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Should I remove SanDisk SSD Dashboard?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,920
United States Rank #13,565
Reach 0.0244%
Installation trends (last 30 days)


1.4.1 46.20%
1.4.0 18.13%
1.3.0 16.67%
1.2.0 9.65%
1.1.1 7.02%
1.1.0 0.88%
1.0.3 1.17%
1.0.2 0.29%

SanDisk SSD Dashboard


SanDisk SSD Dashboard is a program developed by SanDisk. The most used version is 1.4.1, 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 installer includes 6 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 39% of users of SanDisk SSD Dashboard come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sandisk\ssd dashboard
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SanDisk\SSD Dashboard\SanDiskSSDDashboardSetup.exe

Program filesFiles installed by SanDisk SSD Dashboard

  • SanMiddle.dll - SanDisk SSD Dashboard Middle layer
  • SanDiskSSDDashboardSetup.exe - SanDisk SSD Dashboard Installer (Installer for SanDisk SSD Dashboard)
  • SanDiskSSDDashboardService.exe - SanDisk SSD Dashboard Service
  • engine.dll - SanDisk SSD updater engine
  • SanDiskSSDDashboard.exe - SanDisk SSD Dashboard

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SanDiskSSDDashboard.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SanDisk_SSD_TRIM_152116400361' (runs weekly on Sundays at 00:00).
  • SanDiskSSDDashboardService.exe runs as a service named 'SanDisk SSD Dashboard Service' (SanDisk SSD Dashboard Service) "SanDisk SSD Dashboard Service".
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • SanDiskSSDDashboard.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'SanDiskSSDDashboard' which loads as "C:\Program Files\SanDisk\SSD Dashboard\SanDiskSSDDashboard.exe" -M.

How do I remove SanDisk SSD Dashboard?

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

Win 8 62%
Win 7 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 8 62.28%
Windows 7 37.43%
Windows Vista 0.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 20.53%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.78%
Windows 7 Professional 13.49%
Windows 10 Home 11.44%
Windows 8.1 10.85%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.62%
  Germany 21.48%
  France 9.21%
  United Kingdom 8.44%
  Canada 2.30%
  Australia 2.30%
  Italy 1.79%
  Sweden 1.79%
  Belgium 1.02%
  Netherlands 1.02%
  DK 1.02%
  Poland 1.02%
  Israel 0.77%
  Turkey 0.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.40%
ASUS 15.95%
Hewlett-Packard 15.34%
Acer 11.04%
Lenovo 8.59%
Intel 3.07%
MSI 2.45%
Medion 2.45%
Samsung 2.45%
Toshiba 2.45%
Sony 0.61%
Common models
ASUS All Series 19.48%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 3.25%
MSI MS-7693 2.60%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 1.95%
MSI MS-7821 1.95%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.95%


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