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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,977
United States Rank #9,112
Reach 0.0509%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.99 days
324.25 days >
Average installed length: 170.37 days


VersionDistribution 4.09% 46.16% 27.22% 8.18% 14.36%

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HP Battery Check

What is HP Battery Check?

This package contains the HP Battery Check tool for the supported notebook models and operating systems. HP Battery Check is a utility that can be used to verify the functionality of the primary and secondary batteries installed in HP Notebook PCs. The battery test results indicate whether the battery should be replaced or calibrated. Information about battery usage is also provided.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is HPBC.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 1.05 MB (1,105,751 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Battery Check\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{FDDDD898-725F-498E-8582-938326066177}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.05 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Battery Check

Program executable:HPBC.exe
Name:HP Battery Check
Path:C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Battery Check\HPBC.exe
Additional files:
  • HPBC.exe - HP Battery Check
  • sp52021.exe - Diagnoses problems with the PC battery
  • Battery.dll - HP Battery Diagnostic Type Library
  • CheckBattery.exe
  • HPBC.resources.dll
  • HPDiags.exe - HPDiags
  • Interop.HelpPane.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'HelpPane'.

How do I remove HP Battery Check?

You can uninstall HP Battery Check 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 Battery Check, 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 Battery Check.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.51%
Windows 10 14.44%
Windows XP 8.57%
Windows Vista 5.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 27.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.82%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.01%
Windows 7 Enterprise 9.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.61%
Windows 10 Pro 4.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.83%
  United Kingdom 4.16%
  Sweden 3.90%
  MA 3.81%
  Germany 3.64%
  Italy 2.69%
  India 2.51%
  Canada 2.43%
  Netherlands 2.34%
  France 2.25%
  Spain 2.08%
  Norway 1.82%
  Czech Republic 1.56%
  Egypt 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 92.62%
Dell 2.49%
Acer 2.49%
ASUS 1.04%
Samsung 0.31%
Toshiba 0.31%
MSI 0.10%
Sony 0.10%
Alienware 0.10%
Lenovo 0.10%
Common models
HP EliteBook 8440p 5.81%
HP ProBook 4530s 5.03%
HP EliteBook 2540p 4.90%
HP EliteBook 8460p 3.87%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.97%
HP ProBook 4520s 2.97%

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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