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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,727
United States Rank #2,699
Reach 0.1705%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.54 days
45.52 days >
Average installed length: 23.92 days


VersionDistribution 2.93% 9.45% 0.04% 0.92% 5.31% 13.09% 10.87% 1.05% 1.80% 1.92% 10.50% 1.76% 1.76% 0.17% 1.67% 11.54% 1.80% 8.70% 2.05% 4.60% 2.80% 0.17% 0.63% 3.47% 0.50% 0.29% 0.21%

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Alienware On-Screen Display

What is Alienware On-Screen Display?

This package provides Alienware On Screen Display Application and is supported on Alienware Notebook Alienware 14, Alienware 17 and Alienware 18 running the following Windows Operating Systems: Windows 7 and 8.


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. The primary executable is named AlienwareOn-ScreenDisplay.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 2.25 MB (2,357,872 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Alienware On-Screen Display\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\1050\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{831E13F4-3D72-4427-9C4C-A998E5952E7E}
Estimated size: 2.25 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Alienware On-Screen Display

Program executable:AlienwareOn-ScreenDisplay.exe
Name:Alienware On-Screen Display
Path:C:\Program Files\Alienware On-Screen Display\AlienwareOn-ScreenDisplay.exe
Additional files:
  • QSResource.dll - Dell QuickSet (QuickSet Resource DLL)
  • AlienwareOn-ScreenDisplay.exe - Alienware On-Screen Display
  • EMSC.dll - EMSC Dynamic Link Library (EMSC DLL)
  • VistaLaterAPI.dll
  • CCBiosSupportAPI.dll - CCBiosSupportAPI

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • AlienwareOn-ScreenDisplay.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AlienwareOn-ScreenDisplay' which loads as C:\Program Files\Alienware On-Screen Display\AlienwareOn-ScreenDisplay.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:9.07 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000359802%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002476%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00001122%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Alienware On-Screen Display?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 8 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.73%
Windows 8 40.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.25%
Windows 8.1 18.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.46%
Windows 10 Home 5.66%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.82%
Windows 7 Professional 4.82%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.20%
  Canada 6.37%
  Australia 4.01%
  United Kingdom 3.85%
  France 3.47%
  Germany 2.26%
  Mexico 1.05%
  Singapore 0.83%
  Norway 0.76%
  Netherlands 0.73%
  Belgium 0.70%
  Italy 0.67%
  Malaysia 0.64%
  Sweden 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Alienware 99.79%
Dell 0.08%
Hewlett-Packard 0.08%
ASUS 0.04%
Common models
Alienware Alienware 14 16.41%
Alienware M14xR2 15.24%
Alienware Alienware 17 15.16%
Alienware M17xR4 12.93%
Alienware M14xR1 8.73%
Alienware M17xR3 7.51%

About Dell

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Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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