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7% remove it93% keep it
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VersionDistribution 18.18% 9.09% 9.09% 18.18% 18.18% 9.09% 9.09% 9.09%

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Citrix Profile management


Citrix Profile management is a program developed by Citrix Systems. The most used version is, 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 software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 1.81 MB (1,897,984 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 29% of users of Citrix Profile management come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.citrix.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\citrix\user profile manager
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{418B3668-26C0-48F5-9946-0FF1598BE2D1}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.81 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Citrix Profile management

  • upmdriver.dll - Profile management (Profile management Driver Library)
  • upmgpcse.dll - Profile Management Group Policy Client Side Extension
  • upmhook.dll - Hook DLL for Profile management
  • upmlogonmonitor.dll - Logon monitor for Profile management
  • upmperf.dll - Perfmon support for Profile management
  • upmusermsg.exe - Citrix Profile management message utility
  • upmwfshell.dll - WFShell plugin for Profile Management
  • userprofilemanager.exe
  • upmjit.sys - Profile management Filter Driver
  • userprofilemanagerui.dll - Multilingual User Interface Language Package

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • userprofilemanager.exe runs as a service named 'Citrix Profile Management' (ctxProfile) "Manages user personalization settings".

How do I remove Citrix Profile management?

You can uninstall Citrix Profile management 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 Profile management, 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 Profile management.

Win 7 (SP1) 91%
Win XP 9%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.91%
Windows XP 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Server 2008 R2 St... 45.45%
Windows 7 Professional 18.18%
Windows 7 Enterprise 18.18%
Windows Server 2008 R2 En... 9.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.57%
  Israel 14.29%
  Italy 14.29%
  Singapore 7.14%
  Brazil 7.14%
  France 7.14%
  Norway 7.14%
  Switzerland 7.14%
  Netherlands 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Intel 16.67%
Compaq 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Common models
Xen HVM domU 36.36%
IBM System x3550 M3 -[794... 9.09%
Dell Precision T5600 9.09%
Dell Latitude 6430U 9.09%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 9.09%
HP ProBook 6570b 9.09%

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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