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Should I remove Dell Software Uninstall?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,054
United States Rank #12,496
Reach 0.0090%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.12 days
468.82 days >
Average installed length: 246.33 days

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Dell Software Uninstall


Dell Software Uninstall is a software program developed by Dell. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 10.93 MB (11,462,185 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 88% of users of Dell Software Uninstall come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dell_HostCD\Install\x64\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Dell_HostCD\install\x64\installgui.exe /U
Estimated size: 10.93 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dell Software Uninstall

  • Engine.dll - Install Engine
  • installgui.exe - Install GUI
  • Uninstall.exe - Setup Launcher

How do I remove Dell Software Uninstall?

You can uninstall Dell Software Uninstall 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 Dell Software Uninstall, 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 Dell Software Uninstall.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.06%
Windows 10 20.79%
Windows XP 17.98%
Windows Vista 6.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 25.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.97%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.82%
Windows 10 Home 8.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.32%
Windows 8.1 5.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.50%
  Canada 3.57%
  United Kingdom 3.21%
  Netherlands 1.07%
  Belgium 0.71%
  Sweden 0.71%
  Romania 0.71%
  Czech Republic 0.71%
  Ireland 0.71%
  France 0.36%
  Australia 0.36%
  United Arab Emirates 0.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 61.84%
Hewlett-Packard 15.13%
Lenovo 5.26%
Acer 5.26%
ASUS 3.95%
Toshiba 3.29%
Intel 1.32%
Samsung 1.32%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 755 3.20%
Dell OptiPlex 390 3.20%
Dell Latitude D630 3.20%
Dell Inspiron 7520 1.60%
Dell Dell DM061 1.60%
Dell OptiPlex 740 1.60%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com


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