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Should I remove ThinkVantage Aktivt skyddssystem?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,950
Reach 0.0043%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.80.03.00 1.67%
1.79.00.03 10.00%
1.78.0.11 8.33%
1.78.0.10 5.00%
1.78.0.09 1.67%
1.77.0.26 10.00%
1.77.0.11 11.67%
1.77.0.9 6.67%
1.77.0.8 1.67%
1.77.0.5 8.33%
1.76 5.00%
1.75 10.00%
1.72 3.33%
1.71 8.33%
1.63 1.67%
1.61 1.67%
1.54 3.33%
1.52 1.67%

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ThinkVantage Aktivt skyddssystem

What is ThinkVantage Aktivt skyddssystem?

The Active Protection system is enabled by default whenever the computer and operating system are operating. The system will not be able to access the hard disk drive during the time that the Active Protection system has unloaded the hard disk drive heads due to a tilt or drop motion being detected.

About  (from Lenovo)

When the Active Protection system is enabled, it protects your hard drive when the shock sensor inside your ThinkPad computer detects a situation that could potentially damage the hard drive. The protection system stops your hard drive by moving the read/write heads of the hard drive to areas that do not contain data, ...  Read more

Overview

The most used version is 1.77.0.11, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is RegSet.exe. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 7.06 MB (7,407,742 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lenovo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ThinkPad\TpShocks\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{46A84694-59EC-48F0-964C-7E76E9F8A2ED}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ThinkVantage Aktivt skyddssystem

Program executable:RegSet.exe
Name:ThinkVantage Active Protection System
ThinkVantage Active Protection System Registory Controller
Path:C:\Program Files\ThinkPad\TpShocks\RegSet.exe
MD5:ea69e39d1da38b33b2e4a3b1de48ba91
Additional files:
  • regset.exe - ThinkVantage Active Protection System (ThinkVantage Active Protection System Registory Controller)
  • tpshlp.dll - TVT Message Support DLL

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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 2%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#32,950

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.67%
Windows XP 15.00%
Windows 8 11.67%
Windows Vista 1.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 31.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.00%
Windows 8 Enterprise 6.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.67% of installs come from Sweden
Which countries install it?
  Sweden 86.67%
  United States 8.33%
  Netherlands 1.67%
  South Africa 1.67%
  Finland 1.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 97.92%
Toshiba 2.08%
Common models
LENOVO 6473D4G 5.08%
LENOVO 2356A89 3.39%
LENOVO 4236B87 3.39%
LENOVO 7679AB1 3.39%
LENOVO 305162G 3.39%
LENOVO 42844MG 3.39%

About Lenovo

Lenovo is a PC hardware and electronics company whose products include personal computers, tablet computers, mobile phones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices and IT management software.
Publisher URL: www.lenovo.com

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