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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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VersionDistribution 16.33% 83.67%

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What is MOTOPRINT Host?  (from Motorola)

The PC Host is no longer available, please use the alternatives like, Google Cloud Print or similar apps found in the Google play store, to connect your device to your printer via a PC.


MOTOPRINT Host is a software program developed by Motorola. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 760.18 KB (778,423 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 91% of users of MOTOPRINT Host come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.motorola.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Motorola\MOTOPRINT Host\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{AC1BB147-162B-4885-BC66-E068C95F5E86}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 760.18 KB

Program filesFiles installed by MOTOPRINT Host

  • PrintService.exe - MOTOPRINT Host UPnP Service (MOTOPRINT Host UPNP Service)
  • UpdateFirewallRules.exe (by Software Imaging Technology) - Update Firewall Rules (Update the Firewall rules for the UPnP Service)
  • PrintDevice.dll (by Software Imaging Technology) - Print Service Device

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • PrintService.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'MOTOPRINTUPnPPrintService' which loads as C:\Program Files\Motorola\MOTOPRINT Host\PrintService.exe shell.icon.

How do I remove MOTOPRINT Host?

You can uninstall MOTOPRINT Host 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 MOTOPRINT Host, 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 MOTOPRINT Host.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win 10 8%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.51%
Windows XP 8.16%
Windows Vista 8.16%
Windows 10 8.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 58.33%
Windows 7 Professional 10.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.91%
  Germany 3.90%
  Brazil 2.60%
  Australia 1.30%
  Finland 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.91%
Hewlett-Packard 29.79%
Acer 12.77%
ASUS 12.77%
Toshiba 4.26%
Gateway 2.13%
Compaq 2.13%
Lenovo 2.13%
American Megatrends 2.13%
Common models
Dell XPS M1530 4.65%
Dell XPS 8300 4.65%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.65%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505 2.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 2.33%
HP Pavilion dv2700 Notebo... 2.33%

About Motorola

Motorola is a telecommunications company divided into two companies, Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions.
Publisher URL: www.motorola.com


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