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Should I remove Nokia Software Recovery Tool?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,695
United States Rank #28,484
Reach 0.0137%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.42 days
189.49 days >
Average installed length: 99.56 days


1.4.3 48.34%
1.4.1 13.65%
1.3.1 14.76%
1.1.3 14.39%
1.1.1 4.80%
1.0.3 4.06%

Typically installed together

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Nokia Software Recovery Tool


Nokia Software Recovery Tool is a program developed by Nokia. The most used version is 1.4.3, 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 NokiaSoftwareRecoveryTool.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 40.94 MB (42,932,546 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 18% of users of Nokia Software Recovery Tool come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nokia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia Software Recovery Tool\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6D453000-EF37-43A9-A656-E8311269AB92}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 40.94 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Nokia Software Recovery Tool

Program executable:NokiaSoftwareRecoveryTool.exe
Name:Nokia Software Recovery Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia Software Recovery Tool\NokiaSoftwareRecoveryTool.exe
  • NokiaSoftwareRecoveryTool.exe - Nokia Software Recovery Tool

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NokiaSoftwareRecoveryTool.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{943F9069-1E4E-43C2-81BA-A2ACD7F5BE6C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Nokia Software Recovery Tool?

You can uninstall Nokia Software Recovery Tool 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 Software Recovery Tool, 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 Software Recovery Tool.

Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 55.72%
Windows 7 44.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 23.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.15%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.44%
Windows 8.1 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 8.15%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 18.38%
  Brazil 8.09%
  Italy 7.72%
  Germany 7.35%
  India 6.62%
  United Kingdom 6.25%
  France 5.51%
  Finland 3.68%
  Thailand 2.21%
  Netherlands 1.84%
  Canada 1.47%
  Poland 1.47%
  Hungary 1.47%
  Chile 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.64%
Dell 16.18%
Acer 14.45%
ASUS 13.87%
Toshiba 7.51%
Samsung 4.05%
Lenovo 3.47%
Intel 1.73%
MSI 1.16%
Compaq 0.58%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.70%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.70%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 1.80%
Acer Aspire 4741 1.80%
HP ProBook 4540s 1.80%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.80%

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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