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Should I remove HP Array Configuration Utility?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,741
United States Rank #39,795
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VersionDistribution 32.14% 12.50% 7.14% 3.57% 8.93% 1.79% 8.93% 1.79% 7.14% 3.57% 10.71% 1.79%

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HP Array Configuration Utility


HP Array Configuration Utility is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most common release is, 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 62 files and is usually about 4.35 MB (4,565,504 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Server 2003 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 39% of users of HP Array Configuration Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Help link: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\compaq\cpqacuxe\html
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{3DC704FB-E051-4B2E-BA41-ADE9576C1915}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.35 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Array Configuration Utility

  • cpqacuxe.exe - Array Configuration Utility
  • hpacu.dll
  • hpacubin.exe
  • hpapp.dll - HPAPP Protocol
  • infomgr.dll - infomgr Dynamic Link Library
  • setup.exe
  • acuxeeng.dll
  • acuxefre.dll
  • acuxeger.dll
  • acuxeita.dll
  • acuxejpn.dll
  • acuxespa.dll
  • cpqhmmo.dll
  • hpacuipclient.exe - HP ACU IPC Client
  • hwmim3.dll
  • ipcelmclient.exe
  • llpint.dll
  • msvcm90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • ossingleton.dll
  • msvcm80.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005
  • msvcp80.dll
  • msvcr80.dll
  • hpacuproxy.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • hpacubin.exe runs as a service named 'Array Configuration Utility' (Array Configuration Utility) "Array Configuration Utility provides configuration facilities for Smart Array and RAID Array controllers.".

How do I remove HP Array Configuration Utility?

You can uninstall HP Array Configuration Utility 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 HP Array Configuration Utility, 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 HP Array Configuration Utility.

Win Server 2003 39%
Win 10 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.64%
Windows Server 2003 39.29%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Windows 10 1.79%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Server 2008 R2 St... 32.73%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 20.00%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 18.18%
Windows Server (R) 2008 S... 7.27%
Windows Server (R) 2008 E... 5.45%
Windows 7 Professional 3.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.98%
  Italy 6.78%
  France 6.78%
  United Kingdom 5.08%
  India 3.39%
  South Africa 3.39%
  Australia 3.39%
  Colombia 3.39%
  Sweden 3.39%
  Spain 3.39%
  United Arab Emirates 1.69%
  CI 1.69%
  Mexico 1.69%
  Taiwan 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 98.18%
Compaq 1.82%
Common models
HP ProLiant ML350 G5 16.67%
HP ProLiant DL360 G5 11.11%
HP ProLiant ML110 G7 9.26%
HP ProLiant DL380 G7 9.26%
HP ProLiant DL380 G5 9.26%
HP ProLiant ML370 G6 5.56%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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