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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #3,878
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VersionDistribution 51.47% 0.27% 48.27%

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Driver Installer

What is Driver Installer?

Driver Installer is the software used to manage and isntall the necessary drivers required for various Option wireless devices.


Driver Installer is a software program developed by Option NV. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 542 KB (555,008 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 88% of users of Driver Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in Indonesia and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.option.com
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F804CAE5-50B2-4646-803A-A428325237CA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 542 KB
Language: English

How do I remove Driver Installer?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.00%
Windows Vista 34.93%
Windows XP 14.13%
Windows 8 2.93%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 30.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.61%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.35%
Windows 7 Professional 9.54%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 88.10%
  Indonesia 7.48%
  United Kingdom 0.68%
  Kuwait 0.51%
  Brazil 0.34%
  Netherlands 0.34%
  Thailand 0.34%
  Australia 0.17%
  Germany 0.17%
  Egypt 0.17%
  HT 0.17%
  Israel 0.17%
  Italy 0.17%
  KE 0.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.25%
Dell 28.42%
Toshiba 16.10%
Acer 8.22%
Gateway 3.08%
Sahara 2.74%
ASUS 2.05%
Lenovo 2.05%
Samsung 1.03%
American Megatrends 0.68%
Intel 0.68%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.11%
HP G60 Notebook PC 5.58%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.55%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.55%
Dell Inspiron 1720 2.54%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.03%


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