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Should I remove Epson Download Navigator?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,840
United States Rank #1,488
Reach 0.2102%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 33.20 days
979.30 days >
Average installed length: 514.55 days


1.0.1 99.37%
1.0.0 0.63%

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Epson Download Navigator

What is Epson Download Navigator?  (from SEIKO EPSON)

Epson Download Navigator analyzes the Epson software (drivers, utilities, firmware, etc...) already installed on your computer and notifies you if new updates are available for download. Your Epson product must be turned on and connected to a computer with Internet access. Also, if you have already installed Download N...  Read more


Epson Download Navigator is a program developed by SEIKO EPSON. The most used version is 1.0.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 epsdnavi.exe. The software installer includes 61 files and is usually about 1.01 MB (1,057,280 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 84% of users of Epson Download Navigator come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.epson.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\epson software\download navigator
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{10F63395-157F-4B93-AB4D-702A2FF11942}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.01 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Epson Download Navigator

Program executable:epsdnavi.exe
Name:Epson Download Navigator
Path:C:\Program Files\epson software\download navigator\epsdnavi.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • epsdnavi.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{042961C4-3646-4ECF-BAA8-E2029A94475E}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Epson Download Navigator?

You can uninstall Epson Download Navigator 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 Epson Download Navigator, 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 Epson Download Navigator.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.19%
Windows 10 19.31%
Windows Vista 7.65%
Windows XP 4.75%
Windows Server 2003 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.60%
Windows 7 Professional 12.53%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.39%
Windows 8.1 5.76%
Windows 10 Home 5.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.37%
  Canada 3.81%
  Japan 2.44%
  United Kingdom 1.94%
  Germany 1.70%
  France 1.20%
  Australia 1.18%
  Italy 0.49%
  Netherlands 0.35%
  Norway 0.28%
  Spain 0.17%
  Switzerland 0.16%
  Colombia 0.14%
  Mexico 0.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.38%
Hewlett-Packard 29.01%
Toshiba 11.40%
Acer 11.18%
ASUS 7.50%
Lenovo 2.54%
Samsung 1.65%
Intel 1.21%
NEC 0.99%
American Megatrends 0.92%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.23%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.88%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.37%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.77%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.42%
ASUS All Series 2.16%


Seiko Epson Corporation commonly known as Epson, is an electronics company that manufacturers computer printers, information and imaging related equipment and manufactures inkjet, laser printers, scanners, desktop computers, business, multimedia and home theatre projectors, industrial automation equipment, point of sale docket printers and cash registers, laptops, integrated circuits, LCD components and other associated electronic components.
Publisher URL: www.epson.com


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