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Should I remove TalkTalk Support Centre?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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TalkTalk Support Centre


TalkTalk Support Centre is a program developed by TalkTalk. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 9.7 MB (10,170,010 bytes). sprtupdate.dll 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 Vista (SP2). While about 71% of users of TalkTalk Support Centre come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: TalkTalk.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TalkTalkSupportCentre\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\TalkTalkSupportCentre\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 9.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TalkTalk Support Centre

  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • agentcore.dll (by SupportSoft) - agentcore Module
  • libeay32.dll (by SupportSoft) - SSL Module based on 0.9.8b (SSL Module)
  • sdcidle.dll - SupportSoft (Idle DLL)
  • sdckillw.exe - SupportSoft, Inc. sdckillw (sdckillw)
  • sprtcmd.exe - SupportSoft sprtcmd
  • sprtevent.dll - SupportSoft sprtevent
  • sprthook.dll - SupportSoft, Inc. sprthook (sprthook)
  • sprtjobmsgs.dll - SupportSoft Scheduler Message DLL (sprtsync)
  • sprtrunsa.exe - SupportSoft, Inc. sprtrunsa (SupportSoft SupportAction Running Utility)
  • sprtsched.dll - SupportSoft sprtsched (sprtsched)
  • sprtsvc.exe - SupportSoft sprtsvc (SupportSoft Agent Service)
  • sprtsync.dll - SupportSoft SyncManager Sprocket
  • sprttrigger.dll - SupportSoft SupportTriggers Sprocket (sprttrigger)
  • sprtui.dll - SupportSoft sprtui (sprtui)
  • sprtupdate.dll - SupportSoft sprtupdate (sprtupdate)
  • ssleay32.dll
  • tgshell.exe - SupportSoft Software Protection Shell
  • tgsrvc.exe - SupportSoft Repair Service
  • wificfg.exe - SupportSoft, Inc. wificfg (wificfg)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • tgsrvc.exe runs as a service named 'SupportSoft Repair Service (talktalkda)' (tgsrvc_talktalkda) "SupportSoft Repair Service".
  • sprtsvc.exe runs as a service named 'SupportSoft Sprocket Service (talktalkda)' (sprtsvc_talktalkda) "SupportSoft Sprocket Service".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • sprtcmd.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'VERIZONDM' which loads as "C:\Program Files\VERIZONDM\bin\sprtcmd.exe" /P VERIZONDM.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:16.18 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002016664%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00009837%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00010330%
0.015104% average
I/O reads/min:166 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:225 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:7.95 MB
Total CPU:0.0000589957%
Kernel CPU:0.00001312%
User CPU:0.00004587%
I/O reads/min:212 Bytes
I/O writes/min:205 Bytes
Memory:2.66 MB
Total CPU:0.0015046454%
Kernel CPU:0.00114213%
User CPU:0.00036251%
CPU cycles/sec:1,867
I/O reads/min:200 Bytes

How do I remove TalkTalk Support Centre?

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

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
Windows Vista (SP2)

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  United Kingdom 28.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Packard Bell 50.00%
Acer 50.00%


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