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Should I remove Panda Devices Agent?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,856
United States Rank #1,938
Reach 0.4183%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.19 days
212.09 days >
Average installed length: 111.44 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.03.04 70.51%
1.03.03 12.75%
1.03.02 0.36%
1.03.01 14.15%
1.03.00 2.13%
1.02.00 0.07%
1.01.00 0.03%

Other programs by Panda Security

Panda Devices Agent

Overview

Panda Devices Agent is a software program developed by Panda Security. The most common release is 1.03.04, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 primary executable is named AgentSvc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 2.1 MB (2,197,568 bytes). 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 44% of users of Panda Devices Agent come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.PandaSecurity.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Panda Security\Panda Devices Agent\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B556722A-F5D5-421F-92D7-0BE0FE8E343D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.1 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Panda Devices Agent

Program executable:AgentSvc.exe
Name:Cloud Antivirus Platform
Agent Service
Path:C:\Program Files\Panda Security\Panda Devices Agent\AgentSvc.exe
MD5:fd89bb9e187474840c98c11136a6f556
Additional files:
  • AgentSvc.exe - Cloud Antivirus Platform (Agent Service)
  • CommsWrapper.dll - Communications Wrapper
  • Util_CompressionService.dll - Config service util
  • Util_ConfigService.dll
  • Util_LogService.dll - Log service util
  • Util_NDKService.dll - NDK wrapper utility
  • Util_SystemInfoService.dll - System info service util
  • putczip.dll - Panda Utilities System

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AgentSvc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F09D3C98-CE50-4DFA-8C0E-83B0CC1A86A2}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • AgentSvc.exe runs as a service named 'Panda Devices Agent' (PandaAgent) "Panda Security Devices Agent".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

AgentSvc.exe
Memory:2.95 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001691997%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00009043%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007877%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:28,310
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:145 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:6 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Panda Devices Agent?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win 8 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.27%
Windows 8 39.96%
Windows XP 5.71%
Windows Vista 4.00%
Windows 8.1 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.88%
Windows 8.1 18.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.39%
Windows 7 Professional 9.68%
Windows 10 Home 5.88%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.52%
  Germany 6.17%
  United Kingdom 4.65%
  Italy 4.26%
  Canada 4.16%
  Spain 2.94%
  Netherlands 2.70%
  Sweden 2.50%
  Brazil 1.97%
  France 1.83%
  Mexico 1.43%
  Argentina 1.35%
  Belgium 1.25%
  Portugal 0.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.58%
Acer 20.31%
Dell 17.26%
ASUS 11.45%
Toshiba 7.94%
Lenovo 7.26%
GIGABYTE 4.19%
Samsung 3.51%
Intel 1.63%
American Megatrends 0.87%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.35%
ASUS All Series 4.94%
HP 15 Notebook PC 4.04%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.87%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.97%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.64%

About Panda Security

Panda Security is a software security developer focusing on the production of antivirus software whose line of to include firewalls, spam and spyware detection applications, cybercrime prevention technology, and other security tools for businesses and home users.
Publisher URL: www.pandasecurity.com

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