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How common is it?
Global Rank #754
United States Rank #2,219
Reach 1.0520%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.53 days
664.76 days >
Average installed length: 349.28 days


7.4.10300.1.100 20.91%
7.4.10200.0.100 4.90%
7.2.10400.5.100 18.39%
7.2.10300.5.100 5.67%
7.2.10200.4.100 2.37%
7.0.11400.15.100 7.47%
7.0.11000.12.100 1.12%
7.0.10800.8.100 31.27%
7.0.10400.5.100 7.90%

Other programs by Nero AG

Nero InfoTool 10

What is Nero InfoTool 10?  (from Nero AG)

Nero InfoTool provides information about the most important features of installed drives, inserted discs, installed software, and much more.


Nero InfoTool 10 is a program developed by Nero AG. The most used version is 7.0.10800.8.100, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is InfoTool.exe. The software installer includes 158 files and is usually about 2.03 MB (2,124,800 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 17% of users of Nero InfoTool 10 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nero.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 10\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F412B4AF-388C-4FF5-9B2F-33DB1C536953}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Nero InfoTool 10

Program executable:InfoTool.exe
Name:Nero InfoTool
Path:C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 10\Nero InfoTool\InfoTool.exe
Additional files:
  • ImageEffects.Interop.dll - Nero Playback Component Dynamic Link Library
  • NeroContentLicenseCheck.dll - Nero Content License Check Library
  • NeroGadgetCMServer.exe - Nero Copy Medium Gadget Server
  • NeColorCrct.dll - NeColorC Dynamic Link Library
  • NBCmd.exe - Nero BackItUp Command line
  • SolutionExplorerCLI.dll - SECLI Dynamic Link Library (SolutionExplorerCLI Dynamic Link Library)
  • NCC.exe - Nero ControlCenter Module (Nero ControlCenter)
  • NCChelper.exe - Nero ControlCenter Helper
  • HelpBase.dll - Nero Help Installer Base (Nero Help Installer Base DLL)
  • nit64.dll - Nero InfoTool (x64) dll
  • SolutionExplorer.dll - SE Dynamic Link Library (SolutionExplorer Dynamic Link Library)
  • NeroDiscMergeWrongDisc.exe - NeroDiscMergeWrongDisc (NeroDiscMergeWrongDisc Application)
  • InFAudioRippingServer.dll - InFAudioRippingServer (Nero 10 Inline Function AudioRipping Server)
  • NeroSecurDiscViewer.exe - Nero SecurDisc Viewer (Nero Aplication for SecurDisc)
  • AdvrCntrProxy.dll - Nero Core Components (AdvrCntrProxy)
  • DeviceConnector.Interop.dll - Nero Move it plug-in
  • DriveLocker.dll - Nero AG DriveLocker (DriveLocker)
  • Nfx.Burn.Model.dll - Nero.Framework.Burn
  • ClipartPack.dll - Template Pack Icon
  • MenuTemplatePackBasic.dll
  • MovieThemePack1.dll
  • MovieThemePackBasic.dll
  • DotNetAppLauncher.dll - DotNetAppLauncher (.net application launcher)
  • NeroAudioRip.exe - Save Audio Tracks
  • KARAOKE.DLL - Nero Burning ROM (Nero Karaoke DLL)
  • nero.exe
  • NeroAPIEngine.dll - Nero Library
  • NeroCmd.exe - NeroCmd - NeroAPI Command Processor
  • NeroFileDialog.Interop.dll - Nero File Dialog
  • NeroFileDialogIDL.Interop.dll
  • NeroRescueAgent.exe - Nero RescueAgent
  • uCDCopy.dll
  • uEqualize.dll
  • uFATImporter.dll
  • uGENCUSH.dll
  • uGeneratr.dll
  • uGenFAT.dll
  • ugeniso.dll
  • uGenUDF.dll
  • uGenUDF2.dll
  • uHDDImporter.dll
  • uimage.dll - Nero Recorder Driver
  • uImageGen.dll
  • uISOFS.dll
  • uMMC.dll
  • uNeroErr.dll
  • uNeVCDEngine.dll
  • uTMPVImporter.dll
  • uUDFImporter.dll
  • MediaLibBrowser.exe - MediaLibBrowser
  • NeroBurnRights.exe - Nero BurnRights (Nero BurnRights 10)
  • NeroStartSmart.exe - Nero StartSmart
  • NMDllHost.exe - Nero Frameworks
  • waveedit.exe - Nero WaveEditor (Wave Editor)
  • CoverDes.exe - Cover Designer
  • DiscSpeed.exe - Nero DiscSpeed
  • NeroDiscMerge.exe - Nero DiscMerge (Nero DiscMerge Application)
  • SlideShw.exe - Nero SlideShow (Slideshow application)
  • SoundTrax.exe - Nero SoundTrax
  • ASMCrypt.dll - Nero BackItUp

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Autoplay Handlers
  • MediaHub.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MediaHub10VCDMovieOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'OpenWithNeroMediaHub10' and the action verb 'open.
  • NeroExpress.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'NeroExpress10LaunchNE' with the ProgID of 'Nero.Express.10.AutoPlay' and the action verb 'LanchNE.
  • nero.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'NeroBurningROM10LaunchNBR' with the ProgID of 'Nero.BurningROM.10.AutoPlay' and the action verb 'LanchNE.
5 Scheduled Tasks
  • NeroExpress.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{510239FB-D419-421B-BBCD-61639B4D4559}' (runs on registration).
  • nero.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ECE18035-B818-497D-8A3B-0B78BC8E7F6F}' (runs on registration).
  • NeroVision.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{894238C4-9B76-4B5C-9FCB-0CD77BEB7F35}' (runs on registration).
  • NBAgent.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Nicolo' NBAgent 5 4'.
  • NCC.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F6244F41-1519-4F0F-997A-F4BAB69736A0}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • NBAgent.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named NBAgent.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • NBAgent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'NBAgent' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 10\Nero BackItUp\NBAgent.exe" /WinStart.

How do I remove Nero InfoTool 10?

Quickly and completely remove Nero InfoTool 10 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Nero InfoTool 10 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 Nero InfoTool 10, 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 Nero InfoTool 10.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win 8.1 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.22%
Windows 8 12.26%
Windows XP 3.00%
Windows Vista 2.51%
Windows 8.1 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.88%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.50%
Windows 7 Professional 12.13%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.97%
Windows 8.1 2.39%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.61% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.61%
  Germany 15.14%
  United Kingdom 8.51%
  Italy 6.15%
  France 5.60%
  Brazil 3.93%
  Spain 2.71%
  Netherlands 2.60%
  Australia 2.56%
  Canada 2.54%
  Belgium 2.30%
  Iran 1.76%
  India 1.47%
  Austria 1.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 43.03%
Acer 12.85%
Hewlett-Packard 12.21%
Dell 11.60%
ASUS 6.60%
Intel 2.37%
Samsung 1.78%
Lenovo 1.24%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C660D 7.45%

About Nero AG

Nero is a software company best known for its burning software, Nero Burning ROM.
Publisher URL: www.nero.com


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