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Should I remove Etcher?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,056
United States Rank #22,125
Reach 0.0059%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.29 days
100.12 days >
Average installed length: 52.61 days


v1.0.0-rc.5 2.56%
v1.0.0-rc.4 6.84%
v1.0.0-rc.3 3.42%
v1.0.0-rc.2 0.00%
v1.0.0-beta.7 0.85%
v1.0.0-beta.3 0.85%
v1.0.0-beta.19 15.38%
v1.0.0-beta.18 15.38%
v1.0.0-beta.17 17.95%
v1.0.0-beta.16 3.42%
v1.0.0-beta.15 1.71%
v1.0.0-beta.14 0.85%
v1.0.0-beta.13 0.85%
v1.0.0-beta.12 0.85%
v1.0.0-beta.11 0.85%
v1.0.0-beta.10 1.71%
v1.0.0 22.22%
0.0.1 4.27%



Etcher is a software program developed by Resin.io. The most common release is v1.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 12 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of Etcher come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\etcher
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Etcher\Uninstall Etcher.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Etcher

  • Etcher.exe - Etcher -- An image flasher with support for Windows, OS X and GNU/Linux. (Etcher)
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • node.dll (by Node.js) - Node.js (Node.js: Server-side JavaScript)
  • ffmpeg.dll
  • Uninstall Etcher.exe

How do I remove Etcher?

You can uninstall Etcher 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 Etcher, 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 Etcher.

Win 10 81%
Win 7 (SP1) 19%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 80.51%
Windows 7 19.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 37.07%
Windows 10 Home 34.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.90%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.03%
Windows 7 Professional 4.31%
Windows 10 Enterprise 2.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.19%
  Netherlands 10.39%
  Germany 7.14%
  United Kingdom 5.19%
  France 3.90%
  Italy 3.90%
  Austria 1.95%
  DK 1.95%
  Ireland 1.30%
  South Africa 1.30%
  Australia 0.65%
  Belgium 0.65%
  Brazil 0.65%
  Canada 0.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.56%
Dell 21.05%
Hewlett-Packard 15.79%
ASUS 12.28%
Lenovo 7.02%
Medion 3.51%
Toshiba 3.51%
Intel 1.75%
Alienware 1.75%
American Megatrends 1.75%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.70%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 2.47%
HP EliteBook 8560w 2.47%
MSI MS-7821 2.47%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 1.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite P75-A 1.23%


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