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Should I remove Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,997
United States Rank #7,892
Reach 0.0507%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.11 days
681.77 days >
Average installed length: 358.22 days


VersionDistribution 10.80% 1.20% 44.20% 20.60% 3.90% 4.10% 5.30% 2.00% 1.60% 6.30%

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Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver


Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver is a program developed by Yamaha. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 4.23 MB (4,430,634 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 44% of users of Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Yamaha\USB-MIDI Driver\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{18369253-E53F-4A47-818E-082DFB950872}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 4.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver

  • ymidusbw.sys - Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver (WDM) (USB-MIDI Driver)
  • ymidusbx64.sys
  • ymidusb.sys - Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver
  • MSD.exe - Musicsoft Downloader
  • MSFDM.exe - Musicsoft Manager
  • Ysecwr98.dll - Ysecwr98
  • YsecwrIF.dll - YsecwrIF
  • YsecwrNT.dll - YsecwrNT

How do I remove Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver?

You can uninstall Yamaha USB-MIDI 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 Yamaha USB-MIDI 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 Yamaha USB-MIDI Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.50%
Windows 10 39.20%
Windows Vista 3.00%
Windows XP 2.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.73%
Windows 7 Professional 10.72%
Windows 10 Home 10.62%
Windows 8.1 8.42%
Windows 10 Pro 7.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.30%
  United Kingdom 5.86%
  France 5.70%
  Germany 5.61%
  Italy 4.61%
  Canada 3.27%
  Netherlands 2.51%
  Japan 2.35%
  Brazil 2.01%
  Spain 1.68%
  Australia 1.51%
  Sweden 1.01%
  Poland 1.01%
  Norway 0.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.20%
Dell 19.25%
Acer 14.80%
ASUS 13.37%
Toshiba 5.17%
Samsung 4.63%
Lenovo 4.46%
Intel 1.78%
MSI 1.43%
Alienware 0.53%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.12%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.41%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.27%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.56%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.85%
ASUSTeK K53E 2.49%

Publisher URL: usa.yamaha.com


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