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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 #4,220
United States Rank #4,366
Reach 0.1267%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.25 days
272.91 days >
Average installed length: 143.39 days


VersionDistribution 6.25% 35.68% 0.40% 10.57% 1.52% 0.92% 6.81% 22.91% 1.40% 13.54%

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HP Theft Recovery


HP Theft Recovery is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is LoJackPro.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 592.31 KB (606,524 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 43% of users of HP Theft Recovery come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: hp-pt.absolute.com/hp-pt?app=hp.pt.1&pcmake=HP&pcmodel=standalone&link=purchase&atp=0&brand=computrace
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Theft Recovery\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{10F5A72A-1E07-4FAE-A7E7-14B10CC66B17}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 592.31 KB

Program filesFiles installed by HP Theft Recovery

Program executable:LoJackPro.exe
Name:Theft Recovery
Path:C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Theft Recovery\LoJackPro.exe
Additional files:
  • LoJackProDPPlugin.dll (by Absolute Software) - Computrace HPSM Plugin (Computrace Plugin)
  • LoJackPro.exe (by Absolute Software) - Theft Recovery
  • CompareBinaryVersions.dll

How do I remove HP Theft Recovery?

You can uninstall HP Theft Recovery 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 Theft Recovery, 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 Theft Recovery.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.57%
Windows 10 27.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 71.27%
Windows 10 Pro 7.83%
Windows 8.1 6.63%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.87%
Windows 8 2.29%
Windows 10 Home 1.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.39%
  United Kingdom 4.63%
  France 4.20%
  Germany 3.50%
  Italy 3.33%
  Netherlands 3.03%
  Norway 2.50%
  Australia 1.90%
  Sweden 1.76%
  Czech Republic 1.73%
  Mexico 1.70%
  Canada 1.63%
  Austria 1.63%
  Switzerland 1.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.79%
Dell 0.21%
Common models
HP ProBook 450 G1 12.79%
HP ProBook 450 G2 10.24%
HP ProBook 650 G1 5.06%
HP ProBook 430 G1 4.33%
HP ProDesk 400 G1 MT 4.09%
HP ProBook 450 G0 3.52%

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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