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Should I remove CyberPatrol Parental Controls?

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5% remove it95% keep it
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VersionDistribution 33.33% 16.67% 50.00%

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CyberPatrol Parental Controls


CyberPatrol Parental Controls is a software program developed by CyberPatrol. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 18 files and is usually about 10.22 MB (10,715,568 bytes). The installed file Updater.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 94% of users of CyberPatrol Parental Controls come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cyberpatrol.com/support
Help link: www.cyberpatrol.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CyberPatrol LLC\CyberPatrol
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\CyberPatrol LLC\CyberPatrol\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 10.22 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by CyberPatrol Parental Controls

  • UpdateServicePS.dll - UpdateServicePS Dynamic Link Library
  • Updater.dll - Updater Dynamic Link Library
  • Uninstall.exe - Parental Controls (CyberPatrol Parental Controls Setup)
  • cp_inst.dll - CyberPatrol® (Install Module)
  • cpACtrl.exe - CyberPatrol® Application Control
  • cpadvutils.dll - CyberPatrol® Advanced Utility Module
  • cpcbthook.dll - CyberPatrol® CBT Hook Module
  • cpCCtrl.exe - CyberPatrol® Chat Control
  • cpEncStream.dll - CyberPatrol® EStream Module
  • cphq.exe - CyberPatrol® Headquarters
  • cpkbhook.dll - CyberPatrol® Keyboard Hook Module
  • cpkbinst.exe - CyberPatrol® Keyboard Monitor
  • cpres.dll - CyberPatrol® Resource Module
  • cpserver.exe - CyberPatrol® Server
  • UpdateService.exe - CyberPatrol® Update Service
  • CATSDK.dll - CyberPatrol SiteCAT SDK.
  • CATUpdater.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • UpdateService.exe runs as a service named 'CyberPatrol UpdateService' (CyberPatrol UpdateService).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • cphq.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'CyberPatrolNew' which loads as "C:\Program Files\CyberPatrol LLC\CyberPatrol\cphq.exe" /m.

How do I remove CyberPatrol Parental Controls?

Quickly and completely remove CyberPatrol Parental Controls from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall CyberPatrol Parental Controls 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program CyberPatrol Parental Controls, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 CyberPatrol Parental Controls.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Basic 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

94.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.12%
  United Kingdom 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Toshiba 16.67%
Sony 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 16.67%
Dell Inspiron N7010 16.67%
HP Pro 3405 Series 16.67%
Sony VGN-FW480J 16.67%
HP-Pavilion NY801AV-ABA p... 16.67%
HP-Pavilion AY014AA-ABA a... 16.67%


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