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Should I remove Trend Micro AntiVirus?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,923
United States Rank #14,333
Reach 0.0060%


17.50 70.34%
17.1 3.39%
17.0 13.56%
16.10 4.24%
16.00 2.54%
15.1 5.93%

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Trend Micro AntiVirus

What is Trend Micro AntiVirus?  (from Trend Micro)

Trend Micro AntiVirus is easy-to-use security for what you do most online-email, socialize, and browse. In addition to blocking viruses and malware, Titanium Antivirus+ protects against bad links in search results and those shared in email, instant messages, and on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Pi...  Read more


Trend Micro AntiVirus is a software program developed by Trend Micro. The most common release is 17.50, 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 ufnavi.exe. The setup package generally installs about 99 files and is usually about 857.58 MB (899,241,452 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 97% of users of Trend Micro AntiVirus come from the United States, it is also popular in Colombia and Costa Rica.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.trendmicro.com
Help link: www.trendmicro.com/support/consumer
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Internet Security\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Internet Security\remove.exe
Estimated size: 857.58 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Trend Micro AntiVirus

Program executable:ufnavi.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\trend micro\internet security\ufnavi.exe
Additional files:
  • clnrbin.exe - Trend Micro Internet Security (Trend Micro software history cleaner)
  • DceLog64.dll - PcDceLog DLL
  • GENKEY32.dll - Trend Micro Internet Security DLL
  • GENKEY64.dll
  • HCcommon.dll - HCcommon DLL
  • IECfgHlp.dll - Trend Micro Internet Security IE Configuration Library
  • PccScan.dll - PccScan DLL
  • PccSpy.dll - PccSpy Dynamic Link Library
  • PcDce.dll - PcDce DLL
  • PcDceLog.dll
  • PcHisCln.dll - PcHisCln dll
  • PcPaBase.dll - PcPaBase Dynamic Link Library
  • Remove.exe - Remove Application
  • SfCtlCom.exe - Manages all components of Trend Micro Internet Security.
  • SfEnAs.dll - SfEnAs Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnAv.dll - SfEnAv Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnBehv.dll - SfEnBehv Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCm.dll - SfEnCm Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCp.dll - SfEnCp Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCpAs.dll - SfEnCpAs Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCpMs.dll - SfEnCpMs Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCpP3.dll - SfEnCpP3 Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCpPh.dll - SfEnCpPh Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCpSp.dll - SfEnCpSp Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnCpWm.dll - SfEnCpWm Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnMc.dll - SfEnMc Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnMcHn.dll - SfEnMcHn Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnMcTs.dll - SfEnMcTs Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnMcVa.dll - SfEnMcVa Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnVSMs.dll - SfEnVSMs Dynamic Link Library
  • SfEnVSRs.dll - SfEnVSRs Dynamic Link Library
  • SfFnAvIm.dll - SfFnAvIm Dynamic Link Library
  • SfFnDbMg.dll - SfFnDbMg Dynamic Link Library
  • SfFnHttp.dll - SfFnHttp Dynamic Link Library
  • SfFnProf.dll - SfFnProf Dynamic Link Library
  • SfFnUtil.dll - SfFnUtil Dynamic Link Library
  • SfFnWSC.exe - SfFnWSC Application
  • SfFnWTC.dll - SfFnWTC Dynamic Link Library
  • SfIfCom.dll - SfIfCom Dynamic Link Library
  • SfIfDtCv.dll - SfIfDtCv Dynamic Link Library
  • SfIfDtHd.dll - SfIfDtHd Dynamic Link Library
  • SfIfEvMg.dll - SfIfEvMg Dynamic Link Library
  • SfIfHttp.dll - SfIfHttp Dynamic Link Library
  • SfPxSt32.dll - SfCtlCom Dynamic Link Library
  • SfSvCoMg.dll - SfSvCoMg Dynamic Link Library
  • SfSvEnHd.dll - SfSvEnHd Dynamic Link Library
  • SfSvEvLg.dll - SfSvEvLg Dynamic Link Library
  • SfSvLcMg.dll - SfSvLcMg Dynamic Link Library
  • SfSvQuMg.dll - SfSvQuMg Dynamic Link Library
  • ciussi32.dll - ciussi Dynamic Link Library
  • BPMNT.dll - VSAPI (BPMNT For AMD64)
  • iauplat.dll - ActiveUpdate Module (ActiveUpdate Module Platform)
  • iausdk.dll - ActiveUpdate Module SDK
  • iauutil.dll - ActiveUpdate Module Utility
  • iauz7.dll - ActiveUpdate Module Z7
  • iau7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • libexpat.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • SfCtlCom.exe runs as a service named 'Componente de control central de Trend Micro' (SfCtlCom) "Gestiona todos los componentes de Trend Micro Internet Security.".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:23.13 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0007009007%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00015228%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00054862%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:17.74 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:5.28 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Trend Micro AntiVirus?

You can uninstall Trend Micro AntiVirus 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 Trend Micro AntiVirus, 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 Trend Micro AntiVirus.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.39%
Windows Vista 39.83%
Windows XP 6.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 39.13%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.35%
Windows 7 Starter 2.61%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.47%
  Colombia 0.51%
  Costa Rica 0.51%
  Sweden 0.51%
  Mexico 0.51%
  Canada 0.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.79%
Dell 15.63%
Toshiba 13.54%
Acer 12.50%
Sony 6.25%
Gateway 3.13%
Samsung 2.08%
ASUS 2.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.50%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.50%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 3.60%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 2.70%
Acer Aspire 5532 2.70%
ASUSTeK K60IJ 2.70%

About Trend Micro

Trend Micro is a software security company that developes the Titanium Internet Security, Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security, OfficeScan, and other security products and services.
Publisher URL: www.trendmicro.com

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Renigadecrewover a year ago
I would just cut it and put Avg on