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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #18,169
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1.5.11 100.00%

AT&T Internet Security Wizard 1.5.11

What is AT&T Internet Security Wizard?  (from AT&T)

Keep your computer running safely by downloading and installing the AT&T Internet Security Suite powered by McAfee. AT&T Internet Security Suite powered by McAfee gives you an extra level of protection between you and malware, trojans, and hackers. All AT&T U-verse customers and AT&T DSL customers with Internet speeds ...  Read more


AT&T Internet Security Wizard 1.5.11 is a program developed by AT&T. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The programs's main executable is isw.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 6.13 MB of memory. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 3.14 MB (3,291,339 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. While about 99% of users of AT&T Internet Security Wizard come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: att.software.yahoo.com/choice.php
Help link: home.bellsouth.net/security
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AT&T\Internet Security Wizard\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AT&T\Internet Security Wizard\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AT&T Internet Security Wizard 1.5.11

Program executable:isw.exe
Name:AT&T Internet Security Wizard
Signed by:Radialpoint
Path:C:\Program Files\at&t\internet security wizard\isw.exe
Additional files:
  • ISWComHandler.exe (by Radialpoint) - Client Gateway 1.5.11
  • RpSpaWshComAgent.dll (by Radialpoint)
  • StopATTInternetSecurityWizard.exe
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ISW.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ISW.exe' which loads as "C:\Program Files\AT&T\Internet Security Wizard\ISW.exe" /AUTORUN.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.13 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0005481477%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00024237%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00030577%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:193,767
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:2.32 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:30 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove AT&T Internet Security Wizard?

You can uninstall AT&T Internet Security Wizard 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 AT&T Internet Security Wizard 1.5.11, 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 AT&T Internet Security Wizard.

Win Vista (SP2) 63%
Win XP 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 71.83%
Windows XP 18.31%
Windows 7 8.45%
Windows 10 1.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 58.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.57%
Windows Vista Home Basic 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.29%
Windows 10 Home 1.43%
Windows 7 Professional 1.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.20%
  United Kingdom 0.80%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.82%
Dell 30.88%
Acer 11.76%
Gateway 7.35%
Toshiba 7.35%
Sony 4.41%
Sahara 1.47%
Intel 1.47%
American Megatrends 1.47%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530s 6.15%
Compaq-Presario NC696AA-A... 3.08%
Dell Inspiron 1501 3.08%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.08%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.08%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 3.08%

Publisher URL: www.att.com


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