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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,114
United States Rank #16,750
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.08 days
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Average installed length: 171.81 days


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DriverTools 1.0


DriverTools 1.0 is a software program developed by Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd. 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 DriverTools.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 13.46 MB (14,118,960 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 26% of users of DriverTools come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.huawei.com
Help link: mobile.huawei.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\drivertools
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DriverTools\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 13.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DriverTools 1.0

Program executable:DriverTools.exe
Name:pcassist Application
pcassist MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\drivertools\DriverTools.exe
Additional files:
  • DriverTools.exe - pcassist Application (pcassist MFC Application)
  • uninst.exe
  • mfc40u.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET
  • MFC71u.dll
  • msvcp60.dll - Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DriverTools.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{46AD5A25-FA0D-477F-B3F7-7943142F9E2F}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove DriverTools?

You can uninstall DriverTools 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 DriverTools 1.0, 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 DriverTools.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.18%
Windows 10 39.85%
Windows XP 5.69%
Windows Vista 2.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.14%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.95%
Windows 10 Home 11.24%
Windows 7 Professional 10.86%
Windows 10 Pro 9.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.66% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.66%
  Italy 13.36%
  Germany 11.07%
  United Kingdom 3.87%
  Spain 2.81%
  Netherlands 2.81%
  France 2.46%
  Iran 2.46%
  Romania 1.76%
  Portugal 1.41%
  Indonesia 1.41%
  MA 1.23%
  Colombia 1.23%
  Australia 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.57%
Acer 20.71%
Dell 15.53%
ASUS 14.24%
Toshiba 6.15%
Lenovo 5.50%
Medion 2.27%
Intel 1.29%
Samsung 1.29%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.77%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.77%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.77%
ASUS All Series 3.14%
ASUSTeK X550LD 2.52%
ASUSTeK K56CB 1.89%

About Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd

Huawei is a networking and telecommunications equipment and services company based in China.
Publisher URL: www.huawei.com


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