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Should I remove DocuWare Update?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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6.12.611.0 5.56%
6.11.681.0 5.56%
6.8.550.550 22.22%
6.7.3381.3381 16.67%
6.6.2791.6178 16.67%
6.5.2152.5648 16.67%
6.5.2147.5648 5.56%
6.1.838.4913 11.11%

DocuWare Update


DocuWare Update is a program developed by DocuWare. The most used version is 6.8.550.550, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 DocuWare.Update.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 4.89 MB (5,126,212 bytes). DocuWare.Update.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 10. While about 68% of users of DocuWare Update come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.DocuWare.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DocuWare\Update\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{413E5334-A47C-48D9-8553-6389859443EE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.89 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DocuWare Update

Program executable:DocuWare.Update.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\DocuWare\Update\DocuWare.Update.exe
Additional files:
  • DocuWare.Common.dll - DocuWare (Common libraries)
  • DocuWare.LanguageStrings.dll - DocuWare.LanguageStrings
  • DocuWare.Setup.ClientSetup.dll - StartClientSetup
  • DocuWare.Update.exe - DocuWare.Update

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DocuWare.Update.exe is scheduled as a task named 'DocuWare Update' (runs daily at 1:30:00 PM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • DocuWare.Update.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DocuWare Update.

How do I remove DocuWare Update?

You can uninstall DocuWare 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program DocuWare Update, 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 DocuWare Update.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 6%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 10 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 55.56%
Windows 10 Pro 22.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.56%
Windows 10 Home 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.65%
  Germany 8.82%
  Spain 5.88%
  Singapore 2.94%
  France 2.94%
  Norway 2.94%
  Mexico 2.94%
  United Kingdom 2.94%
  BG 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 53.33%
Hewlett-Packard 26.67%
ASUS 6.67%
Intel 6.67%
Lenovo 6.67%
Common models
Equus Computer Systems No... 5.56%
Dell Vostro 3560 5.56%
LENOVO 20BV0064US 5.56%
HP ProBook 470 G1 5.56%
HP Pro 3400 Series MT 5.56%


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