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Should I remove NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
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4.138 10.53%
4.114 68.42%
4.112 21.05%

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NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager


NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager is a software program developed by Pioneer. The most common release is 4.114, 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. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 19.35 MB (20,291,292 bytes). The installed file NaviStudio4Update.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 users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 79% of users of NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: pioneer.jp/support/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Pioneer\NaviStudio4\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{97FD6A37-3337-4D08-8C18-F31868009E9D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 19.35 MB
Language: Japanese (Japan)

Program filesFiles installed by NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager

  • Launcher.exe
  • MaintenanceManager.exe
  • NaviStudio4Agent.exe
  • NaviStudio4Update.exe
  • ScouterManager.exe
  • UpdateManager.exe
  • DevCtrl.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • NaviStudio4Agent.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'NaviStudio4Agent' and executes as C:\Program Files\Pioneer\NaviStudio4\NaviStudio4Agent.exe.

How do I remove NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager?

Quickly and completely remove NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager 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 NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager, 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 NAVI*STUDIO4 ScouterManager.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win 8 5%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.95%
Windows Vista 15.79%
Windows 8 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 57.89%
Windows 7 Professional 15.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%
Windows 10 Home 5.26%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.17% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 79.17%
  United States 20.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 28.57%
Dell 14.29%
Toshiba 14.29%
Lenovo 14.29%
Acer 7.14%
NEC 7.14%
Hewlett-Packard 7.14%
Gateway 7.14%
Common models
Sony VPCL23AJ 11.11%
Sony VGC-LV51JGB 5.56%
MouseComputer Co.,Ltd. B7... 5.56%
emachines J4456 5.56%
HP Pavilion dv2700 Notebo... 5.56%


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