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Should I remove DirectX Version Checker?

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 #24,498
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 48.65 days

DirectX Version Checker


DirectX Version Checker is a program developed by directxupdate.com. The setup package is about 5.23 MB (5,479,589 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 33% of users of DirectX Version Checker come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.directxupdate.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DirectX Version Checker\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DirectX Version Checker\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 5.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DirectX Version Checker

  • DirectXVersionChecker.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove DirectX Version Checker?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.40%
Windows 8 38.40%
Windows XP 4.80%
Windows Vista 2.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.58%
Windows 8.1 11.29%
Windows 10 Home 5.65%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.09%
  United Kingdom 9.56%
  Belgium 3.68%
  Canada 3.68%
  India 3.68%
  Philippines 3.68%
  Poland 3.68%
  Germany 2.94%
  Indonesia 2.94%
  Spain 2.21%
  Finland 2.21%
  Italy 2.21%
  Malaysia 2.21%
  Australia 1.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.67%
Acer 24.00%
Hewlett-Packard 18.67%
ASUS 6.67%
Lenovo 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Alienware 4.00%
Samsung 2.67%
American Megatrends 1.33%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.10%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.06%
Dell XPS 8300 3.06%
Alienware M14xR1 2.04%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.04%
Dell Inspiron N5050 2.04%


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