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Should I remove XEAN VPN Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
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10.04.108 47.06%
10.04.016 52.94%



XEAN VPN Client is a program developed by Nortel Networks. The most used version is 10.04.016, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 installer includes 12 files and is usually about 4.09 MB (4,287,361 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 76% of users of XEAN VPN Client come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nortel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Xerox Extranet Access Network\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4EC5CF64-2E59-411D-0301-120101004016}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.09 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by XEAN VPN Client

  • certMgrApi.dll - Nortel VPN Client
  • configStoreApi.dll
  • engineApi.dll
  • engineApi64.dll
  • Logger.dll
  • Logger64.dll
  • Nvc.exe
  • NvcSvcMgr.exe
  • SslSubCore.dll - VegasCore.dll
  • Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'IWshRuntimeLibrary'.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • NvcSvcMgr.exe runs as a service named 'Nortel VPN Client' (NvcSvcMgr) "Nortel VPN Client Service".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Nvc.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'NVC' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Nortel\Nortel VPN Client\Nvc.exe" -autostart.

How do I remove XEAN VPN Client?

You can uninstall XEAN VPN Client 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 XEAN VPN Client, 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 XEAN VPN Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 10 12%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.59%
Windows XP 17.65%
Windows 10 11.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 23.53%
Windows 7 Professional 17.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.65%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.76%
Windows 8 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.76%
  United Kingdom 6.06%
  Spain 3.03%
  Israel 3.03%
  Netherlands 3.03%
  Canada 3.03%
  Ireland 3.03%
  Italy 3.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.50%
Acer 18.75%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Lenovo 12.50%
ASUS 6.25%
American Megatrends 6.25%
Toshiba 6.25%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6430 11.76%
Dell Latitude E6410 5.88%
Dell Inspiron N7010 5.88%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 5.88%
ASUSTeK A3AC 5.88%
Acer Aspire S3-391 5.88%


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