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Should I remove ElkRP2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #38,629
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2.0.24 4.35%
2.0.20 34.78%
2.0.18 13.04%
2.0.16 21.74%
2.0.14 4.35%
2.0.12 4.35%
2.0.10 13.04%
2.0.8 4.35%

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ElkRP2 is a software program developed by Elk Products. The most common release is 2.0.20, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named ElkRP2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 25.17 MB (26,390,559 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 73% of users of ElkRP2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.elkproducts.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ElkRP
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{09812D5D-BD58-4B11-B871-D22E6D535FA8}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 25.17 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ElkRP2

Program executable:ElkRP2.exe
Name:Elk Remote Programming
Elk Remote Programming Main Shell
Path:C:\Program Files\ElkRP\ElkRP2.exe
Additional files:
  • ElkRP2.exe - Elk Remote Programming (Elk Remote Programming Main Shell)
  • ElkWords2.dll - ElkWords
  • ErrorDlg2.dll - ErrorDlg
  • EZ82.dll - EZ8
  • M12.dll - M11
  • M1G2.dll - M1G
  • RPClassLibrary.dll - RPClassLibrary
  • ConvertDB2.dll - Elk Remote Programing (ElkRP Database Update Utility)
  • ElkIPv42.dll - ElkIPv4
  • ElkSafe2.dll - ElkSafe
  • ElkComm2.dll - ElkRP2 (ElkComm2 Serial Communications Module)
  • Interop.PVExplorerLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'PVExplorerLib'.
  • Interop.ELKCOMMLib2.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'ELKCOMMLib2'.
  • Interop.Scripting.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'Scripting'.
  • Interop.MSMAPI.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'MSMAPI'.
  • Interop.ADOX.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'ADOX'.
  • Interop.JRO.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'JRO'.
  • AxInterop.MSMAPI.dll
  • AxInterop.PVExplorerLib.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ElkRP2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\ElkRP\ElkRP2.exe'.

How do I remove ElkRP2?

Quickly and completely remove ElkRP2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ElkRP2 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ElkRP2, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 ElkRP2.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win XP 4%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.83%
Windows 8 43.48%
Windows XP 8.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 27.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.73%
Windows 7 Professional 22.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.55%
Windows 10 Home 4.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.73%
  Australia 13.64%
  Canada 13.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 31.58%
Acer 26.32%
Intel 10.53%
Dell 10.53%
Apple 10.53%
Hewlett-Packard 5.26%
Common models
LENOVO 2352CTO 30.00%
Acer TravelMate 8372 10.00%
Acer Aspire Z5710 10.00%
Acer Aspire 5750 5.00%
Shuttle Inc. SH67H 5.00%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.00%


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