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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,234
United States Rank #5,795
Reach 0.0585%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.29 days
244.51 days >
Average installed length: 128.47 days


VersionDistribution 11.89% 5.64% 14.67% 17.01% 2.60% 0.35% 0.43% 23.61% 14.84% 8.94%

Splashtop Personal

What is Splashtop Personal?  (from Splashtop)

Splashtop Personal is the easiest way to access all of your content from any device from anywhere! Experience multimedia that is up to 10X faster and better in quality than the competition! You can create on-screen shortcuts for Microsoft Office apps, games, media players, browsing, file navigation, and more. There ar...  Read more


Splashtop Personal is a program developed by Splashtop. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is strwinclt.exe. The software installer includes 57 files and is usually about 37.77 MB (39,601,508 bytes). SRUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 60% of users of Splashtop Personal come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.splashtop.com/personal
Help link: www.splashtop.com/support/personal
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Splashtop\Splashtop Remote\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{FF7200E6-9146-4E6D-B655-AC0DD5BC5C7B}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 37.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Splashtop Personal

Program executable:strwinclt.exe
Name:Splashtop Personal - Remote Desktop for Windows
Path:C:\Program Files\splashtop\splashtop remote\client for stp\strwinclt.exe
Additional files:
  • clientoobe.exe - Splashtop Personal - Remote Desktop for Windows (Splashtop Personal - Remote Desktop for Windows OOBE)
  • hotkeyproc.dll - Splashtop Personal - Remote Desktop for Windows Hotkey
  • stvideo.dll - Splashtop Virtual Display
  • stmirror.dll - Splashtop Mirror Display
  • enum.exe - Splashtop enum utility
  • SRDetectSOS.exe - Splashtop® SRDetectSOS
  • DataProxy.exe - Splashtop® Streamer (Splashtop® Streamer Proxy)
  • inputserv.exe - Splashtop® Streamer Input Server
  • PinShortCut.exe - Splashtop® Streamer PinShortCut
  • spupnp.exe - Splashtop® Streamer UPNP
  • SRAdemWrapper.dll - Splashtop® Streamer ADEM wrapper DLL
  • SRAppAnnotation.dll - Splashtop® Streamer Annotation Plug-in
  • SRAppBrowser.dll - Splashtop® Streamer Browser Plug-in
  • SRAppBS.exe - Splashtop® Streamer Blank Screen
  • SRAppCam.dll - Splashtop® Streamer Cam Plug-in
  • SRAppED.dll - Splashtop® Streamer Extended Display Plug-in
  • SRAppFileHound.dll - Splashtop® Streamer FileHound Plug-in
  • SRAudioResample.dll - Splashtop® Streamer Audio Resampling DLL
  • SRDetect.exe - Splashtop® SRDetect
  • SRDxgiCaptor.dll - Splashtop® Streamer DXGI Captor DLL
  • SRFeature.exe - Splashtop® Streamer Feature
  • SRFLauncher.exe - Splashtop® Streamer SRFLauncher
  • SRISCT.exe - Splashtop® Streamer Utility for Intel Smart Connect Technology
  • SRLogin.exe
  • SRManager.exe - Splashtop® Streamer SRManager
  • SRSelfSignCertUtil.exe - Splashtop® Streamer Sign Tool
  • SRSendLog.exe - Splashtop® Streamer SendLog
  • SRServer.exe
  • SRService.exe - Splashtop® Streamer Service
  • SRSOOBE.exe - Splashtop® Streamer OOBE
  • SRUACCheck.exe
  • SRUpdate.exe - Splashtop® Personal
  • SRUpdateInstall.exe - Splashtop Streamer Update
  • SRUtility.exe - Splashtop® Streamer Utility
  • SRx264Wrapper.dll - Splashtop® Streamer x264 wrapper DLL
  • WBAppVidRec.exe
  • SRChat.exe - Splashtop® Chat
  • Elevator.exe - Elevator

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • SRServer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F4FECD15-B106-48BE-AE44-70579415D1C9}' (runs on registration).
  • clientoobe.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FA14553C-6009-4182-A531-21C3B32DA3C1}' (runs on registration).
  • SRService.exe runs as a service named 'SplashtopRemoteService'.
Startup File (User Run)
  • SRServer.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SRServer.exe' and executes as C:\Program Files\Splashtop\Splashtop Remote\Server\SRServer.exe.
4 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SRServer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Splashtop\Splashtop Remote\Server\SRServer.exe'.
  • SRFeature.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Splashtop\Splashtop Remote\Server\SRFeature.exe'.
  • DataProxy.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Splashtop\Splashtop Remote\Server\DataProxy.exe'.
  • strwinclt.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Splashtop\Splashtop Remote\Client\strwinclt.exe'.
Network connections
  • DataProxy.exe connects to (port 443).
  • DataProxy.exe connects to ni-in-f125.1e100.net ( port 5222).
  • SRFeature.exe connects to ec2-54-215-94-54.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).
  • SRFeature.exe connects to ec2-54-219-20-84.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).
  • SRFeature.exe connects to ec2-54-241-124-41.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).
  • SRFeature.exe connects to ec2-54-241-96-230.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).
  • SRFeature.exe connects to ec2-175-41-210-162.ap-northeast-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).
  • SRFeature.exe connects to ec2-54-73-109-210.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.61 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0006406155%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00033844%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00030218%
0.015104% average
Memory:5.59 MB
Total CPU:0.0004888476%
Kernel CPU:0.00030161%
User CPU:0.00018724%
CPU cycles/sec:318,763
I/O reads/min:34 Bytes
I/O writes/min:34 Bytes
Memory:5.46 MB
Total CPU:0.0004963977%
Kernel CPU:0.00030823%
User CPU:0.00018817%
CPU cycles/sec:1,499,644
I/O reads/min:28 Bytes
I/O writes/min:2 Bytes

How do I remove Splashtop Personal?

You can uninstall Splashtop Personal 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 Splashtop Personal, 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 Splashtop Personal.

Win 10 55%
Win 8 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 54.69%
Windows 7 42.80%
Windows XP 1.30%
Windows Vista 1.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.46%
Windows 10 Home 13.81%
Windows 7 Professional 12.42%
Windows 10 Pro 10.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.71%
  United Kingdom 5.18%
  Canada 4.42%
  Italy 2.63%
  France 2.49%
  Australia 1.66%
  Netherlands 1.66%
  Germany 1.66%
  Japan 1.31%
  Taiwan 1.04%
  Sweden 1.04%
  DK 0.97%
  Belgium 0.90%
  Spain 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.04%
Hewlett-Packard 22.36%
Acer 13.07%
ASUS 12.44%
Lenovo 7.72%
Samsung 4.09%
Toshiba 2.36%
Intel 2.05%
Apple 1.73%
Alienware 1.57%
MSI 0.79%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.00%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.78%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.09%
Dell XPS 8700 2.41%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.41%
HP ENVY dv6 Notebook PC 2.06%

About Splashtop

Splashtop's product Splashtop OS, is an ‘instant-on’ computing platform designed for fast, efficient computing.
Publisher URL: www.splashtop.com


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