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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,888
United States Rank #6,525
Reach 0.0731%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.22 days
566.88 days >
Average installed length: 297.85 days


2.24.8-2011-12-03-ash 10.34%
2.24.10-2012-10-10-ash 29.56%
2.22.0-2010-10-21-ash 27.90%
2.22.0-2010-10-01-ash 0.29%
2.16.6-2010-05-12-ash 26.83%
2.16.6-2010-02-24-ash 4.10%
2.16.6-2009-12-01-ash 0.98%

Other programs by Alexander Shaduri


What is GTK2-Runtime?  (from Alexander Shaduri)

This is the GTK+ Runtime Environment Installer for Windows. It includes all of the files required to run GTK+ applications on Windows.


GTK2-Runtime is a program developed by Alexander Shaduri. The most used version is 2.24.10-2012-10-10-ash, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 84 files and is usually about 14 MB (14,680,378 bytes). The program uses the GLib GNOME library. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 45% of users of GTK2-Runtime come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: gtk-win.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GTK2-Runtime
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\GTK2-Runtime\gtk2_runtime_uninst.exe
Estimated size: 14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GTK2-Runtime

  • gtk2_prefs.exe
  • gtk2_runtime_uninst.exe
  • gtk2_themes_uninst.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • gtk-query-immodules-2.0.exe
  • libgailutil-18.dll
  • libgdk-win32-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community) - GTK+ (GIMP Drawing Kit)
  • libgio-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GLib (Gio)
  • libglib-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community)
  • libgmodule-2.0-0.dll - GModule
  • libgobject-2.0-0.dll - GObject
  • libgthread-2.0-0.dll - GThread
  • libgtk-win32-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community) - GIMP Toolkit
  • libpixmap.dll
  • libwimp.dll
  • fc-cache.exe
  • fc-list.exe
  • freetype6.dll
  • gdk-pixbuf-query-loaders.exe
  • gspawn-win32-helper.exe
  • gspawn-win32-helper-console.exe
  • gtk-update-icon-cache.exe
  • intl.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libintl: accessing NLS message catalogs (LGPLed libintl for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/7 and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • libatk-1.0-0.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - atk
  • libcairo-2.dll
  • libexpat-1.dll
  • libfontconfig-1.dll
  • libgail.dll
  • libgdk_pixbuf-2.0-0.dll
  • libpango-1.0-0.dll (by Red Hat Software) - Pango
  • libpangocairo-1.0-0.dll (by Red Hat Software) - PangoCairo
  • libpangoft2-1.0-0.dll - PangoFT2
  • libpangowin32-1.0-0.dll - PangoWin32
  • pango-querymodules.exe
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • libpng14-14.dll
  • libtiff3.dll (by GnuWin32 ) - Tiff (Libtiff3: library and tools for TIFF images)
  • libtiff-3.dll
  • iconv.dll
  • jpeg62.dll (by Independent JPEG Group ) - Jpeg (Jpeg: library and tools for JPEG images)
  • libjpeg-7.dll
  • libpng12-0.dll
  • libcairo-gobject-2.dll
  • libcairo-script-interpreter-2.dll

How do I remove GTK2-Runtime?

Quickly and completely remove GTK2-Runtime from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall GTK2-Runtime 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 GTK2-Runtime, 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 GTK2-Runtime.

Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.41%
Windows 8 21.76%
Windows XP 7.12%
Windows Vista 3.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.34%
Windows 7 Professional 15.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.05%
Windows 8.1 5.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.52%
  France 8.90%
  Germany 6.35%
  United Kingdom 4.20%
  Canada 3.46%
  Italy 2.97%
  Brazil 2.31%
  Australia 2.31%
  Netherlands 1.57%
  Belgium 1.48%
  Russia 1.32%
  Sweden 1.07%
  India 1.07%
  Japan 0.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.06%
Hewlett-Packard 22.36%
Acer 13.91%
ASUS 12.85%
Toshiba 5.28%
Samsung 4.40%
Lenovo 3.52%
Intel 2.99%
American Megatrends 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.00%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.50%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.50%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.08%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.08%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.08%


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