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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,983
Reach 0.0037%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.15 days
328.92 days >
Average installed length: 172.82 days


2014.2.0.321 30.56%
2013.46.0.320 45.83%
2013.30.1.314 15.28%
2012.51.1.284 8.33%

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WinUSB Drivers x86 ext


WinUSB Drivers x86 ext is a software program developed by Nokia. The most common release is 2013.46.0.320, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 primary executable is named fuse.exe. The setup package generally installs about 41 files and is usually about 9.11 MB (9,555,048 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 17% of users of WinUSB Drivers x86 ext come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nokia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Nokia\Fuse\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{1906442A-4865-4565-B168-1CA6C74915F9}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 9.11 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by WinUSB Drivers x86 ext

Program executable:fuse.exe
Name:Nokia Fuse
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\Nokia\Fuse\fuse.exe
Additional files:
  • fb_mmt32.dll - FBUS Driver for Windows NT 4.0/95/98/2000/XP (FBUS Driver for Windows NT 4.0/95/98/2000)
  • Nokia.Enterprise.dll - Nokia.Enterprise class library
  • nokia.caresuite.winforms.dll - Nokia Care Suite (Nokia.CareSuite.WinForms)
  • FuseService.exe - Fuse Service
  • nokia.rd.plugin.attributes.dll - PlugInSystem (Nokia.RD.Plugin.Attributes)
  • cu4usb.dll - CU-4 PhoNet driver
  • Nokia.Fuse.dll - Nokia Fuse
  • Nokia.Fuse_IObitDel.dll
  • FuseLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'FuseLib'.
  • FuseULib.dll
  • cmnip.dll - TCP/IP and UDP protocol parser.
  • g_connectivitydcm.dll - g_connectivitydcm Module (Connectivity DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • dtl_connection.dll - dtl_connection Module (DTL Connection Module for Global Connection)
  • dtl_messaging.dll - dtl_messaging Module (DTL Messaging Module for Global Connection)
  • Fuse.dll
  • FuseServices.dll
  • g_dku5fbusdcm.dll - g_dku5fbusdcm module (DKU-5 FBUS DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_mustitcpdcm.dll - g_mustitcpdcm Module (Musti TCP DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_mustiusbdcm.dll - g_mustiusbdcm Module (Musti USB DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_nfpdtcpdcm.dll - g_nfpdtcpdcm Module (NFPD TCP DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_nfpdusbdcm.dll - g_nfpdusbdcm Module (NFPD USB DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_demodcm.dll - g_demodcm Module (Demo DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_fbusdcm.dll - g_fbusdcm Module (FBUS DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_fidodcm.dll - g_fidodcm Module (Fido DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_cu4dcm.dll - g_cu4dcm Module (CU-4 DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_tcpdcm.dll - g_tcpdcm Module (TCP DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • g_usbdcm.dll - g_usbdcm Module (USB DCM Module for Global Connection)
  • dtl_be.dll - dtl_be Module (DTL Back-End Module for Global Connection)
  • g_cs.dll - g_cs Module (Communication Streams for Global Connection)
  • dtl_connectionPS.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • fuse.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Archivos comunes\Nokia\Fuse\fuse.exe'.
  • FuseService.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Common Files\Nokia\Fuse\FuseService.exe'.

How do I remove WinUSB Drivers x86 ext?

You can uninstall WinUSB Drivers x86 ext 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 Drivers x86 ext, 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 Drivers x86 ext.

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 10 12.50%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.94%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.78%
Windows 8 Pro 2.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.88%
  India 9.09%
  Germany 6.49%
  Indonesia 5.19%
  Poland 5.19%
  Italy 5.19%
  France 3.90%
  Mexico 3.90%
  Iran 3.90%
  MA 2.60%
  Vietnam 2.60%
  Brazil 2.60%
  DZ 2.60%
  Argentina 2.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.91%
Acer 20.93%
Hewlett-Packard 16.28%
ASUS 11.63%
Intel 4.65%
American Megatrends 4.65%
Sony 2.33%
Lenovo 2.33%
Common models
HP 620 3.77%
Dell OptiPlex 330 3.77%
Dell Inspiron 1440 1.89%
ASUSTeK K50IN 1.89%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 1.89%
TOSHIBA Satellite C850-B2... 1.89%

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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