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1% remove it99% keep it
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Security Configuration Manager


Security Configuration Manager is a software program developed by Microsoft. 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 setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.95 MB (2,041,856 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 70% of users of Security Configuration Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Czech Republic and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft\security configuration manager
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{8CD0DF4F-7B5B-4DE4-BA05-7721C50E84E5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.95 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Security Configuration Manager

  • securitymanager.exe - Security Configuration Manager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • securitymanager.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E17CAA78-26F0-4ED3-A3C4-955CFBA46914}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Security Configuration Manager?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 20%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.00%
  Czech Republic 10.00%
  France 10.00%
  Croatia 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
ASUS 25.00%
Common models
Unknow Unknow 25.00%
Micro-Star MS-7360 25.00%
HP G61 Notebook PC 25.00%
ASUSTeK U50A 25.00%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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