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Should I remove CodeBlocks?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,635
United States Rank #3,060
Reach 0.4891%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.74 days
405.33 days >
Average installed length: 212.97 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
9.02-wiley1 0.52%
8.02 1.90%
16.01 0.19%
15.xx 0.44%
13.12 47.01%
12.11 30.88%
10.05.7639 0.01%
10.05 19.04%

CodeBlocks

What is CodeBlocks?

Code::Blocks is a free and open source, cross-platform IDE which supports multiple compilers including GCC and Visual C++. It is developed in C++ using wxWidgets as the GUI toolkit. Using a plugin architecture, its capabilities and features are defined by the provided plugins. Currently, Code::Blocks is oriented towards C and C++. It can also be used for creating ARM, AVR, D, DirectX, FLTK, Fortran, GLFW, GLUT, GTK+, Irrlicht, Lightfeather, MATLAB, OGRE, OpenGL, Qt, SDL, SFML, STL, SmartWin and wx programs and applications, although in some cases installing third-party SDKs or frameworks is necessary.

Overview

The most common release is 13.12, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named codeblocks.exe. The setup package generally installs about 51 files and is usually about 163.46 MB (171,404,731 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.codeblocks.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\codeblocks
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\CodeBlocks\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 163.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CodeBlocks

Program executable:codeblocks.exe
Name:Code::Blocks
Cross-platform IDE built around wxWidgets, designed to be extensible and configurable.
Path:C:\Program Files\codeblocks\codeblocks.exe
MD5:34154025b64df463e8cfffc96ba9a9e1
Additional files:
  • codeblocks-12.11mingw-setup_user.exe - Code::Blocks (Code::Blocks cross-platform IDE)
  • uninstall.exe
  • exchndl.dll (by Jose Fonseca) - Dr. Mingw (ExcHndl library.)
  • wxmsw28u_gcc_cb.dll (by wxWidgets development team) - wxWidgets (wxWidgets for MSW)
  • Addr2LineUI.exe
  • cb_console_runner.exe
  • cb_share_config.exe
  • codeblocks.dll
  • codesnippets.exe
  • mingwm10.dll
  • wxchartctrl.dll
  • wxcustombutton.dll
  • wxflatnotebook.dll
  • wximagepanel.dll
  • wxkwic.dll
  • wxled.dll
  • wxpropgrid.dll
  • wxscintilla.dll
  • wxsmithlib.dll
  • wxspeedbutton.dll
  • wxtreelist.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • codeblocks.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7FD1369C-3FBC-4EB6-8583-0C01D34FD875}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove CodeBlocks?

Quickly and completely remove CodeBlocks from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall CodeBlocks 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 CodeBlocks, 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 CodeBlocks.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 8 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#1,635

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.27%
Windows 8 37.10%
Windows XP 2.67%
Windows Vista 1.95%
Windows Server 2003 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.71%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.46%
Windows 7 Professional 11.57%
Windows 8.1 9.79%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.83%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 3.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.27%
  France 13.85%
  India 4.55%
  Brazil 4.28%
  MA 3.76%
  Italy 3.31%
  BD 3.06%
  Romania 3.03%
  United Kingdom 2.87%
  Canada 2.55%
  Germany 2.55%
  Poland 1.96%
  TN 1.38%
  Belgium 1.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.33%
ASUS 17.11%
Dell 16.52%
Acer 15.98%
Lenovo 7.33%
Toshiba 5.71%
GIGABYTE 5.52%
Samsung 4.56%
MSI 1.48%
Intel 0.76%
Alienware 0.70%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.32%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.15%
ASUS All Series 4.63%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.63%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.05%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.93%

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