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Should I remove Dell Premium Remote Control?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
United States Rank #35,650
Reach 0.0015%


1.0.048 95.24%
1.0.046 4.76%

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Dell Premium Remote Control


Dell Premium Remote Control is a program developed by Dell. The most used version is 1.0.048, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 5 files and is usually about 902.92 KB (924,590 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of Dell Premium Remote Control come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Dell\Utilities\Dell Premium Remote Control
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{1
Estimated size: 902.92 KB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by Dell Premium Remote Control

  • WMPControllerService.exe (by Dell, Inc) - Dell Premium Remote Control Service
  • WMPRemoteTray.exe (by Gyration) - Dell Premium Remote Control (Dell Premium Remote Control Tray Icon)
  • WMPControllerServer.exe (by Gyration, Inc) - Dell Premium Remote Server

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • WMPControllerService.exe runs as a service named 'WMPControllerService' (WMPControllerService) "Version 1.48 Provides the interface for the Dell Premium Remote Control Device".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • WMPRemoteTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DellRemote' which loads as "C:\Dell\Utilities\Dell Premium Remote Control\WMPRemoteTray.exe".

How do I remove Dell Premium Remote Control?

Quickly and completely remove Dell Premium Remote Control 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 Premium Remote Control 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 Premium Remote Control, 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 Premium Remote Control.

Win Vista (SP2) 71%
Win XP 5%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 71.43%
Windows 7 14.29%
Windows 8 9.52%
Windows XP 4.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 47.62%
Windows Vista Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.76%
Windows Vista Business 4.76%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 4.76%
Windows 7 Professional 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  France 6.67%
  Canada 6.67%
  KY 3.33%
  Indonesia 3.33%
  Germany 3.33%
  Ireland 3.33%
  Saudi Arabia 3.33%
  United Kingdom 3.33%

About Dell

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


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