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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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3.0.1 5.88%
2.8.3 11.76%
2.8.2 5.88%
2.8.0 5.88%
2.7.3 5.88%
2.4.2 5.88%
2.4.1 5.88%
2.3.2 5.88%
2.1.0 11.76%
2.0.1 5.88%
1.1.3 29.41%

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SnapGene is a program developed by GSL Biotech. The most used version is 1.1.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is snapgene.exe. The software installer includes 58 files and is usually about 28.78 MB (30,179,748 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 50% of users of SnapGene come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: gslbiotech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SnapGene
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SnapGene\Uninstall.exe" /S
Estimated size: 28.78 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SnapGene

Program executable:snapgene.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\snapgene\snapgene.exe
Additional files:
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libssl32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • ksapi32.dll (by Sassafras Software) - Sassafras K2 (KeyServer API Library for Windows (32-bit))
  • QtHelp4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Help (Help application framework.)
  • phonon4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • qca2.dll - qca
  • QtCLucene4.dll
  • QtCore4.dll
  • QtGui4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtSql4.dll
  • QtSvg4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • QtXmlPatterns4.dll
  • CrashReporter.exe
  • qntp.dll
  • QtSolutions_SingleApplication-2.6.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove SnapGene?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 6%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.71%
Windows 8 35.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.53%
Windows 10 Home 11.76%
Windows 10 Home Insider P... 5.88%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.88%
Windows 10 Pro 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Italy 11.54%
  United Kingdom 11.54%
  Canada 3.85%
  Malaysia 3.85%
  Chile 3.85%
  Austria 3.85%
  Netherlands 3.85%
  China 3.85%
  Germany 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 17.65%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
Samsung 17.65%
Acer 17.65%
Sony 11.76%
ASUS 11.76%
Toshiba 5.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 11.76%
Samsung R439 5.88%
Notebook P370SM ... 5.88%
TOSHIBA Satellite S75t-A 5.88%
Sony VPCEB11FD 5.88%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.88%


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