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Should I remove Rockwell Automation Download Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
30% remove it70% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,418
United States Rank #17,472
Reach 0.0080%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 42.10 days
634.76 days >
Average installed length: 333.52 days


VersionDistribution 5.06% 2.53% 11.39% 58.23% 5.06% 2.53% 6.96% 5.06% 0.63% 0.63% 1.90%

Rockwell Automation Download Manager

What is Rockwell Automation Download Manager?  (from NOS Microsystems)

The download manager can be installed via ActiveX control (Internet Explorer) or XPI (Firefox). In addition, the download manager can be installed via Java or exe. Note that you will need administrative privileges to install the download manager on your computer. Please contact your system administrator if you are unab...  Read more


Rockwell Automation Download Manager is a software program developed by NOS Microsystems. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named getplusplus_rockwell.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 503.68 KB (515,768 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 63% of users of Rockwell Automation Download Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nosltd.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nos\bin
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NOS\bin\getPlusPlus_Rockwell.exe" /Get1
Estimated size: 503.68 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Rockwell Automation Download Manager

Program executable:getplusplus_rockwell.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\nos\bin\getplusplus_rockwell.exe
Additional files:
  • nprockwell.dll - pGetPlus for Rockwell 207440
  • nprockwell_x64.dll - pGetPlus for Rockwell 20735
  • rockwell.ocx - getPlus+(R)
  • rockwell_x64.ocx

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • nprockwell.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'nprockwell.dll'.
2 Mozilla Plugins
  • nprockwell.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'getPlus+(R)' with a plugin key of '@nosltd.com/getPlus+(R),version=' for all users of the PC.
  • nprockwell_x64.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'getPlus+(R)' with a plugin key of '@nosltd.com/getPlus+(R),version=' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Rockwell Automation Download Manager?

You can uninstall Rockwell Automation Download Manager 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 Rockwell Automation Download Manager, 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 Rockwell Automation Download Manager.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Rockwell Automation Download Manager you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 7 3%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 30%
Keep it 70%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.68%
Windows XP 13.29%
Windows 10 12.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 45.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.74%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.46%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.46%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.37%
Windows 8.1 3.82%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.74%
  Canada 7.55%
  Italy 3.30%
  Australia 3.30%
  Mexico 3.30%
  Spain 1.89%
  Brazil 1.42%
  United Kingdom 1.42%
  TT 1.42%
  United Arab Emirates 0.94%
  Colombia 0.94%
  Portugal 0.94%
  Poland 0.94%
  BG 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 47.15%
Hewlett-Packard 21.95%
Toshiba 9.76%
ASUS 6.50%
Acer 5.69%
Lenovo 4.07%
American Megatrends 1.63%
Sahara 1.63%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6520 4.92%
Dell Latitude E6430 2.46%
Dell Latitude E5520 2.46%
Dell Latitude E6420 2.46%
Dell Latitude D830 1.64%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.64%


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