77,019,263 programs installed

Should I remove Motorola Software Update?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,095
United States Rank #11,889
Reach 0.0357%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 33.87 days
999.19 days >
Average installed length: 525.00 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
01.16.42 36.40%
01.16.40 9.80%
01.16.36 3.80%
01.16.34 1.00%
01.16.30 2.80%
01.16.25 6.80%
01.16.23 1.20%
01.16.20 3.40%
01.16.18 0.80%
01.16.14 5.40%
01.16.13 0.60%
01.16.10 2.40%
01.16.08 1.00%
01.16.03 0.60%
01.12.03 0.20%
01.11.84 3.80%
01.11.79 1.40%
01.11.68 2.40%
01.11.66 0.40%
01.11.63 0.80%
01.11.58 0.40%
01.11.56 0.80%
01.11.50 1.20%
01.11.46 0.80%
01.11.44 0.60%
01.11.36 0.80%
01.11.34 0.20%
01.11.27 0.20%
01.11.22 8.00%
01.11.15 1.00%
01.11.08 0.40%
01.11.03 0.20%
01.08.08 0.20%
01.05.12 0.20%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Motorola

Motorola Software Update

What is Motorola Software Update?

Motorola Software Update is the software update program that runs with Windows in the background and checks for updates, and automatically downloads and installs them if found based on the user's settings. The program can be configured by the user for maintaining a schedule for when to check the remote server for periodic software updates. If it finds an item to download, it will download and install the new update.

Overview

The most used version is 01.16.42, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is _5559DAFC782437A0B9878A.exe. The setup package is about 14.22 MB (14,912,512 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.motorola.com
Help link: www.hellomoto.com/support/update
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{241C1CF5-9112-442C-B919-F0ADB50F343E}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{922D9CCA-4317-425F-9AA5-94829DF8BA6D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.22 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Motorola Software Update

Program executable:_5559DAFC782437A0B9878A.exe
Path:C:\Windows\Installer\{241C1CF5-9112-442C-B919-F0ADB50F343E}\_5559DAFC782437A0B9878A.exe
MD5:f1d36992eab55a426d76a7b91fd79e69
Additional files:
  • _5559DAFC782437A0B9878A.exe
  • _59BB543FAA9FF5F170708F.exe

How do I remove Motorola Software Update?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#11,095

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.60%
Windows XP 17.00%
Windows Vista 15.60%
Windows 8 3.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.49%
Windows 7 Professional 12.45%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.45%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.28%
  Brazil 15.90%
  Germany 13.43%
  United Kingdom 4.59%
  Canada 3.36%
  France 3.18%
  Argentina 2.83%
  Italy 2.30%
  Australia 1.77%
  India 1.59%
  Netherlands 1.24%
  Taiwan 1.06%
  Spain 1.06%
  Hungary 1.06%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.43%
Hewlett-Packard 18.93%
Acer 12.86%
GIGABYTE 8.57%
Samsung 5.71%
ASUS 4.64%
Intel 4.29%
Toshiba 3.93%
Medion 2.86%
Lenovo 2.14%
Sahara 1.79%
American Megatrends 1.79%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 5.16%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.87%
Samsung RV411/RV511/E3511... 2.58%
Positivo Positivo M... 2.58%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.94%
Dell Inspiron 1525 1.94%

About Motorola

Motorola is a telecommunications company divided into two companies, Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions.
Publisher URL: www.motorola.com

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