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Should I remove Razer Anansi?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,953
United States Rank #18,260
Reach 0.0077%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.23 days
567.23 days >
Average installed length: 298.03 days


1.07.02 23.84%
1.06.00 37.09%
1.05.04 23.84%
1.04.01 5.96%
1.03.05 9.27%

Other programs by Razer USA

Razer Anansi


Razer Anansi is a software program developed by Razer USA. The most common release is 1.06.00, 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 setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 64.64 MB (67,784,608 bytes). The installed file DeviceUpdater.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 63% of users of Razer Anansi come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.razerzone.com
Help link: www.razersupport.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Razer\Anansi\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{58AA0670-2352-424B-BE5F-CF59EDD07EA0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 64.64 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Razer Anansi

  • RazerAnansiConfig.exe - Razer Anansi Configurator (Razer Anansi Configuration Tool)
  • RazerAnansiSysTray.exe - Razer Anansi Systray
  • DeviceDll.dll - DeviceDll Dynamic Link Library
  • DeviceUpdater.exe - Razer Device Updater
  • CustomProgressBar.dll - Custom Progress Bar
  • DPInst_amd64.exe (by Microsoft) - Driver Package Installer (DPInst) (Driver Package Installer)
  • DPInst_x86.exe (by Microsoft)
  • System.Core.dll - Microsoft® .NET Framework (.NET Framework)
  • WdfCoInstaller01005.dll - WDF Coinstaller
  • WinUSBCoInstaller.dll - WinUsb - User-mode USB Update Co-Installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DPInst_x86.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D1C5DD5F-EA89-4604-8D19-25846AC0DEB5}'.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • RazerAnansiSysTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Razer Anansi Driver' which loads as C:\Program Files\Razer\Anansi\RazerAnansiSysTray.exe.

How do I remove Razer Anansi?

You can uninstall Razer Anansi 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 Razer Anansi, 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 Razer Anansi.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.50%
Windows 10 21.85%
Windows Vista 1.32%
Windows XP 1.32%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.17%
Windows 7 Professional 14.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.96%
Windows 8 Pro 5.30%
Windows 8.1 4.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.89%
  France 6.70%
  Australia 5.67%
  Germany 3.09%
  Canada 2.58%
  Brazil 2.06%
  Singapore 1.55%
  Austria 1.55%
  Netherlands 1.55%
  Norway 1.03%
  Greece 1.03%
  DK 1.03%
  United Kingdom 1.03%
  Thailand 0.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.74%
Dell 15.94%
ASUS 14.49%
Hewlett-Packard 14.49%
Intel 7.25%
Alienware 5.80%
Lenovo 1.45%
American Megatrends 1.45%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.02%
MSI MS-7751 3.61%
MSI MS-7693 3.61%
Alienware Alienware X51 3.61%
Dell XPS 8500 2.41%
Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 2.41%

About Razer USA

Razer is a computer peripherals manufacturer specializing in products marketed to gamers whose products are generally targeted at gamers.
Publisher URL: www.razerzone.com


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