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NVIDIA E4 is a software program developed by NVIDIA. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 39 files and is usually about 1.27 MB (1,330,385 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 50% of users of NVIDIA E4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Romania and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nvidia.com
Installation folder: C:\JOCURI\cs 2012\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{44E1094B-8F2D-4707-8D5F-B32C881B805B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.27 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by NVIDIA E4

  • 3dfxgl.dll (by 3Dfx Interactive) - 3Dfx MiniGL Driver (3Dfx Interactive, Inc. MiniGL DLL)
  • a3dapi.dll (by Aureal Semiconductor) - A3D Interactive API DLL (Aureal A3D API DLL)
  • client.dll
  • Core.dll
  • dbg.dll
  • DemoPlayer.dll
  • FileSystem_Stdio.dll
  • FileSystem_Steam.dll
  • GameUI.dll
  • hl.dll
  • hl.exe (by Valve) - Half-Life Launcher
  • hlds.exe (by Valve) - HLDS Launcher
  • hltv.exe - HLTV Launcher
  • hw.dll
  • MediaBrowser.exe
  • mp.dll
  • MP3QualityModifier.exe (by Kevin Schneider) - MP3 Quality Modifier (MP3 Quality Modifier 2.4)
  • mpold.dll
  • Mss32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Miles Sound System
  • nE4.dll
  • nGuard_V2.dll
  • NVIDIA E4.exe
  • nVIDIAGuard.dll
  • proxy.dll
  • ReForce.exe (by Gregory Maynard-Hoare) - RefreshForce (RefreshForce - Universal W2K/XP Refresh Fix)
  • SierraPt.dll - SierraUp Dynamic Link Library (SierraUp DLL)
  • sierraupres.dll
  • sierraupres_ati.dll
  • Steam.dll - Steam (Steam Client Engine)
  • survey1109.dll
  • sw.dll
  • swds.dll
  • TrackerNET.dll
  • vgui.dll
  • vgui2.dll
  • voice_miles.dll
  • voice_speex.dll
  • voice_tweak.exe - voice_tweak Application (voice_tweak MFC Application)
  • zbotcz.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • NVIDIA E4.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D674F880-9862-4E37-B27E-926CB0D51425}' (runs on registration).
  • hl.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BB14B8D2-0CA9-4407-9BB9-E2D1C926CEE9}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • hl.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Games\Counter strike 1.6\hl.exe'.
  • hltv.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Valve\hltv.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:154.2 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0053281266%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00377185%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00155627%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:220.24 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:23.67 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove NVIDIA E4?

Quickly and completely remove NVIDIA E4 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NVIDIA E4 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 NVIDIA E4, 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 NVIDIA E4.

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win 8 20%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Windows 8 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 40.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 8.1 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Basic 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Romania 40.00%
  Italy 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sahara 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
IBM 8114D1G 25.00%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 25.00%
ASUSTek Computer INC. P5L... 25.00%
ASUSTeK CM6870 25.00%


Nvidia is known for its graphics processing units and dominates the high performance GPU market.
Publisher URL: www.nvidia.com


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