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Should I remove GM North America EPC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
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1.00.12630 75.00%
1.00.12010 25.00%

GM North America EPC

What is GM North America EPC?  (from Snap-on Business Solutions)

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GM North America EPC is a software program developed by Snap-on Business Solutions. The most common release is 1.00.12630, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 46 files. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 78% of users of GM North America EPC come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.snaponbusinesssolutions.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Snap-on Business Solutions\Global EPC\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{28F92F10-732C-4160-AF21-C471D06385D3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by GM North America EPC

  • ImagePluginControl.dll - ImagePluginControl Module
  • awt.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U2 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • axbridge.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - ActiveX Bridge for JavaBeans(TM)
  • cmm.dll (by Eastman Kodak Company) - KODAK DIGITAL SCIENCE Java CMM
  • dcpr.dll
  • deploy.dll - Java(TM) Deployment Library
  • dt_shmem.dll
  • dt_socket.dll
  • eula.dll - EULA
  • fontmanager.dll
  • hpi.dll
  • hprof.dll
  • instrument.dll
  • ioser12.dll
  • j2pcsc.dll
  • libmcrypt.dll
  • polycsr.dll
  • runRegCommand.exe
  • tbadm32.exe (by Transaction Software, D 81829 Munich) - Transbase/CD Database System
  • tbadmd32.dll (by Transaction Software, D 81829 Munich)
  • tbarc32.exe
  • tbarcd32.dll
  • tbbun32.dll
  • tbchk32.exe
  • tbcrypt32.dll
  • tbi32.exe
  • tbker32.dll
  • tbkern32.exe
  • tbkwso32.exe
  • tbmkro32.exe
  • tbmux32.exe
  • tbpasc32.dll
  • tbserv32.exe
  • tbsodb32.dll
  • tbtasc32.dll
  • tbtbx32.dll
  • tbtype32.dll
  • tbwsoc32.dll
  • tcnative-1.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Tomcat Native Java Library
  • tomcat6.exe (by Apache Software Foundation) - Service Runner
  • tomcat6w.exe - Procrun Service Manager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • tomcat6.exe runs as a service named 'Apache Tomcat Tomcat5' (Tomcat5) "Apache Tomcat Server - http://tomcat.apache.org".
  • tbmux32.exe runs as a service named 'SBS_CYWW_TRANSBASE' (SBS_CYWW_TRANSBASE).

How do I remove GM North America EPC?

You can uninstall GM North America EPC 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 GM North America EPC, 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 GM North America EPC.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Germany 11.11%
  Canada 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 33.33%
Common models
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq dc... 25.00%
Equus Computer Systems No... 25.00%
Dell OptiPlex 780 25.00%


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