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VersionDistribution 25.00% 25.00% 12.50% 12.50%
5.1.3533.1731 12.50% 12.50%

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Google Earth EC


Google Earth EC is a software program developed by Google Inc. The most common release is, 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 setup package generally installs about 64 files and is usually about 58.98 MB (61,846,732 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: earth.google.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Google\Google Earth EC\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{26B95F6A-037D-4C96-B582-029BFC5B84C4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 58.98 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Google Earth EC

  • googleearth.dll - Google Earth
  • googleearth.exe
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • gdal17.dll (by OSGeo) - GDAL/OGR (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library)
  • gdal13.dll (by Frank Warmerdam) - GDAL
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • alchemyext.dll
  • earthflashsol.exe
  • earthps.dll
  • ge_expat.dll
  • googleearth_pro.dll
  • gpsbabel.exe
  • IGAttrs.dll
  • IGCore.dll
  • IGExportCommon.dll
  • IGGfx.dll
  • IGMath.dll
  • IGOpt.dll
  • IGSg.dll
  • IGUtils.dll
  • libexpatw.dll
  • proj.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • googleearth.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{784C3F6F-07B0-486A-AF36-A6DE4A1BA9D8}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Google Earth EC?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 8 25%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 8 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 25.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 12.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Lenovo 25.00%
Sony 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Common models
Sony VGN-NW238F 14.29%
Dell Precision M6500 14.29%
Dell Latitude E6410 14.29%
Dell Latitude E7440 14.29%
HP EliteBook 8740w 14.29%
Dell Latitude E5550 14.29%

About Google Inc

Google provides Internet-based products and services such as advertising technologies, internet search, cloud computing, and software.
Publisher URL: www.google.com


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