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Should I remove CSC Update Service?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,424
Reach 0.0044%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.84 days
437.77 days >
Average installed length: 230.02 days


13.00.0001 14.52%
12.07.0000 46.77%
12.06.0000 14.52%
12.04.0000 14.52%
12.01.0000 3.23%
12.00.0000 4.84%
11.00.0000 1.61%

Typically installed together

CSC Update Service


CSC Update Service is a program developed by CSC (UK). The most used version is 12.07.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 2.59 MB (2,713,808 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 33% of users of CSC Update Service come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in Malaysia and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cscworld.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\CSC\Update Service\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{724ED489-07B8-4D7B-A4DF-C30809BC0C7D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.59 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by CSC Update Service

  • CSCUpdateServiceLib.dll - CSCUpdateService (CSC Update Service)
  • CSCSettings.dll - CSC Settings

How do I remove CSC Update Service?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.29%
Windows 8 25.81%
Windows XP 8.06%
Windows Vista 4.84%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 24.59%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.31%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.20%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.20%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.56%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.79% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 32.79%
  Malaysia 14.75%
  United States 11.48%
  Australia 4.92%
  India 4.92%
  SO 1.64%
  BD 1.64%
  Ireland 1.64%
  Israel 1.64%
  HT 1.64%
  BG 1.64%
  Colombia 1.64%
  Mexico 1.64%
  New Zealand 1.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.85%
Dell 21.15%
Acer 9.62%
Toshiba 7.69%
ASUS 7.69%
Intel 3.85%
Lenovo 3.85%
Sony 3.85%
Apple 1.92%
Compaq 1.92%
Samsung 1.92%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.92%
TOSHIBA Satellite L510 1.96%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 1.96%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 1.96%
Dell Vostro 260 1.96%
Acer Veriton M498G 1.96%


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