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Should I remove Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,515
United States Rank #25,444
Reach 0.0050%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.82 days
319.30 days >
Average installed length: 167.77 days


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Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools


Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools is a software program developed by AdventNet. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 9.33 MB (9,785,179 bytes). The installed file GPOUpdate.exe 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 10. While about 54% of users of Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in Indonesia and Saudi Arabia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ManageEngine\ManageEngine Free Tools\Free Windows Tools\DesktopCentralFreeWindowsTools
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6B371D2F-7AAD-432D-A8C9-A46CC34FE026}\Setup.exe -removeonly
Estimated size: 9.33 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools

  • RemoteBatteryManageMent.exe - Free Window Tools (RemoteBatteryManageMent)
  • CurrentUserLogon.exe - Desktop Central (Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools)
  • GPOUpdate.exe - Desktop Central - Free WindowsTools
  • HardDiskSpaceDetector.exe
  • JoinUnjoinComputer.exe
  • LaunchPad.exe
  • LocalUsersAndGroups.exe
  • RemoteCommand.exe
  • RemoteTaskManager.exe
  • ShutdownRestart.exe - Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools
  • SoftwareInventory.exe
  • WakeOnLan.exe
  • RemotesharedResources.exe - DesktopCentral (Remote Shared Resources)

How do I remove Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools?

You can uninstall Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools 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 Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools, 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 Desktop Central - Free Windows Tools.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.45%
Windows 10 25.51%
Windows XP 2.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 38.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.20%
Windows 7 Enterprise 9.18%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 6.12%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.85%
  Indonesia 5.98%
  Saudi Arabia 5.13%
  Belgium 2.56%
  Germany 2.56%
  France 2.56%
  India 2.56%
  South Africa 2.56%
  Australia 1.71%
  Brazil 1.71%
  Canada 1.71%
  United Kingdom 1.71%
  Ireland 1.71%
  Iran 1.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 30.77%
Lenovo 11.54%
Acer 8.97%
Intel 5.13%
ASUS 2.56%
Apple 2.56%
American Megatrends 1.28%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 7010 2.38%
HP Compaq Pro 6300 MT 2.38%
HP Pro 3330 MT 2.38%
Apple Inc. iMac10,1 2.38%
Acer Veriton S680G 1.19%
Acer Aspire E5-721 1.19%


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