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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,956
United States Rank #10,474
Reach 0.0427%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 146.56 days
844.28 days >
Average installed length: 443.60 days


2.002 4.76% 28.78% 6.30% 8.92% 33.65% 3.57% 1.90% 11.89% 0.12%
2.0.0 0.12%

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Dfine 2.0

What is Dfine?  (from Nik Software)

Dfine 2 gives you unprecedented control over exactly how much and where to apply noise reduction. This makes it ultra-easy to eliminate noise in your images while maintaining detail and sharpness, thus improving the quality of every digital photo you take. Dfine 2 is designed to prevent the loss of detail other noise r...  Read more


Dfine 2.0 is a program developed by Nik Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Dfine2.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 13.01 MB (13,640,135 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 35% of users of Dfine come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.niksoftware.com
Help link: niksoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nik software\dfine 2.0 for lightroom
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Nik Software\Dfine 2.0 for Lightroom\Uninstall Dfine 2.0.exe
Estimated size: 13.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Dfine 2.0

Program executable:Dfine2.exe
Name:Dfine 2.0
Path:C:\Program Files\nik software\dfine 2.0 for lightroom\Dfine2.exe
Additional files:
  • Dfine2.exe - Dfine 2.0
  • Uninstall Dfine 2.0.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove Dfine?

You can uninstall Dfine 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 Dfine 2.0, 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 Dfine.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.77%
Windows 10 18.19%
Windows XP 5.35%
Windows Vista 3.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.78%
Windows 7 Professional 14.92%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.37%
Windows 8.1 3.34%
Windows 10 Home 2.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.49%
  Germany 10.91%
  Italy 4.66%
  France 4.13%
  Canada 3.92%
  United Kingdom 3.92%
  Netherlands 2.33%
  Australia 2.12%
  Spain 2.12%
  Belgium 2.01%
  Poland 1.80%
  Sweden 1.59%
  Russia 1.38%
  Austria 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.57%
Hewlett-Packard 20.82%
Acer 17.39%
ASUS 12.13%
Intel 2.52%
Samsung 2.29%
Toshiba 2.06%
Lenovo 1.60%
Medion 0.92%
Sony 0.92%
Alienware 0.69%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.91%
ASUS All Series 3.45%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.96%
Dell XPS 8500 2.96%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.96%
Acer Aspire M5811 2.46%

Publisher URL: www.niksoftware.com


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