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Should I remove DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,510
United States Rank #45,954
Reach 0.0029%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.22 days
213.11 days >
Average installed length: 111.97 days


VersionDistribution 98.25% 1.75%

DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE

What is DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE?  (from DigitalPersona)

The One Touch® for Windows SDK is a software development tool that enables developers to integratefingerprint biometrics into a wide set of Microsoft® Windows®-based applications, services, and products. Thetool enables developers to perform basic fingerprint biometric operations: capturing a fingerprint from aDigitalP...  Read more


DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE is a program developed by DigitalPersona. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 5.22 MB (5,473,539 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 28% of users of DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE come from the United States, it is also popular in Chile and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.digitalpersona.com
Help link: www.digitalpersona.com/support/overview
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DigitalPersona\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{6AA41523-5815-4A84-9883-661F534EBB4E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.22 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE

  • DPCOper2.dll - DigitalPersona Pro for Active Directory (Fingerprint Operations)
  • DPCrStor.dll - Credential Storage
  • DPDevice2.dll - U.are.U Device Controller
  • DPDevTS.dll - TS Device Controller
  • DpHostW.exe - DigitalPersona Local Host
  • DPJasPer.dll - JPEG 2000 JasPer v.0.900.1 library
  • DPmsg.dll - Message Collection
  • DPMux.dll - Device Manager
  • DpSvInfo2.dll - Server Info Provider
  • DPTSClnt.dll - Terminal Services Client
  • DPFPCtlX.dll - One Touch for Windows (ActiveX Controls)
  • DPFPDevX.dll - Device components
  • DPFPEngX.dll - Engine components
  • DPFPShrX.dll - Shared Components

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • DpHostW.exe runs as a service named 'Biometric Authentication Service' (DpHost) "Provides fingerprint authentication of account logon.".

How do I remove DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE?

You can uninstall DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE 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 DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE, 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 DigitalPersona One Touch for Windows RTE.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win 7 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.88%
Windows 10 42.11%
Windows XP 3.51%
Windows Vista 3.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%
Windows 10 Pro 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.71%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 10.71%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.93%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.13% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.13%
  Chile 14.06%
  Indonesia 9.38%
  Mexico 9.38%
  Spain 7.81%
  Colombia 4.69%
  India 3.13%
  NG 3.13%
  Philippines 3.13%
  Argentina 1.56%
  Australia 1.56%
  Brazil 1.56%
  Czech Republic 1.56%
  Germany 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.26%
Dell 23.91%
Acer 13.04%
ASUS 8.70%
Lenovo 8.70%
Samsung 6.52%
Sony 4.35%
Sahara 2.17%
MSI 2.17%
Intel 2.17%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 9010 4.08%
Dell XPS 8300 2.04%
Dell XPS 13 9343 2.04%
Dell Vostro 3550 2.04%
TOSHIBA Satellite P775 2.04%

About DigitalPersona

DigitalPersona provides endpoint protection solutions and biometric authentication products whose products include DigitalPersona Pro, a suite of centrally-managed security solutions that protects access to data and applications.
Publisher URL: www.digitalpersona.com


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