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Should I remove ASUS Screen Saver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #515
United States Rank #780
Reach 1.2872%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.18 days
359.37 days >
Average installed length: 188.82 days


2.1.0 3.57%
2.0.8 6.79%
2.0.7 0.11%
2.0.5 2.16%
2.0.4 1.06%
2.0.3 2.79%
1.0.3 16.29%
1.0.2 16.49%
1.0.1 45.75%
1.0.0 4.99%

Other programs by ASUS

ASUS Screen Saver

What is ASUS Screen Saver?

This is the default screen saver factory installed for various ASUS PC models.


ASUS Screen Saver is a software program developed by ASUS. The most common release is 1.0.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named cltmng.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 534.5 KB (547,328 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 8.1. While about 39% of users of ASUS Screen Saver come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\searchprotect\searchprotect\bin
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{0FBEEDF8-30FA-4FA3-B31F-C9C7E7E8DFA2}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 534.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ASUS Screen Saver

Program executable:cltmng.exe
Name:Search Protect
Path:C:\Program Files\searchprotect\searchprotect\bin\cltmng.exe
Additional files:
  • SPTool64.exe (by Client Connect LTD) - Search Protect
  • SPVC32.dll (by Client Connect LTD)
  • SPVC32Loader.dll
  • SPVC64.dll
  • SPVC64Loader.dll
  • _22E529AC7FB5F35D1ECE71.exe
  • _28D23A78430C9AC32ABA4B.exe
  • _307A3AB78402A3EB052E5D.exe
  • _3ED895A8FC9A9D70FBBFDB.exe
  • _853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe

How do I remove ASUS Screen Saver?

You can uninstall ASUS Screen Saver 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 ASUS Screen Saver, 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 ASUS Screen Saver.

Win 10 100%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 99.96%
Windows 7 0.03%
Windows XP 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 48.08%
Windows 10 Home 23.30%
Windows 8 11.21%
Windows 8.1 Connected 5.59%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.18%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 2.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.19%
  Italy 12.94%
  France 8.29%
  United Kingdom 4.24%
  Germany 4.00%
  Canada 3.25%
  Australia 2.35%
  Netherlands 2.26%
  Brazil 2.11%
  Spain 1.71%
  Sweden 1.49%
  Portugal 1.21%
  Belgium 1.11%
  Norway 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 99.94%
Lenovo 0.02%
Hewlett-Packard 0.02%
Dell 0.01%
Medion 0.00%
Acer 0.00%
Sahara 0.00%
Common models
ASUSTeK X551MA 6.99%
ASUSTeK X550CC 5.34%
ASUSTeK X550CA 4.44%
ASUSTeK T100TA 3.96%
ASUSTeK X553MA 3.41%
ASUSTeK X550LD 3.08%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com


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