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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,587
United States Rank #13,693
Reach 0.0063%


1.24.4000 85.39%
1.23.4003 5.62%
1.22.4003 8.99%

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QBIDPServiceInstall is a software program developed by Intuit. The most common release is 1.24.4000, 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 setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 12.34 MB (12,942,248 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 98% of users of QBIDPServiceInstall come from the United States, it is also popular in South Africa and KY.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.intuit.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\DataProtect\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C639494E-FAF1-47FB-9EB3-AA296040F456}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 12.34 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by QBIDPServiceInstall

  • Intuit.Common.Util.dll - Intuit Platform Client (Intuit.Common.Util)
  • Intuit.Platform.Client.Core.dll - Intuit.Platform.Client.Core
  • Intuit.Platform.Client.OAuth.dll - Intuit.Platform.Client.OAuth
  • OAuthHelper.dll - Data Protect Component
  • IntuitDataProtect.exe - Data Protect (Intuit Data Protect)
  • QBIDPService.exe - QBIDPService
  • IBuEng.dll - IBuEng Dynamic Link Library
  • IBuEng_x64Vista.dll
  • IBuEng_x64W2k3.dll
  • IBuEng_x86Vista.dll
  • IBuEng_x86W2k3.dll
  • IBuEngHost.exe - IBuEngHost
  • IntuitDataProtect.XmlSerializers.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • QBIDPService.exe runs as a service named 'QBIDPService' (QBVSS) "Enables standard users to access VSS service.".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:130.8 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000121125%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000023%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00001189%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:65,218,160
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:837 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:1.14 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:12.97 MB
Total CPU:0.0000219435%
Kernel CPU:0.00000192%
User CPU:0.00002002%
CPU cycles/sec:4,171
I/O reads/min:35 Bytes
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
Memory:64.27 MB
Total CPU:0.0000406803%
Kernel CPU:0.00001224%
User CPU:0.00002844%
CPU cycles/sec:899,969
I/O reads/min:1015.8 KB
I/O writes/min:37.65 KB

How do I remove QBIDPServiceInstall?

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Or, you can uninstall QBIDPServiceInstall 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program QBIDPServiceInstall, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 QBIDPServiceInstall.

Win 7 (SP1) 74%
Win 7 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.67%
Windows 8 12.22%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Windows XP 4.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.94%
Windows 7 Professional 23.60%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.74%
Windows 10 Pro 5.62%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.49%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.03%
  South Africa 0.66%
  KY 0.66%
  BS 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.44%
Dell 33.33%
ASUS 6.94%
Acer 5.56%
Lenovo 2.78%
Intel 2.78%
Gateway 1.39%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.70%
Dell Inspiron One 2320 2.47%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.47%
LENOVO 7269D7U 2.47%
Compaq-Presario BM412AA-A... 2.47%
ASUSTeK G73Jh 2.47%

About Intuit

Intuit develops financial and tax preparation software and related services for accountants, small businesses, and individuals and developes the personal finance programs Quicken and TurboTax as well as QuickBooks, a small business accounting program .
Publisher URL: www.intuit.com


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