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1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 7.14% 10.71% 25.00% 17.86% 8.93% 16.07% 3.57% 7.14% 3.57%

Brain Explorer 2


Brain Explorer 2 is a program developed by Allen Institute. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 2.6 MB (2,721,280 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 47% of users of Brain Explorer 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\allen institute\brain explorer 2
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{27B05C50-D121-4C1A-A7D5-4CDBC64B0035}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.6 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Brain Explorer 2

  • brainexplorer2.exe - Brain Explorer 2

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • brainexplorer2.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{6F2CE339-9735-46DE-AF3B-AC42756CA4EE}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Brain Explorer 2?

Quickly and completely remove Brain Explorer 2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Brain Explorer 2 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 Brain Explorer 2, 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 Brain Explorer 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.36%
Windows 8 33.93%
Windows XP 5.36%
Windows Vista 5.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 8.1 16.07%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.36%
Windows 10 Home 5.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.06%
  Germany 5.88%
  Netherlands 4.41%
  France 4.41%
  Israel 2.94%
  United Kingdom 2.94%
  Italy 2.94%
  RS 2.94%
  India 2.94%
  Sweden 2.94%
  Spain 2.94%
  Chile 1.47%
  Hungary 1.47%
  Ireland 1.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.93%
Dell 16.28%
Lenovo 16.28%
ASUS 11.63%
Toshiba 11.63%
MSI 6.98%
Acer 6.98%
Samsung 4.65%
Alienware 2.33%
Sahara 2.33%
Common models
LENOVO 20217 3.92%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.92%
ASUSTeK K55VD 1.96%
Sony VPCEH15EN 1.96%
Samsung 870Z5E/880Z5E/680... 1.96%


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