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3% remove it97% keep it
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Global Rank #24,904
United States Rank #21,872
Reach 0.0071%


9.237.53063 2.88%
9.230.50211 24.46%
9.208.46307 1.44%
9.200.44376 13.67%
9.150.39151 10.79%
9.100.36280 5.04%
9.00.32649 19.42%
8.105.31679 0.72%
8.100.29670 11.51%
8.00.24737 10.07%

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MetaFrame Presentation Server Client

What is MetaFrame Presentation Server Client?  (from Citrix Systems)

Citrix MetaFrame servers listen for client connections on TCP port 2598, by default. If the Session Reliability feature is disabled, then the server will listen on port 1494. Older MetaFrame servers (those running MetaFrame version 2 or earlier) do not have the Session Reliability feature, and therefore always default ...  Read more


MetaFrame Presentation Server Client is a program developed by Citrix Systems. The most used version is 9.230.50211, 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 main program executable is pn.exe. The software installer includes 109 files and is usually about 10.55 MB (11,067,656 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 49% of users of MetaFrame Presentation Server Client come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.citrix.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Citrix\ICA Client\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{DF1D5FEC-D67C-43C8-9230-41F5DF350196}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 10.55 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by MetaFrame Presentation Server Client

Program executable:pn.exe
Name:Citrix ICA Client
Program Neighborhood
Path:C:\Program Files\citrix\ica client\pn.exe
Additional files:
  • acrdlg.dll - Citrix ICA Client (Auto Client Reconnect Dialog (Win32))
  • adpcm.dll - MetaFrame Client Audio ADPCM Converter DLL (Win32)
  • audcvtn.dll - MetaFrame Client Audio Converter DLL (Win32)
  • cgpcfg.dll - Program Neighborhood CGPCFG dll
  • concentr.dll - Citrix ICA Client Connection Center DLL (Win32)
  • cpviewer.exe - EMF Viewer
  • ctxmui.dll - Citrix Presentation Server Client MUI DLL (Win32)
  • CtxTwnPA.exe - CtxTwnPA shell
  • dpihand.dll - Program Neighborhood Agent DPIHAND
  • dpihand64.dll
  • emfrendr.dll - Citrix EMF PlugIn DLL (Win32)
  • icaconf.exe - Citrix ICA Configuration Executable (Win32)
  • icaconfs.dll - Citrix ICA Configuration Support DLL (Win32)
  • icadlgn.dll - Citrix ICA Dialog Boxes (Win32)
  • icafile.dll - Citrix Configuration Manager
  • icalogon.dll - Citrix ICA Client Logon (Win32)
  • icavern.dll - MetaFrame Access Client Version DLL (Win32)
  • migrateN.exe
  • modemN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Modem Detect DLL (Win32)
  • nehttpn.dll - Citrix ICA Client HTTP Name Enumerator DLL (Win32)
  • neipxn.dll - Citrix ICA Client IPX Name Enumerator DLL (Win32)
  • nenetbn.dll - Citrix ICA Client NetBios Name Enumerator DLL (Win32)
  • nenumn.dll - Citrix ICA Client Name Enumerator DLL (Win32)
  • netcpN.dll - Citrix ICA Client TCP/IP Name Enumerator DLL (Win32)
  • npican.dll - Citrix ICA Client Plugin (Win32)
  • nrhttpn.dll - Citrix ICA Client Name Resolver DLL (Win32)
  • nripxN.dll - Citrix ICA Client IPX Name Resolver DLL (Win32)
  • nrnetbN.dll - Citrix ICA Client NetBios Name Resolver DLL (Win32)
  • nrnetwN.dll
  • nrtcpn.dll
  • pcl4rast.dll - Citrix PCL metafile interpreter DLL (Win32)
  • pdc128N.dll - Citrix ICA Client Protocol Driver - (128 bit) Encryption (Win32)
  • pdcompN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Protocol Driver - Compression (Win32)
  • pdframeN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Protocol Driver - Framing (Win32)
  • pdmodemN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Protocol Driver - Modem (Win32)
  • pdreliN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Protocol Driver - Reliable (Win32)
  • pdtapiN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Protocol Driver - TAPI Modem (Win32)
  • pnagent.exe - Citrix ICA Client PNAgent (Win32)
  • pnapin.dll - Program Neighborhood API DLL
  • pncachen.dll - Program Neighborhood Cache DLL
  • pndskint.dll - Program Neighborhood Desktop DLL
  • pnipcn.dll
  • pnsson.dll - Program Neighborhood Single Sign-on DLL
  • pnstub.exe - Program Neighborhood
  • ProxySup.ocx - Proxy Sup Module
  • PScript.dll - Program Neighborhood PScript
  • reducv3.dll - ICA Reducer Version 3
  • scriptN.dll
  • srcflter.dll - Citrix ICA Client DirectShow Source Filter DLL
  • sslpdo.dll - Program Neighborhood SSLPDO
  • sslsdk_b.dll - Citrix ICA Client SSL SDK DLL (Win32)
  • ssoncom.exe - Program Neighborhood SSONCOM
  • ssonstub.dll - Program Neighborhood SSON
  • ssonsvr.exe
  • statuin.dll - Citrix ICA Client Connect Dialog DLL (Win32)
  • vdcamN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Audio DLL (Win32)
  • vdcdm30n.dll - Citrix ICA Client Drives DLL (Win32)
  • vdcmN.dll - Citrix ICA Client Management DLL (Win32)
  • vdcom30N.dll - Citrix ICA Client Port DLL (Win32)
  • vdcpm30N.dll - Citrix ICA Client Printer DLL (Win32)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • pn.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6B25160C-7847-47A8-97A5-9BE2D024906B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove MetaFrame Presentation Server Client?

You can uninstall MetaFrame Presentation Server Client 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 MetaFrame Presentation Server Client, 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 MetaFrame Presentation Server Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 43.17%
Windows XP 42.45%
Windows Vista 9.35%
Windows 10 5.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 42.03%
Windows 7 Professional 25.36%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.59%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.62%
Windows 7 Enterprise 2.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.86%
  Germany 5.68%
  Netherlands 4.55%
  United Kingdom 4.55%
  Brazil 3.41%
  India 3.41%
  Canada 3.41%
  Indonesia 2.27%
  Italy 2.27%
  Argentina 1.70%
  Spain 1.70%
  Israel 1.70%
  Singapore 1.14%
  France 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.50%
Hewlett-Packard 22.92%
Lenovo 9.38%
Acer 7.29%
Intel 7.29%
American Megatrends 3.13%
Sahara 3.13%
Sony 3.13%
Toshiba 2.08%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex GX620 ... 2.78%
HP ProBook 430 G1 2.78%
Dell Latitude E6410 1.85%
Dell Studio 1737 1.85%
LENOVO 2929AZ6 1.85%
Dell Latitude D830 1.85%

About Citrix Systems

Citrix Systems provides server and desktop virtualization, networking, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and cloud computing technologies, including Xen open source products.
Publisher URL: www.citrix.com


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