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Should I remove KB0817 Keyboard Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #5,813
Reach 0.0288%


1.30.0000 98.77%
1.10.0000 1.23%

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KB0817 Keyboard Driver


KB0817 Keyboard Driver is a program developed by Gateway. The most used version is 1.30.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 92% of users of KB0817 Keyboard Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gateway.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Gateway\KB0817 Keyboard Driver
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{ED5DCA6F-5FEA-47CB-83DB-210A468C298B}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Language: English

How do I remove KB0817 Keyboard Driver?

You can uninstall KB0817 Keyboard 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 KB0817 Keyboard 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 KB0817 Keyboard Driver.

Win Vista (SP2) 59%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 62.85%
Windows 7 32.92%
Windows 10 4.05%
Windows XP 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 62.48%
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.62%
Windows 10 Home 2.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.30%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 0.35%
Windows 8 Pro 0.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.27%
  Canada 4.51%
  Japan 1.82%
  Mexico 0.54%
  Hong Kong 0.21%
  Thailand 0.11%
  Australia 0.11%
  New Zealand 0.11%
  BS 0.11%
  Philippines 0.11%
  United Arab Emirates 0.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Gateway 50.09%
Acer 49.54%
Dell 0.37%
Common models
Gateway DX4200-09 24.91%
Gateway SX2800 16.67%
Gateway DX4300 9.34%
Gateway LX6810-01 6.23%
Gateway DX4720-03 4.03%
Gateway DX4820 3.66%

About Gateway

Gateway (acquired by Acer Inc.
Publisher URL: www.gateway.com


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