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Should I remove Windows 7 Default Setting?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,014
United States Rank #19,222
Reach 0.0271%


VersionDistribution 0.93% 22.99% 1.31% 74.77%

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Windows 7 Default Setting


Windows 7 Default Setting is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named eStarDll.dll. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.22 MB (1,280,000 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 19% of users of Windows 7 Default Setting come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Windows 7 Default Setting\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{E70E6183-F6EC-45B4-AFA4-0C3C36D4B664}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.22 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Windows 7 Default Setting

Program module:eStarDll.dll
Name:eStarDll Dynamic Link Library
Path:C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Windows 7 Default Setting\eStarDll.dll
Additional files:
  • hpqnt.dll - hpqnt Dynamic Link Library
  • CpqsetVer.exe - Hewlett-Packard CpqsetVer (CpqsetVer)

How do I remove Windows 7 Default Setting?

You can uninstall Windows 7 Default Setting 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 Windows 7 Default Setting, 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 Windows 7 Default Setting.

Win 7 (SP1) 85%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 93.84%
Windows 10 5.78%
Windows XP 0.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 42.70%
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.36%
Windows 7 Starter 3.37%
Windows 10 Pro 3.00%
Windows 10 Home 1.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 19.44%
  France 8.68%
  Spain 8.68%
  Germany 6.08%
  Italy 5.56%
  United Kingdom 4.34%
  Sweden 4.17%
  Netherlands 4.17%
  MA 3.82%
  Finland 2.95%
  Belgium 2.60%
  Czech Republic 2.26%
  Croatia 2.08%
  DK 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 98.48%
Compaq 0.38%
Lenovo 0.19%
Sahara 0.19%
Dell 0.19%
Acer 0.19%
ASUS 0.19%
Toshiba 0.19%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard Compaq 61... 16.83%
HP ProBook 4510s 12.77%
HP ProBook 4710s 9.86%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq 61... 7.54%
HP Compaq 6730s 4.06%
HP ProBook 5310m 3.87%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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