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Should I remove Samsung Central Station?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,457
United States Rank #41,523
Reach 0.0023%

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.8.3.0 46.88%
2.8.2.0 9.38%
2.8.1.0 9.38%
2.3.35.5307 12.50%
1.8.31.4891 21.88%

Other programs by Samsung Electronics

Samsung Central Station

What is Samsung Central Station?  (from Samsung Electronics)

The Samsung Central Station instantly expands your workspace from your laptop’s USB wireless adapter, so multitasking is a breeze. Built-in wireless and the stunning backlit display make it easy to edit photos, view documents or watch your favorite movies. Plus you can charge and sync up to four other USB devices. Conn...  Read more

Overview

Samsung Central Station is a software program developed by Samsung Electronics. The most common release is 2.8.3.0, 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. The primary executable is named sgfxmgr.exe. The setup package is about 7.97 MB (8,353,302 bytes) when donwloaded. 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 51% of users of Samsung Central Station come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.samsung.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SGFX\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{CBD77072-BA4E-4BC4-95C6-40DDA318FE09}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.97 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Samsung Central Station

Program executable:sgfxmgr.exe
Name:SMSC Graphics Adapter Software
SMSC Graphics Adapter Service
Path:C:\Program Files\SGFX\sgfxmgr.exe
MD5:bc1051d15935b3c678968e86948f2e01

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • sgfxmgr.exe runs as a service named 'SGFX Manager' (SGFXMgr) "Manages SMSC Graphics Devices".

How do I remove Samsung Central Station?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 3%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 8 34.38%
Windows XP 3.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 40.63%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.88%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.38%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 6.25%
Windows 8.1 6.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.11%
  Germany 13.33%
  France 6.67%
  Australia 6.67%
  Belgium 4.44%
  Netherlands 4.44%
  Italy 4.44%
  Norway 2.22%
  Austria 2.22%
  Spain 2.22%
  Canada 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.08%
GIGABYTE 19.23%
Sony 11.54%
Lenovo 11.54%
Samsung 11.54%
Acer 7.69%
ASUS 7.69%
American Megatrends 3.85%
Hewlett-Packard 3.85%
Common models
Sony SVE14A27CXH 7.41%
Sony SVS1312P9EB 3.70%
Paradigit MS-7681 3.70%
Dell XPS 8300 3.70%
ASUSTeK K56CA 3.70%
Samsung QX310/QX410/QX510... 3.70%

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics which is part of the Samsung Group produces a wide range of printers for both consumers and business use, including mono-laser printers, color laser printers, multifunction printers, and enterprise-use high-speed digital multifunction printer models.
Publisher URL: www.samsung.com

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