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Should I remove DeskSlide?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,281
United States Rank #34,556
Reach 0.0022%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 274.69 days
671.42 days >
Average installed length: 352.78 days


VersionDistribution 86.05% 13.95%

DeskSlide 2.1


DeskSlide 2.1 is a software program developed by George Obada. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named DeskSlide.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 2.07 MB (2,170,774 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 58% of users of DeskSlide come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.deskslide.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DeskSlide\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DeskSlide\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DeskSlide 2.1

Program executable:DeskSlide.exe
DeskSlide Application
Path:C:\Program Files\DeskSlide\DeskSlide.exe
Additional files:
  • DeskSlide.exe - DeskSlide (DeskSlide Application)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • DeskSlide.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DeskSlide' and executes as C:\Program Files\DeskSlide\DeskSlide.exe -logon -hide.

How do I remove DeskSlide?

You can uninstall DeskSlide 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 DeskSlide 2.1, 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 DeskSlide.

Win 7 (SP1) 28%
Win XP 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 30.23%
Windows 10 27.91%
Windows Vista 23.26%
Windows XP 18.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 21.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.05%
Windows 8.1 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.18%
  Germany 9.09%
  Brazil 7.27%
  Italy 7.27%
  Canada 3.64%
  United Kingdom 3.64%
  Australia 1.82%
  DZ 1.82%
  Austria 1.82%
  Estonia 1.82%
  Netherlands 1.82%
  Poland 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.77%
Dell 17.95%
Acer 12.82%
Lenovo 10.26%
Sahara 5.13%
Intel 5.13%
Sony 2.56%
Samsung 2.56%
NEC 2.56%
Gateway 2.56%
American Megatrends 2.56%
Common models
LENOVO 20236 10.53%
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.26%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 5.26%
Acer Aspire E5-773G 5.26%
Sony VPCL231FX 2.63%
Samsung 305E4A/305E5A/305... 2.63%


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