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Should I remove Cisco Unified Video Advantage?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #39,816
United States Rank #38,134
Reach 0.0025%


VersionDistribution 34.69% 24.49% 2.04% 12.24% 2.04% 20.41% 2.04% 2.04%

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Cisco Unified Video Advantage

What is Cisco Unified Video Advantage?  (from Cisco Systems)

Cisco Unified Video Advantage (formerly Cisco VT Advantage) adds video to your communications experience by providing video telephony functionality to Cisco Unified IP phones (These include select models from the 6900 Series,7900 series, and the Cisco IP Communicator softphone application). With Cisco Unified Video Adv...  Read more


Cisco Unified Video Advantage is a software program developed by Cisco Systems. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named VideoAdvantage.exe. The setup package generally installs about 52 files and is usually about 28.83 MB (30,234,892 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 45% of users of Cisco Unified Video Advantage come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cisco.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unified Video Advantage\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{47DC010B-C89F-4437-A80F-D6407372EBEF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 28.83 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Cisco Unified Video Advantage

Program executable:VideoAdvantage.exe
Name:Cisco Systems Inc. Confidential Demo
Cisco Unified Video Advantage
Path:C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unified Video Advantage\VideoAdvantage.exe
Additional files:
  • CDPdrv.exe - User mode service for Cisco Discovery Protocol Driver (Cisco Discovery Protocol Usermode service)
  • ProblemReport.exe - Cisco Systems Inc. Confidential Demo (Cisco Unified Problem Reporting Tool)
  • VideoAdvantage.exe - Cisco Unified Video Advantage
  • cpve.dll - Cisco Precision Video Engine (CPVE Dynamic Link Library)
  • CiscoVTAdvantage.exe - ?
  • InstallCdpAndAx.exe
  • ProblemReportPlugIn.dll
  • rgssvr.exe
  • eyeBeamAsDLL.dll - eyeBeam SDK 1.1 3025v stamp 60195 (eyebeam DLL)
  • VersionCheck.exe - VersionCheck Application (VersionCheck MFC Application)
  • SensLogonViewer.dll
  • Zip32.dll (by Info-ZIP) - Info-ZIP's WiZ (Info-ZIP's Zip dll)
  • AEC_PC_DLL.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • VideoAdvantage.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unified Video Advantage\VideoAdvantage.exe'.

How do I remove Cisco Unified Video Advantage?

You can uninstall Cisco Unified Video Advantage 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 Unified Video Advantage, 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 Unified Video Advantage.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 10 16%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.22%
Windows XP 22.45%
Windows 10 16.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 34.69%
Windows 7 Enterprise 24.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.16%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 2.04%
Windows 10 Enterprise 2.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.00%
  Italy 11.67%
  Australia 6.67%
  United Arab Emirates 5.00%
  France 3.33%
  Canada 3.33%
  Vietnam 1.67%
  Singapore 1.67%
  South Africa 1.67%
  Brazil 1.67%
  Thailand 1.67%
  Belgium 1.67%
  Russia 1.67%
  Argentina 1.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 54.35%
Hewlett-Packard 28.26%
Lenovo 10.87%
Samsung 4.35%
Compaq 2.17%
Common models
HP ProBook 6470b 6.38%
Dell Latitude E6430 6.38%
Dell Latitude E6410 4.26%
Dell Precision M6600 4.26%
Samsung 900X3C/900X3D/900... 4.26%
Dell Latitude E6420 4.26%

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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