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Should I remove SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #10,335
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 235.70 days
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Average installed length: 267.44 days


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SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones V5.16.0.0

What is SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones?

The SAMSUNG Moblie USB Device Driver is the software driver for the Moblie USB. It is a program used to communicate from the Windows PC OS to the device. This software is required in most cases for the hardware device to function properly. In most cases, drivers come with Windows or can be found by going to Windows Update in Control Panel and checking for updates as well as downloaded from the SAMSUNG support website.


The main program executable is tvtpwm_message_hook.dll. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 18.7 MB (19,613,302 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.samsungmobile.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\samsung\usb drivers
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X {C0C1D2BC-72FE-4F77-A2F9-CD10D5AA8F93}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 18.7 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones V5.16.0.0

Program module:tvtpwm_message_hook.dll
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe (by Devguru Co., Ltd) - SAMSUNG USB Drivers for Mobile Phones (SAMSUNG USB Drivers for Mobile Phones(x86))
  • dgderapi.dll (by Devguru Co) - Device Error Recovery SDK (Device Error Recovery SDK(x64))
  • DIFxAPI.dll (by Microsoft) - Driver Install Frameworks API (DIFxAPI) (Driver Install Frameworks for API library module)

How do I remove SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones?

You can uninstall SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones 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 SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones V5.16.0.0, 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 SAMSUNG USB Driver for Mobile Phones.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.36%
Windows Vista 11.85%
Windows 10 8.53%
Windows XP 4.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.88%
Windows 7 Professional 13.46%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.69%
Windows 10 Home 5.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

96.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 96.90%
  United Kingdom 0.56%
  Canada 0.28%
  GU 0.28%
  India 0.28%
  Mexico 0.28%
  NP 0.28%
  Pakistan 0.28%
  Romania 0.28%
  Singapore 0.28%
  Vietnam 0.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.89%
Hewlett-Packard 34.78%
Acer 7.45%
Toshiba 5.59%
ASUS 3.73%
Samsung 3.11%
Sony 2.48%
Lenovo 1.24%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.69%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 3.13%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.34%
HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook ... 2.34%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.34%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.34%

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics which is part of the Samsung Group produces a wide range of printers for both consumers and business use, including mono-laser printers, color laser printers, multifunction printers, and enterprise-use high-speed digital multifunction printer models.
Publisher URL: www.samsung.com


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