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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,471
United States Rank #28,444
Reach 0.0040%


VersionDistribution 87.34%
3.0 12.66%

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Command | Configure


Command | Configure is a program developed by Dell. 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. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 326 files and is usually about 47.26 MB (49,556,553 bytes). DellClientSystemUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 51% of users of Command | Configure come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Help link: support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dell\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{E9C2BEC5-3BE0-4F78-AECC-A1542C2AAF8F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 47.26 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Command | Configure

  • DellWarranty-CLI.exe - Dell Command | Integration Suite for System Center 2012 (DellWarrantyCLI)
  • Clarity.dll
  • Core.dll - Core
  • Data.dll - Data
  • Defs.dll - Defs
  • DellCommandvProOutOfBand.exe
  • Execution.exe - Execution
  • KVMView.exe - KVM View
  • Utils.dll - Utils
  • BIOSIntf.dll - Dell Command | PowerShell Provider
  • cctkgui.exe - Dell Client Configuration Toolkit
  • ControlLibrary.dll - Control Library
  • DBRM.exe (by Dell Inc) - Dell Backup and Recovery Manager
  • DBRM.resources.dll (by Dell Inc)
  • RestoreSystem.exe - Restore your system software to a saved system image.
  • dcadpt32.dll - Dell(R) Instrumentation Service (Adapter Data Populator)
  • dccoop32.dll - Cost Of Ownership Data Populator
  • dcicfg32.exe - Configuration Utility
  • dcicfl32.dll - Dell Systems Management Instrumentation Config Library
  • dcifru32.dll - Field Replaceable Unit Data Populator
  • dcisep32.dll - Instrumentation Service Event Plugin Implementer
  • dclra32.dll - LRA Data Populator
  • dcosp32.dll - Operating System Data Populator
  • dcsbpp32.dll - SMBIOS Probe Data Populator
  • dcsfru32.dll - Field Replaceable Unit MIB Implementer
  • dcship32.dll - Server Administrator HIPWrap SMIL API
  • dcsnis32.dll - Instrumentation MIB Implementer
  • dcwfm32.dll - Wired For Management Data Populator
  • DsiaSrv32.exe - Dell OpenManage Inventory Agent
  • trpsim32.dll - Event Simulation Data Populator
  • dchapi32.dll - Dell(R) Hardware Abstraction (Dell HAPI Library)
  • dchapi64.dll
  • dchbas32.dll - HAPI Base Library
  • dchbas64.dll
  • dchcfg32.exe - HAPI Config Utility
  • dchcfg64.exe
  • dchcfl32.dll - Dell Systems Management Hardware Config Library
  • dchcfl64.dll
  • dchesm32.dll - HAPI ESM Library
  • dchipm32.dll - HAPI IPMI Library
  • dchipm64.dll
  • dchtst32.exe - HAPI Test Utility
  • dchtst64.exe
  • dchtvm32.dll - HAPI TVM Library
  • dciwds32.exe - Dell HAPI WDM Driver Service Controller
  • dcmdev32.exe - WDM Driver Manager
  • dcmdev64.exe
  • dcwipm32.dll - Dell WMI-IPMI Session Library
  • hapint.exe - Hapi Installer
  • hapint64.exe
  • omsacntl.exe - OMSA Service Controller
  • Apply.dll - Dell Client System Update (Apply)
  • CompareFilter.dll - CompareFilter
  • CoreUtils.dll - CoreUtils
  • CplIcon.dll - DCSU Ctrl Panel Icon dll
  • CplSetup.exe - DCSU Ctrl Panel Icon Setup
  • dcsu-cli.exe - Dell Client System Update - CLI
  • DellClientSystemUpdate.exe
  • DellFrameworkLibrary.dll - Dell Framework Library
  • DellSecurityManager.dll - DellSecurityManager
  • DownloadManager.dll - DownloadManager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • DellCommandUpdate.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5354780D-4099-4BAF-A240-0896BEB7E3DB}' (runs on registration).
  • SupportAssist.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Dell SupportAssistAgent AutoUpdate' (runs weekly on Thursdays at 12:05 PM).
  • DellClientSystemUpdate.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7B4C7C81-5828-4771-B212-DE45CD58B12C}' (runs on registration).
5 Services
  • DsiaSrv32.exe runs as a service named 'DSM CM Inventory Agent' (dsiasrv) "This service runs the Dell OpenManage Inventory Collector at boot time.".
  • AMPWatchDog.exe runs as a service named 'Dell KACE Agent WatchDog' (AMPWatchDog) "Health check and remediation of agent".
  • AMPAgent.exe runs as a service named 'Dell KACE Agent' (AMPAgent) "Manages connections between agent and server.".
  • SupportAssistAgent.exe runs as a service named 'SupportAssistAgent' (SupportAssistAgent) "Dell SupportAssist Agent actively monitors the system and allows for remediation when an issue arise.".
  • DCPSysMgrSvc.exe runs as a service named 'Dell System Manager Service' (dcpsysmgrsvc) "A support service required for the proper operation of Dell System Manager.".

How do I remove Command | Configure?

You can uninstall Command | Configure 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 Command | Configure, 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 Command | Configure.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.16%
Windows 10 45.57%
Windows XP 1.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 35.44%
Windows 8.1 Pro 17.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.39%
Windows 10 Pro 8.86%
Windows 8.1 6.33%
Windows 10 Home 5.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.02%
  United Kingdom 7.14%
  Germany 6.12%
  India 3.06%
  Mexico 3.06%
  Portugal 3.06%
  Belgium 2.04%
  Australia 2.04%
  Sweden 2.04%
  Austria 2.04%
  Netherlands 2.04%
  DK 2.04%
  Lithuania 2.04%
  MA 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 97.37%
Hewlett-Packard 1.32%
Acer 1.32%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6540 6.33%
Dell Latitude 3540 5.06%
Dell Precision M4600 5.06%
Dell XPS 13 9343 3.80%
Dell Precision M6700 3.80%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 3.80%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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