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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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VersionDistribution 40.00% 40.00%
5.3.168 20.00%

KEPServerEnterprise 5


KEPServerEnterprise 5 is a program developed by Kepware. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 14.76 MB (15,473,508 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 82% of users of KEPServerEnterprise 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.rockwellautomation.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Kepware\KEPServerEnterprise 5\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{36D2843B-1510-4A30-8220-8E569E829CB0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.76 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by KEPServerEnterprise 5

  • serialportmapper.dll - KEPServerEnterprise Serial Port Configuration Module
  • uaserverinterface.dll - OPC Unified Architecture Plugin
  • server_eventlog.exe - KEPServerEX - EventLogger (Server - Event Log Service)
  • RSkep32.dll (by Rockwell Automation) - FactoryTalk Activation (FactoryTalk Activation Client DLL)
  • libssl.dll - All Kepware products (Open SSL interface helper)
  • libutil.dll - Shared utility library for all Kepware products.
  • MEKEPServerProjectData.dll
  • systemeventresource.dll - Event Log Resource Source DLL
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • oeminterface.dll - KEPServerEnterprise (OEM interface module)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • opcquickclient.exe - OPC Quick Client
  • libserver.dll - KEPServerEX (Communications server core functionality)
  • loadlegacy.dll - Load legacy projects.
  • opcdiags.dll - OPC diagnostics manager
  • opcuacm.exe - OPC UA Configuration Manager
  • server_admin.exe - Server - Administration
  • server_config.exe - Server - Configuration
  • server_runtime.exe - Server - Runtime

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • server_admin.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named KEPServerEnterprise 5.13.
2 Services
  • server_runtime.exe runs as a service named 'KEPServerEnterprise 5.13 Runtime' (KEPServerEnterpriseV5) "Runtime component of KEPServerEnterprise 5.13".
  • server_eventlog.exe runs as a service named 'KEPServerEnterprise 5.7 Event Logger' (KEPServerEnterpriseLoggerV5) "Event logger component of KEPServerEnterprise 5.7".

How do I remove KEPServerEnterprise 5?

You can uninstall KEPServerEnterprise 5 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 KEPServerEnterprise 5, 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 KEPServerEnterprise 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 80%
Win 7 20%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 80.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.82%
  Germany 9.09%
  Italy 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 60.00%
Intel 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
Common models
innotek GmbH VirtualBox 25.00%
Dell Latitude E6540 25.00%
Dell Latitude E5520 25.00%
Dell Latitude E5440 25.00%


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