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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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5.5.30275 33.33%
5.5.25198 33.33%
5.4.10622 22.22%
5.4.5315 11.11%

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Agent Dell KACE

What is Agent Dell KACE?  (from Dell)

The K1000 agent architecture is designed to keep deployment and maintenance costs to a minimum. A single, integrated agent supports all of the K1000 functionality, which speeds deployment. Agentless scanning is used to speed the initial deployment of the K1000 agent by identifying all available systems for agent instal...  Read more


Agent Dell KACE is a program developed by Dell. The most used version is 5.5.30275, 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 35 files and is usually about 13.95 MB (14,627,328 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 57% of users of Agent Dell KACE come from France, it is also popular in the United States and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Help link: www.kace.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dell\kace
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{19C7CF38-2785-452C-859F-FCAC2382A363}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 13.95 MB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by Agent Dell KACE

  • ampagent.exe - KACE Agent (AMP Service)
  • ampkickstart.exe - AMPKickstart
  • amptools.exe - AMPTools
  • kacecredentialprovider64.dll - KACE Credential Provider
  • kcopy.exe - KCopy
  • kdeploy.exe - KDeploy
  • kinventory.exe - KInventory
  • klaunch.exe - KLaunch
  • klaunchsvc.exe - KLaunchSvc
  • kswmetersvc.exe - KSWMeterSvc
  • kuseralert.exe - KUserAlert
  • kuseralertlang_de-de.dll
  • kuseralertlang_es-es.dll
  • kuseralertlang_es-la.dll
  • kuseralertlang_fr-fr.dll
  • kuseralertlang_it-it.dll
  • kuseralertlang_ja-jp.dll
  • kuseralertlang_pt-br.dll
  • kuseralertlang_zh-cn.dll
  • kuseralertlang_zh-tw.dll
  • plugindesktopalerts.dll - Desktop Alerts
  • pluginrunprocess.dll - Run Process
  • pluginweb.dll - Web
  • runkbot.exe - runkbot
  • inventory.exe (by Dell Inc) - Inventory (Inventory Application for x64 Platform)
  • mobileappinfo.dll - eSMART Agent (Mobile App Info DLL (Captures/Returns Mobile App Informations))
  • asmmemory.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • kswmetersvc.exe runs as a service named 'Dell KACE Software Meter' (Dell KACE Software Meter) "Manages the Dell KACE Software Meter application".
  • ampagent.exe runs as a service named 'Dell KACE Agent' (AMPAgent) "Manages connections between agent and server.".

How do I remove Agent Dell KACE?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win Server 2003 11%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.78%
Windows XP 11.11%
Windows Server 2003 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 44.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.22%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 11.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.11%
Windows 7 Enterprise 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.14% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 57.14%
  United States 35.71%
  Canada 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 77.78%
Lenovo 11.11%
Intel 11.11%
Common models
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 22.22%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 22.22%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 11.11%
LENOVO 4170RU5 11.11%
Dell XPS 8300 11.11%
Dell OptiPlex 790 11.11%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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