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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.54 days
694.39 days >
Average installed length: 364.85 days


1.02.0009.0 40.00%
1.01.0013.0 60.00%

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Telecom NZ Connect Me


Telecom NZ Connect Me is a software program developed by Telecom NZ. The most common release is 1.01.0013.0, 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 ProfileImpSvc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 62 files and is usually about 44.41 MB (46,564,932 bytes). The installed file DBUpdater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 50% of users of Telecom NZ Connect Me come from New Zealand, it is also popular in the United States and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.SmithMicro.com
Help link: www.telecom.co.nz/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Telecom NZ\Connect Me\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{35026A82-F328-4771-AB5F-E0126EFE70A2}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 44.41 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Telecom NZ Connect Me

Program executable:ProfileImpSvc.exe
Name:Profiles Importer Service
Path:C:\Program Files\Telecom NZ\Connect Me\ProfileImpSvc.exe
Additional files:
  • OutlookViewer.dll - OutlookViewer Dynamic Link Library (OutlookViewer DLL)
  • MaaaClient.dll (by PCTEL) - MaaaClient Dynamic Link Library (MaaaApi)
  • EapTlsUi.dll (by Smith Micro Software) - EapTlsUi Dynamic Link Library
  • EapChap.dll (by Smith Micro Software) - EapChap Dynamic Link Library
  • EapTls.dll - EapTls Dynamic Link Library
  • PCARmDrv.exe (by PCTEL) - PCTEL Rawether for Windows (Rawether Service Control Entry Remover)
  • Leap.dll - Leap Dynamic Link Library
  • ProfileImpSvc.exe (by SmithMicro) - Profiles Importer Service
  • Eap.dll - Eap Dynamic Link Library
  • MurocApi.dll (by Intel(R)) - Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless (Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless Muroc API Module)
  • NativeProfilesImporter.exe (by SmithMicro) - Native Profiles Importer
  • Pac.dll - Pac Dynamic Link Library
  • DeviceInstaller.dll
  • FullPermiss.exe - FullPerm Application
  • CustomDiagDisplay.dll - CustomDiagDisplay
  • AccessDirectory.dll - AccessDirectory
  • FirmwareLauncher.exe - Update Launcher
  • EapGtc.dll - PCTEL Wlan Api (EapGtc Dynamic Link Library)
  • FeatureMan.dll - FeatureManager
  • PanelFrmwrk.dll - PanelFrameWork
  • ExtendedTools.dll - ExtendedTools
  • InstallModem.exe - Device Wizard
  • Acceleration.dll - Acceleration
  • CatDbHelper.exe - CatDBHelper
  • Diagnostic.dll - Diagnostics
  • EngineeringDiagnostics.dll - Spr WWAN UI (Sprint WWAN User Interface)
  • FileManager.dll - FileManager
  • MiniBrowser.dll - Minibrowser (SmithMicro Inc. MiniBrowser Component)
  • PhoneDialer.dll - PhoneDialer
  • QCWWAN.dll (by QUALCOMM) - QCWWANCMAPI (QUALCOMM Wireless WAN Connection Manager API)
  • ConAppsSvc.exe - ConAppsSvc
  • NdisHelper.dll - NdisHelper
  • DBUpdater.exe - DBUpdater
  • DevWizHlp.dll - DevWizHlp
  • PRCApiCli.dll - PRCApiCli (RC Api Dll)
  • PRCApiSrv.dll - PRCApiSrv (Server side, RC Api Dll)
  • AuthImpl.dll - AuthImpl
  • Ethernet.dll - Ethernet
  • EventMan.dll - EventMan
  • Firewall.dll - Firewall
  • Installm.exe - IPDETECT (IPDETECT MFC Application)
  • ProcUtil.dll - ProcUtil
  • ConApps.dll - ConApps
  • Gprs.dll - WLAN UI (WWAN User Interface)
  • Profile.dll - Profile
  • NDISModule.dll (by ZTE) - TEMP (NDISModule.dll_20090728)
  • ObtainNetData.dll - ObtainNet.dll_20090728

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • ProfileImpSvc.exe runs as a service named 'Native WiFi profile importer' (ProfileImpSvc) "Native WiFi profile importe".
  • ConAppsSvc.exe runs as a service named 'SMSI Con App Svc' (CASMSI).

How do I remove Telecom NZ Connect Me?

You can uninstall Telecom NZ Connect Me 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 Telecom NZ Connect Me, 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 Telecom NZ Connect Me.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.33%
Windows 10 31.11%
Windows XP 8.89%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 13.33%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Windows 10 Home 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.50% of installs come from New Zealand
Which countries install it?
  New Zealand 50.50%
  United States 22.77%
  Australia 10.89%
  MA 1.98%
  Brazil 1.98%
  Indonesia 1.98%
  Hong Kong 0.99%
  South Africa 0.99%
  France 0.99%
  Mexico 0.99%
  GH 0.99%
  Austria 0.99%
  Spain 0.99%
  Israel 0.99%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.85%
Toshiba 16.90%
Acer 14.08%
Samsung 7.04%
Dell 4.23%
Lenovo 4.23%
ASUS 2.82%
Sahara 1.41%
MSI 1.41%
Compaq 1.41%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L750 4.55%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.55%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.41%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 2.27%
HP ProBook 4520s 2.27%
HP ProBook 4440s 1.14%


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