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Should I remove NEXIQ USB-Link?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #44,570
United States Rank #33,686
Reach 0.0020%


VersionDistribution (10/16/15) 13.16% (4/30/15) 2.63% (7/16/14) 10.53% (4/25/14) 7.89% (08/06/2013) 18.42% (04/18/2013) 2.63% (04/09/2013) 5.26% (07/20/2012) 7.89% (10/27/2011) 2.63% (10/26/2010) 15.79% (11/24/2009) 7.89%
5.0 (6/27/2008) 2.63%
3.0 (02/07/2007) 2.63%



NEXIQ USB-Link is a software program developed by NEXIQ Technologies. The most common release is (08/06/2013), with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named nxulnk32.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 3.37 MB (3,529,594 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 65% of users of NEXIQ USB-Link come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.nexiq.com
Installation folder: C:\nexiq\usblink
Estimated size: 3.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NEXIQ USB-Link

Program executable:nxulnk32.exe
Name:Snap-on Inc NXCNCT Module
Additional files:
  • RestoreINI.exe
  • difxapi.dll (by Microsoft) - Driver Install Frameworks API (DIFxAPI) (Driver Install Frameworks for API library module)
  • wdreg.exe (by Jungo) - WDREG Installation Utility (x86) (WDREG Installation Utility 11.30)
  • USBDev.dll (by Snap-on Inc) - Snap-on Inc USBDev (USBDev)
  • DebugIni.exe (by Snap-on) - Snap-on Incorporated DebugIni (DebugIni)
  • KillProc.exe - NEXIQ Technologies, Inc. KillProc (KillProcess)
  • BTDev.dll (by Snap-on Inc) - Snap-on Inc BLDev/BTDev (Bluetooth interface dll)
  • windrvr6.sys (by Jungo) - WinDriver Device Driver (x64) (WinDriver Device Driver 11.30)
  • rootsupd.exe (by Microsoft) - Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNINSTAL.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{459AC677-F089-4F3B-9364-B86490DE6679}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove NEXIQ USB-Link?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.16%
Windows 10 21.05%
Windows XP 10.53%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 39.47%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.53%
Windows 8.1 7.89%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.38%
  Canada 15.38%
  Mexico 3.85%
  Spain 1.92%
  GH 1.92%
  Australia 1.92%
  Colombia 1.92%
  Jamaica 1.92%
  Taiwan 1.92%
  BG 1.92%
  ZW 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 21.88%
Lenovo 18.75%
Toshiba 12.50%
Acer 9.38%
Samsung 3.13%
Sony 3.13%
ASUS 3.13%
MSI 3.13%
Common models
Sony SVF14N13CXB 2.78%
LENOVO 80QQ 2.78%
Gateway NE56R 2.78%
Dell Vostro 460 2.78%
Dell Latitude E6320 2.78%
Dell Latitude D630 2.78%


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