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AcSELerator Database


AcSELerator Database is a software program developed by Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 primary executable is named pg_ctl.exe. The setup package generally installs about 55 files and is usually about 25.87 MB (27,124,104 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 50% of users of AcSELerator Database come from the United States, it is also popular in Saudi Arabia and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.selinc.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sel\acselerator\masterdatabase\databaseserver\bin
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SEL\AcSELerator\MasterDatabase\DatabaseServer\Installation\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 25.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AcSELerator Database

Program executable:pg_ctl.exe
pg_ctl - starts/stops/restarts the PostgreSQL server
Path:C:\Program Files\sel\acselerator\masterdatabase\databaseserver\bin\pg_ctl.exe
Additional files:
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • pgAdmin3.exe - pgAdmin III (pgAdmin III - PostgreSQL Tools)
  • clusterdb.exe (by PostgreSQL Global Development Group) - PostgreSQL (PostgreSQL Utility)
  • createdb.exe (by PostgreSQL Global Development Group)
  • createlang.exe
  • createuser.exe
  • dropdb.exe
  • droplang.exe
  • dropuser.exe
  • ecpg.exe - ecpg - embedded SQL precompiler for C
  • initdb.exe - initdb - initialize a new database cluster
  • libpq.dll - PostgreSQL Access Library
  • pg_config.exe - pg_config - report configuration information
  • pg_controldata.exe - pg_controldata - reads the data from pg_control
  • pg_dump.exe - pg_dump/pg_restore/pg_dumpall - backup and restore PostgreSQL databases
  • pg_dumpall.exe
  • pg_resetxlog.exe - pg_resetxlog - reset PostgreSQL WAL log
  • pg_restore.exe
  • postgres.exe - PostgreSQL Server
  • psql.exe - psql - the PostgreSQL interactive terminal
  • libxml2.dll
  • libxslt.dll
  • oid2name.exe
  • pg_standby.exe
  • pgbench.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • pg_ctl.exe runs as a service named 'AcSELerator Database' (SELMasterDatabase) "AcSELerator Database".

How do I remove AcSELerator Database?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.86%
Windows 8 20.00%
Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista 2.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 37.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 8.57%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.71%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Saudi Arabia 9.09%
  Brazil 6.82%
  Canada 6.82%
  Mexico 6.82%
  Taiwan 2.27%
  Malaysia 2.27%
  Chile 2.27%
  AZ 2.27%
  Colombia 2.27%
  Panama 2.27%
  Australia 2.27%
  Czech Republic 2.27%
  India 2.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.03%
Hewlett-Packard 29.03%
ASUS 9.68%
Sony 9.68%
Lenovo 9.68%
Toshiba 6.45%
Samsung 3.23%
Acer 3.23%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6430 6.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite M645 3.03%
LENOVO 1141A24 3.03%
HP ProBook 650 G1 3.03%
FUJITSU S7211 3.03%


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