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Should I remove Python?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #15,024
United States Rank #12,354
Reach 0.0212%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.91 days
374.98 days >
Average installed length: 197.03 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.2.2150 100.00%

Other programs by Python Software Foundation

Python 3.2.2

What is Python?  (from Python Software Foundation)

Python is a remarkably powerful dynamic programming language that is used in a wide variety of application domains. Python is often compared to Tcl, Perl, Ruby, Scheme or Java. Python lets you write the code you need, quickly. And, thanks to a highly optimized byte compiler and support libraries, Python code runs more...  Read more

Overview

Python 3.2.2 is a program developed by Python Software Foundation. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is python.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 17.2 MB (18,034,688 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 51% of users of Python come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.python.org
Installation folder: C:\python32
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4CDE3168-D060-4B7C-BC74-4D8F9BB01AFD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 17.2 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Python 3.2.2

Program executable:python.exe
Path:C:\python32\python.exe
MD5:318cd34f94c9f5a9f3b19421d89c2f58
Additional files:
  • pythonw.exe
  • w9xpopen.exe
  • Removefife.exe
  • Removematplotlib.exe
  • Removepsyco.exe
  • Removepy2exe.exe
  • RemovePyOpenGL.exe
  • RemovePySide.exe
  • Removesympy.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • pythonw.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1676AE98-CBBC-4E57-B8C1-33D9E7836B53}' (runs on registration).
  • Removefife.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{61FC47B8-E3EF-4C11-9E85-1A02C1053E58}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • python.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Python32\python.exe'.

How do I remove Python?

Quickly and completely remove Python 3.2.2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Python 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 Python 3.2.2, 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 Python.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#15,024

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.25%
Windows 8 29.29%
Windows XP 7.74%
Windows Vista 4.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.43%
Windows 8.1 11.49%
Windows 7 Professional 11.15%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.15%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.77%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.12%
  Germany 5.90%
  United Kingdom 4.78%
  Canada 4.49%
  France 3.65%
  Spain 1.97%
  India 1.97%
  Netherlands 1.97%
  Argentina 1.69%
  Australia 1.40%
  Finland 1.40%
  Italy 1.40%
  Belgium 1.12%
  Croatia 1.12%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.51%
Hewlett-Packard 22.51%
ASUS 15.71%
Acer 14.66%
Lenovo 5.76%
Toshiba 5.76%
GIGABYTE 4.19%
Alienware 2.62%
American Megatrends 1.05%
Compaq 1.05%
Intel 1.05%
Medion 1.05%
Common models
Alienware M14xR2 3.08%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 3.08%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.08%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.08%
ASUSTeK S400CA 2.31%
HP Compaq dx7500 Microtow... 2.31%

About Python Software Foundation

The Python Software Foundation is a non-profit organization devoted to the Python programming language.
Publisher URL: www.python.org/psf

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