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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #23,672
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Forte Config


Forte Config is a software program developed by Conexant Systems, Inc. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 3.59 MB (3,766,184 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 54% of users of Forte Config come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.conexant.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CONEXANT\ForteConfig
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\CONEXANT\ForteConfig\SETUP64.EXE -U -IForteConfig -SM=fmapp.exe,16
Estimated size: 3.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Forte Config

  • Setup64.exe - Conexant Universal Device Install/Uninstall x64 Application
  • CxHeracles.dll - CxHeracles (Conexant Private Stream Provider)
  • FMAPO32.dll (by Fortemedia) - Fortemedia SAMSoft sAPO
  • fmapp.exe - FMAPP Application

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • fmapp.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ForteConfig' which loads as C:\Program Files\Conexant\ForteConfig\fmapp.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.53 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0021039342%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00170625%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00039768%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:415,983
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:597 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove Forte Config?

You can uninstall Forte Config 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 Forte Config, 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 Forte Config.

Win 10 98%
Win 7 (SP1) 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 98.15%
Windows 7 1.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 51.85%
Windows 10 Pro 24.07%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 9.26%
Windows 10 Enterprise 7.41%
Windows 7 Home Premium 1.85%
Windows 8.1 1.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.41%
  Italy 12.50%
  Germany 5.88%
  France 4.41%
  United Kingdom 3.68%
  Spain 2.94%
  India 2.94%
  Singapore 2.21%
  Romania 1.47%
  Austria 0.74%
  Canada 0.74%
  Chile 0.74%
  Czech Republic 0.74%
  Hong Kong 0.74%

About Conexant Systems, Inc

Conexant is a semiconductor manufacturer and as many of semiconductor companies develops solutions for imaging, audio, embedded modem, and video surveillance applications.
Publisher URL: www.conexant.com


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