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Should I remove 7-Zip x64?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #2,091
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 120.88 days


15.14 100.00%

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7-Zip 15.14 x64


7-Zip 15.14 x64 is a program developed by Igor Pavlov. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is 7zfm.exe. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 4.73 MB (4,960,070 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 48% of users of 7-Zip x64 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\7-Zip\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\7-Zip\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by 7-Zip 15.14 x64

Program executable:7zfm.exe
7-Zip File Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\7-zip\7zfm.exe
Additional files:
  • 7z.dll - 7-Zip (7z Plugin)
  • 7z.exe - 7-Zip Console
  • 7z-32bit.dll - 7z Standalone Plugin
  • 7z-64bit.dll
  • 7za.exe - 7-Zip Standalone Console
  • 7zG.exe - 7-Zip GUI
  • 7-zip.dll - 7-Zip Shell Extension
  • 7-zip32.dll
  • 7zr.exe - 7-Zip Reduced Standalone Console
  • Uninstall.exe - 7-Zip Uninstaller

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • 7-zip.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Un-Zip for Windows' with a class of {23170F69-40C1-278A-1000-000100020000}.
  • 7-zip32.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name '7-Zip' with a class of {23170F69-40C1-278A-1000-000100020000}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • 7zFM.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\7-Zip\7zFM.exe'.

How do I remove 7-Zip x64?

You can uninstall 7-Zip x64 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 7-Zip 15.14 (x64), click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 7-Zip x64.

Win 10 79%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 78.90%
Windows 7 21.00%
Windows Vista 0.08%
Windows Server 2003 0.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 40.29%
Windows 10 Pro 25.06%
Windows 7 Professional 7.35%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.34%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.19%
Windows 8.1 3.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.10%
  Germany 10.97%
  Italy 9.86%
  United Kingdom 4.21%
  France 3.70%
  Canada 2.18%
  Netherlands 1.98%
  Spain 1.21%
  Australia 0.97%
  Sweden 0.94%
  Russia 0.83%
  Poland 0.82%
  Brazil 0.77%
  Austria 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.32%
ASUS 17.72%
Dell 15.44%
Acer 15.15%
Lenovo 10.08%
Toshiba 4.23%
Medion 2.85%
Samsung 2.76%
MSI 1.80%
Intel 0.62%
Alienware 0.54%
Common models
ASUS All Series 12.75%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.30%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.93%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.85%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.48%
HP HP Notebook 2.40%

About Igor Pavlov

Igor Pavlov is the creator and the maintainer of the file archiver 7-Zip and its toolset.
Publisher URL: www.7-zip.org


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