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7% remove it93% keep it
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1.71 L 12.86% 31.43% 7.14%
1.7 L 25.00%
1.65 L 12.14%
1.6 L 2.14%
1.5 L 1.43%
1.4 0.71%
1.3 0.71%
1.1 2.86%
1.0 3.57%

xplorer² lite

What is xplorer² lite?  (from Zabkat)

Xplorer2 Lite is a free version of xplorer2, a tabbed dual-pane windows explorer replacement with integrated quick previewer. Compared to the professional version it lacks customizability and the search command. All the shell goodies from windows explorer — none of the hassle! The free lightweight version of xplorer² o...  Read more


xplorer² lite is a software program developed by Zabkat. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named xplorer2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 1.62 MB (1,700,786 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 57% of users of xplorer² lite come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.zabkat.com
Help link: www.zabkat.com/support_x2.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\zabkat\xplorer2_lite
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\zabkat\xplorer2_lite\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 1.62 MB

Program filesFiles installed by xplorer² lite

Program executable:xplorer2.exe
x2 - explorer replacement
Path:C:\Program Files\zabkat\xplorer2_lite\xplorer2.exe
Additional files:
  • xplorer2_lite.exe - x2 (x2 - explorer replacement)
  • x2SettingsEditor.exe - xplorer2 registry settings editor
  • editor2.exe (by ZabaraKatranemia Plc) - editor² (ed2 - Lightweight notepad replacement)
  • Uninstall.exe - xplorer2 lite installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • xplorer2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\zabkat\xplorer2_lite\xplorer2.exe'.

How do I remove xplorer² lite?

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Or, you can uninstall xplorer² lite 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 xplorer² lite, 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 xplorer² lite.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 46.43%
Windows XP 27.86%
Windows Vista 16.43%
Windows 8 9.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.14%
Windows 7 Professional 13.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Windows 8.1 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.59%
  Canada 7.69%
  United Kingdom 6.59%
  France 6.04%
  Germany 2.75%
  Mexico 1.65%
  Austria 1.65%
  Netherlands 1.65%
  Brazil 1.65%
  Argentina 1.65%
  Italy 1.65%
  Australia 1.10%
  Israel 1.10%
  India 1.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.21%
Hewlett-Packard 20.22%
Acer 19.10%
American Megatrends 6.74%
Intel 4.49%
Lenovo 4.49%
ASUS 3.37%
Toshiba 1.12%
Sony 1.12%
Samsung 1.12%
Common models
HP Compaq dc7900 Converti... 2.13%
INTEL DG31PR 1.06%
HP-Pavilion NY428AA-ABA p... 1.06%
HP Pavilion 061 RH948AA-U... 1.06%
HP G71 Notebook PC 1.06%
HP Compaq dc7600 Converti... 1.06%


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