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Should I remove WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,575
United States Rank #9,938
Reach 0.0863%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.77 days
258.69 days >
Average installed length: 135.92 days


VersionDistribution 58.08% 17.58% 24.04% 0.29%

Typically installed together

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WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers


WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers is a software program developed by Nokia. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 512 KB (524,288 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 20% of users of WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\nokia\drivers
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C97989C1-551F-4F41-A069-2A49567FD36B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 512 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers

  • dpinst.exe (by Microsoft) - Driver Package Installer (DPInst) (Driver Package Installer)
  • certmgr.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Windows (R) 2000 Operating System (ECM Certificate Manager)

How do I remove WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers?

You can uninstall WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers 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 WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers, 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 WinUSB Compatible ID Drivers.

Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 57.70%
Windows 7 40.01%
Windows XP 2.23%
Windows Vista 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.49%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.66%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.90%
Windows 10 Pro 10.31%
Windows 8.1 10.19%
Windows 10 Home 9.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.19%
  Italy 10.45%
  Germany 7.98%
  Brazil 6.22%
  India 5.28%
  United Kingdom 4.95%
  France 4.24%
  Mexico 1.71%
  Netherlands 1.71%
  Russia 1.60%
  Thailand 1.38%
  Indonesia 1.38%
  Poland 1.38%
  Austria 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.69%
Acer 17.36%
Dell 15.84%
ASUS 14.92%
Lenovo 7.41%
Samsung 5.38%
Toshiba 2.03%
Intel 1.22%
Medion 0.91%
MSI 0.71%
Alienware 0.61%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.95%
ASUS All Series 3.91%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.13%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.60%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.08%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 1.82%

About Nokia

Nokia is a communications and information technology whose products are mobile telephones and portable IT devices.
Publisher URL: www.nokia.com


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