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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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1.1.3149.7022 33.33%
1.1.3149.6452 33.33%
1.1.3149.6283 33.33%

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SecureKey is a program developed by SecureKey Technologies. The most used version is 1.1.3149.7022, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 10 files and is usually about 29.58 MB (31,021,134 bytes). skupdaterwin.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of SecureKey come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.securekey.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\SecureKey
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\SecureKey\1.1.3149.6452\SkSetup.exe" -uninstall -language Default
Estimated size: 29.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SecureKey

  • npSKDeviceAccess.dll - SecureKey Device Access (SecureKey Device Access Plugin)
  • en.dll - SecureKey (SecureKey English Resources)
  • fr.dll
  • SecureKey.exe - SecureKey Token Manager
  • skdevicemonitorwin.exe - SecureKey Access Platform Device Monitor.
  • skme.dll - SecureKey Intel ME Connector
  • sksetup.exe - SecureKey Setup Program
  • skupdaterwin.exe - SecureKey Updater.
  • skusbtoken.dll - SecureKey USB Token Connector

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Mozilla Plugin
  • npSKDeviceAccess.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'SecureKey Device Access' with a plugin key of '@securekey.com/DeviceAccess,version='.
Scheduled Task
  • skupdaterwin.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SecureKey Sofware Update' (runs daily at 17:19).
Startup File (User Run)
  • SecureKey.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SecureKey' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\SecureKey\1.1.3149.7022\SecureKey.exe" -l FRC.

How do I remove SecureKey?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by SecureKey you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Canada 37.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 66.67%
Acer 33.33%
Common models
Gateway DX4300 33.33%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 33.33%
Dell Dell System XPS L3... 33.33%


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