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Should I remove TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,251
United States Rank #8,375
Reach 0.0409%
Installation trends (last 30 days)

Versions

VersionDistribution
9.0.4.6400 5.06%
9.0.4.3200 0.52%
9.0.3.6400 37.70%
9.0.3.3200 1.22%
9.0.2.6400 4.36%
9.0.2.3200 0.17%
9.0.1.6400 3.14%
9.0.1.3200 0.52%
9.0.0.6402 16.58%
9.0.0.3202 1.40%
4.0.50.6401 0.17%
3.2.15 6.28%
3.2.14 0.52%
3.2.12 0.17%
3.2.11 3.14%
3.2.9 2.79%
3.2.8 1.92%
3.2.6 6.11%
3.2.5 0.87%
3.2.4 2.62%
3.2.3 4.36%
3.2.2 0.35%

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TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool

What is TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool?

TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool can display the basic information of a computer and diagnose simple issues using Windows built-in toolset. For more information refer to PC Diagnostic Tool.

Overview

It is bundled and preinstalled with various Toshiba computers. The most used version is 9.0.3.6400, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is PCDiag.exe. The software installer includes 35 files and is usually about 15.3 MB (16,046,339 bytes).

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Such software is installed by the manufacture when delivering the PC to the end user. Some pre-installed programs are considered bloatware as they are simply limited function trials, while others are required for proper PC operation.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Toshiba\PCDiag\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{2C38F661-26B7-445D-B87D-B53FE2D3BD42}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0409
Estimated size: 15.3 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool

Program executable:PCDiag.exe
Name:TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool
PC Diagnostic Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\Toshiba\PCDiag\PCDiag.exe
MD5:88ec5145ca3c8eb139e12b8696984ef8
Additional files:
  • BasicInfo.ocx - BasicInfo ActiveX Control Module
  • BasicInfoRc.dll
  • FileDialog.dll - PCDiag ActiveX Control Module
  • PCDiag.ocx
  • PCDiagRc.dll
  • disptest.exe - TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool (TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool Display Test Module)
  • TosPCDiag.exe - TOSHIBA PC Information (TOSHIBA PC Information)
  • TosGetSysInfo.exe - TOSHIBA PC Information (TOSHIBA PC Information Module)
  • StartMenu.exe - StartMen Application
  • WbemInfo.exe - WbemInfo Application
  • hddrivetest.exe - PC Diagnostic Tool (HDD Test Application)
  • resultcsv.dll - resultcs Dynamic Link Library
  • PCDiag.exe - PC Diagnostic Tool
  • cdromtest.exe - cdromtes Application
  • dialtonetest.exe - dialtone Application
  • cputest.exe - cputest Application
  • devlist.exe - devlist Application
  • fddtest.exe - fddtest Application
  • memtest.exe - memtest Application
  • GMI.EXE
  • miditest.exe
  • sct.dll
  • wavetest.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PCDiag.exe is scheduled as a task named 'PC Diagnostic Tool' (runs monthly on Thursdays at 8:01 PM).

How do I remove TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win XP 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#10,251

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.28%
Windows XP 20.07%
Windows 8 9.60%
Windows Vista 1.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 49.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.22%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.23%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.82%
Windows 10 Pro 3.70%
Windows 10 Home 1.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.20%
  United Kingdom 6.47%
  Australia 6.33%
  Canada 5.20%
  Germany 3.23%
  France 2.67%
  Spain 2.53%
  New Zealand 1.41%
  Netherlands 1.27%
  Sweden 1.27%
  Austria 1.13%
  Saudi Arabia 1.13%
  Poland 0.98%
  Portugal 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 98.11%
Dell 0.57%
Acer 0.57%
Sahara 0.38%
Sony 0.19%
ASUS 0.19%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-B 16.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro R50... 6.86%
TOSHIBA PORTEGE Z30-A 5.41%
TOSHIBA Satellite L55-B 3.95%
TOSHIBA PORTEGE R30-A 3.74%
TOSHIBA TECRA Z50-A 3.53%

About TOSHIBA

Toshiba electronics, electrical equipment and information technology corporation that is a diversified manufacturer of electrical products, spanning information and communications equipment and systems, electronic components and materials, power systems, Internet-based solutions and services, industrial and social infrastructure systems, and household appliances.
Publisher URL: www.toshiba.com

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