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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 #1,827
United States Rank #1,068
Reach 0.3657%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.47 days
220.43 days >
Average installed length: 115.82 days


VersionDistribution 0.89% 2.46% 28.61% 68.02%

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HP Remote Solution

What is HP Remote Solution?

HP Remote Solution application update adds support for the HP Remote Control after upgrading to Windows 7 operating system.

About  (from Hewlett-Packard)

HP Remote Solution is an outstanding remote desktop tool for workstation users and their 2D and 3D graphics and data intensive applications. This advanced tool allows users to access and share the desktop of a remote workstation over a standard network. All applications run natively on the remote workstation and take f...  Read more


HP Remote Solution is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The programs's main executable is HP_Remote_Solution.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 3.39 MB of memory. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.26 MB (1,320,039 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 75% of users of HP Remote Solution come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Remote Solution
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{D441869F-BEC4-446D-9888-C5CA29F160F9}\HP_Remote_Solution_Install.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 1.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HP Remote Solution

Program executable:HP_Remote_Solution.exe
Name:HP Remote Solution
Path:C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Remote Solution\HP_Remote_Solution.exe
Additional files:
  • Close_HP_Remote_Solution.exe - Close_HP_Remote_Solution
  • HP_Remote_Solution.exe - HP Remote Solution
  • HP Remote Solution.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • HP_Remote_Solution.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named 4.
Startup File (User Run)
  • HP_Remote_Solution.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'HP Remote Solution' and executes as %ProgramFiles(x86)%\Hewlett-Packard\HP Remote Solution\HP_Remote_Solution.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • HP_Remote_Solution.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'HP Remote Solution' which loads as C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Remote Solution\HP_Remote_Solution.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:3.39 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001683466%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00014231%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00002603%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:943,432
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:0 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove HP Remote Solution?

You can uninstall HP Remote Solution 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 Remote Solution, 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 Remote Solution.

Win 7 (SP1) 84%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.20%
Windows 10 10.40%
Windows XP 0.37%
Windows Vista 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 75.49%
Windows 7 Professional 11.87%
Windows 10 Home 6.60%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.62%
Windows 10 Pro 1.06%
Windows 8.1 0.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.57%
  United Kingdom 4.42%
  France 3.71%
  Canada 2.53%
  Australia 2.17%
  Italy 1.40%
  Spain 1.13%
  Germany 1.12%
  Netherlands 0.98%
  Belgium 0.90%
  Sweden 0.69%
  Switzerland 0.48%
  New Zealand 0.45%
  Brazil 0.40%

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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