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Should I remove Samsung Magician?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #967
United States Rank #1,373
Reach 0.8455%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.44 days
190.05 days >
Average installed length: 99.86 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
4.9.5 0.77%
4.9 1.92%
4.8 0.66%
4.7 1.44%
4.6 4.76%
4.5.1 38.31%
4.5.0 0.01%
4.4.0 13.50%
4.3.0 21.86%
4.2.1 7.27%
4.2.0 0.61%
4.1.0 5.79%
4.0.1 3.10%

Other programs by Samsung Electronics

Samsung Magician

What is Samsung Magician?  (from Samsung Electronics)

The only way to update the firmware on your SSD is to use the SSD Magical Tool. The Samsung SSD Magician software facilitates easy maintenance and use of Samsung SSD products connected to a desktop or notebook computer. In addition to providing information about the user’s system and SSD product, Samsung SSD Magician a...  Read more

Overview

Samsung Magician is a program developed by Samsung Electronics. The most used version is 4.5.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 installer includes 45 files and is usually about 46.26 MB (48,505,178 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 36% of users of Samsung Magician come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.samsung.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Samsung SSD Magician\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Samsung SSD Magician\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 46.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Samsung Magician

  • Magician_Chi_Res.dll - Samsung SSD Magician (Samsung SSD Magician Application)
  • Magician_Fra_Res.dll
  • Magician_Ger_Res.dll
  • Magician_Ita_Res.dll
  • Magician_Jap_Res.dll
  • Magician_Por_Res.dll
  • Magician_Rus_Res.dll
  • Magician_Spa_Res.dll - Samsung Magician Application Resource
  • Benchmark.dll - Samsung Magician
  • DiagnosticScan.dll
  • Magician_Kor_Res.dll
  • OverProvisioning.dll
  • Samsung Magician.exe - Samsung Magician Application
  • USBBoot.dll
  • Logger32.dll - Logger32 (Logger Module)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Samsung Magician.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{60299AA4-7A14-4623-9F2F-A525D32E0F3A}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Samsung Magician.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Samsung.
Network connections
  • Samsung Magician.exe connects to a173-223-207-41.deploy.akamaitechnologies.com (173.223.207.41 port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Samsung Magician.exe
Memory:16.16 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002846459%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00018580%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00009885%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:4
70 average

How do I remove Samsung Magician?

Quickly and completely remove Samsung Magician 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 Magician 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 Magician, 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 Magician.

HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#967

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.95%
Windows 8 46.13%
Windows XP 0.48%
Windows Vista 0.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.69%
Windows 7 Professional 16.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.82%
Windows 8.1 Pro 14.45%
Windows 8.1 8.85%
Windows 10 Pro 7.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.59%
  Germany 17.66%
  France 6.20%
  United Kingdom 5.13%
  Italy 4.89%
  Netherlands 4.59%
  Canada 2.55%
  Australia 2.24%
  Austria 2.08%
  Sweden 1.83%
  Belgium 1.72%
  DK 1.23%
  Switzerland 1.16%
  Spain 1.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 20.60%
Dell 17.60%
GIGABYTE 15.07%
Hewlett-Packard 13.96%
Acer 13.74%
Samsung 4.96%
Lenovo 3.00%
Intel 2.45%
Medion 2.38%
Toshiba 2.21%
MSI 2.14%
Alienware 1.88%
Common models
ASUS All Series 35.55%
MSI MS-7821 4.24%
MSI MS-7816 1.86%
MSI MS-7758 1.86%
MSI MS-7751 1.82%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.82%

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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