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Should I remove PNGGauntlet?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,938
United States Rank #13,461
Reach 0.0243%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.95 days
558.94 days >
Average installed length: 293.68 days


3.1.1 95.01%
3.1.0 1.47%
3.0.0 0.88%
2.1.3 2.35%
2.0.2 0.29%

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PNGGauntlet is a software program developed by Ben Hollis. The most common release is 3.1.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 1.34 MB (1,404,928 bytes). The installed file brh.updater.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 40% of users of PNGGauntlet come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: pnggauntlet.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\pnggauntlet
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{52A870F9-F208-46F6-9645-0A996B3AC898}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.34 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PNGGauntlet

  • brh.updater.dll (by Benjamin Hollis) - Updater Control
  • pnggauntlet.exe (by Benjamin Hollis) - PNGGauntlet
  • brh.forms.dll - Brh.Forms
  • brh.updater.xmlserializers.dll
  • glaciallist.dll - GlacialList

How do I remove PNGGauntlet?

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

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

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.86%
Windows 8 27.86%
Windows XP 2.64%
Windows Vista 2.64%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.58%
Windows 7 Professional 17.40%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.14%
Windows 8.1 6.19%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.53%
  France 9.04%
  Japan 7.24%
  United Kingdom 6.72%
  Germany 4.13%
  Canada 3.36%
  Netherlands 2.58%
  Brazil 1.81%
  Poland 1.81%
  Australia 1.29%
  Sweden 1.29%
  Taiwan 1.03%
  Belgium 1.03%
  Russia 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 18.28%
ASUS 13.44%
Acer 9.68%
Lenovo 6.45%
Toshiba 6.45%
Samsung 4.30%
Apple 1.08%
Intel 1.08%
Sony 0.54%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.97%
Dell XPS 8300 3.17%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.38%
MSI MS-7636 2.38%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.38%
Dell Inspiron 570 2.38%


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