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Should I remove Intel Anti-Theft Service?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0009%


VersionDistribution 5.88% 5.88%
1.0.1163.2 5.88%
1.0 82.35%

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Intel Anti-Theft Service

What is Intel Anti-Theft Service?  (from McAfee)

Intel Anti-Theft Technology helps deter data and asset theft, keeping personal information personal. Activate the Intel AT-enabled service available in various markets today. If your Ultrabook™ or laptop is lost or stolen, disable it through your service. If your later locate your Ultrabook or laptop, contact your serv...  Read more


Intel Anti-Theft Service is a program developed by McAfee. The most used version is 1.0, 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 42 files and is usually about 27.24 MB (28,561,970 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 10. While about 56% of users of Intel Anti-Theft Service come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Slovenia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and-technology/anti-theft/anti-theft-service-providers.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mcafeeantitheft\1.0.1163.2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\McAfeeAntiTheft\1.0.1163.2\uninstall.exe" /S
Estimated size: 27.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Anti-Theft Service

  • mcbrwsr2.dll - McAfee SecurityCenter (McAfee Web Browser Control)
  • McUICfg.dll - McAfee Integrated Security Platform
  • LogCntrl.dll - ETW Log Controller (Log Controller Module)
  • McATClient.dll - McAfee Anti-Theft (AT Client Module)
  • McATCrypto.dll - EEFFEncryptDecrypt
  • McATEEProvider.dll - EEFF Provider plugin
  • McATInstrumentation.dll - Instrumentation
  • McATJSRes.dll - ATJSRes
  • McATLauncher.exe - AT Screen Launcher
  • McATLocation.dll - Location Tracking
  • McATMetroAlert.exe - McATMetroAlert
  • McATPostInst.dll - PostInstall
  • McATPreInst.dll - PreInstall
  • McATProductConfig.dll - ProductConfig
  • McATRes.dll - ATRes
  • McATSchedulerSvc.dll - McATSchedulerSvc
  • McATSingletonApp.exe - McATSingletonApp
  • McATStartUp.dll - StartUp
  • McATSync.dll - SyncCheck
  • McATSysTrayPlugin.dll - AT Systray Plugin
  • McATUIhost.exe - McUIhost
  • McATUISchim.dll - UISchim
  • McATUninstall.dll - McATUninstall
  • McATUpdateCheck.dll - UpdateCheck
  • McATWebInterface.dll - ATWebInterface
  • McATWebProxy.dll - Web Proxy
  • McATXmlRes.dll - McAfee Anti-Theft common xml resource
  • McRtMui.dll - RTMUI
  • McInst.exe - McAfee Installer
  • atesclient.dll (by Intel(R)) - Intel(R) Anti-Theft Essential Services Client Library
  • atescheck.dll (by Intel(R)) - Intel(R) Anti-Theft Essential Services Check Library
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • McInst.exe runs as a service named '0025311363509840mcinstcleanup'.

How do I remove Intel Anti-Theft Service?

Quickly and completely remove Intel Anti-Theft Service from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Intel Anti-Theft Service 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 Intel Anti-Theft Service, 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 Intel Anti-Theft Service.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
Windows 10

Distribution by countryGeography

55.56% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 55.56%
  United States 27.78%
  Slovenia 5.56%
  Italy 5.56%
  Hungary 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 82.35%
ASUS 11.76%
Medion 5.88%
Common models
Sony SVP1321Z9EB 11.76%
ASUSTeK S400CA 11.76%
Sony SVS1313P9EB 11.76%
Sony SVS1312P9EB 5.88%
Sony SVT1511M1ES 5.88%
Sony SVT1313S1ES 5.88%

About McAfee

McAfee, a subsidiary of Intel Corporation, is a dedicated security technology company that delivers proactive solutions and services to help secure systems, networks, and mobile devices.
Publisher URL: www.mcafee.com


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