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Should I remove Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,347
United States Rank #12,158
Reach 0.0159%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.18 days
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Average installed length: 297.26 days

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Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver

What is Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver?  (from Native Instruments)

ASCHINE MIKRO is a professional music production tool, combining the flexibility of software with the immediacy of hardware – now updated with new, multi-colored pads, enhanced display and more.

Create rhythms, bass lines, chords and melodies, and build tracks on-the-fly with the intuitive, clip-based sequencer....  Read more


Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver is a software program developed by Native Instruments. 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 setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 3.66 MB (3,841,503 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 62% of users of Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.native-instruments.com
Help link: www.native-instruments.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{6495CC1D-C10B-40C5-A92B-241A2B2C8D20}\Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver Setup PC.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 3.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver

  • DPInst.exe (by Microsoft) - Treiberpaket-Installationsprogramm (DPInst) (Treiberpaket-Installationsprogramm)
  • WdfCoInstaller01009.dll (by Microsoft) - WDF Coinstaller
  • devcon.exe - Windows Setup API

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DPInst.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9D7E6BB6-D452-4E75-96F0-43F9D85FCFCE}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DPInst.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\PC Connectivity Solution\DPInst.exe'.

How do I remove Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver?

You can uninstall Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver 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 Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver, 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 Native Instruments Maschine Mikro MK2 Driver.

Win 10 52%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 52.08%
Windows 7 46.65%
Windows Vista 0.64%
Windows XP 0.64%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.52%
Windows 8.1 15.34%
Windows 10 Home 14.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.50%
Windows 10 Pro 8.31%
Windows 7 Professional 7.99%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.78%
  Germany 5.77%
  France 4.33%
  United Kingdom 4.33%
  Canada 3.37%
  Netherlands 2.88%
  Australia 2.64%
  Italy 2.40%
  Belgium 1.44%
  Norway 0.72%
  Korea 0.72%
  Japan 0.72%
  Latvia 0.48%
  Switzerland 0.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.76%
ASUS 17.68%
Dell 16.67%
Acer 12.63%
Lenovo 5.05%
Alienware 4.04%
Toshiba 3.54%
Samsung 3.03%
MSI 2.53%
Sony 2.02%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.02%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.01%
Dell Inspiron 7720 2.26%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 2.26%
Acer Aspire V3-771 2.26%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.26%

About Native Instruments

Native Instruments is a technology company that develops software and hardware for music production and DJing whos product line include software synthesizers, samplers and effect processors, sound libraries and emulations of acoustic instruments, groove production systems and audio interfaces, as well as various products for computer-based DJing that include DJ software, hardware controllers and specific DJ audio interfaces.
Publisher URL: www.native-instruments.com


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