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Should I remove Duplicate File Detective 5?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,520
United States Rank #17,459
Reach 0.0146%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.79 days
52.71 days >
Average installed length: 27.69 days


5.1.57 8.00%
5.1.52 7.43%
5.0.74 49.14%
5.0.70 25.71%
5.0.68 8.57%
5.0.64 0.57%
5.0.62 0.57%

Duplicate File Detective 5

What is Duplicate File Detective 5?  (from Key Metric Software)

Duplicate File Detective uses state-of-the-art file content analysis technology to show you exactly where your duplicate files are (even when the file names are different). You can search multiple folders, drives, removable storage devices, even network shares - all in a single pass. Then move, zip, or remove duplicate...  Read more


Duplicate File Detective 5 is a software program developed by Key Metric Software. The most common release is 5.0.74, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 18.58 MB (19,486,674 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 41% of users of Duplicate File Detective 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.duplicate-file-detective.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Key Metric Software\Duplicate File Detective 5\
Uninstaller: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{ABF65E47-3E13-49B5-9221-809A49EA8321}\DFD5-Setup.exe /x {ABF65E47-3E13-49B
Estimated size: 18.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Duplicate File Detective 5

  • DFD.exe - Duplicate File Detective
  • old-DFD.exe
  • orgDFD.exe
  • DFDShellContextMenu.dll
  • XCrashReportRU.exe - XCrashReport (XCrashReport.exe)
  • QuickPDF64DLL0816.dll (by Debenu) - Quick PDF Library 64-bit DLL Edition
  • tag.dll

How do I remove Duplicate File Detective 5?

Quickly and completely remove Duplicate File Detective 5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Duplicate File Detective 5 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Duplicate File Detective 5, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 File Detective 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.71%
Windows 8 40.00%
Windows XP 2.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.44%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.54%
Windows 8.1 Pro 17.24%
Windows 7 Professional 10.34%
Windows 8.1 8.62%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 4.60%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.12%
  United Kingdom 5.58%
  India 5.08%
  Canada 4.06%
  Iran 3.55%
  Australia 3.05%
  Sweden 3.05%
  France 2.03%
  Spain 1.52%
  Czech Republic 1.52%
  United Arab Emirates 1.52%
  MA 1.52%
  Belgium 1.52%
  Philippines 1.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.91%
Hewlett-Packard 20.91%
Acer 16.36%
ASUS 15.45%
Lenovo 6.36%
Toshiba 2.73%
Alienware 1.82%
Samsung 1.82%
Medion 1.82%
Sony 0.91%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.34%
Dell XPS 8500 2.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.75%
Alienware M15x 1.83%
ASUSTeK U50F 1.83%
Dell XPS 8700 1.83%


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