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Should I remove LanSafe?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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6.0.6 56.00%
6.0.4 24.00%
6.0.3 4.00%
6.0.1 4.00%
5.1.2 8.00%
5.0.8 4.00%

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LanSafe is a software program developed by Eaton. The most common release is 6.0.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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. The setup package generally installs about 28 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 35% of users of LanSafe come from Australia, it is also popular in the United States and Finland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.powerware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Powerware\LanSafe
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6C339FBF-5DC9-4549-A334-7603D2996031}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by LanSafe

  • core.dll - Powerware Secure Power core (core)
  • LanSafe.dll - LanSafe Resources
  • PowerMonitorAgent.dll - PowerMonitorAgent
  • PowerMonitor.exe - PowerMonitor
  • LanSafe.exe - LanSafe
  • ctCalendar.ocx (by DBI Technologies) - ctCalendar ActiveX Control Module
  • ctDropDate.ocx (by DBI Technologies) - ctDropDate ActiveX Control Module
  • ctMonth.ocx (by Gamesman) - ctMonth ActiveX Control (ctMonth Monthly Calendar ActiveX Control)
  • httpserver.exe (by Powerware) - Powerware httpserver (httpserver)
  • LSEvtMsg.dll - LSEvtMsg Dynamic Link Library (LSEvtMsg DLL)
  • MFC42LU.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • MSLUP60.dll (by Sample) - Sample Application DLL (User-Generated Microsoft (R) C/C++ Runtime Library)
  • MSLURT.dll (by Sample)
  • OSDetect.dll - OSDetect
  • POP3NIDI.exe (by Powerware) - Powerware POP3 Service (POP3NIDI)
  • PowerMonitorRes.dll
  • pthreadVC.dll
  • See32.dll
  • status_glance.exe - status_glance
  • unicows.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Windows (R) 95, Windows (R) 98, and Windows (R) Millennium Operating Systems (Unicode Layer for Win9x)
  • XYNTService.exe - Powerware XYNTService (XYNTService)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • XYNTService.exe runs as a service named 'LanSafe Process Manager' (LanSafe Process Manager).
  • PowerMonitor.exe runs as a service named 'LanSafe Power Monitor' (LanSafe PM) "Manages Powerware UPS (computer's Uninterruptible Power Supply)".

How do I remove LanSafe?

You can uninstall LanSafe 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 LanSafe, 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 LanSafe.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win 10 4%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 10 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 36.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.48% of installs come from Australia
Which countries install it?
  Australia 35.48%
  United States 29.03%
  Finland 12.90%
  Canada 6.45%
  Chile 3.23%
  New Zealand 3.23%
  PR 3.23%
  Israel 3.23%
  Germany 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 23.53%
Dell 11.76%
American Megatrends 11.76%
Acer 5.88%
ASUS 5.88%
Compaq 5.88%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard hp workst... 7.14%
Gigabyte H61M-DS2 7.14%
Gigabyte GA-MA770-DS3P 7.14%
Acer Aspire Z3750 7.14%
Gigabyte H55M-USB3 7.14%


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