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Should I remove Intel Driver Update Utility?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,264
United States Rank #2,295
Reach 0.2815%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.06 days
178.70 days >
Average installed length: 93.89 days


VersionDistribution 12.15% 35.85% 44.29% 0.02% 7.70%

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Intel Driver Update Utility


Intel Driver Update Utility is a program developed by Intel. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 649.49 KB (665,082 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 47% of users of Intel Driver Update Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\package cache\{45076b94-d6e6-41ae-abd0-609e78177aee}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{45076b94-d6e6-41ae-abd0-609e78177aee}\Intel Driver Update Utility Installer.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 649.49 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Driver Update Utility

  • Intel Driver Update Utility Installer.exe - Intel Driver Update Utility

How do I remove Intel Driver Update Utility?

You can uninstall Intel Driver Update Utility 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 Intel Driver Update Utility, 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 Intel Driver Update Utility.

Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 74.34%
Windows 7 24.47%
Windows Vista 1.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 35.48%
Windows 10 Pro 21.36%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.87%
Windows 7 Professional 6.38%
Windows 8.1 6.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.48%
  Italy 5.25%
  United Kingdom 4.90%
  Germany 4.20%
  Canada 3.64%
  France 3.44%
  Brazil 2.75%
  Netherlands 2.27%
  Australia 1.71%
  India 1.68%
  Russia 1.17%
  Spain 1.13%
  Sweden 1.01%
  Poland 0.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.44%
Hewlett-Packard 20.89%
ASUS 15.69%
Acer 12.82%
Lenovo 11.91%
Toshiba 5.46%
Samsung 4.43%
MSI 2.64%
Intel 1.55%
Alienware 0.94%
Medion 0.62%
Common models
ASUS All Series 9.52%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.12%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.62%
HP Pavilion 15 NoteBook P... 2.70%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.70%
LENOVO 20378 2.56%

About Intel

Intel Corporation is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors found in most personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.intel.com


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