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6% remove it94% keep it
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NitroShare Version 0.2


NitroShare Version 0.2 is a program developed by Nathan Osman. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 9 files and is usually about 10.71 MB (11,226,069 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 66% of users of NitroShare come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: launchpad.net/nitroshare
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NitroShare\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NitroShare\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 10.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NitroShare Version 0.2

  • nitroshare.exe - NitroShare (Shares Files over a Local Network)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll
  • libqjson.dll
  • mingwm10.dll
  • 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
  • QtXml4.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • nitroshare.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'nitroshare.exe' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NitroShare\nitroshare.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • nitroshare.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NitroShare\nitroshare.exe'.

How do I remove NitroShare?

Quickly and completely remove NitroShare Version 0.2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NitroShare 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 NitroShare Version 0.2, 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 NitroShare.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.52%
Windows 8 24.14%
Windows Vista 6.90%
Windows XP 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.66%
Windows 8.1 11.19%
Windows 7 Professional 9.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.59%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.54% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 65.54%
  United States 10.81%
  Italy 5.41%
  France 4.05%
  Australia 2.70%
  Canada 2.03%
  South Africa 1.35%
  Sweden 1.35%
  Japan 1.35%
  Taiwan 0.68%
  Belgium 0.68%
  Russia 0.68%
  India 0.68%
  Austria 0.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 37.35%
Acer 22.89%
ASUS 12.05%
Hewlett-Packard 6.02%
Toshiba 6.02%
Dell 4.82%
Lenovo 3.61%
Samsung 2.41%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.91%
ECS H67H2-EM 1.94%
Medion E7222 1.94%
MEDIONPC MS-7708 1.94%
MEDIONPC MS-7707 1.94%
Acer Aspire 7750G 1.94%


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