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Should I remove APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #44,777
United States Rank #38,130
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Versions

VersionDistribution
8.5.1.601 8.11%
8.5.0.626 5.41%
1 86.49%

APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent

Overview

APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent is a program developed by APC. The most used version is 1, 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 installer includes 50 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Server 2003. While about 59% of users of APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\APC\PowerChute Business Edition
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent

  • console.exe - APC PowerChute Business Edition Console
  • pbeserver.exe - APC PowerChute Business Edition Server
  • pbeagent.exe - APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent
  • libapc32.dll - APC modified Open SSL v0.9.6m
  • sslapc32.dll
  • dac.exe
  • mso.exe
  • upslist.exe (by American Power Conversion) - APC PowerChute Business Edition Device List
  • wizard.exe (by American Power Conversion) - APC PowerChute Business Edition Wizard

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • pbeserver.exe runs as a service named 'APC PBE Server' (APCPBEServer) "APC PowerChute Business Edition Server".
  • pbeagent.exe runs as a service named 'APC PBE Agent' (APCPBEAgent) "APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent".

How do I remove APC PowerChute Business Edition Agent?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win 7 3%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 43.24%
Windows Server 2003 16.22%
Windows XP 16.22%
Windows Vista 13.51%
Windows 10 10.81%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.44%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 11.11%
Windows 10 Pro 5.56%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.70%
  France 6.52%
  Poland 6.52%
  Czech Republic 4.35%
  Italy 4.35%
  South Africa 2.17%
  Thailand 2.17%
  Belgium 2.17%
  RS 2.17%
  Australia 2.17%
  Russia 2.17%
  Argentina 2.17%
  Germany 2.17%
  United Kingdom 2.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.38%
Hewlett-Packard 20.69%
GIGABYTE 10.34%
Intel 6.90%
American Megatrends 6.90%
Apple 3.45%
Sony 3.45%
ASUS 3.45%
Toshiba 3.45%
Common models
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 10.34%
Dell PowerEdge 1900 3.45%
Dell OptiPlex 9020 3.45%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 3.45%
Mustek6376 MST6376 Mecer 3.45%
IBM IBM System x -[79473A... 3.45%

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