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Should I remove TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,279
United States Rank #2,401
Reach 0.1731%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.79 days
377.23 days >
Average installed length: 198.21 days


VersionDistribution 8.47% 48.46% 33.22% 0.23% 9.41% 0.21%

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TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility

What is TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility?  (from TOSHIBA)

Select TOSHIBA laptops offer up to four convenient USB Sleep-and-Charge ports and the TOSHIBA Sleep Utility allowing charging of USB devices such as a cell phone, camera or media player with the computer in sleep mode or even shut down. The computer does not have to be connected to power to charge devices (without AC a...  Read more


TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility is a software program developed by TOSHIBA. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 primary executable is named tusbsleepcharge.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 3.15 MB (3,298,600 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 65% of users of TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.csd.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E487EE7D-EAAA-4E2A-9116-E3B477D8A74F}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 3.15 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility

Program executable:tusbsleepcharge.exe
Name:TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility
Path:C:\Program Files\toshiba\toshiba usb sleep and charge utility\tusbsleepcharge.exe
Additional files:
  • SetupProp.exe - Setup Utility (TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Setup Utility)
  • SetupProp64.exe
  • TosPwChk.dll - TosPwChk
  • TUSBSleepChargeInfo.exe - TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility Information
  • TUSBSleepCharge.dll - TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge (TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Library)
  • TUSBSleepChargeSrv.exe - TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Service

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • TUSBSleepCharge.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A6F027E2-D142-4A71-A463-78BB1FC1319C}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • TUSBSleepChargeSrv.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TUSBSleepChargeSrv' which loads as %ProgramFiles%\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility\TUSBSleepChargeSrv.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.31 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001089178%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000463%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00010429%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:231
8,062,084 average

How do I remove TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility?

You can uninstall TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility 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 TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility, 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 TOSHIBA USB Sleep and Charge Utility.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.14%
Windows 10 8.47%
Windows Vista 5.39%
Windows XP 1.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 64.17%
Windows 7 Professional 10.19%
Windows 7 Starter 7.15%
Windows 10 Home 5.68%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.63%
  Germany 4.20%
  Australia 4.15%
  France 3.85%
  Canada 2.81%
  United Kingdom 2.32%
  Italy 1.79%
  Portugal 1.47%
  Spain 1.41%
  Japan 1.30%
  Brazil 0.64%
  Saudi Arabia 0.64%
  Mexico 0.57%
  Israel 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 99.88%
Acer 0.12%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 29.31%
TOSHIBA Satellite A500 10.83%
TOSHIBA Qosmio X505 5.63%
Toshiba NB305 4.81%
TOSHIBA Qosmio X500 4.63%


Toshiba electronics, electrical equipment and information technology corporation that is a diversified manufacturer of electrical products, spanning information and communications equipment and systems, electronic components and materials, power systems, Internet-based solutions and services, industrial and social infrastructure systems, and household appliances.
Publisher URL: www.toshiba.com


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