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Should I remove Hextech Repair Tool?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,397
United States Rank #11,615
Reach 0.0142%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.01 days
177.42 days >
Average installed length: 93.22 days


1.1.175 0.71%
1.1.172 0.36%
1.1.165 0.36%
1.1.91 4.29%
1.1.90 5.71%
1.1.89 2.14%
1.1.80 0.71%
1.1.77 10.36%
1.1.36 4.64%
1.1.15 19.64%
1.1.14 3.21%
1.1.13 0.71%
1.0.19 0.36%
1.0.18 2.50%
1.0.16 43.93%
1.0.6 0.36%

Hextech Repair Tool


Hextech Repair Tool is a program developed by Riot Games. The most used version is 1.0.16, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 46.74 MB (49,008,640 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 70% of users of Hextech Repair Tool come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hextech repair tool\locales
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{7F9A97E6-E666-11E5-B582-B88687E82322}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 46.74 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Hextech Repair Tool

  • hextech repair tool.exe - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Client Application

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • hextech repair tool.exe runs as a service named 'Intel(R) Security Assist' (Intel(R) Security Assist) "Security Helper".

How do I remove Hextech Repair Tool?

You can uninstall Hextech Repair Tool 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 Hextech Repair Tool, 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 Hextech Repair Tool.

Win 10 77%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 77.30%
Windows 7 22.34%
Windows Vista 0.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 40.14%
Windows 10 Pro 20.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.39%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.73%
Windows 7 Professional 5.73%
Windows 8.1 4.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.95% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.95%
  France 4.29%
  Italy 3.54%
  United Kingdom 2.53%
  Germany 2.27%
  Netherlands 2.27%
  Spain 2.02%
  Brazil 1.77%
  Canada 1.52%
  BG 1.26%
  Czech Republic 1.01%
  DK 1.01%
  Colombia 0.76%
  Poland 0.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 22.98%
Hewlett-Packard 21.74%
Acer 20.50%
Lenovo 13.04%
Dell 8.70%
MSI 2.48%
Alienware 1.86%
Toshiba 1.86%
Samsung 1.24%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.46%
ASUSTeK X555LD 2.31%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.31%
Acer Aspire VN7-792G 1.54%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.54%
Gigabyte Default string 1.54%


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