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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,125
United States Rank #31,614
Reach 0.0055%


25.00.000 0.92%
2.5 85.32%
2.4 4.59%
2.3.2 4.59%
2.3 3.67%
2.2 0.92%

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Cisco SDM

What is Cisco SDM?

Cisco Router and Security Device Manager (SDM) is a Web-based device-management tool for Cisco routers that can improve the productivity of network managers, simplify router deployments, and help troubleshoot complex network and VPN connectivity issues.

About  (from Cisco Systems)

Cisco SDM supports a wide range of Cisco IOS Software releases and is available free of charge on Cisco router models from Cisco 830 Series to Cisco 7301. It ships preinstalled on all new Cisco 850 Series, Cisco 870 Series, Cisco 1800 Series, Cisco 2800 Series, and Cisco 3800 Series integrated services routers.

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The most used version is 2.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is SDMLauncher.exe. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 8.15 MB (8,545,568 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Cisco Systems.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\Cisco SDM\
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0
Estimated size: 8.15 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Cisco SDM

Program executable:SDMLauncher.exe
Name:SDMLauncher Application
SDMLauncher MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\Cisco SDM\SDMLauncher.exe
  • SDMLauncher.exe - SDMLauncher Application (SDMLauncher MFC Application)

How do I remove Cisco SDM?

You can uninstall Cisco SDM 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 Cisco SDM, 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 Cisco SDM.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.82%
Windows 10 22.73%
Windows XP 10.00%
Windows Vista 5.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 27.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.93%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.93%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.09%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.34%
Windows 8 Pro 6.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.19%
  MA 4.27%
  United Kingdom 4.27%
  France 3.42%
  India 3.42%
  Spain 3.42%
  Australia 2.56%
  Russia 2.56%
  Iran 2.56%
  Saudi Arabia 2.56%
  Chile 1.71%
  NG 1.71%
  DZ 1.71%
  Pakistan 1.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.94%
Dell 23.61%
Lenovo 12.50%
Toshiba 6.94%
ASUS 5.56%
Samsung 5.56%
Acer 4.17%
Intel 2.78%
American Megatrends 2.78%
Sony 1.39%
Common models
Samsung 350V5C/351V5C/354... 2.15%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 2.15%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.15%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.15%
Zinox Technologies Ltd W2... 1.08%

About Cisco Systems

Cisco designs, manufactures, & sells networking equipment whose portfolio of products & services is focused on market segments, Enterprise & Service Provider, Small Business & the Home.
Publisher URL: www.cisco.com


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