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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,621
United States Rank #10,633
Reach 0.0125%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.57 days
459.23 days >
Average installed length: 241.29 days


3.6.111 0.40%
3.5.97 63.97%
3.4.85 3.64%
3.3.142 16.19%
3.2.181 5.26%
3.1.139 0.81%
3.1.100 5.26%
3.0.247 3.24%
3.0.234 1.21%

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Logitech Alert Commander

What is Logitech Alert Commander?  (from Logitech)

Your Logitech Alertâ„¢ digital video security system helps you stay informed and in control. Each Logitech Alert Master System comes with Logitech Alert Commander, a powerful desktop application for your Windows or Mac computer that lets you set-up and configure your video security system, watch live video, review record...  Read more


Logitech Alert Commander is a program developed by Logitech. The most used version is 3.5.97, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 65.92 MB (69,122,257 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 85% of users of Logitech Alert Commander come from the United States, it is also popular in Finland and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Logitech.com
Help link: www.logitech.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Logitech\Logitech Alert\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B8B0AABE-6B79-4120-BED0-0F7A92C69D35}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 65.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Logitech Alert Commander

  • h264DecoderDSfilter.dll - Logitech-Dicas H.264 Decoder
  • Logitech Alert Commander.exe - Logitech Alert Commander
  • Logitech.Dvs.LogiNvrClient.dll - LogiNvrClient
  • Logitech.Dvs.LogiNvrCommon.dll - LogiNvrCommon
  • PerformAdminAction.exe - PerformAdminAction
  • RemoteServices.dll - RemoteServices
  • AACDec.dll - LogiNvrClient (AACDec)
  • LogiNvrClient.dll
  • LogiNvrClientExternalControl.dll - LogiNvrClientExternalControl
  • LogiNvrClientLocalDiscovery.dll - LogiNvrClientLocalDiscovery
  • LogiNvrClientSecurity.dll - LogiNvrClientSecurity
  • LogiNvrClientUtil.dll - LogiNvrClientUtil
  • LogiNvrClientWasatchCamera.dll - LogiNvrClientWasatchCamera
  • LogiNvrCommonHomePlug.dll - LogiNvrCommon (LogiNvrCommonHomePlug)
  • LogiNvrCommonLogging.dll - LogiNvrCommonLogging
  • LogiNvrCommonMedia.dll - LogiNvrCommonMedia
  • LogiNvrCommonSettings.dll - LogiNvrCommonSettings
  • LogiNvrCommonUtil.dll - LogiNvrCommonUtil
  • LogiNvrCommonXmppClient.dll - LogiNvrCommonXmppClient
  • LogiSecurityDeviceUPnPCP.dll - LogiSecurityDeviceUPnPCP Library
  • CamMaintenance.dll - Camera Maintenance Library
  • DxCam.dll - DirectX/DirectShow Camera Library
  • Interop.EventSystemLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'EventSystemLib'.
  • Interop.NetFwTypeLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'NetFwTypeLib'.
  • Interop.SensEvents.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SensEvents'.
  • coversant.corlib.dll (by Coversant) - SoapBox Framework(R) 2006 for XMPP and Jabber (Coversant Corlib)
  • Coversant.SoapBox.dll (by Coversant) - Coversant.SoapBox
  • H264NvidiaVidDecodeAPI.dll (by dicas digital image coding GmbH) - mpegableVideoSDK H.264 Decoder NVidia (NVidia accelerated H.264 decoding)
  • H264VidDecodeAPI.dll (by dicas digital image coding GmbH) - mpegable H.264 Decoder (H.264 Video Decoder API)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • Coversant.Win32.dll - Coversant Win32
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • libmp4v2.dll (by MP4v2) - MP4v2 (MP4v2 2.0-r477)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtNetwork4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtXml4.dll
  • gloox.dll (by Jakob Schroeter) - gloox Jabber/XMPP library
  • log4c.dll - log4c Library
  • RemoteServices.XmlSerializers.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Logitech Alert Commander.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Logitech Commander' (runs daily at 3:30 PM).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Logitech Alert Commander.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Logitech Alert Commander' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Logitech\Logitech Alert\Logitech Alert Commander.exe" /logon.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Logitech Alert Commander.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Logitech\Logitech Alert\Logitech Alert Commander.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Logitech Alert Commander.exe
Memory:308.93 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0021284121%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00107156%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00105685%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,316,123,356
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:4.52 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:3.87 MB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Logitech Alert Commander?

You can uninstall Logitech Alert Commander 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 Logitech Alert Commander, 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 Logitech Alert Commander.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.47%
Windows 10 37.25%
Windows Vista 5.67%
Windows XP 1.62%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.20%
Windows 7 Professional 15.38%
Windows 10 Home 9.31%
Windows 8.1 8.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.07%
Windows 10 Pro 5.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.90%
  Finland 2.86%
  Australia 1.82%
  Canada 1.82%
  United Kingdom 1.56%
  Sweden 1.30%
  Norway 1.04%
  New Zealand 1.04%
  Brazil 0.52%
  Switzerland 0.52%
  Hong Kong 0.26%
  South Africa 0.26%
  Thailand 0.26%
  UA 0.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.77%
Hewlett-Packard 29.80%
Acer 5.96%
ASUS 5.30%
Lenovo 4.64%
Toshiba 3.31%
Sony 3.31%
Intel 2.65%
Alienware 1.99%
Sahara 1.32%
Samsung 1.32%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 580 4.48%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.73%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.99%
Hewlett-Packard p2-1394 2.99%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.99%
Dell OptiPlex 980 2.24%

About Logitech

Logitech develops products like peripheral devices for PCs, including keyboards, mice, microphones, game controllers and webcams.
Publisher URL: www.logitech.com


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