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Should I remove eToken PKI Client SP1?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,389
United States Rank #30,859
Reach 0.0463%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.21 days
625.69 days >
Average installed length: 328.75 days


5.1.5400.0 2.77% 0.92% 83.05% 13.25%

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eToken PKI Client 5.1 SP1

What is eToken PKI Client SP1?  (from Aladdin Knowledge Systems)

Desktop Software for Authentication Management (formerly eToken PKI Client). SafeNet Authentication Client is a unified middleware client that manages SafeNet’s extensive portfolio of certificate-based authenticators, including eToken and iKey smart card, USB and software-based devices. Offering full backward compatibi...  Read more


eToken PKI Client 5.1 SP1 is a program developed by Aladdin Knowledge Systems. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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. 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 software installer includes 36 files and is usually about 33.12 MB (34,726,072 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 21% of users of eToken PKI Client SP1 come from India, it is also popular in Brazil and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.aladdin.com/eToken
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Aladdin\eToken\PKIClient\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{3909BE71-2D8F-42D2-BA46-3831B60CFD0F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 33.12 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by eToken PKI Client 5.1 SP1

  • etFlash.exe - eToken NG-Flash Secure Drive Application 1.0 (eToken NG-Flash Secure Drive Application.)
  • etTmsAgent.dll - etTmsAgent Dynamic Link Library (eToken TMS Agent Dynamic Link Library)
  • CDFS.dll - CDFS Dynamic Link Library
  • NgFlashPartition.exe - Aladdin NgFlashPartition (NgFlashPartition)
  • eTokenUI.dll - eToken PKI client (eToken UI Dynamic Link Library)
  • etPropBasic.dll - etPBasic Dynamic Link Library
  • etProps.exe - eToken PKI Client
  • eTSrv.exe - eToken service application
  • manageReaders.exe - eToken PKI Client (eToken readers management tool)
  • PhysicalDevices.dll - Physical Dynamic Link Library
  • PKIMonitor.exe - PKIMonitor Application
  • RegistereTokenVirtual.exe - RegistereTokenVirtual Application
  • RegistereTokenVirtualVersion2.exe
  • StoreSync.dll - StoreSync Dynamic Link Library
  • CDFS2231.dll - Partitioning API (Aladdin partitioning API)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • etProps.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EE46E680-60A0-4090-B46F-47FA4770C4C8}' (runs on registration).
  • PKIMonitor.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ADFBA0EA-FC09-4EDF-94C7-A1DA101EC2EE}' (runs on registration).
  • eTSrv.exe runs as a service named 'ETOKSRV' (eTSrv) "eToken PKI Client service".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PKIMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'eTMonitor' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Aladdin\eToken\PKIClient\x32\PKIMonitor.exe".

How do I remove eToken PKI Client SP1?

Quickly and completely remove eToken PKI Client 5.1 SP1 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall eToken PKI Client SP1 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 eToken PKI Client 5.1 SP1, 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 eToken PKI Client SP1.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.26%
Windows 8 15.87%
Windows XP 15.87%
Windows Vista 1.85%
Windows Server 2003 0.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 23.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.02%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.92%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.13%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.41%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.50% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 20.50%
  Brazil 18.77%
  Russia 14.35%
  Croatia 12.30%
  MK 5.36%
  United States 4.26%
  Israel 3.94%
  Romania 1.89%
  Italy 1.89%
  Germany 1.26%
  Poland 1.10%
  Hungary 1.10%
  Chile 0.95%
  France 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.03%
Hewlett-Packard 25.20%
Acer 8.14%
ASUS 7.09%
Lenovo 7.09%
Intel 5.77%
Samsung 4.72%
Toshiba 3.67%
American Megatrends 1.31%
MSI 0.79%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.87%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.87%
Positivo Positivo MO... 2.30%
MSI MS-7592 2.30%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.30%
Micro-Star MS-7529 2.30%


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