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Should I remove FileZilla?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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3.5.0 25.00%
3.2.5 50.00%
2.2.32 25.00%

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What is FileZilla?  (from FileZilla Project)

FileZilla is a cross-platform graphical FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with a lot of features, supporting Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and more. FileZilla Server is a reliable FTP server for Windows.


FileZilla is a program developed by FileZilla Project. The most used version is 3.2.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 30 files and is usually about 14.08 MB (14,762,206 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 90% of users of FileZilla come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: filezilla-project.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FileZilla FTP Client\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{99EBCDA5-8CEA-41BB-8FD4-B9C184E3723F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.08 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by FileZilla

  • filezilla.exe - filezilla (FileZilla FTP Client)
  • fzputtygen.exe - FileZilla (SFTP module for FileZilla based on PuTTY's psftp component)
  • fzsftp.exe
  • fzshellext.dll - fzshellext Dynamic Link Library
  • fzshellext_64.dll
  • mingwm10.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • filezilla.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\FileZilla FTP Client\filezilla.exe'.

How do I remove FileZilla?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 7 25%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 100.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.00%
  Australia 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 75.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Common models
LENOVO 4291IL9 25.00%
LENOVO 4180MNU 25.00%
LENOVO 6475JC7 25.00%
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 25.00%

About FileZilla Project

FileZilla is free FTP application, consisting of FileZilla Client and FileZilla Server.
Publisher URL: filezilla-project.org


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