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Should I remove HP Software Framework?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #129
United States Rank #93
Reach 4.7470%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.65 days
668.11 days >
Average installed length: 351.04 days


VersionDistribution 0.09% 23.24% 10.25% 5.57% 10.05% 0.50% 1.28% 0.24% 2.40% 0.01% 8.61% 0.23% 2.81% 0.52% 6.58% 2.87% 0.15% 4.08% 7.36% 0.56% 0.17% 1.16% 1.59% 0.31% 0.74% 0.12% 0.72% 3.45% 0.13% 0.61% 0.06% 0.76% 0.13% 2.10% 0.42% 0.04% 0.10%

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HP Software Framework

What is HP Software Framework?

The HP Software Framework provides a common set of software interfaces that centralize and simplify access to hardware, BIOS, and HP specific drivers that work with the Microsoft Windows Operating Systems.


HP Software Framework is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named CaslVer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 5.51 MB (5,777,920 bytes). 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 61% of users of HP Software Framework come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Framework\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{223E2363-6643-49CB-A062-59A9858EE8EE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.51 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Software Framework

Program executable:CaslVer.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Framework\CaslVer.exe
  • CaslVer.exe - CaslVer (hCaslVer)

How do I remove HP Software Framework?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.65%
Windows 8 18.15%
Windows XP 0.19%
Windows Vista 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 63.79%
Windows 8 10.54%
Windows 7 Professional 8.73%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.36%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.15%
Windows 8.1 2.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.30%
  United Kingdom 3.26%
  Canada 3.02%
  Italy 2.52%
  Germany 2.31%
  France 1.91%
  Brazil 1.57%
  Australia 1.45%
  Spain 1.34%
  Mexico 1.22%
  Netherlands 1.04%
  Belgium 0.94%
  Sweden 0.89%
  MA 0.80%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.53%
Acer 0.17%
Dell 0.10%
ASUS 0.08%
Lenovo 0.04%
Sahara 0.03%
American Megatrends 0.01%
Samsung 0.01%
Alienware 0.01%
Intel 0.01%
Toshiba 0.01%
MSI 0.01%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 14.68%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 13.71%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 9.76%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 8.17%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.56%
HP G62 Notebook PC 4.26%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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