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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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United States Rank #9,613
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Garmin City Navigator North America NT 2012.40 Update

What is Garmin City Navigator North America NT Update?  (from Garmin)

Navigate the streets of North America with confidence. This product provides detailed road maps and points of interest for your Compatible Devices, so you can navigate with exact, turn-by-turn directions to any address or intersection. Route to restaurants, gas stations, lodging, attractions and more. Displays more th...  Read more


Garmin City Navigator North America NT 2012.40 Update is a software program developed by Garmin. 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 32 files and is usually about 2.25 MB (2,363,341 bytes). The installed file webupdaterptg.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 90% of users of Garmin City Navigator North America NT Update come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Argentina.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.garmin.com
Help link: www.garmin.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\garmin\webupdater
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A0966294-1F16-411F-98BF-AB9FDED7B9C6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.25 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Garmin City Navigator North America NT 2012.40 Update

  • webupdaterptg.dll - WebUpdater Portuguese
  • webupdaterhun.dll - WebUpdater Hungarian
  • webupdaternor.dll - WebUpdater Norwegian
  • webupdaterslv.dll - WebUpdater Slovenian
  • webupdaterhrv.dll - WebUpdater Croatian
  • webupdaterjpn.dll - WebUpdater Japanese
  • webupdaterchs.dll - WebUpdater Chinese
  • webupdatercht.dll
  • webupdateresp.dll - WebUpdater Spanish
  • webupdaterfin.dll - WebUpdater Finnish
  • webupdaterita.dll - WebUpdater Italian
  • webupdaterrus.dll - WebUpdater Russian
  • webupdatersve.dll - WebUpdater Swedish
  • webupdatertrk.dll - WebUpdater Turkish
  • webupdaterdan.dll - WebUpdater Danish
  • webupdaterdeu.dll - WebUpdater German
  • webupdaterfra.dll - WebUpdater French
  • webupdaterkor.dll - WebUpdater Korean
  • webupdaterplk.dll - WebUpdater Polish
  • webupdatersky.dll - WebUpdater Slovak
  • webupdatercsy.dll - WebUpdater Czech
  • webupdaterell.dll - WebUpdater Greek
  • webupdaternld.dll - WebUpdater Dutch
  • webupdater.exe - WebUpdater (WebUpdater Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • webupdater.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EE94970B-6137-4C92-9B7B-401783EAC8D8}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • webupdater.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Garmin\WebUpdater\WebUpdater.exe'.

How do I remove Garmin City Navigator North America NT Update?

You can uninstall Garmin City Navigator North America NT Update 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 Garmin City Navigator North America NT 2012.40 Update, 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 Garmin City Navigator North America NT Update.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.67%
Windows 10 12.96%
Windows Vista 7.41%
Windows XP 2.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 55.26%
Windows 7 Professional 12.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.89%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.14%
Windows 10 Home 5.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

89.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 89.58%
  Canada 8.33%
  Argentina 0.46%
  United Arab Emirates 0.23%
  Brazil 0.23%
  Germany 0.23%
  France 0.23%
  Netherlands 0.23%
  PR 0.23%
  Taiwan 0.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.66%
Hewlett-Packard 30.22%
Acer 9.34%
Toshiba 9.34%
ASUS 2.75%
Gateway 2.75%
Lenovo 2.20%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.73%
Dell Inspiron 530 4.05%
Dell XPS 8300 3.38%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.38%
Dell Studio XPS 7100 2.70%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.70%

About Garmin

Garmin develops consumer, aviation, and marine software/hardware products for the GPS.
Publisher URL: www.garmin.com


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