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Should I remove Hikvision Tools?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
44% remove it56% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #48,946
United States Rank #49,543
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 148.81 days


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Hikvision Tools


The primary executable is named HikvisionTools.exe. The setup package generally installs about 26 files and is usually about 33.17 MB (34,786,345 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 53% of users of Hikvision Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in Mexico and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: company
URL: www.company.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hikvision Tools
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{9B5AA48E-8104-47FA-A8D8-F35DAADC7CC8}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 33.17 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Hikvision Tools

Program executable:HikvisionTools.exe
Name:Hikvision Tools
Path:C:\Program Files\Hikvision Tools\HikvisionTools.exe
Additional files:
  • AnalyzeData.dll - AnalyzeData
  • BandwidthCalculator.dll - Bandwidth Calculator
  • BatchUpgrading.dll - Batch Upgrading
  • Common.dll - Common
  • DiskCalculator.dll - Disk Calculator
  • HCNetSDK.dll - Build 20120809
  • HDFileSDK.dll - HDFileSDK
  • HikvisionTools.exe - Hikvision Tools
  • hpr.dll - hpr
  • IPCCalculator.dll - IPC Calculator
  • LocalPlayback.dll - Local Playback
  • LocalStorage.dll
  • msvcp60.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library)
  • Packet.dll - packet.dll (Vista) Dynamic Link Library
  • PlayCtrl.dll - Release Baseline Build20120514
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtXml4.dll
  • RemoteBackup.dll - Remote Backup
  • Sadp.dll - Build 20120502
  • SendMail.dll
  • sqlite3.dll
  • StreamTransClient.dll
  • SystemTransform.dll - SystemTransform (BaselineBuild120604)
  • wpcap.dll (by CACE Technologies) - WinPcap (wpcap.dll Dynamic Link Library - based on libpcap 1.0rel0b branch (20091008))

How do I remove Hikvision Tools?

You can uninstall Hikvision Tools 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 Hikvision Tools, 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 Hikvision Tools.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 44%
Keep it 56%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.67%
Windows 10 40.00%
Windows XP 3.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 10 Pro 10.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.67%
Windows 10 Home 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.19%
  Mexico 8.51%
  South Africa 6.38%
  Canada 6.38%
  Philippines 4.26%
  Chile 2.13%
  France 2.13%
  Australia 2.13%
  India 2.13%
  Sweden 2.13%
  Romania 2.13%
  Estonia 2.13%
  Iran 2.13%
  Ireland 2.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.62%
Acer 23.08%
Dell 19.23%
Toshiba 7.69%
ASUS 7.69%
Lenovo 3.85%
Apple 3.85%
Common models
HP ProBook 4540s 7.69%
Acer Aspire E5-571 7.69%
Acer Aspire E1-422 3.85%
Acer Aspire 5738 3.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite S845 3.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite C45-A 3.85%


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