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Should I remove SAP Download Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
14% remove it86% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,032
United States Rank #36,587
Reach 0.0060%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.11 days
1.49 days >
Average installed length: 0.78 days


VersionDistribution 72.88% 27.12%

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SAP Download Manager


SAP Download Manager is a program developed by SAP. The most used version is, 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. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is Download Manager.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 7.37 MB (7,733,177 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 23% of users of SAP Download Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: service.sap.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SAP Download Manager
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SAP Download Manager\UninstallerData\Uninstall DLManager.exe"
Estimated size: 7.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SAP Download Manager

Program executable:Download Manager.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\SAP Download Manager\Download Manager.exe
Additional files:
  • SAP Download Manager.exe (by Flexera Software) - InstallAnywhere (LaunchAnywhere)
  • Download Manager.exe (by Macrovision) - LaunchAnywhere

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Download Manager.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FB63F58C-BC73-435E-B2A9-22229890C02A}' (runs on registration).
  • Download Manager.exe runs as a service named 'UPSMSRMI' (UPSMSRMI).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Download Manager.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'UPSMS' which loads as C:\Program Files\Dell\UPSManagementSoftware\UPSMS.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Download Manager.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\BellSouth\BellSouth Internet Services Registration.exe'.

How do I remove SAP Download Manager?

You can uninstall SAP 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 SAP 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 SAP Download Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 82%
Win Server 2003 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 14%
Keep it 86%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.75%
Windows 10 8.47%
Windows XP 3.39%
Windows Vista 2.54%
Windows Server 2003 0.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 47.01%
Windows 7 Enterprise 18.80%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.55%
Windows 10 Pro 4.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

22.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 22.83%
  Germany 11.02%
  France 4.72%
  India 4.72%
  Mexico 4.72%
  Italy 4.72%
  Spain 3.94%
  Taiwan 3.15%
  Netherlands 3.15%
  South Africa 2.36%
  Brazil 2.36%
  Belgium 2.36%
  Switzerland 2.36%
  Canada 2.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 37.93%
Hewlett-Packard 28.74%
Lenovo 22.99%
Acer 5.75%
Intel 3.45%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6420 3.60%
Dell Latitude E6520 2.70%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.80%
Dell Latitude E6530 1.80%
Dell Latitude E5520 1.80%
DELL__ CBX3___ 1.80%

About SAP

SAP is a software company that produces enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations and is known as the market leader in enterprise application software.
Publisher URL: www.sap.com


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