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Should I remove CVSNT?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,377
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VersionDistribution 1.72%
2.0.51 98.28%

Typically installed together


What is CVSNT?  (from March Hare Software Ltd)

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CVSNT is a program developed by March Hare Software Ltd. The most used version is 2.0.51, 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 main program executable is cvs.exe. The software installer includes 52 files and is usually about 5.81 MB (6,090,173 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 32% of users of CVSNT come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cvsnt.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\cvsnt\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\cvsnt\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 5.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CVSNT

Program executable:cvs.exe
cvsnt Client/Server
Path:C:\Program Files\cvsnt\cvs.exe
Additional files:
  • cvs.dll - cvsnt (cvsnt Client/Server)
  • cvsagent.exe - cvsnt password agent
  • cvsapi.dll - cvsnt generic API
  • cvsservice.exe - cvsnt service
  • cvstools.dll - cvsnt hepler application API
  • extnt.dll - extnt protoocl wrapper
  • extnt.exe
  • WorkspaceViewer.exe - Workspace Viewer
  • u3dapi10.dll - U3 Platform SDK 1.0 (U3 Device API (DAPI))
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Uninstaller)
  • SetACL.exe - SetACL (SetACL 2)
  • chkmanifest.exe
  • co.exe
  • cvsdiag.exe
  • cvslock.exe
  • genkey.exe
  • libeay32_vc71.dll
  • libmysql.dll
  • mdnsclient.dll
  • plink.dll
  • postinst.exe
  • rcsdiff.exe
  • rlog.exe
  • setci.exe
  • ssleay32_vc71.dll
  • su.exe
  • uninsthlp.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • cvsservice.exe runs as a service named 'CVSNT' (CVSNT) "CVSNT Service 2.5.03 (Scorpio) Build 2382".
  • cvslock.exe runs as a service named 'CVSNT Locking Service' (CVSLock) "CVSNT Locking Service 2.5.03 (Scorpio) Build 2382".

How do I remove CVSNT?

You can uninstall CVSNT 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 CVSNT, 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 CVSNT.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.79%
Windows 10 25.86%
Windows XP 10.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 35.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.28%
Windows 7 Enterprise 12.28%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.77%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.39%
  India 9.86%
  Germany 5.63%
  Canada 5.63%
  Israel 4.23%
  Hungary 4.23%
  Hong Kong 2.82%
  Singapore 2.82%
  Brazil 2.82%
  France 2.82%
  Czech Republic 2.82%
  Saudi Arabia 2.82%
  United Kingdom 2.82%
  TN 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.19%
Lenovo 20.75%
Hewlett-Packard 18.87%
Acer 9.43%
Intel 5.66%
Sony 3.77%
Samsung 3.77%
Toshiba 1.89%
Common models
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 3.92%
Dell OptiPlex 990 3.92%
Dell OptiPlex 9020 3.92%
LENOVO 20A70022HV 3.92%
TOSHIBA Satellite L650 1.96%
Sony VPCZ23C5E 1.96%


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