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Should I remove Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,114
United States Rank #2,224
Reach 0.3053%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.02 days
295.47 days >
Average installed length: 155.24 days


VersionDistribution 0.81% 0.37% 0.78% 0.02% 0.17% 1.86% 0.12% 5.62% 1.18% 6.78% 0.85% 11.28% 9.62% 11.73% 2.34% 4.05% 2.38% 9.34% 0.02% 0.12% 10.63% 2.39% 0.53% 0.12% 2.34% 0.75% 13.74% 0.07%

Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver

What is Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver?

Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver enables users to read from or write to supported removable storage cards, which are typically used in digital cameras, digital music players, and cellular phones.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named SCPwrSetSvr.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 900.86 KB (922,477 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.alcormicro.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AlcorMicro\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F24F876B-7D71-4BD6-88E9-614D3BB84228}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -removeonly
Estimated size: 900.86 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver

Program executable:SCPwrSetSvr.exe
Name:SCPwrSet Service
Path:C:\Program Files\AlcorMicro\SCPwrSetSvr.exe
Additional files:
  • SzCcid.dll (by Generic) - Usb SmartCard Reader Driver Coinstaller
  • SzCcidV1800.dll (by Generic)
  • SzCcidV1900.dll
  • SCPwrSetSvr.exe - SCPwrSet Service
  • SZCCID.sys - USB CCID Driver
  • AlcGener.sys
  • CTAlc001.dll
  • HBCIInst.exe

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.06 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00001560%
0.016088% average

How do I remove Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver?

You can uninstall Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver 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 Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver, 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 Alcor Micro Smart Card Reader Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.16%
Windows 10 28.21%
Windows XP 1.54%
Windows Vista 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 58.76%
Windows 10 Pro 13.91%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.22%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.05%
Windows 7 Home Premium 2.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.38%
  France 4.12%
  Netherlands 3.46%
  Italy 3.12%
  Germany 3.08%
  United Kingdom 2.94%
  Canada 2.60%
  Norway 2.41%
  Sweden 2.23%
  Switzerland 1.70%
  Belgium 1.68%
  Spain 1.59%
  Australia 1.33%
  Finland 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 88.96%
Lenovo 4.25%
ASUS 2.92%
Dell 1.54%
Acer 1.06%
Compaq 0.40%
Intel 0.21%
Common models
HP EliteBook 8460p 7.16%
HP ProBook 6560b 6.88%
HP ProBook 650 G1 5.50%
HP ProBook 6570b 5.40%
HP EliteBook 8470p 4.97%
HP EliteBook 8560w 4.37%

About (from Alcor Micro Corp.)

Established in 1996, Alcor Micro Corporation is a Taiwan based, fabless IC Design Company with operations located globally.
Publisher URL: www.alcormicro.com


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