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Should I remove Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,363
Reach 0.0179%


VersionDistribution 0.85% 2.84% 0.85% 2.84% 1.99% 54.83% 3.69% 0.57% 0.57% 7.39% 0.85% 0.57% 5.40% 2.84% 1.70% 0.28% 7.67% 1.42% 2.84%

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Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA is a software program developed by TOSHIBA. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 54.71 MB (57,367,268 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 83% of users of Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA come from Portugal, it is also popular in Brazil and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA HDD SSD Alert\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D4322448-B6AF-4316-B859-D8A0E84DCB38}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 54.71 MB
Language: Portuguese (Portugal)

Program filesFiles installed by Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA

  • TosCPCBackup.exe - Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA (TosBackup.exe.mui)
  • TosSSDAlert.exe
  • TReport.dll - TOSHIBA PC Health Monitor
  • TosBackup.dll - TOSHIBA HDD SSD Alert
  • TosReg.dll
  • TosSENotify.exe - TosSENotify.exe.mui
  • TosSmart.dll
  • TosSmartSrv.exe
  • TosWaitSrv.exe
  • TosIPCWraper.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TosSSDAlert.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6627464C-01BC-4B2F-937E-7A670F548DA9}' (runs on registration).
  • TosSmartSrv.exe runs as a service named 'Servizio TOSHIBA HDD SSD Alert' (TOSHIBA HDD SSD Alert Service).
Startup File (User Run)
  • TosWaitSrv.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'TosSENotify' and executes as C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA HDD SSD Alert\TosWaitSrv.exe.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • TosWaitSrv.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TosSENotify' which loads as C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA HDD SSD Alert\TosWaitSrv.exe.
  • TosSENotify.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TosSENotify' which loads as C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA HDD SSD Alert\TosSENotify.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.51 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002413377%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00016045%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00008089%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:17,030
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:3.9 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:3.83 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:3.08 MB
Total CPU:0.0007010931%
Kernel CPU:0.00048807%
User CPU:0.00021303%
CPU cycles/sec:597,463
I/O reads/min:2.46 KB
I/O writes/min:2.43 KB

How do I remove Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA?

You can uninstall Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA 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 Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA, 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 Alerta de HDD/SSD TOSHIBA.

Win 7 (SP1) 81%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? 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 87.54%
Windows 10 9.92%
Windows Vista 2.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 68.29%
Windows 7 Professional 8.29%
Windows 10 Home 8.29%
Windows 7 Starter 6.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.82% of installs come from Portugal
Which countries install it?
  Portugal 82.82%
  Brazil 5.63%
  United States 4.51%
  France 1.41%
  United Kingdom 1.13%
  AO 0.56%
  CV 0.56%
  Spain 0.56%
  Australia 0.28%
  Sweden 0.28%
  Belgium 0.28%
  Ireland 0.28%
  Hungary 0.28%
  MZ 0.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 98.54%
Dell 0.58%
Acer 0.29%
Lenovo 0.29%
Hewlett-Packard 0.29%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L650 17.78%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 14.58%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 12.24%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660D 5.83%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro C66... 2.92%


Toshiba electronics, electrical equipment and information technology corporation that is a diversified manufacturer of electrical products, spanning information and communications equipment and systems, electronic components and materials, power systems, Internet-based solutions and services, industrial and social infrastructure systems, and household appliances.
Publisher URL: www.toshiba.com


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