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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,814
United States Rank #20,980
Reach 0.0218%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.08 days
32.72 days >
Average installed length: 17.19 days


3.8 0.33%
3.7 1.63%
3.6 5.56%
3.5 16.99%
3.4 20.92%
3.2 18.95%
3.1 24.84%
3.0 0.65%
2.7 1.63%
2.3 0.33%
2.2 7.84%
2.0 0.33%

Duplicate File Remover

What is Duplicate File Remover?  (from Essential Data Tools)

Duplicate File Remover is a powerful tool to locate file duplicates on your computer. It scans the computer and lists duplicate files based on Byte for Byte Comparison, which ensures 100% accuracy. It can find duplicates of any files: text, binary, music, video or images. For multimedia files (MP3, OGG/Vorbis, WMA), th...  Read more


Duplicate File Remover is a program developed by Essential Data Tools. The most used version is 3.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 6.14 MB (6,435,179 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 20% of users of Duplicate File Remover come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.duplicatefileremover.com
Help link: www.essentialdatatools.com/support/?event1=DuplicateFileRemover&event2=Distributive&event3=WebSupport
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Essential Data Tools\Duplicate File Remover\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Essential Data Tools\Duplicate File Remover\UninsHs.exe" /u0={5AFA81C6-6DE9-49b0-B2C1-D53763632D59}
Estimated size: 6.14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Duplicate File Remover

  • DuplicateFileRemover.exe - DuplicateFileRemover (Duplicate File Remover)
  • CommonLibrary.dll - CommonLibrary
  • DfrLibrary.dll
  • server.exe
  • explorer.dll - ExtraBackup (explorer)
  • lcontrol.dll (by RegAll) - LinkControl
  • tcontrol.dll (by Reg ALL) - tabControl (tcontrol)
  • UninsHs.exe (by Han-soft) - UninsHs (Uninstall for InnoSetup by Han-soft)
  • Launcher.exe
  • server_x86_x64.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • w7pb.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Launcher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4665EEAE-CB73-463F-8A5A-438836357CE4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Duplicate File Remover?

Quickly and completely remove Duplicate File Remover 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 Remover 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 Remover, 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 Remover.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.36%
Windows 8 24.84%
Windows XP 8.82%
Windows Vista 0.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 42.95%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.44%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.52%
Windows 7 Professional 7.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.92%
Windows 8.1 3.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.26%
  Iran 17.36%
  Russia 5.14%
  India 5.14%
  France 4.18%
  Canada 3.22%
  United Kingdom 2.89%
  Netherlands 2.57%
  UA 2.57%
  Romania 2.57%
  Italy 2.25%
  Spain 2.25%
  Israel 1.93%
  IQ 1.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.16%
Dell 21.47%
Acer 14.69%
ASUS 14.12%
Intel 3.39%
Lenovo 3.39%
Toshiba 1.69%
American Megatrends 1.69%
Sony 1.69%
MSI 1.13%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.25%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.13%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.34%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.34%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.34%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 2.34%


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