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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,447
United States Rank #47,661
Reach 0.0226%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 54.66 days
605.65 days >
Average installed length: 318.22 days


VersionDistribution 2.70% 7.87% 0.90% 23.82% 4.04% 0.90% 2.02%
11.302.06.15.99 20.00%
11.302.06.13.99 6.97%
11.302.06.10.99 10.34%
11.302.06.06.99 6.52%
11.302.06.04.99 3.37%
11.300.05.05.99 2.70% 7.87%

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Maxis Broadband


Maxis Broadband is a software program developed by Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named maxis broadband.exe. The setup package generally installs about 77 files and is usually about 49.72 MB (52,134,392 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 82% of users of Maxis Broadband come from Malaysia, it is also popular in the United States and Singapore.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.huawei.com
Help link: mobile.huawei.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\maxis broadband
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Maxis Broadband\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 49.72 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Maxis Broadband

Program executable:maxis broadband.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\maxis broadband\maxis broadband.exe
Additional files:
  • LiveUpdateInterface.dll
  • MediatorMessage32.dll - Message Mediator
  • AddrBookPlugin.dll - Address Book Plugin
  • AddrBookUIPlugin.dll
  • CryptPlugin.dll - Crypt Plugin
  • dllVolumeCtrl.dll - dllVolumeCtrl Dynamic Link Library (dllVolumeCtrl DLL)
  • NetInfoUIExPlugin.dll
  • DeviceOperate.dll
  • DetectDev.dll
  • AboutPlugin.dll
  • CallLogUIPlugin.dll
  • CallUIPlugin.dll
  • CBSSettingPlugin.dll
  • Container.dll
  • DiagnosisPlugin.dll
  • DialupUIPlugin.dll
  • DynamicGif.dll
  • LayoutPlugin.dll
  • MenuMgrPlugin.dll
  • NDISPlugin.dll
  • NetConnectPlugin.dll
  • NetInfoRecordUIPlugin.dll
  • atcomm.dll
  • AddPbk.exe
  • CallPlugin.dll
  • CompareVersion.exe
  • ConfigFilePlugin.dll
  • DeviceMgrPlugin.dll
  • DeviceMgrUIPlugin.dll
  • DialUpPlugin.dll
  • FileManager.dll
  • isaputrace.dll
  • LocaleMgrPlugin.dll
  • NetInfoPlugin.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • AddPbk.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CFD0ABA4-46FE-49C9-A973-19BBE62C6B95}' (runs on registration).
  • Maxis Broadband.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{79F8A1C5-1D47-49F8-9ACD-E28AF4B7B4F4}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Maxis Broadband.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Mobile Partner' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Maxis Broadband\Maxis Broadband.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Maxis Broadband.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Mobile Partner\Mobile Partner.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Maxis Broadband.exe
Memory:27.82 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0064525269%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00323130%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00322123%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Maxis Broadband?

You can uninstall Maxis Broadband 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 Maxis Broadband, 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 Maxis Broadband.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.26%
Windows 10 19.33%
Windows XP 5.39%
Windows Vista 2.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.55%
Windows 7 Professional 9.01%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.41%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 4.50%
Windows 8 Pro 4.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.99% of installs come from Malaysia
Which countries install it?
  Malaysia 81.99%
  United States 3.70%
  Singapore 3.00%
  Australia 1.62%
  Sri Lanka 1.15%
  Indonesia 1.15%
  South Africa 1.15%
  MA 0.92%
  United Kingdom 0.69%
  Italy 0.69%
  Egypt 0.46%
  India 0.46%
  Belgium 0.23%
  BG 0.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 30.90%
Hewlett-Packard 17.42%
Dell 17.13%
ASUS 16.85%
Lenovo 7.30%
Toshiba 5.06%
MSI 1.69%
Sony 1.69%
Intel 0.84%
Sahara 0.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 5.91%
ASUSTeK K43SJ 5.00%
Acer Aspire 4752 4.09%
Dell Inspiron N4050 2.27%
ASUSTeK K43SD 2.27%
Acer Aspire 4741 2.27%

About Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd

Huawei is a networking and telecommunications equipment and services company based in China.
Publisher URL: www.huawei.com


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