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3% remove it97% keep it
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United States Rank #3,324
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Agere Systems HDA Modem

What is Agere Systems HDA Modem?

This is the required driver used to connect the Agere Systems HDA Modem to the user's PC.

Overview

Agere Systems HDA Modem is a software program developed by LSI. 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 agrsmdel.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows XP. While about 62% of users of Agere Systems HDA Modem come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lsi.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LSI SoftModem
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\agrsmdel

Program filesFiles installed by Agere Systems HDA Modem

Program executable:agrsmdel.exe
Path:C:\windows\agrsmdel.exe
MD5:394e9cface7bb57a176fc90b03065f80
Additional files:
  • agr64svc.exe - LSI Soft Modem Call Progress Service
  • agrsmsvc.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • agrsmsvc.exe runs as a service named 'Agere Modem Call Progress Audio' (AgereModemAudio).
  • agr64svc.exe runs as a service named 'Agere Modem Call Progress Audio' (AgereModemAudio).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

agr64svc.exe
Memory:1.09 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00000168%
0.016088% average
CPU cycles/sec:209
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes
435.61 KB average
agrsmsvc.exe
Memory:717 KB
Total CPU:0.0009917467%
Kernel CPU:0.00051476%
User CPU:0.00047699%
CPU cycles/sec:334

How do I remove Agere Systems HDA Modem?

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

HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#4,738

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 74.27%
Windows XP 15.03%
Windows 7 10.32%
Windows 8 0.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 51.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.92%
Windows Vista Home Basic 10.97%
Windows Vista Business 10.20%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.74%
  United Kingdom 2.65%
  Australia 2.56%
  Canada 2.18%
  Netherlands 2.18%
  Italy 1.99%
  France 1.89%
  Germany 1.80%
  Sweden 1.23%
  Spain 1.14%
  Indonesia 1.14%
  Mexico 1.14%
  Brazil 0.95%
  Finland 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 93.84%
Acer 4.62%
ASUS 1.03%
Dell 0.39%
Toshiba 0.13%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 21.31%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 13.39%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 12.43%
HP Pavilion dv4 Notebook ... 6.42%
HP Compaq 6720s 3.28%
Acer Aspire 4736Z 2.46%

About (from LSI Corporation)

LSI designs semiconductors and software that accelerate storage and networking in datacenters, mobile networks and client computing.
Publisher URL: www.lsi.com

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