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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #626
United States Rank #681
Reach 1.2589%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.21 days
94.75 days >
Average installed length: 49.78 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.5.0.23 7.04%
1.5.0.21 7.70%
1.5.0.20 10.32%
1.5.0.18 0.43%
1.5.0.17 14.78%
1.5.0.16 7.37%
1.5.0.15 0.65%
1.5.0.11 0.05%
1.0.1.51 3.88%
1.0.1.49 0.84%
1.0.1.38 1.92%
1.0.1.31 0.01%
1.0.0.62 0.01%
1.0.0.35 22.43%
1.0.0.34 0.06%
1.0.0.33 4.97%
1.0.0.32 3.31%
1.0.0.31 7.90%
1.0.0.28 2.73%
1.0.0.27 0.35%
1.0.0.24 3.26%

Typically installed together

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Energy Manager

What is Energy Manager?  (from Lenovo)

Lenovo's Energy Management interface tool allows user-modification of system settings to make better use of available energy.

Overview

Energy Manager is a program developed by Lenovo. The most used version is 1.0.0.35, 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. The main program executable is utility.exe. The software installer includes 31 files and is usually about 81.43 MB (85,381,920 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 47% of users of Energy Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lenovo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Energy Manager\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{AC768037-7079-4658-AC24-2897650E0ABE}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 81.43 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Energy Manager

Program executable:utility.exe
Name:Lenovo Utility
Path:C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Energy Manager\utility.exe
MD5:ca8486284806bf318ba56ce9cfc36d94
Additional files:
  • LenovoVhid.dll - Lenovo Virtual Hid Minidriver
  • Energy Manager.dll - IdeaPad
  • PowerConsumptRank.exe - PowerConsumptRank
  • ShowDeskBand.dll - ShowDeskBand
  • Uninstall_deskband.exe - Uninstall_Deskband
  • TurnOnODD.exe - Lenovo Energy Management Software Suite
  • IdeaEye.dll
  • WpfApplication1Anima.dll - WpfApplication1Anima
  • Energy Manager.exe - Energy Manager (Lenovo Energy Manager)
  • ActDect.dll (by Realtek semiconductor) - ActionDetect

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Energy Manager.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Energy Manager.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • utility.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Lenovo Utility' and executes as C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Energy Manager\Utility.exe.
  • Energy Manager.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Energy Manager' and executes as C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Energy Manager\Energy Manager.exe.
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • Energy Manager.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'Application Restart #0' which loads as C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Energy Manager\Energy Manager.exe /RestartByRestartManageC:D1043BF8-B80A-41d4-B688-E9806DA6FC47.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • Energy Manager.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Energy Manager' which loads as C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Energy Manager\Energy Manager.exe.
  • utility.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Lenovo Utility' which loads as C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Energy Manager\Utility.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Energy Manager.exe
Memory:14.43 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0011046755%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00062575%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00047892%
0.015104% average
utility.exe
Memory:1.74 MB
Total CPU:0.0004747993%
Kernel CPU:0.00042653%
User CPU:0.00004826%

How do I remove Energy Manager?

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

HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#626

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 97.97%
Windows 7 1.99%
Windows 8.1 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 58.92%
Windows 10 Home 12.46%
Windows 8.1 Connected 9.15%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 8.03%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.33%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 1.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.06%
  United Kingdom 7.38%
  Italy 4.78%
  Germany 4.31%
  France 2.60%
  Canada 2.54%
  India 2.38%
  Netherlands 1.98%
  DK 1.82%
  Spain 1.69%
  Poland 1.62%
  Sweden 1.52%
  Norway 1.28%
  Australia 1.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 99.83%
Acer 0.05%
Dell 0.05%
Hewlett-Packard 0.04%
ASUS 0.03%
Common models
LENOVO 80E3 9.99%
LENOVO 20351 9.02%
LENOVO 20378 8.64%
LENOVO 20354 7.43%
LENOVO 20266 6.43%
LENOVO 80G0 5.98%

About Lenovo

Lenovo is a PC hardware and electronics company whose products include personal computers, tablet computers, mobile phones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices and IT management software.
Publisher URL: www.lenovo.com

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