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Should I remove SmartControl II?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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1.40.002 55.67%
1.30.003 6.19%
1.21.005 8.25%
1.20.008 11.34%
1.10.010 16.49%
1.00.032 2.06%

SmartControl II


SmartControl II is a software program developed by Portrait Displays. The most common release is 1.40.002, with over 98% 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. The primary executable is named dthtml.exe. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 8.65 MB (9,070,841 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 15% of users of SmartControl II come from Germany, it is also popular in Belgium and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.portrait.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Philips Display\SmartControl II
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F
Estimated size: 8.65 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by SmartControl II

Program executable:dthtml.exe
Name:SmartControl II
Path:C:\Program Files\philips display\smartcontrol ii\dthtml.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • dthtml.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DT PHL' which loads as C:\Program Files\Philips Display\SmartControl II\DTHtml.exe -startup_folder.

How do I remove SmartControl II?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.48%
Windows XP 22.68%
Windows 8 18.56%
Windows Vista 9.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 22.68%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.53%
Windows 7 Professional 8.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.22%
Windows 8.1 5.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.85% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 14.85%
  Belgium 8.91%
  Netherlands 8.91%
  France 5.94%
  Israel 5.94%
  Italy 5.94%
  United States 4.95%
  Romania 3.96%
  DK 3.96%
  Croatia 3.96%
  Canada 3.96%
  United Kingdom 3.96%
  Sweden 2.97%
  Australia 1.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.43%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Intel 9.52%
ASUS 9.52%
Medion 9.52%
Acer 9.52%
American Megatrends 4.76%
Lenovo 4.76%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.84%
Acer Aspire M5810 1.61%
LENOVO 3109 1.61%
HPE-430sc 1.61%

About (from Portrait Displays, Inc.)

Portrait Displays' software provides an extensible platform supporting embedded control of all display technologies and monitors.
Publisher URL: www.portrait.com


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