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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,957
United States Rank #18,727
Reach 0.0092%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.06 days
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Average installed length: 171.38 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Sample Production Bit Checker x64

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Sample Production Bit Checker x64 is a program developed by Intel. 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 main program executable is spbc.exe. The software installer includes 75 files and is usually about 19.19 MB (20,123,385 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 52% of users of Sample Production Bit Checker x64 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Intel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Intel Corporation\Intel Processor Diagnostic Tool 64bit\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{1FFA19A6-D46D-4993-B39E-394EB92781A4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 19.19 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sample Production Bit Checker x64

Program executable:spbc.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Intel Corporation\Intel Processor Diagnostic Tool 64bit\spbc.exe
Additional files:
  • tbb.dll - Intel(R) Threading Building Blocks for Windows (Threading Building Blocks library)
  • tbbmalloc.dll - Scalable Allocator library
  • Win-IPDT64.exe - Intel Processor Diagnostic Tool 64bit
  • setupspbc64.exe - Sample Production Bit Checker x64 (Setup Launcher Unicode)
  • libmmd.dll - Intel(R) C/C++/Fortran Compiler (Math Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe))
  • avx.exe
  • BrandString.exe
  • CPUdetect.exe
  • CPUdetectGT64.exe
  • api-ms-win-core-console-l1-1-0.dll (by Microsoft) - ApiSet Stub DLL
  • api-ms-win-core-datetime-l1-1-0.dll (by Microsoft)
  • api-ms-win-core-debug-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-errorhandling-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-file-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-file-l2-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-handle-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-interlocked-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-localization-l1-2-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-memory-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-namedpipe-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-processenvironment-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-processthreads-l1-1-1.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-profile-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-rtlsupport-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-sysinfo-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-timezone-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-core-util-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-conio-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-convert-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-environment-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-filesystem-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-locale-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-math-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-multibyte-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-private-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-process-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-stdio-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-string-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-time-l1-1-0.dll
  • api-ms-win-crt-utility-l1-1-0.dll
  • cache.exe
  • CPUFreq.exe
  • CPULoad.exe
  • freeglut.dll - Freeglut OpenGL Utility Toolkit
  • GenIntel.exe
  • GFX.exe
  • glut32.dll
  • IGD.exe
  • IMC.exe
  • IPDT0drv.sys
  • IPDT64.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Win-IPDT64.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{122796D4-E9DC-474C-9F5D-F345078B0A83}' (runs on registration).

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Or, you can uninstall Sample Production Bit Checker x64 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 Sample Production Bit Checker x64, 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 Sample Production Bit Checker x64.

Win 10 78%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 78.21%
Windows 7 21.79%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 37.08%
Windows 10 Home 24.16%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.74%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.06%
Windows 7 Professional 4.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.77%
  Italy 5.75%
  Germany 5.31%
  United Kingdom 4.87%
  France 4.42%
  Spain 3.10%
  Brazil 2.21%
  Netherlands 2.21%
  Canada 1.77%
  Sweden 1.77%
  Australia 1.33%
  India 1.33%
  Saudi Arabia 1.33%
  Belgium 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.29%
Hewlett-Packard 20.20%
ASUS 15.15%
Acer 11.11%
Lenovo 6.06%
Intel 4.04%
MSI 3.03%
Medion 2.02%
Samsung 2.02%
Toshiba 2.02%
Apple 1.01%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.50%
Dell Inspiron 5537 1.83%
Dell Inspiron 5521 1.83%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.83%
Dell Vostro 3500 1.83%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 1.83%

About Intel

Intel Corporation is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors found in most personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.intel.com


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