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Should I remove Display Pilot?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,451
United States Rank #32,693
Reach 0.0076%
Installation trends (last 30 days)


2.22.013 14.29%
2.20.032 6.59%
2.20.028 3.30%
2.17.006 4.40%
2.15.008 17.58%
2.14.015 1.10%
2.14.013 1.10%
2.13.008 2.20%
2.12.022 2.20%
2.11.002 36.26%
2.10.021 9.89%
2.02.029 1.10%

Display Pilot


Display Pilot is a program developed by Portrait Displays. The most used version is 2.11.002, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is dthtml.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 5.4 MB (5,666,859 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 20% of users of Display Pilot come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.portrait.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\BenQ\Display Pilot
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6DD25D67-4339-47A1-950E-EEFC321CBB24}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 5.4 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Display Pilot

Program executable:dthtml.exe
Name:Display Pilot
Path:C:\Program Files\benq\display pilot\dthtml.exe
Additional files:
  • mfc80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • msvcp80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr80.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • dthtml.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CBFDAF70-AC90-4EB0-B1AC-B85D7B8BCCE1}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Display Pilot?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.84%
Windows 8 32.97%
Windows Vista 2.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.08%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.08%
Windows 7 Professional 15.38%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.09%
Windows 8.1 12.09%
Windows 10 Pro 3.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.20%
  Germany 16.16%
  United Kingdom 11.11%
  Sweden 6.06%
  France 5.05%
  Canada 4.04%
  Czech Republic 4.04%
  Norway 4.04%
  Australia 3.03%
  DK 3.03%
  Romania 3.03%
  Netherlands 3.03%
  Estonia 2.02%
  Taiwan 2.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.64%
ASUS 17.95%
Hewlett-Packard 15.38%
Alienware 10.26%
Dell 7.69%
Lenovo 5.13%
American Megatrends 2.56%
MSI 2.56%
Common models
ASUS All Series 22.58%
MSI MS-7885 4.84%
MSI MS-7821 3.23%
MSI MS-7816 3.23%
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 3.23%
Shuttle Inc. SH87R 1.61%

About (from Portrait Displays, Inc.)

Portrait Displays' software provides an extensible platform supporting embedded control of all display technologies and monitors.
Publisher URL: www.portrait.com


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