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Should I remove node.js?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #11,620
United States Rank #11,540
Reach 0.0329%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.69 days
589.19 days >
Average installed length: 309.57 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
0.6.20 77.01%
0.6.19 1.08%
0.6.18 2.17%
0.6.17 5.86%
0.6.16 0.87%
0.6.15 1.08%
0.6.14 1.52%
0.6.13 0.22%
0.6.12 1.08%
0.6.11 0.43%
0.6.10 3.25%
0.6.8 0.22%
0.6.7 1.74%
0.6.6 1.95%
0.6.5 1.08%
0.6.3 0.43%

node.js

What is node.js?

Node.js is a server side software system designed for writing scalable Internet applications, notably web servers. Programs are written on the server side in JavaScript, using event-driven, asynchronous I/O to minimize overhead and maximize scalability. Node.js is a packaged compilation of Google's V8 JavaScript engine, the libUV platform abstraction layer, and a core library, which is itself primarily written in JavaScript.

About  (from Joyent, Inc)

Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications. Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices. Node is similar in desi...  Read more

Overview

The most used version is 0.6.20, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is node.exe. The software installer includes 146 files and is usually about 3.34 MB (3,497,984 bytes). update.js is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: nodejs.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nodejs\node_modules\npm\html\doc
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{BD99B630-E3FF-4DB5-AA19-BC9990021429}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.34 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by node.js

Program executable:node.exe
Name:Node.js
Evented I/O for V8 JavaScript
Path:C:\Program Files\nodejs\node.exe
MD5:14cfd4c084d51264e8fe131b83c93ab8
Additional files:
  • abbrev.js
  • abstract.js
  • adduser.js
  • bin.js
  • block-stream.js
  • bugs.js
  • build.js
  • cache.js
  • cli.js
  • cmd-shim.js
  • collect.js
  • completion.js
  • config.js
  • config-defs.js
  • deprecate.js
  • docs.js
  • edit.js
  • error-handler.js
  • exec.js
  • explore.js
  • faq.js
  • fetch.js
  • file-completion.js
  • find-prefix.js
  • fstream.js
  • get.js
  • help.js
  • help-search.js
  • ini.js
  • init.js
  • install.js
  • installed-deep.js
  • installed-shallow.js
  • lifecycle.js
  • link.js
  • ls.js
  • npm.js
  • npm-cli.js
  • outdated.js
  • output.js
  • owner.js
  • pack.js
  • package.json
  • prefix.js
  • prune.js
  • publish.js
  • read-package-json.js
  • rebuild.js
  • remote-packages.js
  • restart.js
  • root.js
  • run-script.js
  • search.js
  • set.js
  • sha.js
  • star.js
  • start.js
  • stop.js
  • submodule.js
  • substack.js

How do I remove node.js?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#11,620

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.09%
Windows 8 36.09%
Windows XP 2.39%
Windows Server 2003 0.22%
Windows Vista 0.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.21%
Windows 7 Professional 12.88%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.08%
Windows 8.1 8.08%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.24%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.08% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.08%
  United Kingdom 6.01%
  Canada 3.41%
  Germany 3.21%
  Netherlands 3.01%
  Italy 2.81%
  Israel 2.40%
  India 2.40%
  France 2.20%
  Brazil 2.00%
  Japan 1.80%
  Belgium 1.60%
  Spain 1.60%
  Saudi Arabia 1.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.91%
Hewlett-Packard 23.55%
Acer 12.97%
ASUS 10.92%
GIGABYTE 7.51%
Lenovo 6.14%
Toshiba 4.44%
Samsung 3.07%
Intel 2.73%
Apple 1.37%
Medion 1.02%
Sony 0.68%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.95%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.29%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.63%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.97%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.97%
ASUSTeK K55VD 1.97%

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