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Should I remove Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center x64?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
United States Rank #49,031
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Versions

VersionDistribution
12.10.20.660 66.67%
12.9.18.1227 16.67%
12.9.6.1218 16.67%

Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center x64

Overview

Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center x64 is a software program developed by Ceton. The most common release is 12.10.20.660, 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 setup package generally installs about 19 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: cetoncorp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ceton\cdata
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{47C80D4C-3C13-4B05-9219-81A71A7DE021}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center x64

  • cdatasvc.exe - Ceton Companion Services Service
  • cdataconfig.exe - Ceton Companion Services Config
  • ceton.cdata.client.dll - Ceton.CData.Client
  • ceton.cdata.dll - Ceton CData (Ceton Companion Services CData Service Provider)
  • cdataconfig.resources.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • cdatasvc.exe runs as a service named 'Ceton Companion Services CData Service' (CDataSvc) "Provides support for Ceton Companion Services. If this service is stopped, Ceton Companion Services may not operate properly. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.".

How do I remove Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center x64?

Quickly and completely remove Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center (x64) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center x64 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 Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center (x64), 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 Ceton Companion Services for Windows Media Center x64.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 17%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.33%
Windows 8 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 8 Pro 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
GIGABYTE 50.00%
Dell 50.00%
Common models
Shuttle SZ77 33.33%
Gigabyte Z68XP-UD3 33.33%
Dell Inspiron 1764 33.33%

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