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4% remove it96% keep it
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Lenovo DSServer


Lenovo DSServer is a software program developed by ArcSoft. 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 primary executable is named DSServer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files. 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 77% of users of Lenovo DSServer come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ArcSoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Lenovo DSServer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{677783E4-275B-4C36-96B6-790DEE45BEA3}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly

Program filesFiles installed by Lenovo DSServer

Program executable:DSServer.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Lenovo DSServer\DSServer.exe
Additional files:
  • ArcNetCfg.dll - ArcNetCf Dynamic Link Library (ArcNetCfg Dynamic Link Library)
  • PIFileContentSync.dll - ArcSoft PIFileContentSync (PIFileContentSync)
  • PIWebBrowserSync.dll - ArcSoft PIWebBrowserSync (PIWebBrowserSync)
  • FileEnumHelper.dll - ArcSoft FileEnumHelper (FileEnumHelper)
  • PIFilePreview.dll - ArcSoft PIFilePreview (PIFilePreview)
  • FileThumbPic.dll - ArcSoft FileThumbPic (FileThumbPic)
  • TransferCtrl.dll - ArcSoft TransferCtrl (TransferCtrl)
  • PIMailContentSync.dll - PIMailContentSync
  • DSServer.exe - DirectShare
  • MiniUI.dll - MiniUI dll
  • FireFoxBookmark.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DSServer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E847ADD9-7B91-4DD1-813F-8A1315D240B1}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Lenovo DSServer?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 8%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 16.67%
Windows XP 8.33%
Windows Vista 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 58.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.33%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 8 Pro 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Connected 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.92%
  Germany 11.54%
  Australia 3.85%
  Jamaica 3.85%
  Malaysia 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.36%
Acer 36.36%
Lenovo 18.18%
Toshiba 9.09%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 9.09%
LENOVO 1951CZ1 9.09%
LENOVO 10126 9.09%
HP-Pavilion RK570AA-ABA m... 9.09%
HP-Pavilion GQ560AA-ABG a... 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard s5610f 9.09%

About ArcSoft

ArcSoft is a application development company that makes multimedia technologies & applications across desktop & embedded platforms.
Publisher URL: www.arcsoft.com


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