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2.2.0 10.45%
2.1.0 11.94%
2.0.0 31.34%
1.12.0 46.27%

gvSIG desktop


gvSIG desktop is a software program developed by gvSIG Association. The most common release is 1.12.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named gvsig-desktop.exe. The setup package generally installs about 60 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 27% of users of gvSIG desktop come from Spain, it is also popular in the United States and Colombia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gvsig.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\gvSIG desktop 1.12.0
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\gvSIG desktop 1.12.0\uninstall.exe

Program filesFiles installed by gvSIG desktop

Program executable:gvsig-desktop.exe
Name:gvSIG desktop
Path:C:\Program Files\gvsig desktop 1.12.0\gvsig-desktop.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe
  • gdal18.dll (by OSGeo) - GDAL/OGR (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library)
  • gvsig-package-installer.exe (by (c) 2009-2012 gvSIG Association) - gvSIG package installer (gvSIG package installer 2.0.0)

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Or, you can uninstall gvSIG 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 gvSIG 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 gvSIG desktop.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.19%
Windows 8 26.87%
Windows XP 8.96%
Windows Vista 2.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.88%
Windows 7 Professional 14.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.96%
Windows 8.1 5.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.76% of installs come from Spain
Which countries install it?
  Spain 26.76%
  United States 9.86%
  Colombia 9.86%
  Italy 9.86%
  Brazil 5.63%
  Mexico 5.63%
  Ecuador 4.23%
  United Kingdom 4.23%
  Uruguay 2.82%
  France 2.82%
  Argentina 2.82%
  Czech Republic 2.82%
  Turkey 2.82%
  BO 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.00%
Acer 20.00%
Dell 16.00%
ASUS 16.00%
Lenovo 8.00%
Samsung 8.00%
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Sony VPCEB3A4E 1.89%
Samsung 300V3Z/300V4Z/300... 1.89%


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