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Should I remove NetDrive2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,279
United States Rank #24,565
Reach 0.0122%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.50 days
309.83 days >
Average installed length: 162.79 days


VersionDistribution 15.07% 2.05% 26.03% 8.90% 4.11% 10.96% 7.53% 13.70% 0.68% 2.05% 2.74% 2.74% 2.74% 0.68%

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NetDrive2 is a program developed by Bdrive. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 main program executable is netdrive2.exe. The software installer includes 71 files and is usually about 37.38 MB (39,194,006 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 24% of users of NetDrive2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bdrive.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\netdrive2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NetDrive2\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 37.38 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NetDrive2

Program executable:netdrive2.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\netdrive2\netdrive2.exe
Additional files:
  • ND2SDK_Uninstall.exe - NetDrive2 SDK (Setup Launcher)
  • NetDrive2-SDKsetup.exe
  • _nd2sp.exe - NetDrive2 (NetDrive2 - Notifier)
  • nd2cache.dll - NetDrive2 - Cache Manager
  • nd2client.exe
  • nd2cmd.exe
  • nd2ex.dll - NetDrive2 - License helper
  • nd2map.dll - NetDrive2 - Map helper
  • nd2mounter.exe
  • nd2sp.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • dokan.dll (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver (Dokan)
  • dokan.sys (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - Dokan Filesystem Driver
  • mounter.exe
  • nd2api.dll - NetDrive2 SDK Interface dll
  • import.dll - NetDrive2 importer
  • nd2exd.exe
  • asyncq.dll - NetDrive (NetDrive - AsyncQ)
  • cache.dll - NetDrive - Cache
  • filesystem.dll - NetDrive - FileSystem
  • google.dll - NetDrive - Google
  • logger.dll - NetDrive - Logger
  • amazon_cloud_drive.dll
  • basicauth.dll
  • browser.dll
  • certmgr.dll
  • copy.dll
  • dokanctl.exe
  • dropbox.dll
  • ftp.dll
  • googlecloudstorage.dll
  • hubic.dll
  • nd2svc.exe
  • oauth2.dll
  • onedrive.dll
  • onedrivebiz.dll
  • s3.dll
  • tool.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • NetDrive2.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named NetDrive2.
4 Services
  • nd2svc.exe runs as a service named 'NetDrive2_Service_NetDrive2' (NetDrive2_Service_NetDrive2).
  • nd2sp.exe runs as a service named 'NetDrive2 Notifier' (notifierNetDrive2).
  • _nd2sp.exe runs as a service named 'NetDrive2 Notifier' (notifierNetDrive2).
  • mounter.exe runs as a service named 'DokanMounter_Dokan_NetDrive2' (DokanMounter_Dokan_NetDrive2).
Startup File (User Run)
  • NetDrive2.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'NetDrive2' and executes as "C:\Program Files1\NETDRI~1\NetDrive2.exe" -tray.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • NetDrive2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NetDrive\NetDrive2.exe'.

How do I remove NetDrive2?

Quickly and completely remove NetDrive2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NetDrive2 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 NetDrive2, 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 NetDrive2.

Win 8 50%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 50.00%
Windows 7 48.63%
Windows XP 0.68%
Windows Vista 0.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 21.92%
Windows 8.1 20.55%
Windows 7 Professional 19.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.27%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 3.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 24.36%
  Germany 21.15%
  France 10.26%
  Netherlands 7.05%
  United Kingdom 5.13%
  Belgium 3.21%
  Switzerland 2.56%
  Norway 2.56%
  Sweden 2.56%
  Italy 2.56%
  Czech Republic 1.92%
  Poland 1.92%
  Australia 1.28%
  Portugal 1.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.18%
Dell 23.08%
ASUS 13.19%
Acer 10.99%
Lenovo 7.69%
Medion 5.49%
Samsung 2.20%
Toshiba 2.20%
American Megatrends 1.10%
Sony 1.10%
Common models
Gigabyte P55A-UD3 1.98%
HP Compaq dc5750 Microtow... 1.98%
Gigabyte X58A-UD5 1.98%
MSI MS-7917 1.98%
HP ProBook 6570b 1.98%
TOSHIBA Satellite R630 0.99%


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