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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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Quick Launch Buttons 5.10 A2

What is Quick Launch Buttons A2?

This program contains the software that enables the Quick Launch Buttons on the keyboard and the external Easy Access Buttons Keyboard to be programmed for the supported notebook models and operating systems. This application enables menu control of various bezel buttons such as volume, internal/external display, and mute on/off; HotKeys, and Docked Events.


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 main program executable is eabservr.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 9.56 MB (10,025,314 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HPQ\Quick Launch Buttons
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\0701\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{CE
Estimated size: 9.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Quick Launch Buttons 5.10 A2

Program executable:eabservr.exe
Name:Quick Launch Buttons
Path:C:\Program Files\hpq\quick launch buttons\eabservr.exe
Additional files:
  • eabver.exe - Hewlett-Packard eabver (eabver)
  • cpqinfo.dll - Quick Launch Buttons
  • eabhbrn8.dll - eabhbrn8
  • EabInst.dll - QLB Uninstaller
  • hpqactn.dll - hpqql Dynamic Link Library
  • hpqPres.dll - hp hpqPres (hpqPres)
  • hpSysInfo.exe - hpSysInfo
  • KbdJp.exe - hp KbdJp (KbdJp)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • eabservr.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'eabconfg.cpl' which loads as C:\Program Files\HPQ\Quick Launch Buttons\EabServr.exe /Start.

How do I remove Quick Launch Buttons A2?

You can uninstall Quick Launch Buttons A2 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 Launch Buttons 5.10 A2, 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 Launch Buttons A2.

Win XP 83%
Win 10 2%
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 XP 94.83%
Windows Vista 1.72%
Windows 7 1.72%
Windows 10 1.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 94.74%
Windows 10 Pro 1.75%
Windows 7 Home Premium 1.75%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.35%
  Italy 9.46%
  France 4.05%
  Sweden 4.05%
  United Kingdom 4.05%
  South Africa 2.70%
  New Zealand 2.70%
  Netherlands 2.70%
  Singapore 1.35%
  Korea 1.35%
  Australia 1.35%
  India 1.35%
  Mexico 1.35%
  Austria 1.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 82.76%
Sahara 13.79%
Toshiba 1.72%
Compaq 1.72%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard Pavilion ... 3.92%
HP Compaq nc6220 (PU982AW... 3.92%
Hewlett-Packard Pavilion ... 3.92%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 1.96%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 1.96%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 1.96%

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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