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9% remove it91% keep it
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Corsair SSD Toolbox


Corsair SSD Toolbox is a software program developed by LC Technology International. 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 primary executable is named cssdt.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 12.75 MB (13,372,325 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 39% of users of Corsair SSD Toolbox come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lc-tech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Corsair SSD Toolbox\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Corsair SSD Toolbox\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 12.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Corsair SSD Toolbox

Program executable:cssdt.exe
Name:Corsair SSD Toolbox
Path:C:\Program Files\corsair ssd toolbox\cssdt.exe
Additional files:
  • CSSDTService.exe (by Corsair) - Corsair SSD Toolbox
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • CSSDTService.exe runs as a service named 'Corsair SSD ToolBox' (CorsairSSDToolBox) "Optimizes SSD drives on user-defined schedule from Corsair SSD Toolbox".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.65 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002127361%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00014182%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007091%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Corsair SSD Toolbox?

You can uninstall Corsair SSD Toolbox 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 Corsair SSD Toolbox, 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 Corsair SSD Toolbox.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.25%
Windows 10 31.88%
Windows XP 1.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.75%
Windows 7 Professional 19.38%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.63%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.75%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.38%
Windows 8 Pro 3.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.89%
  Germany 11.11%
  France 9.88%
  Canada 4.32%
  Norway 3.70%
  Austria 3.09%
  United Kingdom 3.09%
  Sweden 3.09%
  Australia 2.47%
  Brazil 1.85%
  Greece 1.85%
  Belgium 1.23%
  Finland 1.23%
  Israel 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.18%
Dell 15.15%
Acer 13.64%
ASUS 10.61%
Alienware 1.52%
American Megatrends 1.52%
Common models
ASUS All Series 9.64%
HP ProBook 4740s 4.82%
Dell Vostro V131 2.41%
Gigabyte EX58-EXTREME 2.41%
Gigabyte G1.Sniper M5 2.41%
Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 2.41%

Publisher URL: www.lc-tech.com

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Geekzoidover a year ago
Great tools for use on keeping your corsair solid state drive from loss of performance. Highly recommended for anyone owning a corsair solid state drive for they're computer.
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Dievendorffover a year ago
I tried to uninstall it on Windows 8 64-bit, but it left CSSDTService.exe in my Program Files (x86) folder. I'm told I don't have permission to delete the file. How do I get rid of it?