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Should I remove Borders Desktop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #18,030
Reach 0.0037%


2.0.4 1.92%
1.9 26.92%
1.8.1 1.92%
1.8 36.54%
1.7.5 17.31%
1.7.3 5.77%
1.7.1 1.92%
1.6 7.69%

Borders Desktop


Borders Desktop is a program developed by Kobo. The most used version is 1.8, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Kobo.exe. The software installer includes 19 files and is usually about 55.89 MB (58,605,682 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 Borders Desktop come from the United States, it is also popular in LY and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Borders Desktop
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Borders Desktop\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 55.89 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Borders Desktop

  • Borders Desktop.exe - Kobo Desktop Edition
  • qca2.dll - qca
  • nickel.dll
  • QtSolutions_IOCompressor-2.3.dll
  • QtSolutions_SingleApplication-2.6.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove Borders Desktop?

Quickly and completely remove Borders Desktop from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Borders Desktop 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Borders Desktop, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Borders Desktop.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 8 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.62%
Windows Vista 26.92%
Windows XP 11.54%
Windows 8 1.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 23.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 7 Professional 5.88%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.96%
Windows Vista Enterprise 1.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.78%
  LY 1.11%
  Russia 1.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.30%
Dell 23.40%
Acer 12.77%
Toshiba 10.64%
Intel 6.38%
Gateway 4.26%
Sony 2.13%
ASUS 2.13%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.70%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 4.35%
Acer AOA150 4.35%
Dell Inspiron 530 4.35%
HP-Pavilion NC757AA-ABA a... 2.17%
Dell MXG071 2.17%


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