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Should I remove WinPrefetchView?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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1.31 33.33%
1.15 33.33%
1.10 33.33%

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What is WinPrefetchView?  (from NirSoft)

Each time that you run an application in your system, a Prefetch file which contains information about the files loaded by the application is created by Windows operating system. The information in the Prefetch file is used for optimizing the loading time of the application in the next time that you run it. WinPrefetch...  Read more


WinPrefetchView is a software program developed by NirSoft. The most common release is 1.31, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named WinPrefetchView.exe. The setup package generally installs about 1 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows XP. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nirsoft.net/utils/win_prefetch_view.html
Installation folder: C:\Zip Programs\WinPrefetchView
Uninstaller: C:\Windows\zipinst.exe /uninst "C:\Zip Programs\WinPrefetchView\uninst1~.nsu"

Program filesFiles installed by WinPrefetchView

Program executable:WinPrefetchView.exe
Path:C:\Zip Programs\WinPrefetchView\WinPrefetchView.exe
  • WinPrefetchView.exe - WinPrefetchView

How do I remove WinPrefetchView?

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

Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Win 8 33%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 33.33%
Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 8 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%
Windows 8.1 33.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 50.00%
Dell 50.00%
Common models
Dell Studio 1735 33.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 33.33%

About (from NirSoft)

NirSoft web site provides a unique collection of small and useful freeware utilities, all of them developed by Nir Sofer.
Publisher URL: www.nirsoft.net


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