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Should I remove Dropbox 20 GB?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,797
United States Rank #1,582
Reach 0.2477%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.59 days
76.51 days >
Average installed length: 40.20 days


VersionDistribution 5.03% 0.09% 0.55% 0.09% 22.44% 4.09%
0.9.0 67.72%

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Dropbox 20 GB


Dropbox 20 GB is a software program developed by Dropbox. The most common release is 0.9.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named DropboxOEM.exe. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 2 MB (2,097,152 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 77% of users of Dropbox 20 GB come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dropbox.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dropbox\dropboxoem
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{597A58EC-42D6-4940-8739-FB94491B013C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Dropbox 20 GB

Program executable:DropboxOEM.exe
Additional files:
  • wpfanimatedgif.dll (by Thomas Levesque) - WpfAnimatedGif
  • dropboxoem.exe - DropboxOEM
  • sharpbits.base.dll (by xidar solutions) - SharpBITS
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (Apache log4net for .NET Framework 4.0)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • dropboxoem.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DropboxOEM.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • dropboxoem.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DropboxOEM' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Dropbox\DropboxOEM\DropboxOEM.exe" auto.

How do I remove Dropbox 20 GB?

Quickly and completely remove Dropbox 20 GB from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Dropbox 20 GB 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 Dropbox 20 GB, 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 Dropbox 20 GB.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 96.35%
Windows 7 3.56%
Windows 8.1 0.06%
Windows XP 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 39.86%
Windows 8.1 36.86%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 7.11%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.00%
Windows 7 Professional 3.19%
Windows 10 Pro 3.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.99%
  Brazil 3.93%
  Canada 3.87%
  United Kingdom 2.46%
  Australia 1.47%
  India 1.31%
  Mexico 0.85%
  Italy 0.81%
  Germany 0.76%
  France 0.74%
  Netherlands 0.56%
  Poland 0.38%
  Israel 0.34%
  Singapore 0.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 98.07%
Alienware 1.90%
Hewlett-Packard 0.03%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3847 10.27%
Dell Inspiron 5558 8.82%
Dell XPS 8700 6.10%
Dell Inspiron 3543 5.15%
Dell Inspiron 3542 3.96%
Dell XPS 13 9343 3.85%

About Dropbox

Dropbox is a Web-based file hosting service operated by Dropbox, Inc.
Publisher URL: www.dropbox.com


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