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Should I remove Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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VersionDistribution 87.50% 12.50%

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Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64


Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64 is a software program developed by Citrix Systems. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 7.88 MB (8,262,656 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 36% of users of Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64 come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\citrix\group policy\client-side extension
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{048AD881-32B3-4B6D-AA1F-87FDC3F061BB}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.88 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64

  • citrixcseclient.dll - Citrix Group Policy Management (Citrix Group Policy Client)
  • citrixcseengine.exe - Citrix Group Policy Engine
  • citrixcseengineps.dll - Citrix Group Policy Engine PS
  • rsopwmiprovider.dll - Citrix RSOP WMI Provider

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • citrixcseengine.exe runs as a service named 'Citrix Group Policy Engine' (CitrixCseEngine) "Responsible for applying settings configured by Citrix administrators for the computer and users through the Group Policy component.".

How do I remove Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64?

You can uninstall Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64 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 Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension (x64), 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 Citrix Group Policy Client-Side Extension x64.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

36.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.36%
  Israel 18.18%
  Italy 18.18%
  Brazil 9.09%
  Belgium 9.09%
  India 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 66.67%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Common models
Xen HVM domU 50.00%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 25.00%
Microsoft Corporation Vir... 12.50%
HP ProLiant DL380 G7 12.50%

About Citrix Systems

Citrix Systems provides server and desktop virtualization, networking, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and cloud computing technologies, including Xen open source products.
Publisher URL: www.citrix.com


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