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Should I remove X-Lite?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,093
United States Rank #11,687
Reach 0.0308%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.39 days
276.87 days >
Average installed length: 145.47 days


50.6.8220 0.49%
50.6.7284 20.39%
49.8.2158 3.45%
49.8.1564 2.80%
49.8.1136 1.81%
49.7.9961 4.61%
49.7.9048 7.24%
49.7.8728 1.97%
49.7.8104 3.45%
48.7.6589 12.01%
48.7.6464 1.32%
48.7.6122 3.29%
48.7.6067 0.99%
48.7.5944 0.99%
47.7.4247 12.66%
47.7.3589 10.20%
46.7.3073 3.13% 0.16% 0.82% 0.99% 0.33% 1.48% 4.11% 1.15%
3.0 0.16%


What is X-Lite?  (from CounterPath Solutions)

Combining voice and video calls in a user-friendly interface, CounterPath's X-Lite helps you seamlessly transition from a traditional phone environment into the world of Voice over IP. Whether you’re having a simple voice conversation with a business associate, or an in-depth discussion with a colleague over video, you...  Read more


X-Lite is a program developed by CounterPath Solutions. The most used version is 50.6.7284, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). 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 main program executable is X-Lite.exe. The software installer includes 122 files and is usually about 86.15 MB (90,338,285 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 38% of users of X-Lite come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.counterpath.com/x-lite.html
Help link: www.counterpath.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CounterPath\X-Lite\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{426E4F54-EFFE-4C5B-A02A-23CFE8C3C679}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 86.15 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by X-Lite

Program executable:X-Lite.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\CounterPath\X-Lite\X-Lite.exe
Additional files:
  • eyeLook.dll - eyeBeam Outlook Integration
  • CounterPath.ExternalContactFactories.dll - ContactFactories (PIMContactService)
  • CounterPath.InteropServices.dll - Interop Services for Outlook and Windows Components
  • CounterPath.Search.dll - Search Services for Fast Content Retrieval from Outlook
  • X-Lite.exe - X-Lite
  • AEC_PC_DLL.dll
  • metroui.dll
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icudt48.dll (by The ICU Project)
  • icuin48.dll - ICU I18N DLL
  • icuuc48.dll - ICU Common DLL
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • Awesomium.Core.dll (by Awesomium Technologies) - Awesomium.NET v1.7.3 (Awesomium.Core v1.7.3)
  • Awesomium.Windows.Controls.dll (by Awesomium Technologies) - Awesomium.Windows.Controls v1.7.3
  • Spokes.dll (by Plantronics) - Plantronics Software
  • HtmlAgilityPack.dll (by Simon Mourier) - Html Agility Pack (Html Agility Pack - Release)
  • CPCAPI2_SharedLibrary.dll - SoftPhone SDK (CPCAPI2 Windows SDK)
  • crash.exe - CrashUploader
  • Awesomium.dll - Awesomium (Awesomium Core)
  • boost_chrono-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_chrono-vc110-mt-1_58.dll
  • boost_date_time-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_date_time-vc110-mt-1_58.dll
  • boost_filesystem-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_filesystem-vc110-mt-1_58.dll
  • boost_regex-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_regex-vc110-mt-1_58.dll
  • boost_serialization-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_signals-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_signals-vc110-mt-1_58.dll
  • boost_system-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_system-vc110-mt-1_58.dll
  • boost_thread-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • boost_thread-vc110-mt-1_58.dll
  • boost_wserialization-vc100-mt-1_51.dll
  • CPCLR.dll
  • TaskbarIcons.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • X-Lite.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CB31BDDF-F9D7-421F-97F6-454A024B7618}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • X-Lite.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'X-Lite' and executes as "C:\Program Files\CounterPath\X-Lite\X-Lite.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • X-Lite.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\CounterPath\X-Lite\X-Lite.exe'.

How do I remove X-Lite?

You can uninstall X-Lite 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 X-Lite, 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 X-Lite.

Win 10 48%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.02%
Windows 10 47.87%
Windows XP 1.64%
Windows Vista 1.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 20.39%
Windows 10 Pro 14.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.14%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.18%
Windows 10 Home 10.03%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.89%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.46%
  Germany 5.73%
  Canada 5.59%
  India 5.45%
  Italy 5.17%
  France 4.76%
  Australia 2.80%
  United Kingdom 2.80%
  Spain 2.10%
  Netherlands 1.68%
  Brazil 1.54%
  Russia 1.40%
  Greece 1.26%
  Sweden 1.12%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.32%
Hewlett-Packard 23.38%
ASUS 11.83%
Acer 11.55%
Lenovo 8.17%
Samsung 3.66%
Toshiba 3.66%
Medion 1.69%
Intel 1.41%
Alienware 1.41%
Sahara 1.13%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.14%
LENOVO 20369 3.06%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.06%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.55%
MEDION H61H2-LM3 2.04%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.04%


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