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Should I remove Toshiba DetectAC Utility?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #21,627
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1.00.0014 64.62%
1.00.0013 33.85%
1.00.0012 1.54%

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Toshiba DetectAC Utility


Toshiba DetectAC Utility is a software program developed by TOSHIBA. The most common release is 1.00.0014, 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. The primary executable is named DetectAC.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files. 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 66% of users of Toshiba DetectAC Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.co.jp/worldwide
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Toshiba DetectAC Utility\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{0AA15BEA-12D6-44FC-B3B2-C97B77AB6AF4}
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Toshiba DetectAC Utility

Program executable:DetectAC.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Toshiba DetectAC Utility\DetectAC.exe
  • DetectAC.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DetectAC.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Toshiba DetectAC Utility' which loads as "C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Toshiba DetectAC Utility\DetectAC.exe".

How do I remove Toshiba DetectAC Utility?

Quickly and completely remove Toshiba DetectAC Utility from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Toshiba DetectAC 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Toshiba DetectAC Utility, 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 Toshiba DetectAC Utility.

Win 7 (SP1) 89%
Win 7 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 92.31%
Windows 8 7.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 82.81%
Windows 7 Professional 6.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.13%
Windows Technical Preview 3.13%
Windows 8 Pro 1.56%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.29%
  United Kingdom 5.62%
  Germany 4.49%
  Italy 4.49%
  Spain 3.37%
  Israel 2.25%
  MA 1.12%
  Brazil 1.12%
  Colombia 1.12%
  Belgium 1.12%
  France 1.12%
  CW 1.12%
  Australia 1.12%
  Austria 1.12%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 98.46%
ASUS 1.54%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite T135D 32.26%
TOSHIBA Satellite T135 30.65%
TOSHIBA þþþþþþþþþþþþþþþþþ... 1.61%


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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