82,399,351 programs installed

Should I remove UltraVnc?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
26% remove it74% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #2,429
United States Rank #2,970
Reach 0.2988%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.57 days
606.73 days >
Average installed length: 318.79 days


VersionDistribution 0.19%
1.2.06 0.14%
1.2.05 0.07%
1.2.04 0.10% 0.79% 1.96% 4.44% 1.22% 1.58% 2.10%
1.1.93 1.17% 12.46% 7.11% 4.49% 6.95% 1.34% 1.29% 0.07% 1.05% 0.53% 0.31% 0.62% 0.17% 2.20%
1.1.8 7.30%
1.1.7 0.19%
1.1.6 0.31%
1.1.5 0.14%
1.1.4 0.07%
1.1.2 0.07%
1.1.1 0.12%
1.1.0 0.72%
1.0.963 0.02%
1.0.962 9.76% 8.07% 13.89% 3.51% 3.44% 0.07%


What is UltraVnc?  (from uvnc bvba)

UltraVNC is a software that can display the screen of another computer (via internet or network) on your own screen. The program allows you to use your mouse and keyboard to control the other PC remotely. It means that you can work on a remote computer, as if you were sitting in front of it, right from your current loc...  Read more


UltraVnc is a program developed by uvnc bvba. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is winvnc.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 2.27 MB of memory. The software installer includes 33 files and is usually about 2.33 MB (2,448,213 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 37% of users of UltraVnc come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.uvnc.com
Help link: forum.ultravnc.info
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\UltraVNC\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\UltraVNC\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.33 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by UltraVnc

Program executable:winvnc.exe
VNC server for win32
Path:C:\Program Files\uvnc bvba\UltraVNC\winvnc.exe
Additional files:
  • uvnc_settings.exe - uvnc_set Application
  • cad.exe - cad Application
  • x64VNCSetup.exe - UltraVnc (UltraVNC Setup)
  • x86VNCSetup.exe
  • SCHook.dll - SC Hook
  • SCHook64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • winvnc.exe runs as a service named 'uvnc_service' (uvnc_service) "Provides secure remote desktop sharing".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • winvnc.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uvnc bvba\UltraVNC\winvnc.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.27 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0038309381%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00246072%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00137022%
0.015104% average

How do I remove UltraVnc?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 26%
Keep it 74%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.90%
Windows 8 20.15%
Windows XP 7.44%
Windows Vista 2.34%
Windows Server 2003 0.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 36.02%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.16%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.43%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.80%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.55%
  Germany 9.41%
  France 6.61%
  Italy 5.33%
  Brazil 4.66%
  United Kingdom 3.63%
  Canada 2.33%
  Spain 1.93%
  Taiwan 1.87%
  Japan 1.83%
  Australia 1.70%
  Netherlands 1.28%
  Poland 1.13%
  Belgium 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 36.60%
Hewlett-Packard 25.19%
Acer 10.19%
ASUS 7.44%
Lenovo 3.38%
Intel 3.04%
Samsung 1.73%
Toshiba 1.31%
American Megatrends 1.18%
Sahara 0.51%
MSI 0.51%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 7010 3.40%
Dell Latitude E6420 3.29%
ASUS All Series 3.08%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.08%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.98%
Dell OptiPlex 390 2.87%

comments1 comment

user comment
user comment
eeeover a year ago
Ammyy Admin allows you to remotely control another computer. Points to the ease of use, requires no special configurations, but only limited to a minimum.