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Should I remove Hardware Diagnostic Tools?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #942
United States Rank #356
Reach 0.8648%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.76 days
258.41 days >
Average installed length: 135.77 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.0.5434.08 9.39%
6.0.5418.39 12.16%
6.0.5418.36 0.05%
6.0.5247.34 23.29%
6.0.5205.31 11.93%
5.1.5144.16 5.40%
5.1.5048.14 1.90%
5.1.4976.17 8.50%
5.1.4861.15 4.52%
5.1.4748.24 4.27%
5.1.4708.19 4.19%
5.00.4589.14 2.92%
5.00.4558.05 3.69%
5.00.4424.15 3.48%
5.00.4381.12.03 0.01%
5.00.4381.12 0.01%
5.00.4323.13 2.00%
5.00.4262.12 2.28%

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Hardware Diagnostic Tools

What is Hardware Diagnostic Tools?  (from PC-Doctor)

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Overview

Hardware Diagnostic Tools is a program developed by PC-Doctor. The most used version is 6.0.5247.34, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is applauncher.exe. The software installer includes 106 files and is usually about 76.52 MB (80,241,158 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 87% of users of Hardware Diagnostic Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pc-doctor.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor for Windows\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor 5 for Windows\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 76.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Hardware Diagnostic Tools

Program executable:applauncher.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\PC-Doctor for Windows\applauncher.exe
MD5:e9d8f5fd95972d8c518b84e343ae4d96
Additional files:
  • CalibrationTool.exe - Hardware Diagnostic Tools (Calibration Tool)
  • externalinterfaces.dll - externalinterfaces
  • Atigfxrus.dll (by ATI Technologies) - ATI Technologies Inc. Atigfxru (Atigfxru)
  • DTVCapDevice.dll (by Pixela)
  • atitmmxx.dll - TMM Com Clone Control Module (TMM Clone Control Module)
  • atigfx.dll (by Advanced Micro Devices) - ATI Graphics Accelerators (ATI Radeon Diagnostics)
  • DisableMouse.exe - DisableMouse Application (DisableMouse MFC Application)
  • DTVDiag.dll
  • Atigfxchs.dll (by ATI Technologies) - Atigfxenu (ATI GFX Diagnostic DLL)
  • Atigfxcht.dll
  • Atigfxcsy.dll
  • Atigfxdan.dll
  • Atigfxde.dll
  • Atigfxenu.dll
  • Atigfxes.dll
  • Atigfxfin.dll
  • Atigfxfr.dll
  • Atigfxit.dll
  • Atigfxjpn.dll
  • Atigfxko.dll
  • Atigfxnl.dll
  • Atigfxnor.dll
  • Atigfxpt.dll
  • Atigfxsve.dll
  • Disable.exe - Disable
  • Asapi.dll
  • asapicsharp.dll
  • Ata.dll
  • AtaInfo.dll
  • Audio.dll
  • Battery.dll
  • colladadom.dll
  • Common.dll
  • CSharpCommon.dll
  • Csmi.dll
  • Dapi5.dll
  • DataStore.dll
  • DataStoreCSharp.dll
  • DiskScanner.dll
  • DiskScannerCSharp.dll
  • Drive.dll
  • Engine.dll
  • Enumerator.dll
  • Http.dll
  • Inventory.dll
  • IPC2.dll
  • libAsapiCSharp.dll

How do I remove Hardware Diagnostic Tools?

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

PC BRAND OF CHOICE
100%
Hewlett-Packard
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#942

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.13%
Windows Vista 40.39%
Windows 8 2.99%
Windows XP 0.48%
Windows Server 2003 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.24%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 36.99%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.73%
Windows 10 Home 2.08%
Windows 7 Professional 2.04%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.58%
  Canada 4.48%
  United Kingdom 3.39%
  Australia 1.13%
  France 0.66%
  Sweden 0.37%
  New Zealand 0.36%
  Germany 0.22%
  Belgium 0.22%
  Spain 0.19%
  Italy 0.19%
  India 0.17%
  Netherlands 0.17%
  DK 0.16%

About PC-Doctor

PC-Doctor develops and produces diagnostic programs for use by PC manufacturers, PC repair companies, component vendors, support organizations, and consumers.
Publisher URL: www.pc-doctor.com

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