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Should I remove Dell SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
7.0.0.16 50.00%
7.0.0.12 50.00%

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Dell SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist

Overview

Dell SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist is a software program developed by Dell. The most common release is 7.0.0.16, 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 primary executable is named vasac.exe. The setup package is about 2.62 MB (2,746,216 bytes) when donwloaded. 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 80% of users of Dell SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist come from the United States, it is also popular in Switzerland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sonicwall.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\sonicwall\virtualassist
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\SonicWALL\VirtualAssist\Uninstall.bat
Estimated size: 2.62 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dell SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist

Program executable:vasac.exe
Name:Secure Virtual Assist Stand Alone Client
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\sonicwall\virtualassist\vasac.exe
MD5:e6175eb46b1c1741dad88694af29f83d

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • VASAC.exe runs as a service named 'Virtual Assist' (sw_va_service) "Provides secure remote desktop sharing".

How do I remove Dell SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist?

Quickly and completely remove Dell SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist 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 SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist 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 SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist, 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 SonicWALL Secure Virtual Assist.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 50.00%
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  Switzerland 20.00%

About Dell

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

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