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Should I remove Razer Nostromo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,316
United States Rank #11,755
Reach 0.0180%


2.05.02 14.69%
2.02.08 68.64%
2.01.02 1.13%
2.00.22 11.86%
1.03.05 2.82%
1.02.14 0.28%
1.01.10 0.56%

Other programs by Razer USA

Razer Nostromo

What is Razer Nostromo?  (from Razer USA)

Razer Nostromo’s 16 fully-programmable Hyperesponse gaming buttons and 8-way directional thumb pad are engineered for rapid key actuation and crisp response. A programmable 8-way directional thumb pad which you can use either for movement or modifier keys round off your instruments of mass destruction. In addition, you...  Read more


Razer Nostromo is a program developed by Razer USA. The most used version is 2.02.08, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is RazerNostromoSysTray.exe. The software installer includes 19 files and is usually about 18.91 MB (19,832,322 bytes). DeviceUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 60% of users of Razer Nostromo come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.razerzone.com
Help link: www.razersupport.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Razer\Nostromo\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0214578F-4888-43FB-9E34-C14FCFDEDDEB}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 18.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Razer Nostromo

Program executable:RazerNostromoSysTray.exe
Name:Razer Nostromo Systray
Path:C:\Program Files\Razer\Nostromo\RazerNostromoSysTray.exe
Additional files:
  • RazerNostromoSysTray.exe - Razer Nostromo Systray
  • RazerNostromoConfig.exe - Razer Nostromo Config (Razer Nostromo Configuration Tool)
  • t2Hid.exe - razerhid Application (razerhid MFC Application)
  • t2cfg.exe - Razer Nostromo (Razer Nostromo Configurator)
  • DeviceDll.dll - DeviceDll Dynamic Link Library
  • DeviceUpdater.exe - Razer Device Updater
  • CustomProgressBar.dll - Custom Progress Bar
  • OSD.exe - razercfg MFC Application (OSD)
  • t2Tra.exe - razertra Application (razertra MFC Application)
  • razerlan.dll - Razer Mouse Driver (Razer Language DLL)
  • KBHook.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • t2Hid.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'FILE NAME' which loads as C:\Program Files\Razer\Nostromo\t2Hid.exe.
  • RazerNostromoSysTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Razer Nostromo Driver' which loads as C:\Software\nostromo\RazerNostromoSysTray.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:3.84 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001478168%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00006991%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007790%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Razer Nostromo?

You can uninstall Razer Nostromo 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 Nostromo, 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 Nostromo.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.97%
Windows 10 18.64%
Windows Vista 2.54%
Windows XP 0.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.26%
Windows 7 Professional 11.90%
Windows 8.1 4.82%
Windows 8 Pro 4.53%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 1.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.04%
  France 7.95%
  United Kingdom 7.06%
  Canada 3.31%
  Australia 3.09%
  Germany 2.21%
  Japan 1.99%
  DK 1.55%
  Spain 1.32%
  Austria 1.10%
  Taiwan 0.88%
  Russia 0.88%
  Sweden 0.88%
  Brazil 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 19.10%
Hewlett-Packard 19.10%
Dell 12.92%
Alienware 11.24%
Acer 8.43%
Samsung 2.81%
Toshiba 2.25%
Apple 1.69%
MSI 1.69%
Sony 1.69%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.70%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 2.96%
Alienware Aurora-R4 2.96%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.22%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.22%
Alienware Aurora-R3 2.22%

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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