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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Intel Turbo Boost Technologie monitor 2.6


Intel Turbo Boost Technologie monitor 2.6 is a software program developed by Intel. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 14 files and is usually about 11.65 MB (12,218,390 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 72% of users of Intel Turbo Boost Technologie monitor come from Netherlands, it is also popular in Belgium and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intel.com/index.htm?nl_NL_01
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Intel\TurboBoost\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6C9365EB-1F9E-4893-9196-3EC77C88D0C5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 11.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Turbo Boost Technologie monitor 2.6

  • TurboBoostCtrl.dll - Intel(R) Turbo Boost UI (Turbo Boost Monitor DLL)
  • DHLogInterfaces.Interop.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'DHLogInterfacesLib'.
  • launchhidden.vbs
  • Microsoft.Practices.ObjectBuilder2.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft ObjectBuilder 2 (Microsoft.Practices.ObjectBuilder2)
  • Microsoft.Practices.Unity.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Unity Application Block (Microsoft.Practices.Unity)
  • Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll - Microsoft Windows API Code Pack for .NET Framework (Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack)
  • Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell.dll - Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell
  • RegTbDrvCat_x64.exe - Intel(R) Turbo Boost Technology Monitor 2.0 (Turbo Boost Monitor Setup Helper)
  • RunTbGadget.exe
  • RunTBGadgetOnce.vbs
  • SignalIslandCommon.dll - Intel® Turbo Boost Technology Monitor 2.6 (Intel® Turbo Boost Technology Monitor 2.6 Common Libraries)
  • SignalIslandUi.exe
  • TurboB.sys - TurboB Device Driver
  • TurboBoost.exe - Turbo Boost Monitor Service

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SignalIslandUi.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4940C50E-B5FC-40FA-AC6A-292D6C1D3F3E}' (runs on registration).
  • TurboBoost.exe runs as a service named 'Intel(R) Turbo Boost Technology Monitor' (TurboBoost) "Intel(R) Turbo Boost Technology Monitor".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:94.16 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003102829%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00019540%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00011488%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:21,636,040
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:885 Bytes
435.61 KB average
Memory:3.17 MB
Total CPU:0.0001811354%
Kernel CPU:0.00008468%
User CPU:0.00009646%
CPU cycles/sec:337,095
I/O reads/min:2 Bytes

How do I remove Intel Turbo Boost Technologie monitor?

You can uninstall Intel Turbo Boost Technologie monitor 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 Intel® Turbo Boost Technologie monitor 2.6, 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 Intel Turbo Boost Technologie monitor.

Win 10 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 74.77%
Windows 7 25.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 35.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.09%
Windows 8.1 Pro 13.21%
Windows 10 Home 8.49%
Windows 8 7.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.57% of installs come from Netherlands
Which countries install it?
  Netherlands 71.57%
  Belgium 17.65%
  United States 4.90%
  France 2.94%
  Thailand 0.98%
  Finland 0.98%
  Germany 0.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 68.48%
ASUS 8.70%
Acer 8.70%
Hewlett-Packard 6.52%
Sony 2.17%
Medion 2.17%
Samsung 1.09%
Lenovo 1.09%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 7520 14.29%
Dell Inspiron 7720 11.22%
Dell Inspiron 5721 7.14%
Dell Inspiron 5521 7.14%
Dell Inspiron 3521 5.10%
Dell Inspiron 3721 4.08%

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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