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Should I remove SecuROM Diagnostic Tool?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,116
United States Rank #20,797
Reach 0.0135%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.10 days
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Average installed length: 218.48 days

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SecuROM Diagnostic Tool


SecuROM Diagnostic Tool is a software program developed by Sony. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.76 MB (1,848,046 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 31% of users of SecuROM Diagnostic Tool come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\securom\diagnostic tool
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SecuROM\Diagnostic Tool\UNINST.EXE
Estimated size: 1.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SecuROM Diagnostic Tool

  • DiagnosticTool.exe (by Sony DADC Austria AG) - SecuROM Diagnostic Tool
  • sfdrvrem.exe (by Protection Technology (StarForce)) - SF FrontLine (FrontLine Drivers Removal Tool)
  • sfdrvup.exe (by Protection Technology (StarForce)) - FrontLine Drivers Update Tool

How do I remove SecuROM Diagnostic Tool?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.49%
Windows 8 23.28%
Windows Vista 6.35%
Windows XP 6.35%
Windows Server 2003 0.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.28%
Windows 7 Professional 9.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.38%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.32%
Windows 8.1 4.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.25%
  Germany 9.62%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  France 5.29%
  Australia 3.85%
  India 2.40%
  Canada 1.92%
  Brazil 1.44%
  Egypt 1.44%
  Finland 1.44%
  Iran 1.44%
  Italy 1.44%
  Netherlands 1.44%
  Norway 1.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.21%
ASUS 17.89%
Acer 17.89%
Dell 15.79%
American Megatrends 7.37%
Samsung 4.21%
Lenovo 2.11%
MSI 2.11%
Toshiba 2.11%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.96%
ASUSTeK U41SV 1.98%
Acer Aspire 5742G 1.98%
Acer Aspire 5738 1.98%
Dell Inspiron 560 1.98%
Dell XPS 8300 1.98%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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