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Should I remove ITECIR?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,615
United States Rank #3,623
Reach 0.1323%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.82 days
319.30 days >
Average installed length: 167.77 days


1.9 34.22%
1.6 7.89%
1.00.0000 57.89%

Typically installed together


What is ITECIR?

This package provides ITE IT8512 CIR Receiver (Consumer IR receiver) Driver and is supported on Studio 1535/1555/1737 and XPS 1340/1640.


ITECIR is a software program developed by ITE. The most common release is 1.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named RescanDevice.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 652.18 KB (667,828 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 57% of users of ITECIR come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ITE.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Windows\ITECIR
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F6BB6248-C507-46FE-8A35-1B16F35E0441}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0005 -removeonly
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 652.18 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by ITECIR

Program executable:RescanDevice.exe
Name:Rescan Device
Path:C:\Program Files\ITE\ITECIR\RescanDevice.exe
Additional files:
  • RescanDevice.exe - Rescan Device
  • CIRCoInst.dll (by Microsoft) - USB Consumer IR Driver coinstaller for eHome

How do I remove ITECIR?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.79%
Windows Vista 42.64%
Windows 8 2.21%
Windows XP 0.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 40.55%
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.31%
Windows 7 Professional 4.28%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.03%
Windows Vista Home Basic 0.81%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.06%
  United Kingdom 6.64%
  Germany 5.45%
  France 4.99%
  Canada 3.29%
  Belgium 2.55%
  Netherlands 1.93%
  Italy 1.82%
  Australia 1.64%
  Spain 1.02%
  Taiwan 0.91%
  Poland 0.91%
  India 0.62%
  Portugal 0.62%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.92%
Acer 37.18%
ASUS 14.97%
Hewlett-Packard 5.13%
Alienware 2.03%
Lenovo 1.95%
Sahara 0.81%
Common models
Dell Studio 1737 20.64%
Acer Aspire 8930 7.97%
Acer Aspire Z5610 6.22%
Dell Studio XPS 1640 5.46%
Dell Studio 1537 4.78%
ASUSTeK G60VX 4.63%


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