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What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,795
United States Rank #47,621
Reach 0.0072%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 57.50 days
665.22 days >
Average installed length: 349.52 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

DriverEasy 4.5.1

What is DriverEasy?  (from Easeware)

Driver Easy is such a practical tool that helps you solve the driver problem easily. It can auto-detect and download the latest suitable hardware drivers for your computer by just several clicks. With the friendly user interface, Driver Easy is quite easy to use that you can completely download all latest device driver...  Read more


DriverEasy 4.5.1 is a program developed by Easeware. 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 drivereasy.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 7.27 MB (7,622,235 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 34% of users of DriverEasy come from Brazil, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.drivereasy.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Easeware\DriverEasy\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Easeware\DriverEasy\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.27 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DriverEasy 4.5.1

Program executable:drivereasy.exe
Signed by:Easeware Technology Limited
Path:C:\Program Files\easeware\drivereasy\drivereasy.exe
Additional files:
  • Easeware.CheckingDevice.exe - Easeware.Driver.CheckingDevice (Easeware.CheckingDevice)
  • Easeware.CheckScheduledScan.exe - Easeware.CheckScheduledScan
  • Easeware.Driver.Backup.dll - Easeware.Driver.Backup
  • Easeware.DriverInstall.exe - Easeware.DriverInstall
  • Easeware.Driver.Core.dll - Easeware.Driver.Core
  • Interop.WUApiLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'WUApiLib'.
  • EasyWare Multi-KeyFile Generator.exe (by TEAM-REPT) - EasyWare Multi-KeyFile Generator
  • Setup.exe (by ALPS) - ALPS Setup (Setup)
  • Bass.Net.dll (by radio42) - BASS.NET (BASS.NET API for .Net)
  • UnRAR.exe (by Alexander Roshal) - WinRAR (Command line RAR)
  • Bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DriverEasy.exe is scheduled as a task named 'DriverEasy Scheduled Scan' (runs monthly on Fridays at 6:00).

How do I remove DriverEasy?

You can uninstall DriverEasy 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 DriverEasy 4.5.1, 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 DriverEasy.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.63%
Windows 10 17.02%
Windows XP 6.38%
Windows Vista 4.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 44.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.14%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Windows 8 Pro 6.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.83% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 33.83%
  United States 12.03%
  Italy 8.27%
  Germany 6.77%
  Vietnam 3.76%
  Mexico 3.01%
  France 2.26%
  Spain 2.26%
  Croatia 2.26%
  Turkey 2.26%
  Egypt 2.26%
  Thailand 1.50%
  Argentina 1.50%
  IQ 1.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.09%
Hewlett-Packard 25.84%
Acer 13.48%
ASUS 8.99%
Samsung 5.62%
American Megatrends 5.62%
Toshiba 4.49%
Compaq 1.12%
Alienware 1.12%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.78%
Dell Inspiron N4050 2.78%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2P 1.85%
Dell OptiPlex 755 1.85%
Micro-Star MS-7529 1.85%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 1.85%

Publisher URL: www.easeware.net


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