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Should I remove SparkleShare?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
United States Rank #42,539
Reach 0.0009%


1.4 69.23%
1.2 7.69%
1.0.0 23.08%


What is SparkleShare?

SparkleShare is open-source client software that provides cloud storage and file synchronization services and uses the version control system Git.

About  (from sparkleshare.org)

SparkleShare creates a special folder on your computer. You can add remotely hosted folders (or "projects") to this folder. These projects will be automatically kept in sync with both the host and all of your peers when someone adds, removes or edits a file. SparkleShare was made to cover certain use cases, but doesn't...  Read more


SparkleShare is a program developed by sparkleshare.org. The most used version is 1.4, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is sparkleshareinviteopener.exe. The software installer includes 101 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 79% of users of SparkleShare come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Singapore.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: sparkleshare.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sparkleshare\msysgit\doc\git\html
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{184950D5-67F6-4D06-9717-7E2F1607A7B0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SparkleShare

Program executable:sparkleshareinviteopener.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\sparkleshare\sparkleshareinviteopener.exe
Additional files:
  • antiword.exe
  • basename.exe
  • bash.exe
  • bison.exe
  • bzip2.exe
  • cat.exe
  • chmod.exe
  • cmp.exe
  • connect.exe
  • cp.exe
  • curl.exe
  • cut.exe
  • date.exe
  • diff.exe
  • dirname.exe
  • dos2unix.exe
  • du.exe
  • env.exe
  • expr.exe
  • false.exe
  • find.exe
  • flex.exe
  • gawk.exe
  • getcp.exe
  • git.exe
  • gpg.exe
  • gpgsplit.exe
  • gpgv.exe
  • grep.exe
  • gunzip.exe
  • head.exe
  • id.exe
  • kill.exe
  • less.exe
  • libapr-0-0.dll
  • libaprutil-0-0.dll
  • libcrypto.dll
  • libcurl-4.dll
  • libexpat-0.dll
  • libgsasl-7.dll
  • libiconv2.dll (by GNU ) - LibIconv (LibIconv: convert between character encodings)
  • libiconv-2.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libiconv: character set conversion library (LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/7 and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • libneon-25.dll
  • libpoppler-7.dll
  • libssl.dll
  • libsvn_client-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_delta-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_diff-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_fs_fs-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_fs-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_ra_dav-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_ra_local-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_ra_svn-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_ra-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_repos-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_subr-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_swig_perl-1-0.dll
  • libsvn_wc-1-0.dll
  • libw11.dll
  • libz.dll

How do I remove SparkleShare?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win XP 8%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.85%
Windows 8 38.46%
Windows XP 7.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 30.77%
Windows 8.1 15.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.69%
Windows 10 Pro Technical ... 7.69%
Windows 7 Enterprise 7.69%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.31%
  Germany 10.34%
  Singapore 3.45%
  France 3.45%
  Switzerland 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.67%
ASUS 25.00%
Acer 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 8.33%
Common models
Dell Precision T1500 10.00%
Dell OptiPlex 990 10.00%
Dell Latitude E5510 10.00%
ASUSTeK K55A 10.00%
Dell Inspiron 7720 10.00%
Dell Inspiron 546 10.00%


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