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11% remove it89% keep it
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4.1.3438.8024 78.64%
4.1.3392.7901 4.07%
4.1.3341.7702 2.71%
4.1.3104.7102 6.44%
4.0.2720.6410 4.41%
3.0.2471.5529 3.73%

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Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center

What is Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center?  (from Microsoft)

Apps and devices offer a growing range of ways to get the important health information you’re tracking into your HealthVault record. Many apps let you analyze and manage that information to help you achieve your health and fitness goals. Health devices—blood pressure monitors, pedometers, glucometers, and more—are a...  Read more


Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center is a program developed by Microsoft. The most used version is 4.1.3438.8024, 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 connectioncenter.exe. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 19.8 MB (20,761,671 bytes). HvUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 94% of users of Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=143031
Help link: go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=214027
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft HealthVault\Connection Center\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft HealthVault\Connection Center\\HVCCSetup.exe" /uninstalC:{E8A6590B-79DC-4D5D-AAD4-52FE2201D64E}
Estimated size: 19.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center

Program executable:connectioncenter.exe
Name:Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center
Connection Center
Path:C:\Program Files\microsoft healthvault\connection center\connectioncenter.exe
Additional files:
  • CustomActions.dll - Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center (Health Solutions Setup helper DLL)
  • HsClientApi.dll - Health Solutions Client API
  • HsDataResources.dll - Health Solutions Data Resources
  • HsDeviceDataImport.dll - Health Solutions Device Data Import Component
  • HVCCSetup.exe - HealthVault Connection Center Setup Application
  • HvUpdater.exe - HVUpdater
  • HvUpdaterPS.dll - HealthVault Updater PS
  • Microsoft.Health.Client.dll - Microsoft Health Solutions Client API
  • Microsoft.Health.ClientCommon.dll - Microsoft.Health.ClientCommon
  • Microsoft.Health.ClientCs.dll - Microsoft.Health.ClientCS
  • Microsoft.Health.Data.dll - Microsoft.Health.Data
  • Microsoft.Health.DeviceManagement.dll - Microsoft Health Solutions DeviceManagement API
  • Microsoft.Health.ManualDataImport.dll - Microsoft.Health.ManualDataImport
  • Microsoft.Health.MedicalImagingMedia.dll - Microsoft.Health.MedicalImagingMedia
  • Microsoft.Health.MedicalImagingTransportation.dll
  • Microsoft.Health.RemoteDataSource.dll - Microsoft.Health.RemoteDataSource
  • Microsoft.Health.Sync.dll - Microsoft Health Solutions Sync Implementation
  • msvcm90.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp90.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • Microsoft.Health.dll - Microsoft HealthVault (R) (Microsoft.Health)
  • Microsoft.Health.ItemTypes.dll - Microsoft.Health.ItemTypes
  • IntelIpp.Interop.dll - Microsoft Amalga (Microsoft Amalga IPP Interop)
  • SqmApi.dll - SQM Client
  • Microsoft.Health.Dicom.Dll - Amalga (dicom)
  • Microsoft.Health.Dicom.ImageIO.dll - ImagingCoreProvider
  • Microsoft.Health.Dicom.IO.dll - DicomIO
  • Microsoft.Health.ImageCodec.Jpeg.dll - JpegCodec
  • Microsoft.Health.ImageCodec.Jpeg2000.dll - Jpeg2000Codec
  • Microsoft.Health.ImageCodec.Rle.dll - RleCodec
  • Microsoft.Health.Imaging2D.dll - Microsoft Amalga 2D Image Processing
  • Microsoft.Health.ImagingUtility.dll - Microsoft.Health.Imaging.Interop
  • Microsoft.Health.ImagingUtility.Native.dll - Imaging utility in native code

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ConnectionCenter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F4836C4F-D51D-459F-B43B-585F9FC2F286}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center?

You can uninstall Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center 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 Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center, 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 Microsoft HealthVault Connection Center.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.38%
Windows 10 42.18%
Windows Vista 3.40%
Windows XP 2.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.90%
Windows 7 Professional 10.62%
Windows 8.1 9.59%
Windows 10 Home 8.56%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.19%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.88%
  United Kingdom 1.27%
  Germany 0.84%
  DK 0.63%
  Netherlands 0.42%
  Italy 0.42%
  Portugal 0.42%
  Canada 0.21%
  Switzerland 0.21%
  PR 0.21%
  Austria 0.21%
  Ireland 0.21%
  Israel 0.21%
  Korea 0.21%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.67%
Hewlett-Packard 29.15%
Acer 13.07%
ASUS 6.53%
Toshiba 5.03%
Lenovo 4.02%
Sony 2.51%
Intel 1.01%
Alienware 1.01%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.16%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.87%
ASUS All Series 3.87%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 2.58%
Gateway FX6803 2.58%
Dell Inspiron 1525 1.94%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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