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Should I remove HP System Diagnostics?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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United States Rank #35,760
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VersionDistribution 87.50% 12.50%

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HP System Diagnostics


HP System Diagnostics is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most used version is, 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 software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 714.5 KB (731,648 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 63% of users of HP System Diagnostics come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hewlett-packard\hp system diagnostics
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4FCBD822-5DAB-4403-9064-569D7AA7DAD6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 714.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP System Diagnostics

  • deviceinfo.dll - Diagnostic Application (Device Info Extractor)
  • hpappegn.dll - HP Application Search Engine
  • hpsysdig.exe - HP Diagnostic Utility
  • systeminfo.dll - HP Diagnostic Utility (System Information Library)
  • hpsdres.dll - HP Diagnistics
  • hpsdui.dll - HP Diagnostic
  • logging.dll - Logging Dynamic Link Library (Logging DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • hpsysdig.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E751590E-D3E9-4382-9E6C-9790664241AA}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove HP System Diagnostics?

Quickly and completely remove HP System Diagnostics 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 System Diagnostics 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 System Diagnostics, 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 System Diagnostics.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 7 4%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.17%
Windows XP 25.00%
Windows Vista 12.50%
Windows 8 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Germany 12.50%
  South Africa 6.25%
  Spain 6.25%
  Brazil 3.13%
  France 3.13%
  Canada 3.13%
  Czech Republic 3.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.89%
Dell 11.11%
Medion 11.11%
Intel 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
Sony 5.56%
Lenovo 5.56%
American Megatrends 5.56%
Common models
Sony VGN-FW245J 5.56%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 5.56%
MEDION MS-7748 5.56%
LENOVO 8795D1G 5.56%
HP-Pavilion VN324AA-ABE 6... 5.56%
HP Pavilion 05 D7217P-ABA... 5.56%

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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