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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,782
United States Rank #5,246
Reach 0.1442%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.41 days
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Average installed length: 192.40 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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AMD Processor Driver

What is AMD Processor Driver?

This is the software driver package for the installed AMD Processor. The driver package is required in order for the AMD Processor enabled device to function properly and is the software that allows your computer to communicate with this hardware or device.


The primary executable is named DPInst.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 3 MB (3,141,398 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.amd.com/us/Pages/AMDHomePage.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AMD\AMD Processor Driver
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C151CE54-E7EA-4804-854B-F515368B0798}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0010 -removeonly
Estimated size: 3 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by AMD Processor Driver

Program executable:DPInst.exe
Name:Driver Package Installer (DPInst)
Driver Package Installer
Path:C:\Program Files\AMD\AMD Processor Driver\DPInst.exe
Additional files:
  • DPInst.exe (by Microsoft) - Programme d'installation du package de pilotes (DPInst) (Programme d'installation du package de pilotes)
  • amdcon.exe (by Windows (R) 2000 DDK provider) - Windows (R) 2000 DDK driver (Windows Setup API)
  • setup.exe (by Macrovision) - InstallShield

How do I remove AMD Processor Driver?

You can uninstall AMD Processor Driver 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program AMD Processor Driver, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 AMD Processor Driver.

Win XP 91%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 95.46%
Windows 7 2.74%
Windows Server 2003 1.13%
Windows 10 0.49%
Windows Vista 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 96.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.03%
Windows 7 Home Premium 0.96%
Windows 7 Professional 0.71%
Windows 10 Pro 0.14%
Windows 10 Home 0.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.00%
  Germany 13.53%
  France 5.20%
  Italy 4.34%
  United Kingdom 4.00%
  Taiwan 3.87%
  Argentina 2.54%
  Canada 2.45%
  Poland 2.38%
  Iran 2.04%
  Spain 1.83%
  India 1.77%
  Brazil 1.67%
  Australia 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 13.14%
Hewlett-Packard 6.34%
Dell 5.10%
Acer 3.74%
NEC 3.17%
Sahara 2.83%
Common models
MSI MS-7309 8.04%
Gigabyte M61PME-S2P 4.90%
Gigabyte M68M-S2P 4.22%
MSI MS-7786 3.73%
Gigabyte GA-MA770-UD3 2.84%

About Advanced Micro Devices

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) develops computer processors and related technologies for commercial and consumer markets.
Publisher URL: www.amd.com


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