XPlite can uninstall HyperTerminal, re-install or repair HyperTerminal on Windows XP and Windows 2000. Improve Windows performance and security.
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HyperTerminal HyperTerminal

Enables you to connect to other computers and online services (requires a modem).

Detailed information has not been added for this feature.

In XPlite Professional you can find HyperTerminal under the group titled Communication and Messaging Communication and Messaging.

Install HyperTerminal:

HyperTerminal is a stand-alone component. The function of HyperTerminal does not rely on any other XPlite Professional components and removing other components in XPlite Professional should not influence HyperTerminal.

Uninstall HyperTerminal:

HyperTerminal is not required by other system components in XPlite Professional. You can safely uninstall HyperTerminal without compromising other XPlite Professional components.

BUT PLEASE NOTE: You may have other software installed that does require HyperTerminal. If you encounter any compatibility issues with other software you can quickly and easily reinstall HyperTerminal using XPlite Professional.


XPlite Professional can completely uninstall HyperTerminal and reinstall to repair HyperTerminal on:

  • Windows XP Professional: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows XP Home: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows 2000 Professional: orig, SP1, SP2, SP3, SP4
  • Windows 2003 Server: orig, SP1, SP2(coming!)

User Removal Statistics for HyperTerminal

Of 997 sampled Windows XP users, 236 left HyperTerminal installed and 761 people uninstalled HyperTerminal from their system.

Of 393 sampled Windows 2000 users, 27 left HyperTerminal installed and 119 people uninstalled it from their system. No data for another 247 users (advanced features hidden or incomplete log data).

Pro Users can help us collect these removal statistics.

  1. In XPlite or 2000lite press XPlite properties button to access preferences.
  2. Ensure logging is on.
  3. Check "Send component state data when checking for upgrades" on the Preferences tab.
  4. Using the Check for Upgrades button on the About tab.

The information sent is the last block only of component installation state data - you can see this in the log as "option=1" or "option=0". No personal information is conveyed.

The option to uninstall HyperTerminal is only included in XPlite Professional.

Thankyou for purchasing XPlite Professional.

HyperTerminal is avalable as option in XPlite ProfessionalPRO HyperTerminal is not in the XPlite Free TrialTrial