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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,817
United States Rank #1,352
Reach 0.3679%


6.13.0621 53.88%
6.13.0423 3.01%
6.12.0911 21.38%
6.12.0815 13.05%
6.02.0316 2.94%
6.02.0203 0.26%
6.01.1214 2.30%
6.01.0930 1.92%
6.01.0929 0.04%
6.01.0726 0.19%
6.01.0708 0.54%
4.00.1107 0.36%
4.00.0929 0.10%
4.00.0808 0.04%

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Driver & Application Installation

What is Driver & Application Installation?  (from Lenovo)

System Update is used to update/install Lenovo drivers, BIOS and applications. System Update should be used to update your system after a new setup or re-image. It is recommended that you do not install BIOS updates along with other updates. System Update may need to be run multiple times to ensure all updates have bee...  Read more


Driver & Application Installation is a program developed by Lenovo. The most used version is 6.13.0621, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 51.02 MB (53,503,288 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 65% of users of Driver & Application Installation come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lenovo.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Driver & Application Auto-installation
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{BFECCF2A-F094-4066-8BFA-29CCBB7F6602}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 51.02 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Driver & Application Installation

  • MyMfgProcParse.dll - MfgProcParse Dynamic Link Library (MfgProcParse DLL)
  • HidePart.dll - HidePart Dynamic Link Library (HidePart DLL)
  • TempMfgProcParse.dll - lisoft TempMfgProcParse (TempMfgProcParse)
  • DeviceSearch.dll - litsoft DeviceSearch (DeviceSearch)
  • WndReboot.exe - legendsoft WndReboot (WndReboot)
  • RunCallInst.exe - LENOVO RunCallInst (RunCallInst)
  • StartSearch.exe
  • updatedna.exe - lenovo updatedna (updatedna)
  • drvinst.exe - lenovo drvinst
  • KeyHook.dll - lenovo KeyHook (KeyHook)
  • ResMgr.exe
  • Start.exe
  • Bpd.exe
  • LEOSIO.exe (by Legend) - LEOS IO (LEOS IO 2003-04-24 - 2003-04-30)
  • UNZIP.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7-Zip Console)
  • Common.dll
  • KeyHooker.dll
  • PartitionOperator.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Bpd.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{84B88CCF-CEFC-4F06-AEAD-0C60606C6FC0}' (runs on registration).
  • UNZIP.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EEACE7B2-E572-4C24-83A0-0818FDC07E63}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Bpd.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DrvInst' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Lenovo\Driver & Application Auto-installation\Bpd.exe".

How do I remove Driver & Application Installation?

You can uninstall Driver & Application Installation 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 Driver & Application Installation, 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 Driver & Application Installation.

Win 10 93%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 92.58%
Windows 7 6.96%
Windows Vista 0.41%
Windows XP 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 45.54%
Windows 10 Home 23.46%
Windows 8 9.48%
Windows 8.1 Connected 5.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.72%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 3.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.38%
  United Kingdom 9.57%
  Germany 4.65%
  Italy 3.78%
  France 2.59%
  Canada 1.56%
  Mexico 1.23%
  Sweden 1.03%
  Spain 0.90%
  Netherlands 0.66%
  Austria 0.63%
  Colombia 0.62%
  DK 0.57%
  Czech Republic 0.51%

About Lenovo

Lenovo is a PC hardware and electronics company whose products include personal computers, tablet computers, mobile phones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices and IT management software.
Publisher URL: www.lenovo.com


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