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Should I remove Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,604
United States Rank #1,394
Reach 0.4306%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.49 days
719.48 days >
Average installed length: 378.03 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
12.0.1.921 1.05%
12.0.1.900 5.55%
12.0.1.850 7.70%
12.0.1.830 0.19%
12.0.1.720 4.56%
12.0.1.713 0.08%
12.0.1.710 0.78%
12.0.1.695 17.71%
12.0.1.660 0.50%
12.0.1.170 7.58%
12.0.0.9870 6.08%
12.0.0.9850 6.82%
12.0.0.9840 15.16%
12.0.0.9830 0.18%
12.0.0.9810 12.82%
12.0.0.9130 13.24%

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Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers

Remove Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers
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Overview

Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers is a program developed by Broadcom. The most used version is 12.0.1.695, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is dpinst.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 13.22 MB (13,860,955 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Broadcom\Bluetooth Drivers\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0A1B4690-E176-4533-8058-939480AEE1D0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 13.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers

Program executable:dpinst.exe
Name:Driver Package Installer (DPInst)
Driver Package Installer
Path:C:\Program Files\Broadcom\Bluetooth Drivers\dpinst.exe
MD5:aa0a91227631a09cd075d315646fb7a9
Additional files:
  • BtDrvIns.dll - Bluetooth driver installer (Bluetooth driver installer version DLL)
  • bcbtums.sys - Bluetooth Software (Broadcom Bluetooth Firmware Download Filter)
  • BcmBtRSupport.dll - BcmBtRSupport DLL
  • btwampfl.sys - Broadcom Bluetooth USB AMP Filter
  • btwdi.dll - Broadcom Bluetooth BT Device Co-Installer
  • BtwRadioSwitch.dll - Bluetooth Radio Management Support
  • BtwRSupportService.exe
  • BtwSerialBus.sys - Bluetooth Serial Bus Driver

How do I remove Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers?

Quickly and completely remove Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers 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 Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers, 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 Broadcom Bluetooth Drivers.

OS VERSIONS
Win 10 100%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#1,604

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 99.66%
Windows 7 0.32%
Windows Vista 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 45.85%
Windows 8.1 30.47%
Windows 8.1 Connected 6.42%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.93%
Windows 10 Pro 4.16%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 4.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.97%
  Italy 7.77%
  United Kingdom 7.33%
  France 5.29%
  Canada 3.90%
  India 2.28%
  Germany 2.24%
  Australia 1.85%
  Netherlands 1.56%
  Spain 1.11%
  Belgium 0.79%
  Mexico 0.71%
  New Zealand 0.64%
  Switzerland 0.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 98.68%
Acer 0.96%
Lenovo 0.18%
Dell 0.08%
ASUS 0.04%
Toshiba 0.04%
Sony 0.02%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 15.86%
HP HP Notebook 9.39%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 8.72%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 5.42%
HP Stream Notebook PC 13 5.21%
HP Stream Notebook PC 11 5.12%

About Broadcom

Broadcom Corporation is a fabless semiconductor company in the wireless and broadband communication business.
Publisher URL: www.broadcom.com

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