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Should I remove EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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1.024.00 4.23%
1.023.00 40.85%
1.018.00 2.82%
1.010.00 22.54%
1.006.00 29.58%

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What is EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF?

This software contains the drivers and configuration utilities and guide for the EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF device.


EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF is a program developed by EPSON. The most used version is 1.023.00, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 23 files and is usually about 44.99 MB (47,179,507 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 29% of users of EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF come from Italy, it is also popular in the United States and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.epson.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\EPSON_P2B\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{09797B72-9938-405C-A4B2-13DAF6EAEE97}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 44.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF

  • seksmdb.exe (by SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION) - Status Monitor (NT Service)
  • seksmw.exe - Watcher Application
  • seksmwj.exe (by SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION) - WatchJob
  • sek3tbE.exe - Printer Setting Utility
  • seksmpl.exe - Printer Selection List
  • seksmRun.exe - Auto Run Module
  • seksmsp.exe - Printer Status Window
  • seksmnet.dll - NetIO DLL
  • seksmusb.dll - usbio DLL

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • seksmdb.exe runs as a service named 'SEcnStatutsDatabase' (SENADB).
Startup File (User Run)
  • seksmpl.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'seksmpl.exe' and executes as "C:\Program Files\EPSON_P2B\Printer Software\Status Monitor\seksmpl.exe" EPSON AL-CX17NF,hide, \S.
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • seksmRun.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'MX14NF RUN' which loads as "C:\Program Files\EPSON_P2B\Printer Software\Status Monitor\seksmRun.exe".
  • seksmpl.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'StatusAutoRunMX14NF' which loads as "C:\Program Files\EPSON_P2B\Printer Software\Status Monitor\seksmpl.exe" EPSON AL-MX14NF,hide,\S.

How do I remove EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF?

You can uninstall EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF 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 EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF, 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 EPSON AcuLaser CX17NF_WF.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
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 46.48%
Windows 10 40.85%
Windows XP 8.45%
Windows Vista 4.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.57%
Windows 7 Professional 17.14%
Windows 10 Pro 12.86%
Windows 8.1 12.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.57% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 28.57%
  United States 16.88%
  Taiwan 12.99%
  Germany 11.69%
  Hong Kong 6.49%
  Sweden 5.19%
  France 2.60%
  China 2.60%
  Belgium 1.30%
  Norway 1.30%
  Finland 1.30%
  India 1.30%
  Greece 1.30%
  Austria 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.19%
Hewlett-Packard 21.43%
Lenovo 14.29%
ASUS 11.90%
Dell 7.14%
Intel 7.14%
Toshiba 2.38%
American Megatrends 2.38%
Sony 2.38%
Common models
ASUS All Series 9.26%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.70%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 3.70%
LENOVO Lenovo C320 3.70%
MSI MS-7592 3.70%
Sony VPCZ116GW 1.85%


Epson Corporation is an electronics company and one of the largest manufacturers of computer printers, information and imaging related equipment and manufactures inkjet, dot matrix and laser printers, scanners, desktop computers, business, multimedia and home theatre projectors, point of sale docket printers and cash registers, laptops and other associated electronic components.
Publisher URL: www.epson.com


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