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Should I remove HP QuickWeb Installer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
50% remove it50% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,380
United States Rank #2,596
Reach 0.1657%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.85 days
349.71 days >
Average installed length: 183.75 days


VersionDistribution 3.80% 10.63% 4.07% 4.96% 21.01% 2.85% 13.26% 3.00% 15.44% 0.06% 20.03% 0.64% 0.15% 0.03% 0.06%

HP QuickWeb Installer

What is HP QuickWeb Installer?  (from DeviceVM)

Sometimes you just want quick web access—that’s where HP QuickWeb is ready to help. Get to your favorite online content within seconds of powering on. As soon as you hit the HP QuickWeb launch button you have access to the web.1 Open your webmail, check Facebook, browse the web and enjoy face-to-face time with your fri...  Read more


HP QuickWeb Installer is a software program developed by DeviceVM. 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 primary executable is named hpQWver.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 1.16 MB (1,219,076 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 62% of users of HP QuickWeb Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.devicevm.com
Installation folder: C:\SwSetup\HPQWMM\QuickWeb\QW.SYS\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{394FA67A-FF0A-4356-BB77-D85E5A300BDE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HP QuickWeb Installer

Program executable:hpQWver.exe
Name:hpQWver Application
HP QW Ver Application
Additional files:
  • SplashtopDll.dll - Installer Common Modules (Installer Common Library)
  • hpQWver.exe - hpQWver Application (HP QW Ver Application)
  • WifiInfo.dll - Export Wifi configuration Information
  • DVMExportService.exe - Windows Metadata Export Service
  • MediaSync.dll - Windows Metadata MediaSync Sync Agent
  • VAECONF.dll - Windows Metadata VAECONF Agent
  • HP_QW_CONFIG.exe - HP QuickWeb Configuration Tool
  • shortcutstring.dll - Shortcut Dynamic Link Library
  • HelpLoader.exe - Localized Help File Loader
  • elevator.exe - Installer Common Tool
  • HP_QW_OOBE.exe - HP QuickWeb OOBE Tool
  • dvmIo.dll - DVMIO (DVMIO DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • DVMExportService.exe runs as a service named 'DeviceVM Meta Data Export Service' (DvmMDES) "Windows Metadata Export Service".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:11.18 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003325843%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00017278%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00015980%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:470,046
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:2.13 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:268 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove HP QuickWeb Installer?

You can uninstall HP QuickWeb Installer 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 QuickWeb Installer, 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 QuickWeb Installer.

Win 7 (SP1) 80%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 50%
Keep it 50%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.68%
Windows 10 8.14%
Windows XP 0.15%
Windows Vista 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 69.56%
Windows 7 Starter 15.60%
Windows 10 Home 6.51%
Windows 7 Professional 2.89%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.85%
  Canada 3.53%
  United Kingdom 3.28%
  Brazil 3.26%
  France 2.78%
  Italy 2.51%
  Mexico 2.06%
  Australia 1.92%
  Spain 1.40%
  Netherlands 1.18%
  India 1.04%
  Germany 0.97%
  Sweden 0.79%
  Colombia 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.75%
Dell 0.09%
Samsung 0.03%
Sahara 0.03%
ASUS 0.03%
Toshiba 0.03%
Acer 0.03%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 21.17%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 20.33%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 15.20%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 12.91%
HP Mini 110-3100 5.39%
HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook ... 4.74%

About DeviceVM

Splashtop's (used to be known as DeviceVM) first product, named Splashtop OS, is an ‘instant-on’ Linux-based computing platform designed for fast, efficient computing.
Publisher URL: www.splashtop.com


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