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Should I remove ARX CryptoKit?

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 #16,188
United States Rank #22,794
Reach 0.0165%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.14 days
682.73 days >
Average installed length: 358.72 days


4.9.2 9.69%
4.9.0 4.38%
4.8.15 2.81%
4.8.6 17.19%
4.8.3 7.19%
4.8.2 1.88%
4.8.0 9.06%
4.7.0 0.94%
4.6.4 0.31%
4.6.1 0.31%
4.6.0 0.31%
4.5.5 3.13%
4.5.3 0.94%
4.4.8 1.25%
4.4.3 5.63%
4.4.0 33.13%
4.3.0 1.88%

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ARX CryptoKit

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What is ARX CryptoKit?  (from Algorithmic Research)

Cryptographic algorithms sound complicated, and they might be, but they’re a very important tool for keeping computer systems safe and secure. Without cryptographic algorithms, it may be difficult to determine if your information network is being kept private, or if it’s available for thousands of users to access. ARX’...  Read more


ARX CryptoKit is a program developed by Algorithmic Research. The most used version is 4.4.0, 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 15 files and is usually about 2.46 MB (2,574,826 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 63% of users of ARX CryptoKit come from Israel, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.arx.com/products/security-products/tool-kit-for-cryptographic
Help link: www.arx.com/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ARX\ARX CryptoKit\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F75D2B1D-5309-41DF-BC96-DFC3C3568C1D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.46 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ARX CryptoKit

  • poalim_host.exe - BankHapoalimBiz
  • ARCardMod.dll - CryptoKit (ARX PrivateCard Minidriver)
  • ARCardMod64.dll
  • ARcltsrv.exe - AR Client Service
  • argenie.exe - AR Genie - Administration Tool
  • argenie64.exe
  • DlmLoad.exe - DLM loader for Private Safe reader
  • phl.exe - PKCS11 Sample Program
  • phl64.exe
  • pkcs12util.exe - AR PKCS12 Import and Export Utility
  • pkcs12util64.exe
  • PrInsth2kXp.exe - PrInsth2kXp

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • ARcltsrv.exe runs as a service named 'ARcltsrv' (ARcltsrv) "ARX Client Service".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.95 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000975936%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00006037%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003722%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:6,565,846
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:19 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove ARX CryptoKit?

Quickly and completely remove ARX CryptoKit from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ARX CryptoKit 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 ARX CryptoKit, 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 ARX CryptoKit.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.44%
Windows 10 20.00%
Windows XP 14.69%
Windows Vista 1.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.84%
Windows 7 Professional 23.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.47%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.52%
Windows 8.1 5.97%
Windows 10 Home 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.82% of installs come from Israel
Which countries install it?
  Israel 62.82%
  United States 22.77%
  United Kingdom 2.59%
  Germany 1.73%
  Croatia 1.73%
  Philippines 1.44%
  Canada 1.15%
  Australia 0.86%
  Netherlands 0.86%
  Belgium 0.58%
  New Zealand 0.29%
  Portugal 0.29%
  Austria 0.29%
  Nicaragua 0.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.71%
Hewlett-Packard 17.70%
ASUS 9.09%
Lenovo 9.09%
Intel 8.61%
Acer 6.22%
Toshiba 3.83%
Samsung 2.39%
American Megatrends 1.44%
Sony 0.48%
Sahara 0.48%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.38%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.65%
Dell OptiPlex 990 2.92%
ASUS All Series 2.19%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.19%
MSI MS-7592 2.19%


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