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Netop Remote Control Host


Netop Remote Control Host is a software program developed by Netop Business Solutions A/S. The most common release is 9.52.10305, 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 primary executable is named icohostmain.exe. The setup package generally installs about 37 files and is usually about 13.86 MB (14,530,912 bytes). The installed file nupdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 40% of users of Netop Remote Control Host come from the United States, it is also popular in DK and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.trackit.com
Help link: www.netop.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Netop\Netop Remote Control\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{00000048-E8E0-11DE-9950-0417A1A01290}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 13.86 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Netop Remote Control Host

Program executable:icohostmain.exe
Additional files:
  • iamt-console-x86.dll - Netop Business Solutions A/S (Netop vPro Console)
  • RMServer.Snapins.dll - NetOp Remote Management (NetOp RMU Server Snapins)
  • Disaero.exe - Netop Remote Control (Disabling of Composition (Aero) on Vista)
  • dtlnt.dll - NetOp Communication Layer for NT
  • DwImageLib.Dll - Netop Remote Control DWImageLib
  • DwInputHook.DLL - Netop Remote Control DWINPUTHOOK
  • dwregion.dll - Netop Remote Control dwregion
  • dwutil.dll - Netop Remote Control DWUTIL
  • dwwinfct.dll - NetOp Windows Utility Library, 2012
  • iamt-console.dll
  • iamt-inventory.dll - NetOp Technologies IAMT Inventory
  • lnghst32.dll - NetOp Host Language module - Copyright © 1995, 2000. All Rights Reserved.
  • nfmnt.dll - Netop Utility Module (NetOp File Manager for NT)
  • nhostntd.dll - Netop Remote Control Win32 System Interface Library
  • NHOSTNTR.DLL - Netop Remote Control support library for NT based systems
  • NHOSTSVC.EXE - Netop Remote Control Helper Service for Windows NT
  • NHSTW32.EXE - NetOp 32 Host Application.
  • nldrw32.exe - NetOp Remote Control loader utility
  • nowutil.exe - NetOp for Windows utility
  • npidl.dll - NetOp PIDL DLL - Copyright © Danware Data A/S. All Rights Reserved.
  • nrp.dll - NetOp Remote Print Kernel
  • nupdate.dll - NetOp Web Update
  • nutil32b.exe - NetOp 32 Bit utility
  • RMServerConsoleMediator.exe - NetOp RMU Server Console Mediator
  • RMServerXP.dll - NetOp RMU Server
  • scserver.dll
  • serviceclient.dll - Http client for Connection Manager
  • showhost.exe - NetOp for Windows unhide host utility
  • uninstll.dll - Netop Remote Control UNINSTLL
  • vitawrap.exe - Netop Remote Control Marker Mode utility
  • WebHost.dll - Netop Remote Control WebHost
  • x64Wrapper.exe - x64 Wrapper
  • dwrt32.dll - Netop (Danware Runtime Library (32 bit version))
  • dwutilfw.dll - Netop dwutilfw

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • NHOSTSVC.EXE runs as a service named 'NetOp Helper ver. 12.60 (2017017)' (NetOp Host for NT Service) "The Netop Helper Service provides essential functions needed by some Netop programs. Click Stop to stop most Netop programs for all users. Click Restart to reload any Netop programs configured to load with Windows. The Netop Helper Service must run as an interactive service under the LocalSystem account. The Netop programs themselves do not run as LocalSystem.".

How do I remove Netop Remote Control Host?

You can uninstall Netop Remote Control Host 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 Netop Remote Control Host, 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 Netop Remote Control Host.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win 7 4%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.98%
Windows 10 10.64%
Windows XP 6.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 47.83%
Windows 7 Enterprise 21.74%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.52%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.52%
Windows 10 Pro 4.35%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.00%
  DK 12.73%
  South Africa 7.27%
  Spain 5.45%
  Netherlands 3.64%
  Germany 3.64%
  United Arab Emirates 3.64%
  Mexico 3.64%
  Austria 1.82%
  France 1.82%
  Canada 1.82%
  Croatia 1.82%
  United Kingdom 1.82%
  Greece 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.64%
Dell 31.82%
Lenovo 13.64%
Apple 4.55%
Acer 4.55%
Toshiba 4.55%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6420 4.65%
Dell Precision T1700 4.65%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 2.33%
Dell Latitude E5540 2.33%
Dell Latitude 3340 2.33%


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