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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #213
United States Rank #131
Reach 3.0837%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.48 days
486.11 days >
Average installed length: 255.41 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
11.5.02 0.16%
11.4.05 0.07%
11.4.01 0.13%
11.3.12 0.00%
11.3.11 0.07%
11.3.10 0.02%
11.3.09 0.05%
11.3.08 0.04%
11.3.07 0.50%
11.2.08 0.31%
11.2.07 0.01%
11.2.05 0.12%
11.2.04 0.16%
11.2.02 0.17%
11.1.47 0.11%
11.1.45 0.17%
11.1.42 0.05%
11.1.41 0.01%
11.1.39 0.19%
11.1.37 0.81%
11.1.36 0.05%
11.1.33 0.03%
11.1.32 0.52%
11.1.31 0.44%
11.1.30 0.14%
11.1.29 0.05%
11.1.28 0.18%
11.1.27 1.42%
11.1.26 0.20%
11.1.25 0.81%
11.1.24 0.09%
11.1.23 0.09%
11.1.22 0.13%
11.1.21 0.61%
11.1.19 0.11%
11.1.18 3.93%
11.1.17 1.20%
11.1.15 1.37%
11.1.14 0.35%
11.1.13 0.21%
11.1.12 0.86%
11.1.11 0.03%
11.1.10 0.15%
11.1.007 0.55%
11.1.005 1.03%
11.1.003 3.12%
11.0.26 0.18%
11.0.24 0.53%
11.0.22 1.10%
11.0.21 0.40%
11.0.16 0.01%
120 versions

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Quickset64

What is Quickset64?  (from Dell)

Dell QuickSet provides you with easy access to configure or view Network connectivity, Power management, Display and System information. Depending on what you want to do in Dell™ QuickSet, you can start it by either clicking, double-clicking, or right-clicking the QuickSet icon, , in the Microsoft® Windows® taskbar. T...  Read more

Overview

Quickset64 is a software program developed by Dell. It is typically pre-installed with most new Dell computers. The most common release is 11.1.18, with over 39% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 quickset.exe. The setup package generally installs about 27 files and is usually about 7.3 MB (7,655,884 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 65% of users of Quickset64 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Brazil.

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Pre-installed software such as this is usually included by default on the manufacturer's PC. Many OEM (original equipment manufacture) software that is included with a new PC is useful and in many cases required for the PC to function properly as in the case of various software drivers. However, some pre-installed software is optional and can be safely removed.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Help link: support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{87CF757E-C1F1-4D22-865C-00C6950B5258}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.3 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Quickset64

Program executable:quickset.exe
Name:QuickSet
Path:C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\quickset.exe
MD5:4a8c07e86af82ed7f8677bdddad9a1a3
Dell QuickSet provides access to configure or view settings for network connectivity, power management, display and system information. Dell QuickSet runs with a system tray icon in the notification area of windows on the task bar.
Additional files:
  • BacklitKB.exe - Keyboard Backlighting Control Panel
  • WiFiLocator.exe
  • DPMResource.dll - Dell Power Manager Resource
  • DPM.exe - Dell Power Manager Lite
  • UserBtn.exe - Dell Instant Launch
  • MobilityCenter.exe - MobilityCenter (Windows Mobility Center Extensible Tiles)
  • battery.exe - Battery Meter
  • dadkeyb.dll - Dell QuickSet (dadkeyb Dynamic Link Library)
  • KBConfig.exe - Dell Keyboard
  • QSResource.dll - QuickSet Resource DLL
  • QSWMIMngr.dll - QuickSet WMIMngr DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • quickset.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B4C21E15-78A8-4D84-9AB9-B85F01140CE5}' (runs on registration).
  • BacklitKB.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7E0846C6-D10B-4B57-94D3-808E584DBA26}' (runs on registration).
  • MobilityCenter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0A2989BF-56A8-4638-9972-D24A3F25BBC3}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • quickset.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named QuickSet.
Startup File (User Run)
  • quickset.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'QuickSet' and executes as C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\quickset.exe.
3 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • quickset.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'QuickSet' which loads as C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\QuickSet.exe.
  • KBConfig.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'KBConfig' which loads as C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\KBConfig.exe.
  • battery.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'batarya' which loads as C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\battery.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

quickset.exe
Memory:15.6 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0157047745%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00522474%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01048003%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:12
70 average

How do I remove Quickset64?

Quickly and completely remove Quickset64 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Quickset64 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 Quickset64, 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 Quickset64.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 8.1 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.53%
Windows 8 43.19%
Windows XP 0.16%
Windows Vista 0.07%
Windows 8.1 0.06%
Windows Server 2003 0.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.52%
Windows 8.1 19.14%
Windows 7 Professional 6.28%
Windows 10 Home 5.61%
Windows 8 4.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.56%
  United Kingdom 4.19%
  Brazil 3.85%
  Canada 3.21%
  India 2.91%
  Germany 1.81%
  France 1.41%
  Australia 1.30%
  Netherlands 0.91%
  Israel 0.88%
  Mexico 0.82%
  Saudi Arabia 0.75%
  Iran 0.64%
  Poland 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 99.15%
Hewlett-Packard 0.40%
Acer 0.35%
ASUS 0.06%
Sahara 0.03%
Lenovo 0.02%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3521 7.93%
Dell Inspiron N5110 7.58%
Dell Inspiron 1545 4.32%
Dell Inspiron N5010 4.29%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 3.56%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 3.40%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com

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