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Should I remove Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,968
United States Rank #5,101
Reach 0.0314%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 238.08 days
1265.97 days >
Average installed length: 665.17 days


1.0.5 49.51%
1.0.3 28.32%
1.0.1 13.59%
1.0.0 8.58%

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Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates

What is Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates?  (from Smith Micro Software)

With Mobile Broadband Service and Wi-Fi capability, the MiFi 2200 for Verizon Wireless enables you to take full advantage of America's largest and most reliable 3G network. This Intelligent Mobile Hotspot automatically connects to Verizon Wireless Mobile Broadband service to give broadband Internet access to up to five...  Read more


Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates is a program developed by Smith Micro Software. The most used version is 1.0.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 DUU_Verizon_MiFi2200_FW167.029.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 8.85 MB (9,282,896 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 98% of users of Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates come from the United States, it is also popular in UA and YE.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.smithmicro.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Verizon Wireless\Firmware Updates\Novatel\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6DBDC768-CE21-4F59-A819-1CFD5D97C84B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 8.85 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates

Program executable:DUU_Verizon_MiFi2200_FW167.029.exe
Device Upgrade Utility for MiFi2200 VZW, PC770 VERIZON, MC760 VERIZON
Path:C:\Program Files\Verizon Wireless\Firmware Updates\Novatel\DUU_Verizon_MiFi2200_FW167.029.exe
Additional files:
  • DUU_Verizon_MiFi2200_FW167.029.exe (by Novatel Wireless, Inc) - MiFi2200 VZW, PC770 VERIZON, MC760 VERIZON (Device Upgrade Utility for MiFi2200 VZW, PC770 VERIZON, MC760 VERIZON)
  • DUU_Verizon_USB551L_FW1.48.exe (by Novatel Wireless, Inc) - USB551L (Device Upgrade Utility for USB551L)
  • V700_FUU_1.2.160.exe - V700 (Firmware Upgrade Utility for V740, USB720, E725 (FW 160 Verizon))
  • V727_FUU_1.0.124.exe - V727 (FDU MFC Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DUU_Verizon_MiFi2200_FW167.029.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{610219FD-BBBA-4312-BCFD-2C2DDC976D13}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DUU_Verizon_MiFi2200_FW167.029.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Verizon Wireless\Firmware Updates\Novatel\DUU_Verizon_MiFi2200_FW167.029.exe'.

How do I remove Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates?

You can uninstall Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates 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 Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates, 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 Verizon Wireless MiFi-2200 Firmware Updates.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.50%
Windows Vista 19.09%
Windows 10 8.09%
Windows XP 6.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.80%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.34%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.25%
Windows 10 Home 3.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.49%
  UA 0.38%
  YE 0.28%
  South Africa 0.19%
  Netherlands 0.19%
  Canada 0.19%
  BO 0.09%
  Mexico 0.09%
  KE 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.69%
Dell 29.61%
Toshiba 17.85%
Acer 9.13%
ASUS 5.68%
Sahara 1.42%
Gateway 0.61%
Samsung 0.61%
American Megatrends 0.41%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.91%
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.71%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.50%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.60%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.70%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.40%

About (from Smith Micro Software Inc.)

Smith Micro Software, Inc. provides software and services that simplify, secure, and enhance the mobile experience.
Publisher URL: www.smithmicro.com


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