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Should I remove Spiceworks Desktop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,405
United States Rank #23,545
Reach 0.0045%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.86 days
84.50 days >
Average installed length: 44.40 days


7.5.00063 1.59%
7.5.00062 3.17%
7.5.00061 3.17%
7.5.00059 7.94%
7.5.00057 3.17%
7.5.00053 4.76%
7.5.00050 3.17%
7.4.0119 9.52%
7.4.0115 1.59%
7.4.0099 4.76%
7.4.00075 20.63%
7.4.00070 14.29%
7.4.00065 6.35%
7.4.00064 4.76%
7.4.00060 3.17%
7.4.00059 7.94%

Spiceworks Desktop


Spiceworks Desktop is a program developed by Spiceworks. The most used version is 7.4.00075, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 installer includes 6 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 61% of users of Spiceworks Desktop come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.spiceworks.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\spiceworks
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Spiceworks\uninst.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Spiceworks Desktop

  • restore_spice.exe - Spiceworks Desktop (Spiceworks Restore Tool)
  • uninst.exe - Spiceworks Desktop Setup
  • nmap-5.61-Spiceworks-setup.exe (by Insecure.org) - Nmap (Nmap installer)
  • reset_password.exe
  • spiceworks_desktop.exe
  • spiceworks_package.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • spiceworks_desktop.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ECB358EF-6E7A-4645-8C16-C70F3D724091}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Spiceworks Desktop?

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

Win 8 59%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 58.73%
Windows 7 39.68%
Windows XP 1.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.98%
Windows 10 Pro 20.63%
Windows 10 Home 12.70%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.52%
Windows 8.1 7.94%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.98%
  United Kingdom 6.10%
  South Africa 2.44%
  Australia 2.44%
  Netherlands 2.44%
  Germany 2.44%
  Canada 2.44%
  Italy 2.44%
  Belgium 1.22%
  France 1.22%
  MM 1.22%
  Mexico 1.22%
  Greece 1.22%
  Austria 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.89%
Dell 22.22%
Lenovo 16.67%
Acer 8.33%
American Megatrends 2.78%
Sony 2.78%
Apple 2.78%
ASUS 2.78%
Toshiba 2.78%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.77%
HP ProBook 4530s 3.85%
Dell OptiPlex 390 1.92%
LENOVO 90BG001YUS 1.92%
LENOVO 10AY008CUS 1.92%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1234 1.92%


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