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Should I remove HP Utility Center?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #324
United States Rank #246
Reach 1.8828%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.60 days
253.64 days >
Average installed length: 133.27 days


2.5.6 0.04%
2.5.5 5.91%
2.5.3 4.57%
2.5.2 5.15%
2.4.7 3.64%
2.4.6 0.01%
2.4.4 7.55%
2.4.2 4.41%
2.3.4 16.23%
2.3.3 0.95%
2.3.2 2.29%
2.3.1 8.69%
2.2.6 1.90%
2.2.5 9.38%
2.2.2 6.18%
2.1.6 2.56%
2.1.5 20.52%
2.1.3 0.02%
2.0.3 0.00%

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HP Utility Center

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What is HP Utility Center?

This program provides the HP Utility Center for supported notebook models running supported operating systems. HP Utility Center provides a location to launch preinstalled HP features.


The most used version is 2.1.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is _853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 2.44 MB (2,560,000 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Hewlett-Packard.com
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{73237EBB-B26F-4628-8754-4EFE563D72E9}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{73237EBB-B26F-4628-8754-4EFE563D72E9}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.44 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HP Utility Center

Program executable:_853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe
  • _853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe

How do I remove HP Utility Center?

Quickly and completely remove HP Utility Center from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall HP Utility Center 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 Utility Center, 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 Utility Center.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 99.90%
Windows 7 0.09%
Windows XP 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 52.94%
Windows 10 Home 20.05%
Windows 8.1 Connected 9.85%
Windows 8 6.58%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.25%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 1.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.77%
  Italy 6.27%
  United Kingdom 5.66%
  France 3.24%
  Canada 2.98%
  Australia 1.73%
  Germany 1.56%
  India 1.51%
  Netherlands 1.05%
  Sweden 0.98%
  Mexico 0.96%
  Spain 0.84%
  Brazil 0.62%
  Norway 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.96%
Dell 0.01%
Toshiba 0.01%
Acer 0.01%
Lenovo 0.00%
ASUS 0.00%
Gateway 0.00%
Common models
HP 15 Notebook PC 18.74%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 18.72%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 11.14%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.69%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 4.12%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 3.35%

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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