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4% remove it96% keep it
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AT&T Self Support Tool

What is AT&T Self Support Tool?

The AT&T Self Support Tool is provided to AT&T users to help troubleshoot and configure the service as well as attached devices. It is designed to run various diagnostics on the PC and teh Internet service in order to correct any connection issues.


It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named att.exe. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 4.29 MB (4,499,596 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.att.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\att-sst
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ATT-SST\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AT&T Self Support Tool

Program executable:att.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\at&t\self support tool\att.exe
Additional files:
  • pcBrowser.exe (by Alcatel-Lucent) - McciBrowser (mcci+McciBrowser)
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • pcBrowser.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1214AB3B-6F9C-431F-BC65-B24A0DA065A8}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • pcBrowser.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ATT-SST' and executes as C:\Program Files\ATT-SST\pcBrowser.exe -AppKey=ATT-SST -URL=filC://C:\Program Files\ATT-SST\OCB\0ec71cad-b0fa-4420-9a1f-e0a85e055d87\Start.htm?VendorID=ATT-SST,isHidden=false,ConnectivityRequired=true.

How do I remove AT&T Self Support Tool?

You can uninstall AT&T Self Support Tool 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 Self Support Tool, 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 Self Support Tool.

Win Vista (SP2) 41%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 46.96%
Windows 7 30.39%
Windows XP 19.34%
Windows 10 3.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 42.37%
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.21%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.65%
Windows 10 Home 3.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.82%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.36%
  United Kingdom 0.32%
  Singapore 0.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.36%
Dell 32.17%
Gateway 9.79%
Toshiba 9.09%
Acer 5.59%
Intel 2.80%
American Megatrends 2.80%
ASUS 1.40%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.82%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.29%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.29%
Dell Dell DM061 2.29%
Dell Dimension E521 2.29%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 2.29%


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