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Should I remove TI USB Host Controller Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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Global Rank #3,307
United States Rank #3,076
Reach 0.1712%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.20 days
330.34 days >
Average installed length: 173.57 days


VersionDistribution 0.30% 0.30% 0.65%
1.16.3 4.41% 0.92%
1.12.25 1.81% 1.07% 0.39% 27.79%
1.12.16 3.02% 54.55% 1.30% 0.92% 1.69% 0.86% 0.03%

Other programs by Texas Instruments Inc

TI USB 3.0 Host Controller Driver

What is TI USB Host Controller Driver?

This program provides the Texas Instruments USB 3.0 XHCI Host Controller Driver for supported desktop models that are running a supported operating system.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is xHCI_Inst.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.06 MB (1,106,997 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ti.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Texas Instruments Inc\TIUSB3_HostDriver\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{355FBD67-5A4F-44DA-86A1-56EEC4C20EC0}\Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TI USB 3.0 Host Controller Driver

Program executable:xHCI_Inst.exe
Name:Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver
TI xHCI driver coinstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\Texas Instruments Inc\TIUSB3_HostDriver\xHCI_Inst.exe
Additional files:
  • Driver_Inst.exe - Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver (Generic Driver Co-Installer)
  • xHCI_Inst.exe - TI xHCI driver coinstaller

How do I remove TI USB Host Controller Driver?

You can uninstall TI USB Host Controller Driver 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 TI USB 3.0 Host Controller Driver, 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 TI USB Host Controller Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 84%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.10%
Windows 10 11.58%
Windows XP 0.24%
Windows Vista 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 59.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.07%
Windows 7 Professional 11.09%
Windows 10 Home 5.81%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.18%
Windows 10 Pro 1.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.68%
  Germany 8.41%
  France 4.05%
  Canada 3.63%
  United Kingdom 3.20%
  Iran 1.93%
  Egypt 1.51%
  India 1.51%
  Australia 1.39%
  IQ 1.37%
  Japan 1.25%
  Israel 1.22%
  Netherlands 1.06%
  Saudi Arabia 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 53.76%
Hewlett-Packard 34.90%
Medion 8.72%
Acer 1.36%
ASUS 0.25%
Lenovo 0.22%
Intel 0.19%
American Megatrends 0.06%
Alienware 0.06%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 48.87%
MEDION P6812 6.31%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1380t 4.88%
Dell Vostro 3550 4.27%
Hewlett-Packard s5-1224 3.82%
Dell Vostro V131 3.55%

About Texas Instruments Inc

Texas Instruments, known as TI, develops and commercializes semiconductor and computer technology.
Publisher URL: www.ti.com


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