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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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1.08.6603 7.41%
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SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools


SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools is a software program developed by SafeNet. The most common release is 1.07.10155, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 3.77 MB (3,950,078 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 49% of users of SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CRYPTOCard\BlackShield ID\Software Tools\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F56035B6-1B73-4738-9E87-7A2B3485B840}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.77 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools

  • npM2MPlugin.dll - CRYPTOCard NPAPI M2M Plugin (Provides CRYPTOCard NPAPI M2M plugin)
  • activeXM2M.dll (by CRYPTOCard) - CRYPTOCard ActiveX Web API
  • manager.exe - BlackShield Token Manager
  • token.exe - BlackShield Token
  • tokenCLI.exe

How do I remove SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools?

You can uninstall SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools 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 SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools, 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 SafeNet Authentication Service Software Tools.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 10 30%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.37%
Windows 10 29.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 40.74%
Windows 7 Enterprise 14.81%
Windows 10 Pro 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.41%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.41%
Windows 8.1 7.41%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.78%
  Netherlands 17.07%
  Italy 9.76%
  Brazil 4.88%
  United Kingdom 4.88%
  India 4.88%
  Germany 4.88%
  Canada 2.44%
  Belgium 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.77%
Dell 23.08%
Lenovo 15.38%
Acer 11.54%
MSI 7.69%
ASUS 7.69%
Sony 3.85%
Common models
LENOVO 20A8S22X00 4.35%
HP ProBook 6560b 4.35%
HP ProBook 4530s 4.35%
HP ProBook 4430s 4.35%
Dell Vostro 460 4.35%
Dell Latitude E6320 4.35%

About (from SafeNet, Inc.)

SafeNet is the largest company exclusively focused on the protection of high-value information assets. SafeNet is a leading global provider of data protection.
Publisher URL: www.safenet-inc.com


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