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Average installed length: 132.21 days


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Ethereal 0.99.0


Ethereal 0.99.0 is a software program developed by The Ethereal developer community. The primary executable is named ethereal.exe. The setup package generally installs about 29 files and is usually about 52.24 MB (54,778,177 bytes). The program uses the GLib GNOME library. 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 35% of users of Ethereal come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ethereal.com
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ethereal
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ethereal\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 52.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ethereal 0.99.0

Program executable:ethereal.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\ethereal\ethereal.exe
Additional files:
  • tethereal.exe - Tethereal
  • text2pcap.exe - Text2pcap
  • capinfos.exe - Capinfos
  • libethereal.dll - Ethereal (Ethereal dissector library)
  • mergecap.exe - Mergecap
  • wiretap-0.3.dll - Ethereal capture file library
  • dumpcap.exe - Dumpcap
  • editcap.exe - Editcap
  • adns_dll.dll (by Jgaa's Internet www.jgaa.com) - GNU adns (adns resolver library)
  • ethereal-setup-0.99.0.exe
  • iconv.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libiconv: character set conversion library (LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • intl.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libintl: accessing NLS message catalogs (LGPLed libintl for Windows NT/2000/XP and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • libatk-1.0-0.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - atk
  • libgdk_pixbuf-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community) - GTK+ (GIMP Toolkit)
  • libgdk-0.dll (by The GTk+ developer community) - GTk+ (GIMP Drawing Kit)
  • libgdk-win32-2.0-0.dll (by The GTK developer community)
  • libglib-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GLib
  • libgmodule-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GModule
  • libgobject-2.0-0.dll - GObject
  • libgtk-0.dll (by The GTk+ developer community) - GTK
  • libgtk-win32-2.0-0.dll
  • libpango-1.0-0.dll (by Red Hat Software) - Pango
  • libpangowin32-1.0-0.dll (by Red Hat Software) - PangoWin32
  • nppdf32.dll (by Adobe Systems) - Adobe Acrobat (Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.4)
  • pcre.dll (by GnuWin32 ) - Pcre (Pcre: a grep with Perl-compatible regular expressions)
  • uninstall.exe
  • WinPcap_3_1.exe (by CACE Technologies) - WinPcap 3.1 (WinPcap 3.1 installer)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

How do I remove Ethereal?

Quickly and completely remove Ethereal 0.99.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Ethereal 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 Ethereal 0.99.0, 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 Ethereal.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.17%
Windows XP 18.27%
Windows 8 17.79%
Windows Vista 5.77%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.21%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.99%
Windows 7 Professional 10.19%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.85%
Windows 8.1 4.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.47%
  France 10.26%
  Germany 7.69%
  Spain 6.84%
  Canada 5.56%
  Mexico 3.85%
  Italy 2.56%
  United Kingdom 2.14%
  Netherlands 1.71%
  Belgium 1.28%
  MA 1.28%
  Peru 1.28%
  Austria 0.85%
  Australia 0.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.05%
Dell 24.59%
Acer 13.11%
ASUS 7.38%
Toshiba 7.38%
Samsung 6.56%
Lenovo 3.28%
American Megatrends 2.46%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.86%
Dell Latitude D630 1.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.90%
Dell Latitude E5430 non-v... 1.90%
Samsung QX310/QX410/QX510... 1.90%


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