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Should I remove AdvancedRemoteInfo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,011
Reach 0.0093%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.11 days
298.29 days >
Average installed length: 156.73 days


1000 91.54%
0703 3.85%
0702 0.77%
0658 2.31%
0657 0.77%
0641 0.77%


What is AdvancedRemoteInfo?

AdvancedRemoteInfo shows various information about remote Windows PCs.

About  (from MasterBootRecord.de / Matthias Zirngibl)

AdvancedRemoteInfo allows you to gather various information about a remote Windows PC on the network. It includes information about hardware, installed software, network configuration, shares and printers, users and much more. You can also interact with the remote machine and terminate processes, start/stop services, s...  Read more


AdvancedRemoteInfo is a software program developed by MasterBootRecord.de / Matthias Zirngibl. The most common release is 1000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named ari.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 17.1 MB (17,932,252 bytes). The installed file ARIUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 76% of users of AdvancedRemoteInfo come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Switzerland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: masterbootrecord.de/docs/advancedremoteinfo.php
Help link: MasterBootRecord.de/docs/advancedremoteinfo.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AdvancedRemoteInfo\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AdvancedRemoteInfo\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 17.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AdvancedRemoteInfo

Program executable:ari.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\advancedremoteinfo\ari.exe
Additional files:
  • DetectLockedWorkstation.exe - DetectLockedWorkstation
  • ARIUpdate.exe - ARIUpdate
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • ARIShell.exe - ARIShell
  • ARIExec.exe (by http://masterbootrecord.de) - ARIExec
  • Down.exe (by LoSOFT Softwaretechnik) - LSTools (shutdown, reboot, hibernate or logoff local or remote computer)
  • screen.exe - screen
  • blat.dll (by http://www.blat.net/) - Blat (A Win32 DLL eMail tool)
  • blat.exe (by http://www.blat.net/) - A Win32 command line eMail tool
  • ARIWake.exe
  • wget.exe

How do I remove AdvancedRemoteInfo?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.62%
Windows 8 16.92%
Windows XP 13.08%
Windows Vista 5.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.15%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.08%
Windows 7 Professional 12.31%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.62%
Windows 8.1 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.30% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 76.30%
  United States 9.63%
  Switzerland 5.19%
  Austria 4.44%
  Belgium 1.48%
  Greece 0.74%
  Netherlands 0.74%
  Czech Republic 0.74%
  Hungary 0.74%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 25.33%
Dell 22.67%
Acer 16.00%
Hewlett-Packard 12.00%
Intel 6.67%
Lenovo 4.00%
Toshiba 1.33%
Samsung 1.33%
MSI 1.33%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7708 3.92%
MEDIONPC MS-7646 2.94%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.94%
Dell Studio 1537 1.96%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 1.96%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 1.96%


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