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Should I remove Validity WBF DDK 495?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,556
United States Rank #5,971
Reach 0.0458%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.87 days
468.05 days >
Average installed length: 245.93 days


VersionDistribution 83.04% 11.86% 1.00% 4.10%

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Validity WBF DDK 495

What is Validity WBF DDK 495?  (from Validity Sensors)

Validity fingerprint sensors are the world's highest performance, most flexible and cost effective devices for handsets, tablets and notebook computers. The devices feature an industry-leading sensing performance using the company's patented LiveFlex™ technology that provides superior image quality with high-frequenc...  Read more


Validity WBF DDK 495 is a software program developed by Validity Sensors. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 6.7 MB (7,027,133 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 66% of users of Validity WBF DDK 495 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.validityinc.com
Help link: www.validityinc.com/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Validity Sensors
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{760E2264-841F-497F-8E2F-D392990C1974}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.7 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Validity WBF DDK 495

  • vcsAPIFORWBF.dll - Fingerprint Sensor Software Suite. (Validity Extended API Library (VSM))
  • wbf_vfs_0010.dll - Validity WBF Driver
  • wbf_vfs_0011.dll
  • wbf_vfs_0018.dll
  • wbf_vfs_003c.dll
  • wbf_vfs_003f.dll - Validity WBF Driver (VSM)
  • wbf_vfs201.dll
  • wbf_vfs300.dll
  • wbf_vfs301.dll
  • wbf_vfs451.dll

How do I remove Validity WBF DDK 495?

You can uninstall Validity WBF DDK 495 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 Validity WBF DDK 495, 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 Validity WBF DDK 495.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.07%
Windows 10 29.71%
Windows XP 0.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 65.52%
Windows 10 Pro 12.86%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.77%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.77%
Windows 8.1 1.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.32%
  United Kingdom 4.11%
  Germany 2.34%
  France 2.01%
  Italy 2.01%
  Netherlands 1.61%
  Canada 1.45%
  Brazil 1.13%
  Sweden 1.13%
  Belgium 0.97%
  United Arab Emirates 0.89%
  Spain 0.81%
  Poland 0.81%
  South Africa 0.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 98.52%
Hewlett-Packard 1.48%
Common models
Dell Latitude E5540 13.14%
Dell Latitude E5440 11.92%
Dell OptiPlex 3020 11.69%
Dell OptiPlex 9020 7.46%
Dell Latitude E6540 5.90%
Dell Latitude E7440 5.35%

About (from Validity Sensors, Inc.)

Founded in 2000, and headquartered in San Jose, California, Validity is the world leader in Natural ID™ authentication, providing fingerprint sensor solutions with the highest levels of performance, security, cost-effectiveness, and design flexibility.
Publisher URL: www.validityinc.com


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