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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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VersionDistribution 6.25% 6.25% 68.75% 12.50% 6.25%


What is Velocity?  (from Silverlake Software)

Over 150+ API documentation sets are available in Velocity covering some of the most popular languages and API frameworks that you use for everyday development. If you've every seen or used Dash on the Mac then you have a good idea of what Velocity is except for Windows. The very same docsets you use in Dash are avai...  Read more


Velocity is a software program developed by Silverlake Software. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 48 files. The installed file Velocity.Updater.exe 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 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of Velocity come from the United States, it is also popular in Austria and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: velocity.silverlakesoftware.com
Help link: silverlakesoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Silverlake Software LLC\Velocity\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B95C326A-A675-412A-9EBF-F890376CE7D6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Velocity

  • Velocity.CefProcess.exe - Velocity (Velocity.CefProcess)
  • Velocity.exe
  • Velocity.Shared.dll - Velocity.Shared
  • Velocity.Shared.WinDesktop.dll - Velocity.Shared.WinDesktop
  • Velocity.Updater.exe - VelocityUpdater
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • Lucene.Net.Contrib.Analyzers.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - Lucene.Net.Contrib.Analyzers
  • Mindscape.Raygun4Net.dll (by Mindscape) - Mindscape.Raygun4Net4
  • Nito.AsyncEx.Concurrent.dll (by Stephen Cleary) - Nito.AsyncEx Library (Nito.AsyncEx Concurrent Library for .NET 4.5, Windows 8, and Xamarin)
  • Nito.AsyncEx.dll (by Stephen Cleary) - Nito.AsyncEx Library for .NET 4.5, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and Xamarin
  • Nito.AsyncEx.Enlightenment.dll - Nito.AsyncEx Enlightenment for .NET 4.5
  • Xilium.CefGlue.WindowsForms.dll - CefGlue.WindowsForms
  • Xilium.CefGlue.dll (by Xilium Project) - Xilium CefGlue
  • Lucene.Net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - Lucene.Net (Apache Lucene.Net)
  • PCLStorage.Abstractions.dll - PCLStorage (PCLStorage.Abstractions)
  • PCLStorage.dll - PCLStorage.FileSystem.Desktop
  • Autofac.dll (by Autofac Project - http://autofac.org) - Autofac
  • tar-cs.dll (by DC Government) - tar-cs
  • Serilog.dll - Serilog
  • Serilog.FullNetFx.dll - Serilog.FullNetFx

How do I remove Velocity?

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

Win 8 69%
Win 7 (SP1) 31%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 68.75%
Windows 7 31.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 18.75%
Windows 10 Home 18.75%
Windows 10 Pro 12.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Austria 6.67%
  Belgium 3.33%
  Russia 3.33%
  India 3.33%
  BD 3.33%
  Spain 3.33%
  DK 3.33%
  Canada 3.33%
  Italy 3.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
Lenovo 23.08%
Acer 15.38%
Dell 15.38%
Packard Bell 7.69%
MSI 7.69%
Common models
LENOVO 4313CTO 6.67%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1534 6.67%
ASUSTeK G750JW 6.67%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 6.67%
Acer Aspire V5-561P 6.67%


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