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Should I remove O2 HiLink?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #35,123
Reach 0.0036%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.85 days
674.03 days >
Average installed length: 354.15 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
22.001.25.00.116 1.96%
22.001.14.02.116 98.04%

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O2 HiLink

Overview

O2 HiLink is a program developed by Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd. The most used version is 22.001.14.02.116, 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. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 8.56 MB (8,970,794 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 75% of users of O2 HiLink come from Ireland, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.huawei.com
Help link: mobile.huawei.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\mobilebrserv
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\MobileBrServ\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 8.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by O2 HiLink

  • mbbService.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mbbService.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A93612BF-A5ED-4536-91F6-3B3BCA4E3633}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • mbbService.exe runs as a service named 'Orange Internet' (Orange Internet) "Orange Internet".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • mbbService.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\ProgramData\MobileBrServ\mbbservice.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

mbbService.exe
Memory:2.1 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0240772654%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.01426687%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00981039%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:141
70 average

How do I remove O2 HiLink?

Quickly and completely remove O2 HiLink from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall O2 HiLink 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 O2 HiLink, 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 O2 HiLink.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.06%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows Vista 17.65%
Windows XP 1.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.00%
Windows 8.1 24.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%
Windows Vista Home Basic 6.00%
Windows 7 Professional 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.00% of installs come from Ireland
Which countries install it?
  Ireland 75.00%
  United States 9.62%
  United Kingdom 5.77%
  Canada 1.92%
  Spain 1.92%
  Luxembourg 1.92%
  Poland 1.92%
  Singapore 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.53%
Toshiba 24.49%
Acer 10.20%
Dell 8.16%
Samsung 8.16%
ASUS 8.16%
Lenovo 6.12%
Sony 4.08%
Sahara 2.04%
American Megatrends 2.04%
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About Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd

Huawei is a networking and telecommunications equipment and services company based in China.
Publisher URL: www.huawei.com

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