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Should I remove Rogers Update Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,676
United States Rank #41,342
Reach 0.0157%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 211.79 days
1261.88 days >
Average installed length: 663.02 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
4059 94.55%
4055 0.45%
4053 4.55%
2013 0.45%

Rogers Update Manager

Overview

Rogers Update Manager is a software program developed by Rogers Cable Communications. The most common release is 4059, 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 rogersupdatemanager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 511.92 KB (524,207 bytes). 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 89% of users of Rogers Update Manager come from Canada, it is also popular in the United States and Thailand.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: rogershelp.com/yahoo/connection/shs
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\rogers\update manager
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Rogers\Update Manager\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 511.92 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Rogers Update Manager

Program executable:rogersupdatemanager.exe
Name:RogersUpdateManager
Path:C:\Program Files\rogers\update manager\rogersupdatemanager.exe
MD5:453b5cb19d6430b905ff76452270d974
Additional files:
  • prjTouch.exe - prjTouch
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • RogersUpdateManager.exe runs as a service named 'Rogers Update Manager' (RogersUpdateManager).

How do I remove Rogers Update Manager?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.36%
Windows Vista 23.64%
Windows XP 12.73%
Windows 8 2.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 21.10%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.50%
Windows 7 Professional 3.21%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.79% of installs come from Canada
Which countries install it?
  Canada 88.79%
  United States 10.31%
  Thailand 0.45%
  IQ 0.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.74%
Dell 22.52%
Acer 12.58%
Toshiba 8.61%
ASUS 4.64%
Intel 3.31%
GIGABYTE 2.65%
American Megatrends 1.99%
Sony 1.99%
Gateway 1.32%
Compaq 0.66%
Common models
Compaq-Presario NP185AA-A... 7.09%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.15%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.36%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.36%
Gateway DX4860 2.36%
Compaq-Presario GX618AA-A... 1.57%

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