84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove VIP Access SDK?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #8,190
United States Rank #5,282
Reach 0.0492%


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Other programs by Symantec

VIP Access SDK

What is VIP Access SDK?

This program is the Symantec Validation and ID Protection Service (VIP) Access Software Development Kit (SDK) software for supported notebook models running a supported operating system. This package provides middleware which, when used with HP SimplePass software, enables One-Time Password (OTP) authentication on selected web sites using the Intel Management Engine.

About  (from Symantec)

Symantec Validation and ID Protection Service is a leading cloud-based strong authentication service that enables enterprises to secure access to networks and applications while preventing access by malicious unauthorized attackers. A unified solution providing both two-factor and risk-based token-less authentication, ...  Read more


The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.13 MB (1,180,079 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.symantec.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Symantec\VIP Access SDK
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Symantec\VIP Access SDK\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VIP Access SDK

  • uninstall.exe - VIP Access SDK
  • VIPOTPProv.dll
  • VIPOTPProv64.dll
  • vcredist_x64.exe (by Microsoft) - Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Microsoft)

How do I remove VIP Access SDK?

You can uninstall VIP Access SDK 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 VIP Access SDK (, 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 VIP Access SDK.

Win 7 (SP1) 86%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 86.70%
Windows 10 12.99%
Windows XP 0.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 77.61%
Windows 10 Home 8.88%
Windows 7 Professional 4.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.79%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.75%
Windows 8 Pro 1.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.32%
  United Kingdom 6.04%
  Canada 2.44%
  Australia 2.30%
  India 1.29%
  Italy 1.29%
  United Arab Emirates 0.93%
  Malaysia 0.93%
  New Zealand 0.86%
  France 0.79%
  Spain 0.72%
  Singapore 0.65%
  Portugal 0.65%
  Germany 0.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.47%
Dell 0.21%
Sony 0.11%
Sahara 0.11%
Acer 0.11%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 23.88%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 17.03%
HP ENVY 4 Notebook PC 16.82%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 15.06%
HP ENVY 6 Notebook PC 8.62%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 8.52%

About Symantec

Symantec developers security software for business and consumers and helps customers protect their computers, information, identities and infrastructure by delivering software and services that address risks to security with various products such as Norton AntiVirus, Internet security, and anti-spyware products e.
Publisher URL: www.symantec.com


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.