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Should I remove A1 Webassistent?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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VersionDistribution 43.48% 40.58% 4.35% 11.59%

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A1 Webassistent


A1 Webassistent is a software program developed by A1 Telekom Austria AG. The most common release is, with over 98% 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. 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 setup package generally installs about 62 files. The installed file M2Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 90% of users of A1 Webassistent come from Austria, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.a1.net
Help link: www.A1.net/hilfe-support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\A1
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{8E6CEEA5-9AE9-4FCA-83CB-ADBFDD856DC6}\Setup_Controller.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE

Program filesFiles installed by A1 Webassistent

  • MedienManager.exe - Medien Manager (MedienManagerMedienManager)
  • A1_Bandbreiten_Optimierer.exe - A1 Bandbreiten-Optimierer
  • Setup_A1Dashboard.exe - A1 Dashboard Installation
  • uninstall.exe - Medienmanager
  • A1Servicecenter.exe - A1 Servicecenter
  • FF_Setup.exe (by Mozilla) - Firefox
  • A1Breitband.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering and consulting GmbH - Web: http://www.mquadrat.eu - Mail: [email protected]) - A1 Internet Installation
  • Start.exe
  • A1CMDTool.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering and consulting GmbH, web: www.mquadr.at, mail: [email protected]) - A1 Webassistent CMD Tool (The professional internet support software)
  • A1Mailboxen.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering and consulting GmbH, web: www.mquadr.at, mail: [email protected]) - Mailbox Management
  • A1Modemkonfigurator.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering, web: http://www.mquadr.at, mail: [email protected]) - Konfigurationssoftware für A1 Breitband Modems
  • A1Webassistent.exe - Controller
  • A1WLANAssistent.exe - A1 WLAN Assistent (m2wlan - fully automated configuration of wireless networks and connections.)
  • KCO.exe
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • ipworks6.dll (by /n software inc. - www.nsoftware.com) - IP*Works! C++ Edition Version 6.1 (IP*Works! V6)
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • M2Updater.exe (by mquadr.at software engineering und consulting GmbH) - Liveupdate Progress
  • ffmpeg.exe
  • java-rmi.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U25 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • A1Webassistent.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{2AC07465-CFC3-4BB4-BAA5-064923F29222}' (runs on registration).
  • A1Breitband.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D15062FC-A5F8-4EE4-91F1-9E73029B465E}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • A1Webassistent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'A1Webassistent' which loads as C:\Program Files\A1\A1 Webassistent\A1Webassistent.exe /auto.

How do I remove A1 Webassistent?

You can uninstall A1 Webassistent 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program A1 Webassistent, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 A1 Webassistent.

Win 7 (SP1) 84%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.06%
Windows 10 8.70%
Windows XP 4.35%
Windows Vista 2.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.87%
Windows 7 Professional 11.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.14%
Windows 8.1 7.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.35%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.28% of installs come from Austria
Which countries install it?
  Austria 90.28%
  United States 9.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 31.91%
Hewlett-Packard 29.79%
Lenovo 8.51%
ASUS 6.38%
Intel 6.38%
Dell 4.26%
Samsung 4.26%
Sony 4.26%
Acer 4.26%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7748 3.17%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.17%
MEDIONPC MS-7713 3.17%
ECS A880GM-M7 3.17%
TOSHIBA Satellite L670 1.59%


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