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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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2.2 75.29%

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Device Installer x86


Device Installer x86 is a program developed by ActivIdentity. The most used version is 2.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 1.11 MB (1,169,156 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 51% of users of Device Installer x86 come from the United States, it is also popular in Croatia and Slovenia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.actividentity.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ActivIdentity\Device Installer\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{99FB318C-9E65-4AC3-9FC2-9DA7FF55C244}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.11 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Device Installer x86

  • acsrcfg.exe - Device Installer (ActivCard SmartReader Configuration)
  • ActivDiag.exe - ActivDiag (Win32 Application)
  • akspg.dll - Property page for Virtual Reader Enumerator
  • aksins.dll - CoInstaller: CopyINF
  • acsrcfgrc.dll
  • akins.dll
  • akins32.dll - ActivKey Installation
  • akpg.dll
  • akpg98.dll

How do I remove Device Installer x86?

You can uninstall Device Installer x86 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 Device Installer x86, 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 Device Installer x86.

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 43.53%
Windows XP 36.47%
Windows Vista 17.65%
Windows 10 2.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 34.94%
Windows 7 Professional 13.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.05%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.43%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.94%
  Croatia 36.79%
  Slovenia 4.72%
  MA 0.94%
  Pakistan 0.94%
  AO 0.94%
  Netherlands 0.94%
  Germany 0.94%
  Poland 0.94%
  Italy 0.94%
  Saudi Arabia 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.76%
Dell 29.31%
American Megatrends 8.62%
Intel 6.90%
Toshiba 5.17%
Lenovo 5.17%
Gateway 1.72%
Acer 1.72%
Common models
HP G60 Notebook PC 4.62%
LENOVO 2847Q3G 3.08%
Dell Dimension E521 3.08%
Dell Latitude D630 3.08%
Dell Latitude E6410 3.08%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.08%


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