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Should I remove Accelerometer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,632
United States Rank #4,818
Reach 0.0864%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.09 days
651.59 days >
Average installed length: 342.36 days


VersionDistribution 1.08% 0.72% 16.38% 3.77% 2.39% 2.63% 0.78% 0.24% 0.18% 1.26% 20.68% 5.20% 0.96% 41.18% 1.79% 0.78%


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What is Accelerometer?  (from STMicroelectronics)

ST's state-of-the-art MEMS accelerometers include analog and digital sensors featuring up to ±400g acceleration full scale and from 1.71 to 3.6 V supply voltage. The small size and embedded features of ST’s accelerometers make them an ideal choice for handheld portable applications such as cell phones and PDAs, or any ...  Read more


Accelerometer is a program developed by STMicroelectronics. The most used version is, 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 main program executable is addfltr.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 2.61 MB (2,739,876 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 53% of users of Accelerometer come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ST.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\STMicroelectronics\Accelerometer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{87434D51-51DB-4109-B68F-A829ECDCF380}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 2.61 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Accelerometer

Program executable:addfltr.exe
Name:Windows (R) Codename Longhorn DDK driver
Microsoft add/remove filter drivers sample utility
Path:C:\Program Files\STMicroelectronics\Accelerometer\addfltr.exe
Additional files:
  • drvInst.exe (by Windows (R) Codename Longhorn DDK provider) - Windows (R) Codename Longhorn DDK driver (Windows Setup API)
  • install.exe (by Windows (R) Codename Longhorn DDK provider) - Install Program for Windows 2000 Drivers
  • gpdRead.exe
  • gpdWrite.exe
  • InstallFilterService.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • InstallFilterService.exe runs as a service named 'FF Install Filter Service' (InstallFilterService) "This service installs the FF filter on IDE disks found in the system".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.31 MB
21.09 MB average
CPU cycles/sec:480
8,062,084 average

How do I remove Accelerometer?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 84%
Win XP 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 92.29%
Windows 10 6.09%
Windows XP 1.08%
Windows Vista 0.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.96%
Windows 7 Professional 22.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.19%
Windows 10 Home 3.00%
Windows 10 Pro 1.26%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.92%
  Germany 5.94%
  United Kingdom 5.84%
  Brazil 3.46%
  France 3.27%
  Canada 3.23%
  Netherlands 1.87%
  Australia 1.78%
  India 1.36%
  Iran 1.31%
  Argentina 1.31%
  Belgium 1.08%
  Italy 1.03%
  Spain 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 64.76%
Samsung 25.30%
Alienware 9.25%
Hewlett-Packard 0.31%
Acer 0.25%
ASUS 0.06%
Intel 0.06%
Common models
Dell Studio 1558 29.50%
Samsung 530U3BI/530U4BI/5... 15.84%
Dell Vostro 3500 7.62%
Dell Vostro 3700 4.47%
Dell Studio 1569 3.93%
Alienware M11x 3.63%

Publisher URL: www.st.com


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