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Should I remove Dell MD Storage Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,729
United States Rank #33,769
Reach 0.0029%

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.1.0.0 7.50%
5.0.0.0 10.00%
4.1.0.0 50.00%
3.0.0.18 2.50%
3.0.0.0 25.00%
1.2.0.27 2.50%
1.2.0.16 2.50%

Other programs by Dell

Dell MD Storage Software

What is Dell MD Storage Software?  (from Dell)

Intuitive, powerful, the advanced PowerVaultâ„¢ MD Storage Manager software simplifies the process of configuring, managing and troubleshooting MD3 arrays. Ease of use begins at installation. Administrators can use the installation wizards to guide them through the process of installing and configuring the array.
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Overview

Dell MD Storage Software is a program developed by Dell. The most used version is 4.1.0.0, 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. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The software installer includes 42 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 46% of users of Dell MD Storage Software come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dell\MD Storage Software
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Dell\MD Storage Software\Uninstall Dell MD Storage Software\Uninstall Dell MD Storage Software.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Dell MD Storage Software

  • awt.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U15 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • axbridge.dll (by JavaSoft / Sun Microsystems)
  • cmm.dll (by Eastman Kodak Company) - KODAK DIGITAL SCIENCE Java CMM
  • dcpr.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • deploy.dll - Java(TM) Deployment Library
  • deploytk.dll
  • dt_shmem.dll
  • dt_socket.dll
  • eula.dll - EULA
  • fontmanager.dll
  • hpi.dll
  • hprof.dll
  • instrument.dll
  • ioser12.dll
  • j2pcsc.dll
  • j2pkcs11.dll
  • jaas_nt.dll
  • java.dll
  • java.exe
  • java_crw_demo.dll
  • javacpl.exe - Java(TM) Control Panel
  • java-rmi.exe
  • javaw.exe
  • javaws.exe - Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
  • jawt.dll
  • jbroker.exe
  • JdbcOdbc.dll
  • jdwp.dll
  • jkernel.dll
  • jli.dll
  • jp2iexp.dll
  • jp2launcher.exe
  • jp2native.dll
  • jp2ssv.dll
  • jpeg.dll
  • jpicom.dll - Java(TM) Plug-in COM Library
  • jpiexp.dll (by JavaSoft / Sun Microsystems)
  • jpinscp.dll
  • jpioji.dll
  • jpishare.dll - Java(TM) Plug-in Share Library
  • jqs.exe - Java(TM) Quick Starter Service
  • jqsnotify.exe - Java(TM) Quick Starter binary

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • jp2ssv.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Java(tm) Plug-In 2 SSV Helper' with the class of {DBC80044-A445-435b-BC74-9C25C1C588A9}.
Service
  • jqs.exe runs as a service named 'Java Quick Starter' (JavaQuickStarterService) "Prefetches JRE files for faster startup of Java applets and applications".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

jqs.exe
Memory:1.95 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.2760655738%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.17377049%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.10229508%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:47
70 average
I/O reads/min:13.17 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:7.49 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Dell MD Storage Software?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Dell MD Storage Software you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 8.1 3%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.00%
Windows 8 27.50%
Windows XP 2.50%
Windows Vista 2.50%
Windows 8.1 2.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 40.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.00%
Windows Server 2012 R2 St... 7.50%
Windows 8 Enterprise 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.83%
  France 12.50%
  Israel 4.17%
  United Kingdom 4.17%
  India 4.17%
  Japan 4.17%
  Taiwan 2.08%
  Belgium 2.08%
  Brazil 2.08%
  Ireland 2.08%
  Spain 2.08%
  Malaysia 2.08%
  Dominican Republic 2.08%
  Greece 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 70.27%
Hewlett-Packard 8.11%
Lenovo 8.11%
Intel 5.41%
NEC 2.70%
Sony 2.70%
Acer 2.70%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6420 7.69%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 7.69%
Dell OptiPlex 755 7.69%
Dell Latitude E6320 5.13%
Dell Latitude E6330 5.13%
FUJITSU LIFEBOOK E752 2.56%

About Dell

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

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