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Should I remove Intel TV Wizard?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #557
United States Rank #1,106
Reach 1.4862%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.15 days
564.96 days >
Average installed length: 296.84 days

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Intel TV Wizard

What is Intel TV Wizard?

Enables seamless setup and configuration to TVs and resolves overscan issues with a simple step-by-step guide to automatically or manually configure your PC to any TV.

Overview

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. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is TvWizard2ft.exe. The software installer includes 35 files and is usually about 11.48 MB (12,036,242 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Intel
Uninstaller: C:\Windows\system32\TVWizudlg.exe -uninstall
Estimated size: 11.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel TV Wizard

Program executable:TvWizard2ft.exe
Name:TVWizard2ft
Path:C:\Program Files\Intel\TVWiz2ft\TvWizard2ft.exe
MD5:fed7c0d53e91e9d379cc781b8002faf4
Additional files:
  • UNS.exe - Intel(R) Management and Security Application User Notification Service (User Notification Service)
  • LMS.exe - Intel(R) Active Management Technology Local Manageability Service (Local Manageability Service)
  • Jhi_service.exe - Intel(R) Dynamic Application Loader Host Interface
  • Setup.exe - Intel(R) Graphics Media Accelerator Driver (Intel(R) Graphics Media Accelerator Driver installer)
  • IAAnotif.exe - RAID Event Monitor (Event Monitor User Notification Tool)
  • IAStorIconLaunch.exe - Delayed launcher
  • IAStorDataMgrSvc.exe - IAStorDataSvc
  • IAANTmon.exe - RAID Monitor
  • IAStorIcon.exe - IAStorIcon
  • atchk.exe - atchk (Displays state of Intel® Active Management Technology.)
  • BPRGInst.exe
  • IAStorHelp.exe
  • IAStorUI.exe
  • imsmudlg.exe
  • IntelControlCenter.exe
  • ITMService.exe
  • iusb3mon.exe
  • migrStatus.exe
  • SetupICC.exe
  • Shell.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • Shell.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{28300EC0-6B5E-4C0C-8F6D-FE8441C7AA46}' (runs on registration).
  • IntelControlCenter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D6BD0C37-347E-45CA-B302-527CC2608341}' (runs on registration).
  • IAStorUI.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BA2AAF76-D082-454D-89CE-355C3BEE1F3F}' (runs on registration).
5 Services
  • IAANTmon.exe runs as a service named 'IAANTMON' (IAANTMON).
  • IAStorDataMgrSvc.exe runs as a service named 'IAStorDataMgrSvc' (IAStorDataMgrSvc) "Provides storage event notification and manages communication between the storage driver and user space applications.".
  • Jhi_service.exe runs as a service named 'Intel(R) Dynamic Application Loader Host Interface Service' (jhi_service) "Intel(R) Dynamic Application Loader Host Interface Service - Allows applications to access the local Intel (R) DAL".
  • LMS.exe runs as a service named 'Intel(R) Management and Security Application Local Management Service' (LMS) "Allows applications to access the local Intel(R) Management and Security Application using its locally-available selected network interfaces.".
  • UNS.exe runs as a service named 'Intel(R) Management and Security Application User Notification Service' (UNS) "Intel(R) Management and Security Application User Notification Service - Updates the Windows Event Log with notifications of pre defined events received from the local Intel(R) Management and Security Application Device.".
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • IAStorUI.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'IAStorUI.exe' and executes as C:\Program Files\intel\intel(r) rapid storage technology\iastorui.exe.
  • IAStorIcon.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'IAStorIcon.exe' and executes as C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology\IAStorIcon.exe.
4 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • iusb3mon.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'USB3MON' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver\Application\iusb3mon.exe".
  • IAStorIcon.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'IAStorIcon' which loads as C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology\IAStorIcon.exe.
  • IAStorIconLaunch.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'IAStorIcon' which loads as C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology\IAStorIconLaunch.exe "C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology\IAStorIcon.exe" 60.
  • IAAnotif.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'IAAnotif' which loads as C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\iaanotif.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

UNS.exe
Memory:4.21 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0024776781%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00171720%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00076048%
0.015104% average
LMS.exe
Memory:2.81 MB
Total CPU:0.0061373283%
Kernel CPU:0.00353747%
User CPU:0.00259986%
CPU cycles/sec:445,956
Switches/sec:3
I/O reads/min:7 Bytes
Jhi_service.exe
Memory:1.77 MB
Total CPU:0.0001214725%
Kernel CPU:0.00004721%
User CPU:0.00007426%
CPU cycles/sec:463
I/O reads/min:2 Bytes

How do I remove Intel TV Wizard?

Quickly and completely remove Intel(R) TV Wizard 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 TV Wizard 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(R) TV Wizard, 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 TV Wizard.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win XP 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.97%
Windows Vista 8.18%
Windows 8 1.76%
Windows XP 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.98%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.95%
Windows 7 Professional 21.87%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.13%
Windows 7 Starter 3.33%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.49%
  Brazil 9.41%
  United Kingdom 4.92%
  India 4.13%
  Germany 4.03%
  MA 2.93%
  Israel 2.74%
  Italy 2.25%
  Iran 2.00%
  Canada 1.83%
  Australia 1.56%
  France 1.48%
  Spain 1.38%
  Mexico 1.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.06%
Acer 20.91%
Hewlett-Packard 19.62%
GIGABYTE 5.37%
Lenovo 4.97%
ASUS 3.92%
Toshiba 3.88%
Intel 2.80%
Medion 2.59%
MSI 0.80%
Samsung 0.56%
Gateway 0.52%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1525 7.97%
Dell Latitude D630 3.91%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.79%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 3.39%
LENOVO 2958 3.02%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 2.67%

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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