LiveUpdate by ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (Signed)

Remove LiveUpdate.exe
MD5:   25a51d18d48f1e144abec667e98c6261
SHA1:   d3155fb42a531f4b76a2c93b6121170a2b5f2941
SHA256:   ff1e42ccf677baaee5469e6f2c39067dbc16c48ba23afcf0356ae1658d9b4132

What is LiveUpdate.exe?

ASUS Live Update is the software updater program which runs in the background of Windows and automatically starts up when your PC boots. It checks for software udpates and automatically downloads and installs them if found.


liveupdate.exe executes as a process with the local user's privileges. It is an auto-starting process that used the Windows Task Scheduler service to load when the user logs into Windows (sometimes this is required to bypass the UAC protection). This is typically installed with the program ASUS Live Update published by ASUS and is usually factory installed by the OEM. The assembly utilizes the .NET run-time framework (which is required to be installed on the PC). The file is digitally signed by ASUSTeK Computer Inc. which was issued by the VeriSign certificate authority (CA).


File name:liveupdate.exe
Publisher:ASUSTeK Computer Inc.
Product name:LiveUpdate
Description:ASUS Live Update
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\asus\asus live update\liveupdate.exe
File version:
Size:1.49 MB (1,558,176 bytes)
Issued to:ASUSTeK Computer Inc.
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Effective date:Sunday, August 2, 2009
Expiration date:Friday, August 3, 2012
Digital DNA
File packed:No
Code language:Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET
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The Live Update application provides users with a means of having the system components updated automatically. Users can also schedule the updates so they can take place daily, every third day, weekly, every second week, monthly or every third month as opposed to automatically.


Scheduled tasks
  • The job 'ASUS Live Update2' runs daily in the path '\ASUS Live Update2'
  • The task 'ASUS Live Update1' runs daily in the path '\ASUS Live Update1'
  • The task 'ASUS Live Update' runs on logon in the path '\ASUS Live Update'
  • Entry path '\ASUS Live Update'
Scheduled tasks startups
Set to load on user login (bypasses Windows UAC if enabled)
  • Login entry path '\ASUS Live Update'

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.86%
Windows 8.1 19.05%
Windows 8 19.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.52%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.17%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 3.17%
Windows 8 Single Language 3.17%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 47.62% of LiveUpdate.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
ASUS 100.00%
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