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Should I remove HP Mobile Broadband Drivers?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,720
United States Rank #26,507
Reach 0.0441%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 30.35 days
627.41 days >
Average installed length: 329.66 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
8.0.9.3 1.94%
8.0.8.4 3.72%
7.2.8.1 11.33%
7.2.5.4 0.32%
7.2.4.1 18.12%
7.2.3.2 9.22%
7.2.2.0 13.11%
7.2.0.10 1.13%
7.1.2.1 0.49%
7.0.0.4 6.15%
6.5.0.6 0.16%
6.3.5.3 26.54%
6.3.3.3 5.66%
6.3.1.3 0.16%
6.1.26.6 1.29%
6.1.24.4 0.65%

HP Mobile Broadband Drivers

Overview

HP Mobile Broadband Drivers is a software program developed by Ericsson AB. The most common release is 6.3.5.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named WMCore.exe. The setup package generally installs about 18 files and is usually about 9.9 MB (10,380,759 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 8% of users of HP Mobile Broadband Drivers come from South Africa, it is also popular in Germany and Finland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ericsson.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ericsson\Mobile Broadband Drivers
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{646E8C34-C88B-42F9-9F41-985A801219E1}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0010 -removeonly
Estimated size: 9.9 MB
Language: Italian

Program filesFiles installed by HP Mobile Broadband Drivers

Program executable:WMCore.exe
Name:Mobile Broadband Core
Path:C:\Program Files\Ericsson\Mobile Broadband Drivers\WMCore\WMCore.exe
MD5:f00adc453bab5fb283bc07e912ff45fa
Additional files:
  • MbmDevExt.dll - MBM Device Extension Driver
  • MbmGeolocationSensor.dll - Ericsson Geolocation Sensor
  • MbmGpsRM.dll - Ericsson GPS Radio Manager
  • mini_WMCore.exe - Mobile Broadband Core
  • WMCore.exe
  • Ericsson.Mbm.Framework.dll - CXC 172 6753/1 (Framework)
  • WMCoreAPI.dll - WMCoreApi-cs
  • WMCoreApi-c.dll - CXC 172 6751/1 (WMCoreApi-c)
  • WMCoreApi-c-64.dll
  • h36gsen.dll - Ericsson GPS (Ericsson GPS Sensor Driver)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • WMCore.exe runs as a service named 'Mobile Broadband Service' (WMCoreService) "Mobile Broadband Service".
  • mini_WMCore.exe runs as a service named 'Mobile Broadband Service' (WMCoreService) "Mobile Broadband Service".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

mini_WMCore.exe
Memory:2.55 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000545607%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00001779%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003677%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:2
70 average

How do I remove HP Mobile Broadband Drivers?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 80%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.69%
Windows 8 15.21%
Windows XP 1.29%
Windows Vista 0.81%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 59.09%
Windows 7 Enterprise 14.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.38%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.90%
Windows 8 Pro 2.76%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 2.60%

Distribution by countryGeography

8.25% of installs come from South Africa
Which countries install it?
  South Africa 8.25%
  Germany 7.43%
  Finland 6.77%
  United States 6.27%
  Netherlands 6.27%
  Sweden 5.61%
  Switzerland 5.28%
  Belgium 5.12%
  Norway 4.46%
  Australia 3.14%
  Italy 2.97%
  Poland 2.81%
  Spain 2.31%
  New Zealand 2.15%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 99.51%
Acer 0.16%
Dell 0.16%
ASUS 0.16%
Common models
HP EliteBook 8560p 11.02%
HP EliteBook 8460p 10.69%
HP ProBook 6560b 7.57%
HP ProBook 4530s 7.24%
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 6.74%
HP EliteBook 8470p 5.76%

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