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Should I remove Desktop Icon für Amazon?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
52% remove it48% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,490
United States Rank #7,841
Reach 0.0560%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.31 days
510.50 days >
Average installed length: 268.23 days


1.0.1 (de) 100.00%

Desktop Icon für Amazon

What is Desktop Icon für Amazon?

Distributed by CHIP.de, the Desktop Icon for Amazon places a simple shortcut to Amazon.com on the user's desktop which opens the default web browser window.


The main program executable is desktopicon-chip-amazon.exe. The setup package is about 808.57 KB (827,974 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.chip.de
Installation folder: C:\Dokumente und Einstellungen\Supervisor\Anwendungsdaten\DesktopIconForAmazon
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\desktopIconForAmazon\desktopicon-chip-amazon.exe uninstall
Estimated size: 808.57 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Desktop Icon für Amazon

Program executable:desktopicon-chip-amazon.exe
Additional files:
  • IconForAmazon.exe (by Microsoft) - WindowsApplication1

How do I remove Desktop Icon für Amazon?

You can uninstall Desktop Icon für Amazon 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 Desktop Icon für Amazon, 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 Desktop Icon für Amazon.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 52%
Keep it 48%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.94%
Windows 10 37.90%
Windows Vista 2.99%
Windows XP 2.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.25%
Windows 8.1 21.04%
Windows 7 Professional 12.20%
Windows 10 Home 7.47%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.65%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.93%
  Germany 26.40%
  United Kingdom 25.02%
  Canada 3.83%
  Italy 1.45%
  Spain 0.54%
  France 0.46%
  Romania 0.23%
  Netherlands 0.23%
  Iran 0.15%
  Malaysia 0.15%
  Taiwan 0.08%
  Dominican Republic 0.08%
  NG 0.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.27%
Dell 20.23%
Acer 19.08%
ASUS 8.96%
Medion 8.67%
Lenovo 5.06%
Samsung 4.48%
Toshiba 4.34%
MSI 1.01%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.84%
ASUS All Series 3.55%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.23%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.90%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.26%


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