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Should I remove QuickLink Mobile?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,877
United States Rank #10,482
Reach 0.0111%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.33 days
570.13 days >
Average installed length: 299.56 days


4.8.6 22.48%
4.8.4 17.89%
4.8.3 1.38%
4.8.0 25.23%
4.7.9 2.29%
4.7.8 0.46%
4.7.7 7.80%
4.7.4 6.88%
4.7.3 1.83%
4.7.2 2.75%
4.6.5 1.83%
4.6.0 0.46%
4.5.7 1.38%
4.5.5 0.92%
4.5.0 2.29%
4.3.7 0.46%
4.3.5 0.46%
3.2 2.29%
3.0.1 0.92%

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QuickLink Mobile

What is QuickLink Mobile?  (from Smith Micro Software)

QuickLink Mobile® allows operators to utilize the connection manager as a platform by employing a rich UI framework. Develop a fully branded and customized user experience with integrated services and applications. Whether full-screen or classic desktop experience, maintaining a smart visual presence on the user’s desk...  Read more


QuickLink Mobile is a program developed by Smith Micro Software. The most used version is 4.8.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is QuickLink Mobile.exe. The software installer includes 19 files and is usually about 10.4 MB (10,909,614 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 93% of users of QuickLink Mobile come from the United States, it is also popular in UA and PR.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.smithmicro.com/products/quicklink-mobile.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Cricket\QuickLink Mobile
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\Cricket\QUICKL~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files1\Cricket\QUICKL~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 10.4 MB

Program filesFiles installed by QuickLink Mobile

Program executable:QuickLink Mobile.exe
Name:QuickLink Mobile
Path:C:\Program Files\Cricket\QuickLink Mobile\QuickLink Mobile.exe
Additional files:
  • Terminal.exe - QuickLink Mobile Datacomm (Terminal)
  • Detect32.dll - CheckIt Utilities (32 Bit Collection DLL)
  • ModemUtil.exe - QuickLink Mobile (ModemUtil)
  • QuickLink Mobile.exe
  • Resource.dll - QLM Resources
  • Swi_Cdma1x.dll (by Sierra Wireless) - Sierra Wireless CDMA2000 1X API
  • cmoSerialDLL.dll (by C-motech Co.,Ltd) - C-motech API
  • DiagDll.dll (by huawei) - DiagDll Dynamic Link Library (DiagDll DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{6768D28E-B6AC-49C5-988D-1DD310504E28}' (runs on registration).
  • QuickLink Mobile.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CE4DFEC3-887A-43F5-9D92-AAAAAEC2C3B9}' (runs on registration).
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.
  • QuickLink Mobile.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Cricket\QuickLink Mobile\QuickLink Mobile.exe'.

How do I remove QuickLink Mobile?

You can uninstall QuickLink Mobile 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 QuickLink Mobile, 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 QuickLink Mobile.

Win 7 (SP1) 38%
Win XP 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.64%
Windows Vista 39.73%
Windows XP 13.70%
Windows 10 5.48%
Windows Server 2003 0.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 31.02%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.35%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.94%
Windows Vista Home Basic 6.94%
Windows 7 Professional 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.50%
  UA 3.06%
  PR 1.39%
  CW 0.56%
  Germany 0.56%
  GU 0.28%
  RW 0.28%
  Canada 0.28%
  Poland 0.28%
  AI 0.28%
  Austria 0.28%
  Philippines 0.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.34%
Dell 28.65%
Toshiba 16.29%
Acer 11.80%
Gateway 4.49%
Sahara 2.25%
ASUS 2.25%
Samsung 1.69%
Lenovo 1.12%
Sony 1.12%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.42%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 3.42%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.74%
Dell Studio 1737 2.74%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.74%
HP G70 Notebook PC 2.74%

About (from Smith Micro Software Inc.)

Smith Micro Software, Inc. provides software and services that simplify, secure, and enhance the mobile experience.
Publisher URL: www.smithmicro.com


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