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Should I remove Intel Software Market?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #39,637
United States Rank #27,117
Reach 0.0027%


VersionDistribution 7.89% 2.63% 21.05% 5.26% 18.42% 15.79% 10.53% 10.53% 7.89%

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Intel Software Market


Intel Software Market is a program developed by Intel. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is intelsmclient.exe. The software installer includes 31 files and is usually about 6.12 MB (6,416,020 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 68% of users of Intel Software Market come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IntelSM\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{228D3D03-CBED-4F08-AB72-7DB6FECF644B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.12 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Software Market

Program executable:intelsmclient.exe
Name:Intel Software Marketplace
Path:C:\Program Files\intelsm\intelsmclient\intelsmclient.exe
Additional files:
  • GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras.WPF4.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras
  • GalaSoft.MvvmLight.WPF4.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight
  • IntelSMInst.exe
  • IntelSMLogic.dll (by Microsoft) - IntelSMLogic
  • MahApps.Metro.dll (by MahApps) - MahApps.Metro
  • MahApps.Metro.Resources.dll - MahApps.Metro.Resources
  • Microsoft.Expression.Interactions.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft.Expression.Interactions
  • Microsoft.Windows.Shell.dll - Microsoft® .NET Framework
  • RatingControlSample.dll (by HP) - RatingControlSample
  • System.Windows.Controls.Input.Toolkit.Design.dll - WPF Toolkit (WPF Toolkit Input Design)
  • System.Windows.Controls.Input.Toolkit.dll - WPF Toolkit Input
  • System.Windows.Controls.Input.Toolkit.VisualStudio.Design.dll - WPF Toolkit Input Visual Studio Design
  • System.Windows.Interactivity.dll - System.Windows.Interactivity
  • WPFToolkit.Design.dll - WPF Toolkit Design
  • AutoMapper.dll - AutoMapper
  • IntelSM.Inventory.dll - IntelSM.Inventory
  • IntelSMAdminService.Client.dll - IntelSMAdminService.Client
  • IntelSMAdminService.Contract.dll - IntelSMAdminService.Contract
  • IntelSMAgent.Client.dll - IntelSMAgent.Client
  • IntelSMAgent.Contract.dll - IntelSMAgentContract
  • IntelSMAgent.exe - IntelSMAgent
  • IntelSMLauncher.exe - Intel SM Launcher
  • IntelSMLogger.dll - IntelSMLogger
  • IntelSMSystemTray.exe - IntelSMSystemTray
  • IntelSMSystemTrayLib.dll - IntelSMSystemTrayLib
  • NLog.dll (by NLog) - NLog v2.0.1 (PrivateBuild) (NLog for .NET Framework 4)
  • ProcessesLauncherFramework.dll - ProcessLauncher (ProcessesLauncherFramework)
  • WPFToolkit.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • IntelSMAgent.exe runs as a service named 'IntelSMAgent' (IntelSMAgent).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • IntelSMSystemTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'IntelSMSystray' which loads as C:\Program Files\IntelSM\IntelSMSystray\IntelSMSystemTray.exe.

How do I remove Intel Software Market?

Quickly and completely remove Intel Software Market 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 Software Market 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 Software Market, 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 Software Market.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.79%
Windows 8 34.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 65.79%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 26.32%
Windows 8 Enterprise 7.89%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.92%
  Israel 18.87%
  Germany 7.55%
  United Kingdom 1.89%
  India 1.89%
  Spain 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 47.37%
Toshiba 2.63%
Common models
HP EliteBook 840 G1 7.89%
HP EliteBook Revolve 810 ... 7.89%
LENOVO 4236L51 5.26%
HP EliteBook 8470p 5.26%
HP EliteBook 840 G2 5.26%
LENOVO 4236MD0 2.63%

About Intel

Intel Corporation is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors found in most personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.intel.com


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