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Should I remove Intel Anti-Theft Service?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
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1.0.1163.2 8.33%
1.0 91.67%

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Intel Anti-Theft Service

What is Intel Anti-Theft Service?  (from McAfee)

Intel Anti-Theft Technology helps deter data and asset theft, keeping personal information personal. Activate the Intel AT-enabled service available in various markets today. If your Ultrabook™ or laptop is lost or stolen, disable it through your service. If your later locate your Ultrabook or laptop, contact your serv...  Read more


Intel Anti-Theft Service is a program developed by McAfee. The most used version is 1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 32 files. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 8. While about 46% of users of Intel Anti-Theft Service come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Hungary.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and-technology/anti-theft/anti-theft-service-providers.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mcafeeantitheft\1.0.1163.2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\McAfeeAntiTheft\1.0.1163.2\uninstall.exe" /S

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Anti-Theft Service

  • mcbrwsr2.dll - McAfee SecurityCenter (McAfee Web Browser Control)
  • McUICfg.dll - McAfee Integrated Security Platform
  • LogCntrl.dll - ETW Log Controller (Log Controller Module)
  • McATClient.dll - McAfee Anti-Theft (AT Client Module)
  • McATCrypto.dll - EEFFEncryptDecrypt
  • McATEEProvider.dll - EEFF Provider plugin
  • McATInstrumentation.dll - Instrumentation
  • McATJSRes.dll - ATJSRes
  • McATLauncher.exe - AT Screen Launcher
  • McATLocation.dll - Location Tracking
  • McATMetroAlert.exe - McATMetroAlert
  • McATPostInst.dll - PostInstall
  • McATPreInst.dll - PreInstall
  • McATProductConfig.dll - ProductConfig
  • McATRes.dll - ATRes
  • McATSchedulerSvc.dll - McATSchedulerSvc
  • McATSingletonApp.exe - McATSingletonApp
  • McATStartUp.dll - StartUp
  • McATSync.dll - SyncCheck
  • McATSysTrayPlugin.dll - AT Systray Plugin
  • McATUIhost.exe - McUIhost
  • McATUISchim.dll - UISchim
  • McATUninstall.dll - McATUninstall
  • McATUpdateCheck.dll - UpdateCheck
  • McATWebInterface.dll - ATWebInterface
  • McATWebProxy.dll - Web Proxy
  • McATXmlRes.dll - McAfee Anti-Theft common xml resource
  • McRtMui.dll - RTMUI
  • McInst.exe - McAfee Installer
  • atesclient.dll (by Intel(R)) - Intel(R) Anti-Theft Essential Services Client Library
  • atescheck.dll (by Intel(R)) - Intel(R) Anti-Theft Essential Services Check Library
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • McInst.exe runs as a service named '0025311363509840mcinstcleanup'.

How do I remove Intel Anti-Theft Service?

Quickly and completely remove Intel Anti-Theft 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 Intel Anti-Theft 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 Intel Anti-Theft 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 Intel Anti-Theft Service.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.15% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 46.15%
  United States 38.46%
  Hungary 7.69%
  Slovenia 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 83.33%
Medion 8.33%
ASUS 8.33%
Common models
Sony SVS1313P9EB 16.67%
Sony SVT1511M1ES 8.33%
Sony SVT1313S1ES 8.33%
Sony SVT1121G4E 8.33%
Sony SVS1513V9EB 8.33%
Sony SVS1312P9EB 8.33%

About McAfee

McAfee, a subsidiary of Intel Corporation, is a dedicated security technology company that delivers proactive solutions and services to help secure systems, networks, and mobile devices.
Publisher URL: www.mcafee.com


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