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5% remove it95% keep it
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Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung


Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung is a program developed by Hewlett-Packard. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 6.43 MB (6,743,533 bytes). Kbupdate.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 Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 77% of users of Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung come from Germany, it is also popular in Austria and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\hp\kbd
Uninstaller: C:\HP\KBD\Install.exe /u
Estimated size: 6.43 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung

  • keyroute.ocx - Hewlett-Packard Company KEYROUTE OCX (KEYROUTE OCX)
  • msikbdif.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company MSIKBDIF DLL (MSIKBDIF DLL)
  • redirect.ocx - Hewlett-Packard Company REDIRECT OCX (REDIRECT OCX)
  • Kbdcpl.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company KBDCPL DLL (KBDCPL DLL)
  • aol.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company AOL DLL (AOL DLL)
  • cfg.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company CFG DLL (CFG DLL)
  • kbd.exe - Hewlett-Packard Company KBD EXE (KBD EXE)
  • led.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company LED DLL (LED DLL)
  • msg.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company MSG DLL (MSG DLL)
  • Onl.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company ONL DLL (ONL DLL)
  • OSD.DLL - Hewlett-Packard Company OSD DLL (OSD DLL)
  • PS2.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company PS2 DLL (PS2 DLL)
  • sct.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company SCT DLL
  • url.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company URL DLL (URL DLL)
  • usb.dll - Hewlett-Packard Company USB DLL (USB DLL)
  • runHSC.exe - runLink
  • MultiFuncs.ocx - MultiFuncs ActiveX Control Module
  • Kbupdate.exe - Kbupdate
  • KbdUtil.exe - KbdUtil

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • kbd.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'KBD' which loads as C:\HP\KBD\KBD.EXE.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:10.35 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0058245988%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00382850%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00199610%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:10,440
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:1.82 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:253 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung?

You can uninstall Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung 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 Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung, 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 Optimierte Multimedia-Tastatur-Lösung.

Win Vista (SP2) 45%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 50.00%
Windows 7 45.20%
Windows 10 4.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 47.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.38%
Windows 7 Professional 6.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.30%
Windows 10 Pro 2.29%
Windows 10 Home 2.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.44% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 77.44%
  Austria 9.75%
  United States 6.41%
  Switzerland 4.46%
  Netherlands 0.84%
  Thailand 0.28%
  France 0.28%
  Czech Republic 0.28%
  Italy 0.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 78.54%
Medion 8.43%
Acer 6.13%
Samsung 1.92%
Sony 1.53%
Dell 1.15%
Common models
HP-Pavilion NQ840AA-ABD p... 16.04%
HP-Pavilion FL321AA-ABD a... 3.30%
HP-Pavilion FR456AA-ABD a... 3.30%
HP-Pavilion KE479AA-ABD a... 2.83%
HP-Pavilion KQ327AA-ABD a... 2.83%
HP-Pavilion NC106AA-ABD a... 2.36%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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