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Should I remove Bitdefender Agent?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,875
United States Rank #6,548
Reach 0.0923%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.78 days
23.08 days >
Average installed length: 12.13 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
20.0.25.1378 3.77%
20.0.24.1290 0.85%
20.0.23.1252 26.77%
20.0.20.1143 10.08%
20.0.19.1099 28.54%
20.0.18.1037 0.62%
20.0.18.1035 23.08%
20.0.17.1000 6.00%
1.0.1 0.31%

Other programs by Bitdefender

Bitdefender Agent

Overview

Bitdefender Agent is a program developed by Bitdefender. The most used version is 20.0.19.1099, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 22.77 MB (23,873,531 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 37% of users of Bitdefender Agent come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Bitdefender Agent\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Bitdefender Agent\installer\installer.exe /uninstall
Estimated size: 22.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Bitdefender Agent

  • bdnc.dll - BitDefender Nimbus Client (Bitdefender Nimbus Client)
  • BDSubmit.dll - Bitdefender ConnectAgent (Bitdefender Submission Library)
  • BDSubWiz.exe - Bitdefender Submission Wizard
  • iservconfig.dll - IServConfig
  • ProductAgentDP.dll - ProductAgentDP
  • ProductAgentService.exe - Bitdefender Agent
  • ProductAgentUI.exe
  • WatchDog.exe - Bitdefender Agent WatchDog
  • bdch.dll - Bitdefender Security (BitDefender Crash Handler)
  • bdreinit.exe
  • log.dll - BitDefender Loger
  • txmlutil.dll - Bitdefender 2016 (Bitdefender XML Utility DLL)
  • push.dll - Nimbus Push (Nimbus Push Library)
  • ModulesCache.json

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • WatchDog.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Bitdefender Agent WatchDog_65D6944A0EF74FDAB96E31112AD39864.
Service
  • ProductAgentService.exe runs as a service named 'Product Agent Service' (ProductAgentService) "Product Agent Service description".

How do I remove Bitdefender Agent?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 77%
Win XP 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 77.00%
Windows 7 22.92%
Windows XP 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 37.15%
Windows 10 Pro 24.92%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.08%
Windows 7 Professional 5.92%
Windows 8.1 5.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.56%
  France 8.40%
  Germany 6.57%
  Canada 6.03%
  Italy 5.21%
  United Kingdom 4.67%
  Netherlands 2.71%
  Australia 2.64%
  Belgium 2.51%
  Romania 2.10%
  Brazil 1.35%
  Spain 1.22%
  Poland 1.08%
  Switzerland 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.07%
Dell 17.74%
ASUS 15.96%
Acer 14.03%
Toshiba 9.08%
Lenovo 8.80%
GIGABYTE 5.36%
MSI 1.38%
Samsung 1.38%
Alienware 0.83%
Intel 0.69%
Sony 0.69%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.78%
Dell XPS 8700 3.29%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.74%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.47%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.19%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 1.92%

About Bitdefender

Bitdefender is an antivirus software suite developed by Softwin that feature antivirus and antispyware, personal firewall, privacy control and backup for corporate and home users.
Publisher URL: www.bitdefender.com

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