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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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VersionDistribution
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SmartTPM

What is SmartTPM?  (from GIGABYTE)

GIGABYTE Smart TPM provides the industries highest level of data protection with 2048 bit hardware encryption. A unique feature of GIGABYTE Smart TPM is that it allows users to store their digital key on a USB thumb drive. In addition, GIGABYTE Smart TPM allows users to lock the protected data remotely using a Bluetoot...  Read more

Overview

SmartTPM is a program developed by GIGABYTE. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 3.85 MB (4,040,637 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 44% of users of SmartTPM come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.GIGABYTE.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GIGABYTE\SmartTPM
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6
Estimated size: 3.85 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by SmartTPM

  • KillUTray.exe
  • RunUpd.exe - RunUpd
  • UpdExe.exe - Exe File
  • GBTUpd.exe - GBTUpd
  • bt_socket.dll - BT_Socket Dynamic Link Library (BT_Socket DLL)
  • ConfigTPM.exe - ConfigTPM
  • IniTPM.exe - IniTPM
  • Utray.exe - Utray
  • AthBtWakeupXp.dll
  • IO.dll
  • ycc.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • GBTUpd.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Gigabyte\GBTUpd\GBTUpd.exe'.
  • UpdExe.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Gigabyte\EasySaver\UpdExe.exe'.

How do I remove SmartTPM?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 7 17%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
44.44%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 8 Pro 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.44%
  India 22.22%
  Australia 11.11%
  Philippines 11.11%
  Malaysia 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
GIGABYTE 33.33%
Dell 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
Gigabyte P55A-UD3P 25.00%
Gigabyte GA-A55M-DS2 25.00%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2P 25.00%
Gigabyte G1.Sniper B5 25.00%

About GIGABYTE

Gigabyte is a manufacturer of computer hardware products known for its motherboards whose customers include custom PC manufacturers such as Alienware as well as some larger OEMs.
Publisher URL: www.gigabyte.com

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