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Should I remove InspIRCd?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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2.0.20 25.00%
2.0.17 25.00%
2.0.13 25.00%
2.0.12 25.00%



InspIRCd is a software program developed by InspIRCd Development Team. The most common release is 2.0.20, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named inspircd.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 22.13 MB (23,202,345 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 57% of users of InspIRCd come from the United States, it is also popular in Sweden and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.inspircd.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\inspircd
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InspIRCd\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 22.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by InspIRCd

Program executable:inspircd.exe
Name:InspIRCd - The Inspire IRC Daemon
Path:C:\Program Files\inspircd\inspircd.exe
Additional files:
  • libgmp-10.dll
  • libgnutls-28.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • inspircd.exe runs as a service named 'InspIRCd Daemon' (InspIRCd) "The InspIRCd service hosts IRC channels and conversations. If this service is stopped, the IRC server will be unavailable.".

How do I remove InspIRCd?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 25%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

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 Ultimate 75.00%
Windows 8 Single Language 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.14%
  Sweden 14.29%
  Canada 14.29%
  Saudi Arabia 14.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 50.00%
Sony 25.00%
Common models
Gigabyte M78SM-S2H 33.33%
Sony SVF15219SAW 33.33%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2P 33.33%


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