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Should I remove CPUID HWMonitor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,199
United States Rank #10,925
Reach 0.0352%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 460.87 days
1121.82 days >
Average installed length: 589.43 days

CPUID HWMonitor 1.20

What is CPUID HWMonitor?  (from CPUID)

HWMonitor is a hardware monitoring program that reads PC systems main health sensors : voltages, temperatures, fans speed.
The program handles the most common sensor chips, like ITE® IT87 series, most Winbond® ICs, and others. In addition, it can read modern CPUs on-die core thermal sensors, as well has hard drives ...  Read more

Overview

CPUID HWMonitor 1.20 is a software program developed by CPUID. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named hwmonitor.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 2.01 MB (2,104,727 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 40% of users of CPUID HWMonitor come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cpuid.com/softwares/hwmonitor.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CPUID\HWMonitor\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CPUID\HWMonitor\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CPUID HWMonitor 1.20

Program executable:hwmonitor.exe
Name:CPUID Hardware Monitor
HWMonitor
Path:C:\Program Files\cpuid\hwmonitor\hwmonitor.exe
MD5:b3fbe23097800c611cbad4724a1798bc
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • HWMonitor_x64.exe - CPUID Hardware Monitor (HWMonitor)
  • HwMonTray.exe (by Orbmu2k) - HwMonTray
  • unins001.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • HWMonitor.exe is scheduled as a task named 'HWMonitor'.

How do I remove CPUID HWMonitor?

Quickly and completely remove CPUID HWMonitor 1.20 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall CPUID HWMonitor 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 CPUID HWMonitor 1.20, 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 CPUID HWMonitor.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#11,199

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.67%
Windows 8 8.27%
Windows XP 5.24%
Windows Vista 2.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.52%
Windows 7 Professional 15.79%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.83%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.59%
  Brazil 5.85%
  Germany 4.99%
  France 4.82%
  United Kingdom 4.82%
  Sweden 3.44%
  Australia 2.75%
  Canada 2.75%
  Japan 2.41%
  Egypt 2.24%
  Finland 1.89%
  Belgium 1.72%
  Italy 1.72%
  Netherlands 1.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.83%
Acer 20.87%
GIGABYTE 16.93%
ASUS 16.14%
Dell 7.48%
Toshiba 3.15%
Lenovo 2.76%
Samsung 2.76%
American Megatrends 1.97%
MSI 1.97%
Intel 1.18%
Medion 1.18%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.48%
MSI MS-7751 4.76%
MSI MS-7673 3.40%
MSI MS-7640 2.72%
Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 2.04%
Acer Aspire 5741G 2.04%


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