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Should I remove BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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VersionDistribution 10.00% 5.00% 5.00% 15.00% 5.00% 45.00% 5.00% 10.00%

BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client


BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client is a program developed by BeyondTrust Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 installer includes 29 files and is usually about 35.48 MB (37,199,815 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 88% of users of BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Finland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.beyondtrust.com
Help link: www.beyondtrust.com/Technical-Support.aspx?section=Technical-Support
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{3E661B17-A65A-4E7D-868F-210A66259BAE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 35.48 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client

  • dsmmf.exe
  • dsmmfres_de.dll
  • dsmmfres_es.dll
  • dsmmfres_fr.dll
  • dsmmfres_ja.dll
  • dsmmfres_ko.dll
  • dsmmfres_zh.dll
  • dsmmfres_zh_cn.dll
  • hpqwmiex.exe (by Hewlett-Packard Company) - hpqwmiex Module
  • JuniperCompMgrInstaller.exe (by Juniper Networks) - Juniper Component Manager (Juniper Component Manager Installer)
  • JuniperSetupClient.exe (by Juniper Networks) - Juniper Setup Client
  • JuniperSetupClientDLL64.dll - Juniper Setup Client DLL
  • JuniperSetupClientOCX.exe - Juniper Setup Client ActiveX Installer
  • JuniperSetupClientOCX64.exe - Juniper Setup Client 64-bit ActiveX Installer
  • JuniperSetupDLL.dll
  • JuniperSetupXP.exe
  • M4-Capture.exe
  • M4-Service.exe
  • setupResource_de.dll - Juniper Setup Client Resource Dll
  • setupResource_en.dll
  • setupResource_es.dll
  • setupResource_fr.dll
  • setupResource_ja.dll
  • setupResource_ko.dll
  • setupResource_zh.dll
  • setupResource_zh_cn.dll
  • swt-win32-3448.dll (by Eclipse Foundation) - Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT for Windows native library)
  • uninstall.exe - Juniper Setup Client Uninstaller

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • M4-Service.exe runs as a service named 'M4-Service' (M4-Service) "Mikogo4 service.".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.57 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000008164%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000066%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000016%
0.015104% average
Memory:5.05 MB
Total CPU:0.0000104123%
Kernel CPU:0.00000314%
User CPU:0.00000727%
CPU cycles/sec:44,771

How do I remove BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client?

You can uninstall BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client 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 BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client, 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 BeyondTrust PowerBroker Desktops Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 95%
Win XP 5%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 95.00%
Windows XP 5.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 90.00%
Windows 7 Professional 5.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.88%
  Belgium 3.03%
  Finland 3.03%
  Saudi Arabia 3.03%
  Hungary 3.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 55.00%
Hewlett-Packard 35.00%
Lenovo 5.00%
Toshiba 5.00%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6420 15.00%
Dell Latitude E6430 10.00%
HP EliteBook 8460p 10.00%
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 5.00%
HP EliteBook 8560p 5.00%
Dell Latitude E6410 5.00%


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