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Should I remove Nokia Map Loader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,155
United States Rank #38,148
Reach 0.0266%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 77.59 days
707.79 days >
Average installed length: 371.89 days


3.0.28 38.93%
3.0.22 19.85%
3.0.18 0.19%
3.0.6 0.76%
3.0.4 0.38%
2.0.1 9.92%
1.3.12 22.14%
1.3.6 3.63%
1.3.0 1.91%
1.2.0 2.29%

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Nokia Map Loader

What is Nokia Map Loader?  (from Nokia)

Nokia Map Loader can download less data over-the-air. You can add map data and navigator voices to Ovi Maps on your mobile before you travel. Download and install Map Loader to your compatible computer to add and update the maps, and navigator voices you need.


Nokia Map Loader is a program developed by Nokia. The most used version is 3.0.28, 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 main program executable is Map Loader.exe. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 4.08 MB (4,273,694 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 22% of users of Nokia Map Loader come from Germany, it is also popular in Iran and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nokia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia Map Loader\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{45D4F727-43B5-49CD-B474-B9866A8F4FB8}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.08 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Nokia Map Loader

Program executable:Map Loader.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia Map Loader\Map Loader.exe
Additional files:
  • mlapi.dll - mlapi Dynamic Link Library (Nokia Map Loader Dynamic Link Library)
  • MLCustomList.dll - MLCustomList
  • map loader.exe - MapLoader20
  • Maps Service API.dll - MapLoader Application Service Dynamic Link Library
  • MSAPI.NET.dll - MSAPI.NET (MSAPI .NET Wrapper)
  • Prodige.Drawing.dll (by Prodige Software) - VG.net
  • curllibrd.dll
  • ZipArchive.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • map loader.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7C3B3716-E249-4FB3-A195-7F33CE604A66}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Nokia Map Loader?

You can uninstall Nokia Map Loader 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 Nokia Map Loader, 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 Nokia Map Loader.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.76%
Windows XP 27.24%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Windows 10 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 26.45%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.10%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 6.37%
Windows Vista Business 1.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.62% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 21.62%
  Iran 8.88%
  Italy 6.76%
  United States 5.21%
  Finland 4.44%
  United Kingdom 4.25%
  Czech Republic 3.67%
  Netherlands 3.09%
  Spain 2.90%
  France 2.51%
  Israel 2.32%
  Belgium 1.74%
  Sweden 1.74%
  India 1.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.89%
Dell 20.57%
Acer 14.18%
Toshiba 8.16%
Medion 6.03%
Sahara 4.96%
American Megatrends 3.90%
ASUS 3.55%
MSI 1.06%
Lenovo 1.06%
Intel 1.06%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 5.20%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.62%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.62%
ASUSTeK K50IN 2.89%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.31%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 1.73%

About Nokia

Nokia is a communications and information technology whose products are mobile telephones and portable IT devices.
Publisher URL: www.nokia.com


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