1, 0, 63, 2 27.59%
1, 0, 62, 1 3.45%
1, 0, 61, 1 10.34%
1, 0, 60, 3 3.45%
1, 0, 59, 2 20.69%
1, 0, 58, 5 10.34%
1, 0, 57, 4 10.34%
1, 0, 56, 3 3.45%
1, 0, 52, 2 10.34%



ATK Hotkey by ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (Signed)

Remove HControl.exe


hcontrol.exe has 9 known versions, the most recent one is 1, 0, 63, 2. hcontrol.exe is run as a standard windows process in the context of the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges. The average file size is about 169.29 KB. It is an authenticode code-signed executable issued to ASUSTeK Computer Inc. by the certification authority VeriSign. The programs ATK Package, ATK Hotkey and Super Hybrid Engine have been observed as installing specific variations of hcontrol.exe. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is about 0.0005% including both foreground and background operations, the average private memory consumption is about 6.55 MB with the maximum memory reaching around 7.36 MB and typical read I/O operations are around 212 Bytes per minute.

What is hcontrol.exe?

The ASUS ATK Hotkey utilities are system programs that controls the use of special functions key, or hotkeys on most Asus laptops.


File name:hcontrol.exe
Product name:ATK Hotkey
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\asus\atk package\atk hotkey\hcontrol.exe
Issued to:ASUSTeK Computer Inc.
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Effective date:Sunday, August 2, 2009
Expiration date:Friday, August 3, 2012

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of ATK Hotkey.)
4% remove
This package installs the software ATK Hotkey Driver and other ASUS drivers and software with various laptop models. It is pre-installed with new laptops and required to run various optional functiona...
12% remove
The ATK Hotkey program is required to make use of all the function key shortcuts.
4% remove
11% remove
The Super Hybrid Engine is a breakthrough in power efficiency that results in longer battery life, maximized up to 53%. Super Hybrid Engine is an innovative technology created through the redesigning ...

VersionsAll file variations of hcontrol.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
061c71a7bd897f28db052e7ad2b284a1 a930ece154ecfdb87e224666da9fed9cff2a48de 162.63 KB
5dc2f453e0a89515096cf0ea8e46c10d 4869746d1bc5f0d147a7028987938ddb07e9aa3a 162.63 KB
563206ba66f0170735096aa74ca0f682 be8295fc893ac6668644880dae9243a500bea396 162.63 KB
ecbc0a6ee11cea72c89146662538b00b eddd3aad4884d00ca8ac3b9b5b3073d4db2bf9ac 162.63 KB
01f61f0f2b551eaee2c12619b13b93d2 fb3ce310790f1533e7419ee94034ad8ef88696eb 162.63 KB
131216b7b74dec3cf30689aa0c2d89c1 ea27330eea711ba86dda46d1d05ec9d51321b343 178.63 KB
8e4179a38cf72ac6d8d651a72ae88580 a0b53e216eea9c792d51b0ca690ffdd51b282627 178.63 KB
53281bc7812f67534489ff4001a2887e 08af7f6281edb06c89769668cea88dda0cfa31fb 178.63 KB
069e22dd49a1a962aee3b7dce2dc4a50 b759ac0f040d5031c2a47998fe8563499a0c2e02 174.63 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 68.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.24%
Windows 7 Home Basic 6.90%
Windows 7 Professional 3.45%
Windows 8 Pro 3.45%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 41.38% of ATK Hotkey.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
ASUS 97.30%
Acer 2.70%
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