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4% remove it96% keep it
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VersionDistribution 75.00% 25.00%



ActivePerl is a program developed by Ixia. 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 software installer includes 51 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 78% of users of ActivePerl come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ixiacom.com
Help link: www.ixiacom.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ixia\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{D1C19696-875F-4BC9-B0CB-D94B07AE8076}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ActivePerl

  • IxiaSupportService.exe - Ixia Support Service Application
  • logger_plugin.dll - LoggerPlugin Dynamic Link Library
  • ixlogger_vc10.dll - IxLogger Dynamic Link Library
  • eHal.dll - Ixia eHal (eHal)
  • IxAdminAgent.exe - IxAdmin (Ixia admin agent)
  • IxOSTransferTopology.exe - IxOS (Ixia Transfer Topology)
  • app_selector.exe - Ixia Application Selector
  • appinfo.exe - Ixia AppInfo
  • ixialm.exe - Ixia vendor daemon

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • IxAdminAgent.exe runs as a service named 'IxAdminAgent' (IxAdminAgent).
  • IxiaSupportService.exe runs as a service named 'Ixia Support Service' (Ixia Support Service).

How do I remove ActivePerl?

Quickly and completely remove ActivePerl from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ActivePerl 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 ActivePerl, 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 ActivePerl.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win XP 25%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Canada 11.11%
  United Kingdom 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Alienware 25.00%
Common models
HP EliteBook 6930p 25.00%
Dell OptiPlex 990 25.00%
Dell Latitude E6520 25.00%
Alienware M14xR2 25.00%


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