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Should I remove Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
77% remove it23% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Fair
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How common is it?
United States Rank #44,421
Reach 0.0009%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.88 days
3.81 days >
Average installed length: 2.00 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.9.0.2 50.00%
2.5.5.3 5.56%
2.5.0.0 5.56%
01.03.00-FL-2902 22.22%
01.02.00-FL-2500 16.67%

Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer

Overview

Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer is a software program developed by DeviceVM. The most common release is 2.9.0.2, 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. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 7 files. 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 69% of users of Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Hong Kong.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: DeviceVM, Inc.
URL: www.devicevm.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dell Latitude ON Flash\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{259BD7B2-490E-4773-A159-284912544111}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer

  • DVMExportService.exe - Windows Metadata Export Service
  • BTFConfiguration.exe - Dell Configuration Application
  • BTFHibernate.exe - Dell Hibernate Application
  • BTFWelcome.exe - Dell Welcome Application
  • BTFAgent.exe - DELL Latitude ON AGENT
  • BTFUtilities.dll - Dell Utilities Library
  • dvmIo.dll - DVMIO (DVMIO DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • DVMExportService.exe runs as a service named 'DeviceVM Meta Data Export Service' (DvmMDES) "Windows Metadata Export Service".
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • BTFWelcome.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BTFWelcome' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Dell Latitude ON Flash\config\BTFWelcome.exe" /autorun /s 95.
  • BTFAgent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BTFAgent' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Dell Latitude ON Flash\config\BTFAgent.exe".

How do I remove Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer?

You can uninstall Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer 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 Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer, 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 Dell Latitude ON Configuration Utility Installer.

PC BRAND OF CHOICE
100%
Dell
 
OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win XP 6%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.22%
Windows 10 22.22%
Windows XP 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 61.11%
Windows 10 Pro 22.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.56%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.23%
  India 7.69%
  Hong Kong 3.85%
  Norway 3.85%
  Australia 3.85%
  GH 3.85%
  Estonia 3.85%
  Canada 3.85%

About DeviceVM

Splashtop's (used to be known as DeviceVM) first product, named Splashtop OS, is an ‘instant-on’ Linux-based computing platform designed for fast, efficient computing.
Publisher URL: www.splashtop.com

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