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Should I remove BUSB?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,718
United States Rank #12,247
Reach 0.0378%
Installation trends (last 30 days)


1.15.0623.1 1.13%
1.14.0819.1 13.58%
1.14.0616.1 0.19%
1.14.0226.1 28.68%
1.13.0911.1 49.62%
1.00.0000 6.79%

Other programs by GIGABYTE



BUSB is a program developed by GIGABYTE. The most used version is 1.13.0911.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 3.6 MB (3,780,102 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 32% of users of BUSB come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GIGABYTE\BUSB\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0BEAE9CC-1440-410A-87F6-9425042136B9}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 3.6 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BUSB

  • Run.exe - USB Blocker Program
  • Unstall_Service.exe - Unstall_Service Application (Unstall_Service MFC Application)
  • HardwareHelperLib.dll - HardwareHelperLib
  • Comm_BUT.dll - Comm_BUT
  • Setblock.exe - Setblock
  • SMC_WPF.dll - SMC_WPF

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • Run.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BUSB' which loads as C:\Program Files\GIGABYTE\BUSB\run.exe.

How do I remove BUSB?

Quickly and completely remove BUSB from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall BUSB 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program BUSB, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 BUSB.

Win 8 60%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 60.26%
Windows 7 39.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 24.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.28%
Windows 8.1 13.58%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.40%
Windows 7 Professional 9.62%
Windows 10 Pro 6.60%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.00%
  United Kingdom 9.57%
  France 6.61%
  Germany 6.43%
  Italy 3.30%
  Canada 3.13%
  Australia 2.61%
  Poland 2.09%
  Spain 1.91%
  Netherlands 1.91%
  Sweden 1.74%
  Taiwan 1.39%
  Brazil 1.22%
  Thailand 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 35.00%
Acer 22.50%
Hewlett-Packard 10.00%
Dell 3.75%
Alienware 1.25%
Common models
Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H 7.86%
Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 5 4.46%
Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 3 4.46%
Gigabyte Z87X-D3H 3.82%
Gigabyte Z97-HD3 2.97%
Gigabyte H87-HD3 2.97%


Gigabyte is a manufacturer of computer hardware products known for its motherboards whose customers include custom PC manufacturers such as Alienware as well as some larger OEMs.
Publisher URL: www.gigabyte.com


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