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Lenovo En pantalla


Lenovo En pantalla is a program developed by Lenovo. The most used version is 8.78.00, 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 tposd.exe. The software installer includes 60 files and is usually about 36.39 MB (38,160,426 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 41% of users of Lenovo En pantalla come from Spain, it is also popular in the United States and Chile.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\lenovo\hotkey
Uninstaller: rundll32.exe "C:\Program Files\Lenovo\HOTKEY\cleanup.dll",InfUninstallEx DefaultUninstall.W8 C:\Program Files\Lenovo\HOTKEY\tphk_tp.inf
Estimated size: 36.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Lenovo En pantalla

Program executable:tposd.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\lenovo\hotkey\tposd.exe
Additional files:
  • MBWrap.dll - ThinkPad Fn+F5 Utility (Wrapper DLL for Mobile Broadband API)
  • MBMWrap.dll - MBMWrap (Interface Wrapper for WWAN adapter)
  • NativeWL.dll - TpFnF5 (Wrapper for Windows Native WiFi)
  • cleanhlp.dll - Installation Program (Uninstall helper library)
  • cleanup.dll - Uninstaller for inf file
  • als.dll - On screen display (Helper dll for ambient light sensor)
  • dfraddapp.exe - On Screen Display (dfraddapp)
  • dfrcfg.exe - dfrcfg
  • dfrcfgc.exe - SmartKey Settings button control panel
  • dfrctl.dll - ThinkPad Message Transmitter for DFR
  • dfrctl.exe - ThinkPad Message Receiver for DFR
  • dfrdef.exe - Registry update utility for DFR
  • dfrhiddenkey.exe - Adaptive Keyboard Hidden Key Toast Message
  • dfrhiddenkeydesktop.exe - dfrhiddenkeydesktop
  • dfrhiddenkeytoast.dll
  • dfrlayflat.exe - Toast message for Adaptive Keyboard LayFlat Mode
  • dfrlayflatdesktop.exe - dfrlayflatdesktop
  • dfrlayflattoast.dll
  • extapsup.exe - External Application Support for Optical Mouse
  • hlp8.dll - Helper dll for shortcut hot key on Windows 8
  • hlp8.exe - Helper exe for shortcut hot key on Windows 8/10
  • hotkey.dll - OSD library for hotkey detection
  • lcdbl.dll - Helper dll for LCD brightness indicator
  • micmute.exe - Microphone Mute Controll Service for ThinkPad
  • micmute5.dll - On screen display microphone mute button helper dll for Windows2000/XP
  • micmute6.dll - On screen display microphone mute button helper dll for Vista
  • micmutec.exe - Microphone mute button control panel
  • micmutes.dll - Microphone mute setting
  • micmutes.exe
  • micmutex.dll - On screen display microphone mute button helper dll for Windows XP
  • mkrcfg.dll - Keyboard property extension for changing F1-F12 keys
  • mkrmsg.dll - ThinkPad Message Transmitter for changing F1-F12 keys
  • mkrmsg.exe - ThinkPad Message Receiver for changing F1-F12 keys
  • moucfg.dll - Mouse property extension to disable TouchPad
  • osdui.exe
  • rainbow.dll - Helper DLL to open control panel
  • rainbow32.dll
  • rmkbdppt.exe - ThinkPad Helper Function to remove keyboard property
  • shtctky.dll - ThinkPad Message Transmitter for Shortcut Hot Keys
  • shtctky.exe - ThinkPad Message Receiver for Shortcut Hot Keys
  • spkvol.dll - Helper dll for audio volume indicator
  • tphkload.exe - ThinkPad Message Client Loader
  • tpfnf2.exe - WorkStationLock
  • tpfnf6.exe - Hotkey Function (Hotkey)
  • extract.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • extapsup.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named LenovoOptMouseUpdate.
2 Services
  • tphkload.exe runs as a service named 'Lenovo Hotkey Client Loader' (TPHKLOAD).
  • micmute.exe runs as a service named 'Lenovo Microphone Mute' (LENOVO.MICMUTE).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • extapsup.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'LenovoOptMouseUpdate' which loads as C:\Program Files\Lenovo\HOTKEY\extapsup.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.09 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000020181%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000136%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000066%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:775
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes
435.61 KB average

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Or, you can uninstall Lenovo En pantalla 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 En pantalla, 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 En pantalla.

Win 8 63%
Win 7 (SP1) 37%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 63.16%
Windows 7 36.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 42.11%
Windows 7 Professional 31.58%
Windows 10 Home 10.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%
Windows 8 Pro 5.26%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.91% of installs come from Spain
Which countries install it?
  Spain 40.91%
  United States 18.18%
  Chile 13.64%
  Mexico 13.64%
  Dominican Republic 4.55%
  Ecuador 4.55%
  El Salvador 4.55%

About Lenovo

Lenovo is a PC hardware and electronics company whose products include personal computers, tablet computers, mobile phones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices and IT management software.
Publisher URL: www.lenovo.com


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