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Should I remove Growl for Windows?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,681
United States Rank #8,570
Reach 0.0380%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.20 days
418.80 days >
Average installed length: 220.05 days


2.0.9001 87.43%
2.0.8001 1.31%
2.0.7002 4.13%
2.0.7001 0.19%
2.0.6001 4.32%
2.0.5001 1.31%
2.0.3005 0.56%
2.0.2008 0.19%
2.0.00250 0.38%
2.0.0009 0.19%

Growl for Windows


Growl for Windows is a software program developed by Growl. The most common release is 2.0.9001, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named _5E4E0EBDAEECC342B11589.exe. The setup package is about 2.56 MB (2,687,488 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 55% of users of Growl for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{2C911352-0BCE-420B-935E-93A24FDE9D53}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{2C911352-0BCE-420B-935E-93A24FDE9D53}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.56 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Growl for Windows

Program executable:_5E4E0EBDAEECC342B11589.exe

How do I remove Growl for Windows?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.96%
Windows 8 23.88%
Windows XP 3.54%
Windows Vista 2.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.17%
Windows 7 Professional 15.98%
Windows 8 Pro 5.83%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.14%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.91%
  Canada 4.75%
  United Kingdom 4.43%
  Germany 4.43%
  France 3.48%
  Saudi Arabia 3.01%
  Japan 2.06%
  Australia 1.90%
  Italy 1.11%
  India 1.11%
  Spain 1.11%
  IQ 1.11%
  Netherlands 1.11%
  Philippines 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.16%
Hewlett-Packard 17.78%
ASUS 13.02%
Acer 10.16%
Lenovo 5.40%
Toshiba 5.08%
Samsung 3.49%
Alienware 2.22%
Apple 1.90%
Intel 1.90%
American Megatrends 0.95%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.75%
Dell Latitude E6420 2.50%
Apple Inc. MacBookPro10,1 1.88%
Dell OptiPlex 780 1.88%
Dell Latitude E6520 1.88%


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