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Should I remove Liveupdate4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,048
United States Rank #12,015
Reach 0.0270%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 32.81 days
820.42 days >
Average installed length: 431.07 days


What is Liveupdate4?

MSI Live Update 4 is the software update program that runs with Windows in the background and checks for updates, and automatically downloads and installs them if found based on the user's settings. The program can be configured by the user for maintaining a schedule for when to check the remote server for periodic software updates. If it finds an item to download, it will download and install the new update.


The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 47.45 MB (49,759,172 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.msi.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MSI\Live Update 4\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MSI\Live Update 4\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 47.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Liveupdate4

  • MsiUsbBootTool.exe - win_fusb Application (win_fusb MFC Application)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • ControlCenter.exe (by msi) - ControlCenter Setup
  • nvapi9x.dll (by NVIDIA) - NVIDIANVidia GPIO Dll
  • nvgpio.dll (by NVIDIA)
  • Setupx32.exe (by MSI) - MSI Setupx32 (Setupx32)

How do I remove Liveupdate4?

You can uninstall Liveupdate4 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 Liveupdate4, 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 Liveupdate4.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.12%
Windows XP 15.79%
Windows 10 7.71%
Windows Vista 3.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.05%
Windows 7 Professional 18.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.85%
Windows 10 Pro 2.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.55%
  Germany 10.74%
  France 5.21%
  United Kingdom 3.63%
  Netherlands 2.69%
  Japan 2.37%
  Canada 2.21%
  Italy 2.21%
  Taiwan 2.21%
  Poland 1.74%
  Belgium 1.58%
  Brazil 1.58%
  DZ 1.58%
  Austria 1.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 18.85%
Dell 18.03%
Intel 10.66%
Hewlett-Packard 5.74%
ASUS 5.74%
NEC 4.92%
American Megatrends 4.10%
MSI 4.10%
Medion 3.28%
Common models
MSI MS-7592 10.56%
MSI MS-7522 5.90%
Micro-Star MS-7597 4.66%
MSI MS-7636 4.66%
Micro-Star MS-7529 3.11%
MSI MS-7599 3.11%

About MSI Co., LTD

Micro-Star International (MSI) is a motherboard and video card manufacturer that also manufactures a wide range of products including notebooks, gaming laptops, All-in-One PCs, servers and workstations, industrial PCs, household appliances, car infotainment products, barebone systems and communication devices.
Publisher URL: www.msi.com


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