - Atheros Testool Localized Library (AthDiagLoc DLL)
  • oemresloc.dll (by Atheros Communications) - oemresloc (Atheros OEM Resource Localized DLL)
  • aculoc.dll (by Atheros Communications) - ACULoc (Atheros Client Utility Localized)
  • oemres.dll - oemres (Atheros OEM Resource DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ACU.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ACU' which loads as "C:\Program Files\ASUS WLAN Adapter\ACU.exe" -nogui.

How do I remove ASUS Client Installation Program?

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

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 100.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.45%
  Germany 27.27%
  Belgium 9.09%
  United Kingdom 9.09%
  Hungary 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 66.67%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
ASUSTeK F3M 50.00%
ASUSTeK F3T 16.67%
ASUSTeK A7T 16.67%
ASUSTeK A3HF 16.67%

About ASUS

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


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