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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #818
United States Rank #4,695
Reach 0.8432%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.83 days
584.88 days >
Average installed length: 307.31 days


VersionDistribution 56.15% 3.00% 3.26% 6.90% 5.73% 6.14% 0.77% 2.60% 2.43% 2.67% 0.34% 0.23% 0.74% 1.00% 0.01% 0.01% 0.01% 0.27% 0.01% 0.29% 0.15% 0.04% 0.01% 0.01% 0.36% 0.37% 0.08% 0.02% 0.01% 0.04% 0.30% 0.06% 0.01% 0.01% 0.04% 1.20%
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6.83.1079 0.01% 0.01% 1.32% 0.02% 0.02% 0.05% 0.20% 0.17% 0.02% 0.11% 0.09% 0.01% 1.81%
6.81.10 0.05%
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Nokia PC Suite

What is Nokia PC Suite?  (from Nokia)

Use Nokia PC Suite to move content between the phone and the computer, and get apps or the latest phone software. You can sync information between your phone and programs, such as Office Outlook, create multimedia messages, or manage your phone’s calendar effortlessly on your computer. You can also connect your compu...  Read more


Nokia PC Suite is a software program developed by Nokia. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 primary executable is named launchapplication.exe. The setup package generally installs about 124 files and is usually about 46.54 MB (48,803,374 bytes). The installed file SoftwareUpdater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 9% of users of Nokia PC Suite come from India, it is also popular in Germany and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nokia.com/pcsuite
Help link: www.nokia.com/nokia/0,8764,75877,00.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia PC Suite 6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{531317A5-586A-4E36-87C1-CA823447B375}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 46.54 MB
Language: English (United Kingdom)

Program filesFiles installed by Nokia PC Suite

Program executable:launchapplication.exe
Name:PC Suite
Path:C:\Program Files\nokia\nokia pc suite 6\launchapplication.exe
Nokia PC Connectivity Solution is an application for Nokia users to connect their devices to a PC and access mobile content as if the device and the PC were one. Nokia PC Connectivity Solution can synchronize contacts, calendar, messages,...
Additional files:
  • SeUpdateDb.exe - Nokia Search Engine UpdateDb Module
  • NGSCM.dll - Next Gen Suite Common Modules
  • ApplicationInstaller.exe - Nokia Application Installer
  • MMCL.dll - Multimedia Control Library
  • PCSSupportSetup.dll - Nokia Connectivity Library (PC Suite Support Setup DLL)
  • MultimediaPlayer.exe - Nokia Multimedia Player
  • PCSCM.dll - PC Suite Common Modules
  • PCSCM64.dll
  • OneTouchAccess.exe - Nokia One Touch Access
  • ContactsEditor.exe - Nokia Contacts Editor
  • GetConnected.exe - Get Connected Wizard
  • SearchEngine.dll - SearchEngine Module
  • TextMessageEditor.exe - Text Message Editor
  • ConnectionManager.exe - Connection Manager
  • ConversionHandler.exe - Conversion Handler
  • MusicManager.exe - NokiaMusicManager
  • SoftwareUpdater.exe - Software Updater
  • ContentCopier.exe - ContentCopier
  • PhoneBrowser.dll - Phone Browser
  • PhoneBrowser64.dll
  • vCard.dll - vCard Module
  • PCSL.dll - Nokia PCSL (PCSL)
  • PCSL64.dll
  • PCSuite.exe - PC Suite (Nokia Launch Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • MusicManager.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'NMMRipCDAudioOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'NokiaMusicManager' and the action verb 'NMMRipCD.
3 Scheduled Tasks
  • OneTouchAccess.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{64027266-7E02-484B-B183-30F7EA11F226}' (runs on registration).
  • LaunchApplication.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1D5143C7-3493-4FB6-82E0-BAF1F613B238}' (runs on registration).
  • PCSuite.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DB348EE1-1519-4E72-AD06-3CCD1D405843}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • PCSuite.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PC Suite Tray' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia PC Suite 6\PCSuite.exe" -onlytray.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • LaunchApplication.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PCSuiteTrayApplication' which loads as C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia PC Suite 6\LaunchApplication.exe -startup.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PCSuite.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia PC Suite 6\PCSuite.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:9.06 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0103176333%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00515882%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00515882%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Nokia PC Suite?

You can uninstall Nokia PC Suite 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 PC Suite, 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 PC Suite.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 10 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.85%
Windows XP 15.13%
Windows 10 14.66%
Windows Vista 7.34%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.46%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.87%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.96%
Windows 7 Professional 10.68%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.49%
Windows 8 Pro 2.40%

Distribution by countryGeography

9.15% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 9.15%
  Germany 8.18%
  United States 7.14%
  Italy 6.38%
  Iran 6.16%
  United Kingdom 4.48%
  France 2.48%
  Czech Republic 2.28%
  Poland 2.17%
  Brazil 2.06%
  Spain 2.01%
  Finland 1.99%
  BD 1.98%
  Hungary 1.74%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.19%
Dell 20.46%
Acer 18.15%
ASUS 6.94%
Toshiba 5.93%
Intel 3.47%
Lenovo 3.06%
American Megatrends 2.73%
Samsung 2.69%
Sahara 1.41%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.77%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.99%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.41%
Dell Inspiron N5010 4.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.99%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.42%

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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