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Should I remove Buffalo RAMDISK Utility?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #21,505
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 231.47 days

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Buffalo RAMDISK Utility

What is Buffalo RAMDISK Utility?  (from Buffalo Technology)

RAMDISK is a simple utility that allows you to create a RAM disk on your Windows PC. The RAM in a PC is considerably faster than its hard drive, and by using spare PC RAM to create a RAM disk, you can give your computer a small but extremely fast environment to work on files in. When you have finished working on files ...  Read more


Buffalo RAMDISK Utility is a software program developed by Buffalo Technology. The primary executable is named brdutil.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 4.73 MB (4,955,707 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 28% of users of Buffalo RAMDISK Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Taiwan and Malaysia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.buffalotech.com/resource_center/bundled_solutions
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\buffalo\bfrd4g
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\BUFFALO\BFRD4G\BRDUninst.exe
Estimated size: 4.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Buffalo RAMDISK Utility

Program executable:brdutil.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\buffalo\bfrd4g\brdutil.exe
Additional files:
  • BRDUtilAdmin.exe - BUFFALO RAMDISK UTILITY Admin part
  • BRDUtilTray.exe

How do I remove Buffalo RAMDISK Utility?

You can uninstall Buffalo RAMDISK Utility 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 Buffalo RAMDISK Utility, 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 Buffalo RAMDISK Utility.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.53%
Windows XP 10.64%
Windows 10 8.51%
Windows Vista 5.32%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.93%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.71%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.93%
Windows 8.1 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.39%
  Taiwan 8.83%
  Malaysia 7.89%
  Australia 6.62%
  United Kingdom 5.99%
  Germany 4.73%
  Thailand 4.42%
  Finland 4.10%
  Hong Kong 3.79%
  Philippines 3.47%
  Singapore 2.52%
  Indonesia 2.52%
  Italy 2.52%
  France 1.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.43%
Hewlett-Packard 20.83%
Acer 15.48%
ASUS 14.29%
Lenovo 5.95%
Toshiba 4.76%
Samsung 4.76%
Intel 3.57%
Medion 1.19%
Sony 1.19%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 2.63%
ASUS All Series 2.63%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.63%
Dell Dell XPS430 1.75%
Acer Veriton X4620G 1.75%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.75%

About Buffalo Technology

Buffalo Inc. is an audio equipment manufacturer and computer peripheral developer.
Publisher URL: www.buffalotech.com


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