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What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,702
United States Rank #28,247
Reach 0.0534%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.87 days
350.11 days >
Average installed length: 183.96 days


16.00 32.41%
15.00 38.12%
14.00 22.24%
13.00 6.27%
12.00 0.95%

Quick Heal Total Security

What is Quick Heal Total Security?  (from Quick Heal Technologies Pvt)

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Quick Heal Total Security is a software program developed by Quick Heal Technologies Pvt. The most common release is 15.00, 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. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named ASMAIN.EXE. The setup package generally installs about 90 files and is usually about 170.28 MB (178,546,570 bytes). 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 85% of users of Quick Heal Total Security come from India, it is also popular in the United States and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.quickheal.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Quick Heal\Quick Heal Total Security\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Quick Heal\Quick Heal Total Security\Uninst.exe
Estimated size: 170.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Quick Heal Total Security

Program executable:ASMAIN.EXE
Name:Quick Heal AntiVirus
Quick Heal AntiMalware
Path:C:\Program Files\Quick Heal\Quick Heal Total Security\ASMAIN.EXE
Additional files:
  • ARKIT.EXE - Quick Heal Anti-Rootkit
  • 00000112_afupddly.dll - Quick Heal AntiVirus (Quick Heal After Upgrade Library)
  • acappaa.exe - Quick Heal Upgrade Downloader
  • activate.exe - Registration wizard
  • ANPHMAIL.DLL - Anti-Phishing Library
  • APEUPLUG.DLL - Eudora plugin library
  • APOLCTXT.DLL - Quick Heal AntiSpam Persona Menu Library
  • APOLPLUG.DLL - Quick Heal AntiSpam MS Outlook Plugin
  • ASAE.DLL - System Analysis Explorer DLL
  • ASAE_DLG.DLL - System Analysis Explorer UI
  • ASCLSRVC.EXE - AntiMalware Cleanup Service
  • ASEXLENM.DLL - AntiMalware Exclusion
  • ASMAIN.EXE - Quick Heal AntiMalware
  • ASPCORE.DLL - AntiSpam Plugin Core Functionality
  • ASPLYSCN.DLL - AntiMalware Poly Scan
  • ASPYRES.DLL - Resource Dll For Anti Spy Tools
  • ASREPSUB.DLL - AntiMalware Report
  • ASRES.DLL - AntiMalware Resource
  • ASSCAN.DLL - AntiMalware Scanner
  • avcailib.dll - Interface Library
  • BDSCORE.DLL - BDS Core Library
  • bdsflt.sys - BDS Driver
  • BDSITF.DLL - BDS Interface Library
  • bdsnm.sys
  • BDSSERV.DLL - BDS Service Library
  • BDSSVC.EXE - BDS Service Application
  • BDSUSER.DLL - BDS User Library
  • bdswl.dll - BDS WL Library
  • bkdrupdt.dll - Incremental Update Library
  • BRFFOLD.DLL - Browser For Folder Library
  • CATFLT.SYS - Online Driver.
  • contact.exe - Quick Heal Update Contact Details
  • CTRLLIB.DLL - Control Library
  • DELONNB.DLL - DelOnNB Dynamic Link Library
  • diskapi.dll - diskapi Dynamic Link Library
  • DMGCLNR.DLL - Critical System Registry Restore
  • DPOPTS.DLL - DPOpts Dynamic Link Library
  • ECDCORE.DLL - Emergency CD Library
  • BCGCBPRO1210u90.dll (by BCGSoft Ltd) - BCGControlBar Professional Dynamic Link Library (BCGControlBar Professional DLL)
  • asapsdk.dll (by Commtouch) - ASAPSdk Module
  • arcvsdk.dll - arcvsdk library
  • bkdrscan.dll - bkdrscan library
  • boot.dll
  • bootscan.dll - bootscan library
  • delnboot.exe
  • disasm.dll - disasm library
  • dospoly.dll - dospoly library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • ASMAIN.EXE is scheduled as a task named 'Quick Heal AntiMalware' (runs daily at 11:15 AM).
  • ACTIVATE.EXE is scheduled as a task named 'Activate Quick Heal Total Security' (runs daily at 11:13 AM).
  • ACAPPAA.EXE is scheduled as a task named 'Resume Quickup Download' (runs daily at PM 1:15:00).
  • BDSSVC.EXE runs as a service named 'Behavior Detection System' (Behavior Detection System).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ASMAIN.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Quick Heal\Quick Heal Total Security\ASMAIN.EXE'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:14.88 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002212949%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00012650%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00009479%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Quick Heal Total Security?

You can uninstall Quick Heal Total Security 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 Quick Heal Total Security, 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 Quick Heal Total Security.

Win 7 (SP1) 35%
Win Server 2003 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.60%
Windows 10 27.19%
Windows XP 10.17%
Windows Vista 0.95%
Windows Server 2003 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 34.80%
Windows 7 Professional 11.92%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.34%
Windows 7 Home Basic 6.39%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.53%

Distribution by countryGeography

85.36% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 85.36%
  United States 4.82%
  Australia 3.08%
  United Kingdom 1.25%
  Singapore 0.96%
  Iran 0.77%
  Canada 0.39%
  United Arab Emirates 0.39%
  BD 0.29%
  Italy 0.29%
  Malaysia 0.29%
  Sweden 0.19%
  New Zealand 0.19%
  TG 0.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.43%
Dell 22.66%
Acer 15.64%
Intel 8.48%
Lenovo 8.19%
ASUS 3.80%
Samsung 1.75%
Sony 1.02%
Toshiba 0.73%
American Megatrends 0.73%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 5.99%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.69%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.39%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.86%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.60%
HCL Infosystems Limited H... 2.34%

About (from Quick Heal Technologies Pvt. Ltd.)

In 1993, Quick Heal Technologies Pvt. Ltd. commenced operations as CAT Computer Services (P) Ltd. primarily as a computer service center.
Publisher URL: www.quickheal.com


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