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Should I remove Air Display Support?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,880
United States Rank #9,039
Reach 0.0368%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.99 days
235.77 days >
Average installed length: 123.88 days


VersionDistribution 7.02% 30.03% 4.27%
1.8.10 2.89%
1.8.7 21.21%
1.8.6 0.14%
1.7.0 19.01%
1.6.4 3.03%
1.6.1 2.34%
1.5.2 4.55%
1.5.1 1.10%
1.5.0 1.24%
1.4.0 0.83%
1.3.4 0.41%
1.3.3 0.83%
1.3.0 0.69%
1.2.2 0.28%
1.2.1 0.14%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Avatron Software, Inc

Air Display Support

What is Air Display Support?  (from Avatron Software, Inc)

Air Display is an app that lets you connect an iPad, Android tablet, or Mac or Windows computer as a secondary display to a primary Mac or PC desktop using your wireless network. By default Air Display is set to function in Extended Desktop mode, which will have the display device behave just like an additional screen...  Read more


Air Display Support is a program developed by Avatron Software, Inc. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 38 files and is usually about 4.07 MB (4,263,936 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 51% of users of Air Display Support come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avatron.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\avatron\air display
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0F6ADECE-2E70-4D89-A4CC-8F07FD538D6F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.07 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Air Display Support

  • airdisplay.exe - Air Display Support
  • setupdrv.exe - Air Display Setup
  • avthelper.exe - Air Display
  • avtscrc.exe
  • avstyluskmdf.sys - Air Stylus KMDF Driver (Air Stylus Driver)
  • airdisplay.dll - Air Display Driver
  • airdisplaymirror.dll
  • airdisplaywddm.dll
  • avpcifilter.sys - Avatron PCI Bus Device Filter
  • avvideocard.sys - AVVideoCard Miniport Driver
  • avwddmminiport.sys - AVWDDMMiniPort Miniport Driver
  • winsparkle.dll (by winsparkle.org) - WinSparkle (WinSparkle updater)
  • ad_intl_res.dll
  • avthelperexe.exe
  • winlogger.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • avthelper.exe runs as a service named 'AVTHelper' (AVTHelper) "Air Display Support".
Startup File (User Run)
  • airdisplay.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Air Display Support' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Avatron\Air Display\AirDisplay.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • airdisplay.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Avatron\Air Display\AirDisplay.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.77 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000616149%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002850%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003311%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:25,264
8,062,084 average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:1.09 MB
Kernel CPU:0.00000089%
CPU cycles/sec:75

How do I remove Air Display Support?

You can uninstall Air Display Support 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 Air Display Support, 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 Air Display Support.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.54%
Windows 10 35.03%
Windows Vista 2.34%
Windows XP 1.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.50%
Windows 7 Professional 13.26%
Windows 8.1 7.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.63%
Windows 10 Home 4.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.59%
  United Kingdom 6.56%
  France 4.33%
  Germany 3.86%
  Canada 3.28%
  Australia 3.28%
  Italy 2.81%
  Netherlands 2.11%
  Brazil 1.99%
  Belgium 1.41%
  Japan 1.29%
  Spain 1.05%
  Mexico 0.82%
  South Africa 0.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.50%
Hewlett-Packard 24.32%
ASUS 12.05%
Acer 12.05%
Lenovo 4.55%
Toshiba 3.41%
Samsung 2.73%
Alienware 1.82%
Apple 1.14%
MSI 1.14%
Intel 0.91%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.18%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.83%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.39%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.39%
MSI MS-7522 1.91%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.44%


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