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Should I remove Perforce Server Components?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,067
United States Rank #14,295
Reach 0.0166%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.55 days
429.24 days >
Average installed length: 225.53 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
151.112.7721 0.43%
151.102.8542 0.43%
142.97.8861 0.86%
142.96.2050 0.43%
141.89.9321 0.43%
141.89.5936 0.43%
141.82.2579 1.29%
141.80.7760 1.29%
133.78.4239 0.86%
133.77.0086 1.29%
133.74.0685 19.74%
131.68.5046 0.86%
131.67.8655 0.43%
131.65.9207 0.43%
131.62.8821 1.72%
131.61.0569 1.72%
122.58.5708 0.86%
122.57.7770 0.43%
122.55.1823 39.91%
122.52.6409 0.86%
121.49.0402 0.86%
121.47.3528 18.45%
121.44.2152 0.43%
111.37.0818 0.43%
102.29.5040 0.43%
102.28.2099 0.43%
101.26.5509 0.86%
101.26.0003 0.43%
101.25.1161 0.86%
092.27.4168 0.43%
092.23.2289 0.86%
091.21.3171 0.43%
14.14.21 0.43%

Typically installed together

Perforce Server Components

Overview

Perforce Server Components is a program developed by Perforce Software. The most used version is 122.55.1823, 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. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is p4.exe. The software installer includes 69 files and is usually about 107.9 MB (113,141,074 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 49% of users of Perforce Server Components come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.perforce.com
Help link: www.perforce.com/perforce/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Perforce\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{444C5710-2991-462E-B5E5-FA3F4305B7C4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 107.9 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Perforce Server Components

Program executable:p4.exe
Perforce Command-Line Client
Path:C:\Program Files\Perforce\p4.exe
MD5:840aa13839ff4c6f3ed4712b5a57c56d
Additional files:
  • p4exp.dll - Perforce Windows Explorer Integration
  • p4exp64.dll
  • P4win.exe - Perforce Windows GUI Client (Perforce Windows Client)
  • P4win409.dll - Perforce Windows Client, English (U.S.) resource dll
  • P4WinMrg.exe - P4WinMerge Application
  • P4WinMrg409.dll - P4WinMerge English (U.S.) Resources
  • P4Diff409.dll - P4WinDiff Application (P4WinDiff English (U.S.) resources)
  • p4diff.exe - P4DIFF Application (P4DIFF)
  • p4sandbox-config.exe - p4sandbox-config (Perforce Sandbox Config)
  • p4sandbox.exe - P4SANDBOX (Perforce Sandbox)
  • p4scc.dll - Perforce (Perforce SCC Plugin)
  • up4vinst.exe
  • p4admin.exe - P4Admin (Perforce Admin)
  • p4merge.exe - P4Merge (Perforce Merge)
  • p4web.exe - P4-Web (Perforce Web Client)
  • p4webs.exe
  • p4sandbox-p4d.exe - P4D (Perforce Server)
  • p4v.exe - P4V (Perforce Visual Client)
  • assistant.exe (by Digia Plc) - Qt Assistant
  • QtHelpP44.dll (by Digia Plc) - Help (Help application framework.)
  • phononP44.dll - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtCLuceneP44.dll
  • QtCoreP44.dll
  • QtGuiP44.dll
  • QtNetworkP44.dll
  • QtOpenGLP44.dll
  • QtSqlP44.dll
  • QtWebKitP44.dll
  • QtXmlP44.dll
  • QtXmlPatternsP44.dll
  • p4vc.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • p4exp.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'P4Exp' with a class of {6A23F5CE-AE86-47de-97F8-8A7BED9C9F19}.
  • p4exp64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'P4Exp' with a class of {6A23F5CE-AE86-47de-97F8-8A7BED9C9F19}.
Service
  • p4webs.exe runs as a service named 'Perforce Web' (Perforce Web) "The Perforce Web Client provides convenient access to versioned files through web browsers.".

How do I remove Perforce Server Components?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.53%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows Vista 1.28%
Windows XP 0.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.67%
Windows 7 Professional 13.79%
Windows 8.1 10.78%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.91%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.10%
  United Kingdom 6.09%
  Germany 5.38%
  France 4.30%
  Canada 3.58%
  Brazil 3.23%
  Australia 3.23%
  India 3.23%
  Netherlands 1.43%
  Finland 1.43%
  Austria 1.08%
  Spain 1.08%
  Italy 1.08%
  Sweden 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 17.24%
ASUS 16.55%
Acer 16.55%
Hewlett-Packard 15.17%
GIGABYTE 11.03%
Toshiba 8.28%
Alienware 4.83%
Lenovo 4.14%
Samsung 2.07%
Apple 2.07%
Intel 1.38%
Medion 0.69%
Common models
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L855 3.42%
ASUS All Series 3.42%
MSI MS-7693 2.56%
Acer Aspire 5742 1.71%
Dell XPS 8300 1.71%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.71%

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