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What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #6,594
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 535.70 days


2.1b 100.00%

Duplicate Cleaner 2.1b

What is Duplicate Cleaner?  (from DigitalVolcano)

Duplicate Cleaner is free a tool to assist in cleaning up the contents of their personal hard drive or network. You'd be surprised just how many duplicate files you could find forgotten in an obscure documents folder. Photos, music, Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, videos - you name it, if it appears twice on ...  Read more


Duplicate Cleaner 2.1b is a software program developed by DigitalVolcano. 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 primary executable is named duplicatecleaner.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 1.3 MB (1,368,124 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 59% of users of Duplicate Cleaner come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.digitalvolcano.co.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\duplicate cleaner
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Duplicate Cleaner\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.3 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Duplicate Cleaner 2.1b

Program executable:duplicatecleaner.exe
Name:Duplicate Cleaner
Path:C:\Program Files\duplicate cleaner\duplicatecleaner.exe
Additional files:
  • MD5.dll - MD5 Dynamic Link Library (MD5 Library)
  • DuplicateCleaner_setup.exe - Duplicate Cleaner Free (Duplicate Cleaner Free Setup)
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DuplicateCleaner.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EE009424-CD9C-4F22-8D27-2BE577F199DE}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Duplicate Cleaner?

You can uninstall Duplicate Cleaner 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 Duplicate Cleaner 2.1b, 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 Duplicate Cleaner.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.15%
Windows Vista 10.46%
Windows XP 10.02%
Windows 10 8.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.06%
Windows 7 Professional 13.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.77%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.10%
Windows 10 Home 2.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.36%
  Netherlands 4.79%
  France 4.62%
  United Kingdom 3.86%
  Canada 2.69%
  Germany 2.69%
  Belgium 2.35%
  Taiwan 2.18%
  Italy 1.51%
  Brazil 1.43%
  Australia 1.26%
  Spain 0.67%
  Sweden 0.67%
  Hong Kong 0.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.60%
Hewlett-Packard 24.60%
Acer 14.80%
ASUS 7.20%
Toshiba 7.00%
Intel 4.40%
Lenovo 1.80%
American Megatrends 1.40%
Sahara 0.80%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.14%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.82%
Dell XPS 8300 2.63%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.19%
Acer Aspire 5742 1.75%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.75%

About (from DigitalVolcano)

DigitalVolcano is a small software company based in the UK. We publish several titles for Microsoft Windows, the big two being Duplicate Cleaner and TextCrawler.
Publisher URL: www.digitalvolcano.co.uk


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