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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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VersionDistribution 10.12% 2.98% 35.12% 51.19% 0.60%

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Huawei Generic Driver


Huawei Generic Driver is a program developed by Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 4.75 MB (4,981,848 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 71% of users of Huawei Generic Driver come from Sweden, it is also popular in the United States and Croatia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\huawei\generic
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Huawei\Generic\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 4.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Huawei Generic Driver

  • uninstall.exe - Huawei Generic Driver
  • hwgpssensor.dll - Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. GPS Driver (Huawei GPS Sensor Driver)
  • devsetup32.exe - DevSetup Application (Huawei(R) DevSetup Version for Windows XP, Vista, Win7.)
  • devsetup64.exe
  • DriverSetup.exe
  • DriverUninstall.exe
  • LocateDevice.dll

How do I remove Huawei Generic Driver?

You can uninstall Huawei Generic Driver 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 Huawei Generic Driver, 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 Huawei Generic Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.02%
Windows 10 17.26%
Windows Vista 7.74%
Windows XP 2.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.69%
Windows 7 Professional 11.90%
Windows 10 Home 6.55%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.95%
Windows 8.1 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.59% of installs come from Sweden
Which countries install it?
  Sweden 70.59%
  United States 9.41%
  Croatia 5.88%
  Kazakstan 5.29%
  Germany 2.35%
  Netherlands 1.76%
  Norway 1.18%
  Peru 1.18%
  Thailand 0.59%
  Austria 0.59%
  Estonia 0.59%
  Iran 0.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 43.09%
Acer 19.51%
ASUS 12.20%
Dell 8.13%
Toshiba 4.88%
Samsung 4.07%
Sony 3.25%
Lenovo 0.81%
NEC 0.81%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.88%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.44%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 2.44%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.44%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.63%

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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