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9% remove it91% keep it
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2.5.3062 57.14%
2.5.3053 7.14%
2.5.3041 7.14%
2.4.2929 7.14%
2.4.2928 14.29%
2.3.2885 7.14%

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StableBit Scanner


StableBit Scanner is a software program developed by Covecube. The most common release is 2.5.3062, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named stablebit.scanner.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 8.4 MB (8,810,496 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 81% of users of StableBit Scanner come from the United States, it is also popular in Greece and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: stablebit.com/Scanner
Help link: stablebit.com/Support
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\package cache\{44ce769a-3771-4321-94f9-208239b5b609}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{44ce769a-3771-4321-94f9-208239b5b609}\StableBit.Scanner.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 8.4 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by StableBit Scanner

Program executable:stablebit.scanner.exe
Name:StableBit Scanner
Path:C:\ProgramData\package cache\{44ce769a-3771-4321-94f9-208239b5b609}\stablebit.scanner.exe
Additional files:
  • cove.native.dll (by Microsoft) - CoveNative
  • cove.nativesafe.dll (by Microsoft) - CoveNativeSafe
  • cove.troubleshooting.dll - CoveTroubleshooting
  • cove.util.dll - CoveUtil
  • microsoft.windowsapicodepack.dll - Microsoft Windows API Code Pack for .NET Framework (Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack)
  • scanner.comm.dll - ScannerComm
  • scanner.dashboardtab.dll - ScannerDashboardTab
  • scanner.service.exe - ScannerService
  • scanner.servicelib.dll - ScannerServiceLib
  • scanner.whscommands.exe - ScannerWhsCommands
  • scanner.wmi.dll - ScannerWmi
  • telerik.windows.controls.charting.dll - Telerik.Windows.Controls.Charting
  • telerik.windows.controls.datavisualization.dll - Telerik.Windows.Controls.DataVisualization
  • telerik.windows.controls.dll (by Telerik) - RadControls for WPF (Telerik.Windows.Controls)
  • telerik.windows.controls.docking.dll (by Telerik) - Telerik.Windows.Controls.Docking
  • telerik.windows.controls.gridview.dll - Telerik.Windows.Controls.GridView
  • telerik.windows.controls.input.dll - Telerik.Windows.Controls.Input
  • telerik.windows.controls.navigation.dll - Telerik.Windows.Controls.Navigation
  • telerik.windows.data.dll - Telerik.Windows.Data

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • scanner.service.exe runs as a service named 'StableBit Scanner Service' (ScannerService) "This is the StableBit Scanner system service.".

How do I remove StableBit Scanner?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 8 43%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows 8 42.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 14.29%
Windows 10 Pro 7.14%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.65%
  Greece 6.45%
  France 3.23%
  Australia 3.23%
  Norway 3.23%
  Canada 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Alienware 16.67%
Common models
Gigabyte GA-MA790FXT-UD5P 12.50%
Dell Studio XPS 1340 12.50%
ASUS All Series 12.50%
Equus Computer Systems No... 12.50%
Dell Latitude D820 12.50%
Alienware Alienware 14 12.50%


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