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What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #263
United States Rank #194
Reach 2.2046%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.94 days
322.60 days >
Average installed length: 169.50 days


2.00.0000 0.08%
1.00.0004 1.98%
1.00.0000 97.93%

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OEM Application Profile

What is OEM Application Profile?  (from Advanced Micro Devices)

An AMD Application Profile is a set of instructions for specific settings, and adjustments that are made dynamically to the AMD Catalyst Driver when a supported game is launched. CAPs are designed to enhance a game's performance and graphics quality when using a compatible AMD Radeon series graphics card. AMD CAPs ar...  Read more


OEM Application Profile is a program developed by Advanced Micro Devices. The most used version is 1.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is cltmng.exe. The software installer includes 41 files and is usually about 56.08 MB (58,801,741 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 62% of users of OEM Application Profile come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.amd.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ati technologies\oemapplicationprofiles
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{C89A97B6-F991-EBB5-77B7-927BCF420EBE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 56.08 MB

Program filesFiles installed by OEM Application Profile

Program executable:cltmng.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\searchprotect\searchprotect\bin\cltmng.exe
Additional files:
  • A4.Foundation.dll - Catalyst® Control Center (A4 Foundation)
  • ACE.Graphics.DisplaysManager.Shared.dll (by ATI Technologies) - Catalyst® Control Centre (ACE Graphics DisplaysManager Shared)
  • ADL.Foundation.dll - ADL.Foundation
  • AEM.Actions.CCAA.Shared.dll - AMD Catalyst Control Center (AEM Actions Shared)
  • AEM.Plugin.Audio.Shared.dll - Audio Shared
  • AEM.Plugin.DPPE.Shared.dll - DPPE Shared
  • AEM.Plugin.EEU.Shared.dll - EEU source plugin shared
  • AEM.Plugin.GD.Shared.dll - GD source plugin shared
  • AEM.Plugin.Hotkeys.Shared.dll - HK Shared
  • AEM.Plugin.REG.Shared.dll - REG source plugin shared
  • AEM.Plugin.Services.Shared.dll - Services Shared
  • AEM.Plugin.Source.EEU.Server.dll - EEU source plugin
  • AEM.Plugin.Source.EEU.Shared.dll
  • AEM.Plugin.Source.GD.Server.dll - Graphics driver source plaugin
  • AEM.Plugin.Source.GD.Shared.dll - Graphics driver plugin shared
  • AEM.Plugin.Source.Kit.Server.dll - AEM Event Sources Kit
  • AEM.Plugin.WinMessages.Shared.dll - WinMessages Shared
  • AEM.Server.dll - AEM Server
  • AEM.Server.Shared.dll - AEM Server Shared
  • AEM.UI.dll - AEM UI
  • AEM.UI.Shared.dll - AEM UI Shared
  • APM.Foundation.dll - APM Foundation
  • APM.Server.dll - APM Server
  • atiacm64.dll - AMD Desktop Component (AMD Desktop Control Panel)
  • atiacmxx.dll
  • atiama64.dll
  • atiamaxx.dll
  • atiamchs.dll
  • atiamcht.dll
  • atiamcsy.dll
  • atiamdan.dll
  • atiamdeu.dll
  • atiamell.dll
  • atiamenu.dll
  • atiamesp.dll
  • atiamfin.dll
  • atiamhun.dll
  • atiamita.dll
  • atiamjpn.dll
  • atiamkor.dll
  • Branding.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • atiacm64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'ACE' with a class of {5E2121EE-0300-11D4-8D3B-444553540000}.

How do I remove OEM Application Profile?

You can uninstall OEM Application Profile 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 OEM Application Profile, 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 OEM Application Profile.

Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 94.91%
Windows 7 5.07%
Windows Vista 0.01%
Windows XP 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 40.73%
Windows 10 Home 35.78%
Windows 8 5.86%
Windows 7 Professional 3.50%
Windows 8.1 Connected 2.66%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 2.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.58%
  Italy 7.17%
  United Kingdom 6.20%
  Canada 4.07%
  Australia 2.43%
  Germany 1.36%
  Sweden 1.30%
  India 1.29%
  France 1.18%
  Netherlands 1.05%
  Norway 1.01%
  Poland 0.71%
  DK 0.71%
  New Zealand 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.84%
Lenovo 21.30%
Acer 12.45%
Toshiba 7.39%
Dell 6.02%
ASUS 4.53%
Samsung 3.11%
Medion 0.28%
Alienware 0.09%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 7.84%
HP 15 Notebook PC 7.66%
LENOVO 80E3 7.26%
HP HP Notebook 6.83%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 6.07%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.12%

About Advanced Micro Devices

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) develops computer processors and related technologies for commercial and consumer markets.
Publisher URL: www.amd.com


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