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Should I remove Thrustmaster Force Feedback Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,208
United States Rank #9,993
Reach 0.0588%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.44 days
308.10 days >
Average installed length: 161.88 days


4.FFD.2016 4.84%
4.FFD.2007 0.17%
4.FFD.2006 0.69%
3.FFD.2016 0.95%
3.FFD.2007 3.11%
2.FFD.2018 0.17%
2.FFD.2016 2.16%
2.FFD.2009 49.40%
2.FFD.2006 0.26% 0.43% 0.09%
10.0.5 0.17%
10.0.3 0.09%
1.FFD.2017 1.81%
1.FFD.2016 0.69%
1.FFD.2015 4.58%
1.FFD.2009 28.76%
1.FFD.2008 0.69%
1.FFD.2007 0.52%
1.FFD.2006 0.43%

Thrustmaster Force Feedback Driver


Thrustmaster Force Feedback Driver is a program developed by Thrustmaster. The most used version is 2.ffd.2009, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is tmffbdrv.dll. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 4.33 MB (4,537,352 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 29% of users of Thrustmaster Force Feedback Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.thrustmaster.com
Help link: ts.thrustmaster.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Thrustmaster\Thrustmaster FFB Driver
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{8F5A0981-5CDC-41D0-BCA2-AD3B777FC358}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 4.33 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Thrustmaster Force Feedback Driver

Program module:tmffbdrv.dll
Name:Thrustmaster Force Feedback Library
Path:C:\Program Files\Thrustmaster\Thrustmaster FFB Driver\tmffbdrv.dll
Additional files:
  • tmffbcpl.dll - Thrustmaster Shock-Force Feedback Control Panel
  • tmGAInstall.exe - Thrustmaster® General Accessory Service

How do I remove Thrustmaster Force Feedback Driver?

You can uninstall Thrustmaster Force Feedback 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 Thrustmaster Force Feedback 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 Thrustmaster Force Feedback Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.14%
Windows 10 39.48%
Windows XP 3.28%
Windows Vista 3.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.04%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.24%
Windows 10 Home 12.22%
Windows 7 Professional 9.71%
Windows 10 Pro 8.15%
Windows 8.1 6.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.97%
  France 16.19%
  Germany 15.56%
  Italy 5.40%
  United Kingdom 5.24%
  Netherlands 3.41%
  Belgium 3.25%
  Canada 1.75%
  Spain 1.75%
  Russia 1.75%
  Australia 1.59%
  Greece 1.51%
  Finland 1.27%
  Austria 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 17.41%
Acer 16.60%
Hewlett-Packard 14.78%
Dell 11.94%
Medion 4.05%
MSI 2.83%
Intel 2.43%
Lenovo 2.23%
Alienware 2.02%
Toshiba 1.82%
American Megatrends 1.21%
Common models
ASUS All Series 14.86%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.36%
MSI MS-7821 2.36%
MSI MS-7758 2.03%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.03%
MSI MS-7917 2.03%


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