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Should I remove HP Client Services?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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HP Client Services

What is HP Client Services?

HP Client Services (HPClientServices) is an auto-running Windows services called HPClientSvc. It provides services to HP computers such as software upgrades for OEM based programs. The HP Client Service is typically bundled on new Hewlett-Packard and Compaq PCs. HPClientServices is a Microsoft .Net program and requires .Net or greater to run.


The most common release is 1.1.12938.3539, 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 2 files.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Client Services\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2856A1C2-70C5-4EC3-AFF7-E5B51E5530A2}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Client Services

  • HPClientServices.exe - HP Client Services
  • HPUserInfo64.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • HPClientServices.exe runs as a service named 'HPClientSvc'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:3.78 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003085838%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00023393%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007466%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:3,691
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:3 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:2 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove HP Client Services?

Quickly and completely remove HP Client Services from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall HP Client Services 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 HP Client Services, 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 HP Client Services.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

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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