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Should I remove AB Tutor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
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7.3.10 4.55%
7.3.6 9.09%
7.3.4 22.73%
7.3.2 18.18%
7.3.0 4.55%
7.2.8 9.09%
7.2.6 9.09%
7.2.5 4.55%
7.2.4 4.55%
7.2.0 4.55%
7.1.8 4.55%
7.1.5 4.55%

Other programs by AB Software Consulting Ltd

AB Tutor v7

What is AB Tutor?  (from AB Software Consulting Ltd)

AB Tutor is the perfect teaching tool for networked classrooms and labs, allowing you to simply and effectively control, manage, monitor, demonstrate, support and collaborate with your students. Computers in the classroom have created amazing opportunities for learning, but they can also create distractions as well. T...  Read more


AB Tutor v7 is a program developed by AB Software Consulting Ltd. The most used version is 7.3.4, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is ABTutor.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 32.6 MB (34,187,636 bytes). ABUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 61% of users of AB Tutor come from Australia, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abtutor.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ABTutor\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{12643CA3-7BCB-4572-A017-70AB1FD2F81F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 32.6 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AB Tutor v7

  • ABClient.exe - AB Tutor Client Application
  • ABUpdate.exe - AB Tutor Update Application (AB Tutor Application)
  • ABTutor.exe - AB Tutor Application
  • ReStart.exe - AB Tutor (AB ReStart Application)
  • abccad.dll (by AB Consulting) - AB Tutor CAD DLL
  • abchook.dll (by AB Consulting) - AB Tutor Hook DLL
  • ABClientMonitor.exe - AB Client Monitor Service
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtMultimedia4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll
  • mingwm10.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • ABClientMonitor.exe runs as a service named 'Windows Client Helper' (ABCHelper).
  • ABClient.exe runs as a service named 'AB Client Manager' (ABClient).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ABClient.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AB Tutor\ABClient.exe'.

How do I remove AB Tutor?

Quickly and completely remove AB Tutor v7 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall AB Tutor 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 AB Tutor v7, 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 AB Tutor.

Win 10 73%
Win XP 5%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 72.73%
Windows 7 22.73%
Windows XP 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 50.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 20.00%
Windows 10 Education 15.00%
Windows 8 Pro 5.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.00%
Windows 10 Home 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.87% of installs come from Australia
Which countries install it?
  Australia 60.87%
  United States 17.39%
  United Kingdom 13.04%
  New Zealand 4.35%
  Hong Kong 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 28.57%
Lenovo 19.05%
Acer 14.29%
ASUS 4.76%
Common models
LENOVO 23248K5 15.00%
HP 210 G1 PC 15.00%
Dell Latitude E5430 non-v... 10.00%
Dell Inspiron 1122 5.00%
HP Pro x2 612 G1 Tablet 5.00%
HP EliteBook 840 G1 5.00%


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