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Should I remove Verbatim Product Update?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 233.04 days

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Verbatim Product Update 1.06


Verbatim Product Update 1.06 is a program developed by Verbatim. 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 productupdate.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 2.22 MB (2,323,745 bytes). ProductUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 26% of users of Verbatim Product Update come from Germany, it is also popular in Italy and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.verbatim.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Verbatim\Product Update\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Verbatim\Product Update\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Verbatim Product Update 1.06

Program executable:productupdate.exe
Name:Product Update
Path:C:\Program Files\verbatim\product update\productupdate.exe
Additional files:
  • Verbatim Product Update Setup.exe - Verbatim Product Update (Verbatim Product Update Setup)
  • Setup.exe - Verbatim GREEN BUTTON (Verbatim GREEN BUTTON Setup)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • SetupHelp.exe (by Freecom) - Freecom SetupHelp (SetupHelp)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ProductUpdate.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Verbatim Product Update' (runs weekly on Tuesdays at 3:50 AM).

How do I remove Verbatim Product Update?

Quickly and completely remove Verbatim Product Update 1.06 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Verbatim Product 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 Verbatim Product Update 1.06, 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 Verbatim Product Update.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.93%
Windows 8 31.55%
Windows XP 5.36%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.22%
Windows 7 Professional 10.75%
Windows 8.1 10.75%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.55%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.37%
Windows 10 Home 5.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.38% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 26.38%
  Italy 15.64%
  France 7.67%
  Netherlands 6.44%
  Czech Republic 6.44%
  United Kingdom 5.21%
  United States 3.99%
  Poland 3.07%
  DZ 1.84%
  Canada 1.84%
  Australia 1.53%
  Austria 1.53%
  Ireland 1.53%
  Finland 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.26%
Hewlett-Packard 19.77%
ASUS 14.53%
Dell 11.05%
Medion 8.14%
Lenovo 5.81%
Toshiba 5.23%
Samsung 1.74%
Sony 1.74%
Intel 1.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.07%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.44%
MEDIONPC MS-7646 2.44%
Acer Aspire 7750G 1.63%
Acer Aspire V5-431 1.63%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.63%


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