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Should I remove Native Instruments Service Center?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,635
United States Rank #2,031
Reach 0.4139%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.16 days
388.20 days >
Average installed length: 203.97 days


VersionDistribution 10.98% 2.75% 0.01% 0.10% 0.85% 0.18% 6.68% 3.26% 4.71% 0.70% 1.18%

Typically installed together

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Native Instruments Service Center

What is Native Instruments Service Center?  (from Native Instruments)

Software products or hardware-software systems must be activated with the NI SERVICE CENTER application. NI SERVICE CENTER can be found in your program folder after installing NI software.


Native Instruments Service Center is a program developed by Native Instruments. The most used version is, with over 16% 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 main program executable is ServiceCenter.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 47.28 MB (49,573,069 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 39% of users of Native Instruments Service Center come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.native-instruments.com
Help link: www.native-instruments.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Service Center
Uninstaller: "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\{D7CFB71A-972A-44FF-AE44-8780EB53ABB2}\Service Center Setup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 47.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Native Instruments Service Center

Program executable:ServiceCenter.exe
Name:Native Instruments Service Center
Service Center
Path:C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Service Center\ServiceCenter.exe
Additional files:
  • _TMP_COMPLETEServiceCenter.exe - Native Instruments Service Center (Service Center)
  • ServiceCenter.exe
  • Reloader.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ServiceCenter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D93C9F90-D7E9-4C35-B92E-895B1F973A60}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Native Instruments Service Center?

You can uninstall Native Instruments Service Center 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 Service Center, 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 Service Center.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.16%
Windows 10 40.33%
Windows XP 2.38%
Windows Vista 2.11%
Windows Server 2003 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.21%
Windows 8.1 9.77%
Windows 10 Home 9.53%
Windows 7 Professional 9.36%
Windows 10 Pro 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.47%
  United Kingdom 6.20%
  Italy 5.85%
  France 5.25%
  Germany 5.02%
  Canada 3.02%
  Brazil 2.81%
  Netherlands 2.55%
  Spain 1.97%
  Australia 1.92%
  Sweden 1.55%
  Belgium 1.30%
  Argentina 1.26%
  Mexico 1.01%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.75%
ASUS 17.03%
Acer 16.02%
Dell 15.96%
Lenovo 5.92%
Toshiba 5.06%
Samsung 4.72%
MSI 1.24%
Intel 1.24%
Alienware 0.63%
Apple 0.59%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.49%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.14%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.34%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.09%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.29%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 1.98%

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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