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Should I remove STLinkDriver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,655
United States Rank #32,909
Reach 0.0080%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.89 days
380.19 days >
Average installed length: 199.76 days


1.04.0000 88.96%
1.03.0000 9.09%
1.02.0000 1.30%
1.00.0000 0.65%

Typically installed together



STLinkDriver is a program developed by STMicroelectronics. The most used version is 1.04.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 45 files and is usually about 652 KB (667,648 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 22% of users of STLinkDriver come from the United States, it is also popular in TN and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.stmcu.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\STMicroelectronics\st_toolset
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{8D95C42C-6853-441A-9F8E-A6C856D0E5F3}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 652 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by STLinkDriver

  • hwtest.dll - Dynamic Link Library hwtest (ST7 dedicated). (STVisual IDE/Debugger for 8-bits ST7 MCU dedicated DLL.)
  • CovProfGUI.dll - CovProfGUI Dynamic Link Library (CovProfGUI DLL)
  • STDFUFiles.dll - Dynamic Link Library STDFUFILES (STDFUFILES DLL)
  • HaplJtagSwd.dll - STMicroelectronics HaplJtagSwd (HaplJtagSwd)
  • HaplSwim.dll - HaplSwim Dynamic Link Library (HaplSwim DLL)
  • STDFUPRT.dll - Dynamic Link Library STDFUPRT (STDFUPRT DLL)
  • eprcore60.dll - STMicroelectronics eprcore60 (eprcore60)
  • dlgbem.dll - dlgbem Dynamic Link Library (EMU3/STICE BEM Dialog box)
  • epb7jtag.dll - STMicroelectronics epb7jtag (epb7jtag)
  • rlinkicp.dll - STMicroelectronics rlinkicp (rlinkicp)
  • sticeicp.dll - STMicroelectronics sticeicp (sticeicp)
  • stickicc.dll - STMicroelectronics stickicc (stickicc)
  • dvp3icp.dll - STMicroelectronics dvp3icp (HAPL for DVP3)
  • epb7icp.dll - STMicroelectronics epb7icp (epb7icp)
  • HidHapl.dll - STMicroelectronics hidhapl (hidhapl)
  • dbca60.dll - STMicroelectronics dbca60 (dbca60)
  • file60.dll - STMicroelectronics file60 (file60)
  • lef60.dll - STMicroelectronics lef60 (lef60)
  • STDFU.dll - STMicroelectronics STDFU (STDFU)
  • stvp.exe - STMicroelectronics STVP (STVP GUI)
  • hardstimu.dll - STVisual Debugger (AddOn modal dialog box)
  • ST-TSLink_Upgrade.exe - ST-TSLINK_Upgrade
  • ST-LinkUpgrade.exe - ST-Link Upgrade (Upgrade the firmware of the ST-LINK)
  • ExprParser.exe - ExprParser

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.6 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0035921726%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00201742%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00157476%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove STLinkDriver?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.58%
Windows 10 25.97%
Windows XP 7.79%
Windows Vista 0.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 28.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.82%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.89%
Windows 8.1 7.24%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.82%
  TN 8.48%
  Germany 5.45%
  France 4.85%
  India 4.24%
  Italy 4.24%
  United Kingdom 4.24%
  Taiwan 3.64%
  RS 3.64%
  Russia 3.03%
  Czech Republic 3.03%
  Brazil 2.42%
  Netherlands 2.42%
  Colombia 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.47%
Dell 24.51%
Lenovo 15.69%
Acer 8.82%
Samsung 5.88%
ASUS 4.90%
Toshiba 4.90%
MSI 1.96%
Sony 0.98%
American Megatrends 0.98%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.60%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.60%
ASUS All Series 2.70%
LENOVO 20202 1.80%
ASUSTeK N56VJ 1.80%
Dell Latitude E6420 1.80%

Publisher URL: www.st.com


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