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Should I remove Micro Focus License Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #38,346
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10000.2.01900 10.42%
10000.2.01860 6.25%
10000.2.01652 2.08%
10000.2.01650 14.58%
10000.2.01443 35.42%
10000.2.01390 6.25%
10000.2.01360 2.08%
10000.2.01030 2.08%
10000.2.00970 2.08%
10000.2.00860 10.42%
10000.2.00580 6.25%
10000.1.00315 2.08%

Micro Focus License Manager


Micro Focus License Manager is a program developed by Micro Focus. The most used version is 10000.2.01443, 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 34 files and is usually about 18.56 MB (19,462,144 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 30% of users of Micro Focus License Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microfocus.com
Help link: supportline.microfocus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\safenet sentinel\sentinel rms license manager\winnt
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{7E28C087-F4A0-4482-992B-A6154E41891D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 18.56 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Micro Focus License Manager

  • cesadmintool.exe - Micro Focus Licensing System Administration
  • ces.dll - Compliance Enforcement System (Micro Focus Compliance Enforcement dll)
  • ces64.dll
  • ceswrapper.dll - Micro Focus Compliance Enforcement wrapper dll
  • ceswrapper64.dll
  • mfcesd.exe - Micro Focus Compliance Enforcement daemon
  • cesadmintool.resources.dll
  • echoid.exe (by SafeNet) - Sentinel RMS Development Kit (Sentinel RMS Development Kit Application)
  • echouid.exe (by SafeNet)
  • loadls.exe (by SafeNet,Inc) - Sentinel RMS License Manager Service Loader Application
  • lsapiw32.dll - LSAPIW32
  • lsclean.exe
  • lsdecode.exe
  • lslic.exe
  • lsmon.exe
  • lsrvdown.exe
  • lsusage.exe
  • lswhere.exe
  • sntlpasswdgenutil.dll - Sentinel RMS Development Kit Password Generation Utility
  • ulsdcod.exe
  • vusage.exe
  • wechoid.exe - Host Information Utility
  • wlmadmin.exe - WlmAdmin MFC Application
  • md5chap.dll
  • rnuninst.dll
  • spnsrvsupport.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • mfcesd.exe runs as a service named 'Micro Focus CES daemon' (mfcesd) "Micro Focus CES daemon".

How do I remove Micro Focus License Manager?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 31.25%
Windows XP 2.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 27.08%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 8.1 10.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 10 Home 6.25%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.19%
  Brazil 15.09%
  Germany 13.21%
  Italy 11.32%
  Belgium 5.66%
  Chile 3.77%
  Ireland 3.77%
  India 3.77%
  SN 1.89%
  China 1.89%
  Spain 1.89%
  Canada 1.89%
  France 1.89%
  Sweden 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.19%
Acer 19.05%
Dell 16.67%
Lenovo 11.90%
Sony 11.90%
Medion 2.38%
Toshiba 2.38%
ASUS 2.38%
Intel 2.38%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5750 6.98%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.65%
Shuttle Inc SG31 2.33%
MSI MS-7816 2.33%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2 2.33%
Acer Aspire 5733 2.33%


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