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Should I remove DriverEasy?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,284
Reach 0.0054%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 111.07 days
477.38 days >
Average installed length: 250.83 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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DriverEasy 4.2.0

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 4.2.0 is a software 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 primary executable is named drivereasy.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 7.08 MB (7,419,201 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 14% of users of DriverEasy come from the United States, it is also popular in Hungary and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.drivereasy.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Easeware\DriverEasy\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Easeware\DriverEasy\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.08 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DriverEasy 4.2.0

Program executable:drivereasy.exe
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.ShockwaveFlashObjects.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'ShockwaveFlashObjects'.
  • Interop.WUApiLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'WUApiLib'.
  • EasyWare Multi-KeyFile Generator.exe (by TEAM-REPT) - EasyWare Multi-KeyFile Generator
  • Bass.Net.dll (by radio42) - BASS.NET (BASS.NET API for .Net)
  • UnRAR.exe (by Alexander Roshal) - WinRAR (Command line RAR)
  • AxInterop.ShockwaveFlashObjects.dll
  • 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 Saturdays at 06:00 a.m.).

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 4.2.0, 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) 60%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.90%
Windows XP 16.82%
Windows 10 6.54%
Windows Vista 3.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 34.91%
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.98%
Windows 7 Professional 8.49%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.83%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 2.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

13.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 13.79%
  Hungary 12.07%
  Brazil 11.21%
  Germany 11.21%
  Spain 8.62%
  Italy 7.76%
  Mexico 4.31%
  Iran 3.45%
  MA 2.59%
  Costa Rica 2.59%
  Argentina 2.59%
  Hong Kong 1.72%
  Taiwan 1.72%
  France 1.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 34.92%
Hewlett-Packard 20.63%
American Megatrends 11.11%
Dell 9.52%
ASUS 4.76%
Intel 3.17%
Sahara 3.17%
Samsung 3.17%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.41%
Positivo Positivo M... 2.41%
Acer Aspire 5735 2.41%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.41%
TOSHIBA Satellite C50-A39... 1.20%

Publisher URL: www.easeware.net


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