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VersionDistribution 85.71% 14.29%

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Remote Access to HP


Remote Access to HP is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 22 files and is usually about 3.19 MB (3,349,626 bytes). The installed file AutoUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 82% of users of Remote Access to HP come from the United States, it is also popular in Singapore and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\RA2HP\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{9F150026-E7A4-47D9-B0E2-7666EEC54AA6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.19 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Remote Access to HP

  • AutoResolve.dll - AutoResolve Dynamic Link Library
  • HPRADial.dll - HPRADial Dynamic Link Library
  • RA_LOG.dll - RA_LOG Dynamic Link Library
  • HPRAPlusTool.exe - HPRAPlusTool Application
  • HPRAService.exe - HPRAService Application
  • AutoUpdate.exe - AutoUpdate Application
  • VPNMonitor.exe - VPNMonitor Application
  • HPRA.exe - HPRA Application
  • RAHelp.exe - RAHelp
  • psWinControl.dll
  • rqc.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • HPRAService.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'HPRAService' which loads as C:\Program Files\RA2HP\HPRAService.exe.

How do I remove Remote Access to HP?

Quickly and completely remove Remote Access to HP from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Remote Access to HP 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 Remote Access to HP, 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 Remote Access to HP.

Win 7 (SP1) 86%
Win Vista (SP2) 14%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.71%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 80.00%
Windows Vista Enterprise 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.82%
  Singapore 9.09%
  Germany 9.09%

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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