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Should I remove Horizon Medical Imaging Update Service?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
United States Rank #40,832
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Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.5 40.00%
1.0.0.3 60.00%

Horizon Medical Imaging Update Service

Overview

Horizon Medical Imaging Update Service is a software program developed by McKesson. The most common release is 1.0.0.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named AliUpdate.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 603.12 KB (617,592 bytes). The installed file AliUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 96% of users of Horizon Medical Imaging Update Service come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\McKesson\MIG\Service\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0A1585D4-43CC-44AA-AB66-F6AA874F08AD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 603.12 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Horizon Medical Imaging Update Service

Program executable:AliUpdate.exe
Name:AliUpdate
AliUpdate NT service for HRS-D automatic update
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\McKesson\MIG\Service\AliUpdate.exe
MD5:d0d1879cf7c095543b854d81f18cd192
  • AliUpdate.exe - AliUpdate (AliUpdate NT service for HRS-D automatic update)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • AliUpdate.exe runs as a service named 'Horizon Medical Imaging Update Service' (AliUpdate).

How do I remove Horizon Medical Imaging Update Service?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 10%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows 8 30.00%
Windows Vista 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.22%
Windows 8.1 22.22%
Windows Vista Ultimate 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

96.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 96.15%
  Canada 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.50%
Hewlett-Packard 37.50%
ASUS 12.50%
Samsung 12.50%
Common models
Samsung 3570R/370R/470R/4... 12.50%
HP-Pavilion AZ222AV-ABA H... 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1020 12.50%
HP ProDesk 400 G1 SFF 12.50%
Dell Vostro 1520 12.50%
Dell OptiPlex 9020 AIO 12.50%

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