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Should I remove WinShell?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,452
United States Rank #44,142
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3.32 80.52%
3.31 7.79%
3.30 3.90% 2.60% 3.90%
2.5 1.30%

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WinShell is a program developed by Ingo H. de Boer. The most used version is 3.32, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is winshell.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 7.38 MB (7,741,084 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 23% of users of WinShell come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.winshell.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinShell\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WinShell\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.38 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinShell

Program executable:winshell.exe
WinShell for LaTeX
Path:C:\Program Files\winshell\winshell.exe
Additional files:
  • WinShell_de.dll - WinShell (WinShell for LaTeX)
  • WinShell_en.dll - WinShell MFC Application
  • WinShell_es.dll - WinShell Application
  • WinShell_fr.dll
  • WinShell_it.dll
  • WinShell_pl.dll
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • WSU.exe

How do I remove WinShell?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.62%
Windows 8 10.39%
Windows XP 9.09%
Windows Vista 3.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.47%
Windows 7 Professional 24.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.69%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.19%
Windows 8.1 2.60%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.33% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 23.33%
  United States 22.22%
  Germany 12.22%
  Brazil 6.67%
  Poland 4.44%
  India 3.33%
  Spain 3.33%
  Canada 3.33%
  Belgium 2.22%
  Australia 2.22%
  Slovenia 1.11%
  TN 1.11%
  France 1.11%
  Sweden 1.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.75%
Dell 16.67%
Acer 14.58%
Toshiba 12.50%
Sony 12.50%
Lenovo 10.42%
ASUS 6.25%
Compaq 2.08%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.94%
ASUSTeK K53SC 1.47%
TOSHIBA Satellite L550 1.47%
Matsushita Electric Indus... 1.47%
LENOVO 20206 1.47%
HP Compaq 6710b (KE123ET#... 1.47%


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