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What percent of users and experts removed it?
48% remove it52% keep it
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Brothersoft Updater

What is Brothersoft Updater?

Brothersoft Updater is the update program which runs on the PC and checks for updates and automatically downloads and installs them if found. The program is primarily designed to keep the software up to date or provide product upgrades. In addition to releasing new versions of the software at regular intervals, the update program can provide additional information to the user or to the remote server. If it finds an item to download, it will download and install the new update.

About  (from BrotherSoft)

Easily keep track of your installed software, never miss essential updates, and notice even earlier than the notification from the program itself. Update with latest patches, fix compatible bugs and program vulnerabilities, make your software more stable, and free from computer troubles. Update with new features and fu...  Read more


The primary executable is named Brothersoft Updater.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 5.67 MB (5,948,410 bytes). The installed file Brothersoft Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: brothersoft.com
URL: www.brothersoft.com
Installation folder: C:\programmi2\Brothersoft Updater\
Uninstaller: "C:\programmi2\Brothersoft Updater\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 5.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Brothersoft Updater

Program executable:Brothersoft Updater.exe
Path:C:\programmi2\Brothersoft Updater\Brothersoft Updater.exe
Additional files:
  • Brothersoft Updater.exe (by BSUpdater) - BSUpdater
  • download.dll (by Orbitdownloader.com)
  • gvdl.dll
  • ProgsenseUI.dll (by Kunlun.com) - BSUpdaterUI
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • unstation.dll

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Brothersoft Updater.exe
Memory:9.14 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0053885846%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00336017%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00202842%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Brothersoft Updater?

Quickly and completely remove Brothersoft Updater from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Brothersoft Updater 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 Brothersoft Updater, 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 Brothersoft Updater.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 48%
Keep it 52%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.67%
Windows 8 13.33%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Windows XP 3.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.33%
Windows 7 Starter 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.03%
  Canada 10.26%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  Italy 7.69%
  BD 2.56%
  Germany 2.56%
  Honduras 2.56%
  Hungary 2.56%
  India 2.56%
  Iran 2.56%
  LY 2.56%
  NA 2.56%
  Poland 2.56%
  Romania 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.46%
Acer 19.23%
ASUS 11.54%
Lenovo 11.54%
Sony 7.69%
Samsung 3.85%
Gateway 3.85%
American Megatrends 3.85%
Common models
HP ProBook 4530s 10.34%
ASUSTeK K52F 6.90%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 6.90%
HP Pro 3135 Microtower PC 3.45%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.45%
HP 430 Notebook PC 3.45%

About (from BrotherSoft)

BrotherSoft serves worldwide customers as among the top 5 leading software download websites.
Publisher URL: www.brothersoft.com


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