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2.03.2023 100.00%

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Lumia Software Updater Pro


Lumia Software Updater Pro is a software program developed by Nokia. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 41 files and is usually about 9.94 MB (10,420,224 bytes). The installed file continuousupdater.exe 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 those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\nokia\lumia software updater pro\nvi\confml
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{3BE4E82C-81C0-4591-810E-22373192CDD5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.94 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Lumia Software Updater Pro

  • aduservice.exe
  • commonclasses.dll - CommonClasses
  • continuousupdater.exe - ContinuousUpdater
  • deviceinforeader.exe - DeviceInfoReader
  • devicemodechanger.exe - DeviceModeChanger
  • downloader.dll - Downloader
  • dpinst32.exe (by Microsoft) - Driver Package Installer (DPInst) (Driver Package Installer)
  • dpinst64.exe (by Microsoft)
  • emergencymodedeviceinfo.exe
  • ffufileparse.exe
  • fireaccess.dll - FireAccess
  • galasoft.mvvmlight.extras.wpf4.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras
  • galasoft.mvvmlight.wpf4.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight
  • installationverification.exe - InstallationVerification
  • ionic.zip.dll (by Dino Chiesa) - DotNetZip Library (Ionic's Zip Library)
  • localupdatepackagemanager.dll - LocalUpdatePackageManager
  • lsuproinstaller.exe - LsuProInstaller
  • lumiaconnectivity.dll - LumiaConnectivity
  • lumiasoftwareupdaterpro.exe - Lumia Software Updater Pro
  • newtonsoft.json.dll (by Newtonsoft) - Json.NET (Json.NET .NET 4.0)
  • nokia.lucid.dll - Nokia Lucid
  • nvitemmodule.dll - NvItemModule
  • nvitemreader.exe - NvItemReader
  • nvupdaterlogpoller.exe - NvUpdaterLogPoller
  • piareader.dll - PiaReader
  • sqlceer40en.dll - Microsoft SQL Server Compact (Native Error Strings and Resources)
  • sqlceme40.dll - Managed Extensions (32-bit)
  • sqlceqp40.dll - Query Processor (32-bit)
  • sqlcese40.dll - Storage Engine (32-bit)
  • system.data.sqlserverce.dll (by Microsoft®) - Microsoft® SQL Server® Compact (System.Data.SqlServerCe)
  • system.windows.interactivity.dll - System.Windows.Interactivity
  • thor2.exe - THOR2
  • updatepackagemanager.dll - UpdatePackageManager
  • wdfcoinstaller01009.dll - WDF Coinstaller
  • winusbcoinstaller2.dll - Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Platform Device Update Co-Installer
  • wp8advancedmodechanger.dll - Wp8AdvancedModeChanger
  • wp8deviceinformation.dll - Wp8DeviceInformation
  • wp8devicemodechanger.dll - Wp8DeviceModeChanger
  • wp8deviceupdater.dll - Wp8DeviceUpdater
  • wp8emergencyflash.dll - Wp8EmergencyFlash
  • wp8rdcmanager.dll - Wp8RdcManager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • aduservice.exe runs as a service named 'ADUService' (ADUService) "ADUService".

How do I remove Lumia Software Updater Pro?

Quickly and completely remove Lumia Software Updater Pro from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Lumia Software Updater Pro 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Lumia Software Updater Pro, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Lumia Software Updater Pro.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About Nokia

Nokia is a communications and information technology whose products are mobile telephones and portable IT devices.
Publisher URL: www.nokia.com


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