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Should I remove Intel Small Business Advantage?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,704
United States Rank #9,789
Reach 0.0763%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.99 days
147.09 days >
Average installed length: 77.29 days


VersionDistribution 0.09% 0.28% 0.09% 0.47% 4.67% 12.99% 1.68% 5.79% 5.14% 1.59% 2.34% 13.83% 1.31% 17.66% 3.93% 0.09% 5.51% 0.47% 0.28% 8.88% 0.09% 0.28% 0.37%

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Intel Small Business Advantage

What is Intel Small Business Advantage?  (from Intel)

Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA) is a new computing platform, consisting of hardware, software, and firmware, for small businesses without a managed network. Intel® SBA also includes six applications to help manage security and productivity issues.


Intel Small Business Advantage is a software program developed by Intel. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 65 files and is usually about 91.54 MB (95,985,366 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 24% of users of Intel Small Business Advantage come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Small Business Advantage
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Small Business Advantage\Uninstall\setup.exe -uninstall
Estimated size: 91.54 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Small Business Advantage

  • ToastNotifications.exe - Intel® Small Business Advantage - Toast (Toast Notifications)
  • Setup.exe - Intel(R) Small Business Advantage (Intel(R) Small Business Advantage installer)
  • Authenticode.dll - Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA Authenticode)
  • CarouselControl.dll - Intel® SBA CarouselControl
  • HealthCenter.CleanupTool.exe - Intel® SBA HealthCenterCleanupTool
  • Intel.SBA.BackupRecover.Common.dll - Intel® SBA BackupRecoverCommon
  • Intel.SBA.BackupRecover.UI.dll - Intel® SBA Backup and Recover User Interface
  • Intel.SBA.Common.dll - Intel® SBA Common
  • Intel.SBA.Common.UI.dll - Intel® SBA CommonUI
  • Intel.SBA.Common.Unsafe.dll - Intel® SBA Common Unsafe
  • Intel.SBA.ConfigurationData.dll - Intel® SBA ConfigurationData
  • Intel.SBA.EnergySaver.Common.dll - Intel® SBA Energy Saver Common
  • Intel.SBA.EnergySaver.UI.dll - Intel® SBA Energy Saver User Interface
  • Intel.SBA.HealthCenter.UI.dll - Intel® SBA PC HealthCenterUI
  • Intel.SBA.IsvSdk.Common.dll - Intel® SBA IsvSdkCommon
  • Intel.SBA.IsvSdk.dll - Intel® SBA IsvSdk
  • Intel.SBA.PCHealthCenter.Common.dll - Intel® SBA PC Health Center Common
  • Intel.SBA.ServiceManager.Common.dll
  • Intel.SBA.ServiceManager.dll - Intel® SBA ServiceManager
  • Intel.SBA.SoftwareMonitor.Common.dll - Intel® SBA SoftwareMonitorCommon
  • Intel.SBA.SoftwareMonitor.UI.dll - Intel® SBA SoftwareMonitorUI
  • Intel.SBA.ThirdPartyApp.UI.dll - Intel® SBA Third Party App UI
  • Intel.SBA.UsbBlocker.Common.dll - Intel® SBA UsbBlockerCommon
  • Intel.SBA.UsbBlocker.UI.dll - Intel® SBA UsbBlockerUI
  • Intel.SBA.Utils.dll - Intel® SBA Utils
  • Intel.SBA.WirelessDisplay.UI.dll - Intel® SBA WirelessDisplayUI
  • Intel.SmallBusinessAdvantage.BackupRecover.Service.dll - Intel® SBA BackupRecover Service
  • Intel.SmallBusinessAdvantage.General.Enrollment.dll - Intel® SBA Service
  • Intel.SmallBusinessAdvantage.General.MessageEvent.dll - Intel® SBA Service MessageEvent
  • Intel.SmallBusinessAdvantage.HealthCenter.Service.dll - Intel® SBA HealtCenterService
  • Intel.SmallBusinessAdvantage.WindowsService.exe - Intel® SBA WindowsService
  • IntelSba.dll - Intel® SBA MEI
  • IntelSmallBusinessAdvantage.exe
  • SBA_IsctChecker.exe
  • SBA_Notifier.exe
  • SBA_Proxy.exe - Intel® SBA Proxy
  • ServiceDaclTool.exe - Intel® Small Business Advantage Windows Service Installation Component
  • ServiceManager.Common.dll - Intel® SBA ServiceManagerCommon
  • Shell.UI.Helper.exe
  • CIMFramework.dll - WS-Management CIMFrameWork
  • CrashReportSender.exe - Intel Services Manager (Crash Report Sender)
  • ismagent.exe
  • MessageMediator.exe - Message Mediator
  • CIMFrameworkUntyped.dll - CIMFrameworkUntyped
  • UpdateServiceCProxy.dll - UpdateServiceCProxy
  • DotNetWSManClient.dll - DotNetWSManClient
  • SBALaunchDelay.exe - Delayed launcher
  • IWSManClient.dll - IWSManClient
  • Intel.Wsman.Scripting.dll - WsmanLib (Intel Management Framework)
  • HLAPI.dll - HLAPI

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • HealthCenter.CleanupTool.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Suppression des fichiers Internet temporaires' (runs weekly on Mondays at 20:00).
  • SBA_Notifier.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Notifier' (runs daily at 4:05 AM).

How do I remove Intel Small Business Advantage?

Quickly and completely remove Intel(R) Small Business Advantage 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 Small Business Advantage 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(R) Small Business Advantage, 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 Small Business Advantage.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.13%
Windows 8 31.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 28.12%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.84%
Windows 8.1 11.34%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.06%
Windows 10 Pro 3.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 24.28%
  Germany 13.23%
  France 9.20%
  Netherlands 4.29%
  United Kingdom 3.59%
  Taiwan 3.51%
  Sweden 3.16%
  Italy 3.07%
  Australia 2.72%
  Poland 2.72%
  Canada 2.54%
  Norway 1.49%
  Belgium 1.40%
  Spain 1.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 33.02%
ASUS 28.07%
Hewlett-Packard 23.11%
Dell 6.60%
MSI 4.72%
Intel 1.65%
Samsung 1.65%
Alienware 0.47%
Lenovo 0.24%
Common models
MSI MS-7816 11.65%
MSI MS-7817 10.41%
MSI MS-7850 8.06%
MSI MS-7798 7.73%
MSI MS-7808 7.05%
MSI MS-7823 5.94%

About Intel

Intel Corporation is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors found in most personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.intel.com

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drshowsover a year ago
The uninstall requires I password, but I never set a password. Is there a default password I need to use? If not, How do I uninstall it without a password?