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Should I remove NortonLive?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #13,566
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What is NortonLive?  (from Symantec)

Receive all-in-one, comprehensive expert help with your computer, along with your peripherals - your printer, scanner, and more. Get ongoing computer tune-ups and regular fixes to identify and eliminate small problems before they can become big problems. We'll boost performance, free up memory, and remove unnecessary f...  Read more


NortonLive is a software program developed by Symantec. 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 setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 9.63 MB (10,096,891 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 85% of users of NortonLive come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: us.norton.com/nortonlive/how-it-works.jsp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nortonlive
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NortonLive\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 9.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NortonLive

  • PCCUPing.dll - PCCUPing Dynamic Link Library
  • NortonLive.exe - NortonLive
  • NortonLive_PC_Jump_Start.exe
  • uninstall.exe - NortonLive Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NortonLive.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CD22D175-C0DB-4189-BAC7-B32448BE81EB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove NortonLive?

You can uninstall NortonLive 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 NortonLive, 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 NortonLive.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.92%
Windows Vista 16.98%
Windows 10 11.32%
Windows XP 3.77%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 59.87%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.38%
Windows 10 Home 8.28%
Windows 7 Professional 5.10%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.18%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.80% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.80%
  Canada 3.60%
  United Kingdom 3.60%
  Germany 2.80%
  Australia 1.20%
  DK 0.80%
  France 0.80%
  Sweden 0.80%
  Austria 0.40%
  Belgium 0.40%
  Spain 0.40%
  Netherlands 0.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.98%
Toshiba 28.81%
Dell 24.58%
Acer 3.39%
Gateway 1.69%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.54%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 2.54%
TOSHIBA Satellite P850 2.54%
Dell Dell DM061 1.69%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 1.69%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.69%

About Symantec

Symantec developers security software for business and consumers and helps customers protect their computers, information, identities and infrastructure by delivering software and services that address risks to security with various products such as Norton AntiVirus, Internet security, and anti-spyware products e.
Publisher URL: www.symantec.com


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