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Should I remove Alcor Micro USB Card Reader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #191
United States Rank #308
Reach 3.6827%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.11 days
327.71 days >
Average installed length: 172.19 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
20.2.1245.53580 0.45%
20.2.145.43581 0.14%
20.2.42.43579 0.01%
4.12.17.03584 0.02%
4.9.17.02966 0.05%
4.8.1245.73583 2.99%
4.7.1245.73473 1.59%
4.4.1245.72462 1.01%
4.4.17.01504 1.08%
4.3.17.00279 1.22%
3.17.3042.73586 0.39%
3.14.3042.72460 0.08%
3.12.3042.71515 0.87%
3.10.3042.71197 0.52%
3.10.142.72249 1.45%
3.9.145.62246 5.05%
3.9.142.62248 2.06%
3.8.142.61628 2.91%
3.8.117.02358 0.64%
3.8.42.71502 1.35%
3.7.3042.70385 0.14%
3.7.42.71192 0.42%
3.7.42.61541 0.59%
3.6.142.61624 0.92%
3.6.117.02247 0.24%
3.5.42.61532 0.12%
3.4.142.61619 0.22%
3.4.117.01527 4.46%
3.4.42.61513 0.49%
3.3.143.61629 0.86%
3.3.142.61507 0.53%
3.3.42.70280 0.55%
3.2.3042.61510 0.87%
3.2.142.61193 0.00%
3.2.117.01506 0.22%
3.1.3042.60281 0.46%
3.1.1245.72250 0.60%
3.1.142.60386 1.02%
3.1.42.60178 0.00%
1.14.17.06729 1.06%
1.13.1017.06737 0.04%
1.13.17.36725 1.58%
1.12.1017.06734 0.01%
1.10.1217.39360 0.02%
1.10.17.36728 0.29%
1.10.17.15803 0.16%
1.9.17.35420 0.60%
1.9.17.06019 3.04%
1.8.1217.36096 2.35%
1.8.17.26026 5.19%
1.8.17.15481 0.02%
77 versions

Alcor Micro USB Card Reader

What is Alcor Micro USB Card Reader?

Alcor Micro USB Card Reader Driver enables users to read from or write to supported removable storage cards, which are typically used in digital cameras, digital music players, and cellular phones.

Overview

The most common release is 1.8.17.26026, with over 34% 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 AmIcoSinglun64.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 2.95 MB (3,093,657 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.alcormicro.com.tw
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AmIcoSingLun\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{4555BB9E-E715-4260-A178-E8EFD2B653E3}\Setup.exe
Estimated size: 2.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Alcor Micro USB Card Reader

Program executable:AmIcoSinglun64.exe
Name:IconUtility
Single LUN Icon Utility for VID 058F PID 6366
Path:C:\Program Files\AmIcoSingLun\AmIcoSinglun64.exe
MD5:0e6c6542856bbd380356983179f859e7
Additional files:
  • AmUStor.dll - USB Mass Storage Driver Coinstaller
  • AmIcoSinglun.exe - IconUtility (Single LUN Icon Utility for VID 058F PID 6366)
  • AmIcoSinglun64.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • AmIcoSinglun64.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named AmIcoSinglun64.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • AmIcoSinglun64.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AmIcoSinglun64' which loads as C:\Program Files\AmIcoSingLun\AmIcoSinglun64.exe.
  • AmIcoSinglun.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AmIcoSinglun' which loads as C:\Program Files\AmIcoSingLun\AmIcoSinglun.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

AmIcoSinglun64.exe
Memory:2.41 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000085153%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000630%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000222%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,007
8,062,084 average
AmIcoSinglun.exe
Memory:1.57 MB
Total CPU:0.0005523631%
Kernel CPU:0.00047565%
User CPU:0.00007672%
CPU cycles/sec:4,851
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove Alcor Micro USB Card Reader?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 8 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.80%
Windows 8 30.24%
Windows XP 0.57%
Windows Vista 0.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.82%
Windows 8.1 13.34%
Windows 8 9.98%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.11%
Windows 7 Professional 4.73%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.96% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.96%
  France 5.90%
  Germany 5.67%
  Italy 4.31%
  United Kingdom 4.15%
  Canada 3.56%
  Netherlands 2.70%
  Australia 2.27%
  Taiwan 1.85%
  Brazil 1.74%
  Belgium 1.65%
  Spain 1.62%
  Iran 1.52%
  Sweden 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 57.90%
Acer 17.40%
Toshiba 8.30%
Hewlett-Packard 7.46%
Lenovo 6.18%
Dell 1.02%
Medion 0.81%
GIGABYTE 0.61%
MSI 0.32%
Common models
ASUSTeK K53E 6.19%
ASUSTeK K54C 4.32%
ASUSTeK K53SD 3.44%
Acer Aspire 7741 3.05%
ASUSTeK G75VW 3.04%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.79%

About (from Alcor Micro Corp.)

Established in 1996, Alcor Micro Corporation is a Taiwan based, fabless IC Design Company with operations located globally.
Publisher URL: www.alcormicro.com

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