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Should I remove Facebook Desktop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
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0.85 40.00%
0.84 60.00%

Facebook Desktop


The most common release is 0.84, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named facebook desktop.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 1 files and is usually about 1.51 MB (1,578,534 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 70% of users of Facebook Desktop come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Facebook Desktop\
Uninstaller: msiexec /qb /x {53DC2CE9-CDE5-8B62-CE8B-0E334ACEB7AA}
Estimated size: 1.51 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Facebook Desktop

Program executable:facebook desktop.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\facebook desktop\facebook desktop.exe

How do I remove Facebook Desktop?

You can uninstall Facebook Desktop 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 Facebook Desktop, 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 Facebook Desktop.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

70.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.00%
  Australia 10.00%
  Austria 10.00%
  Germany 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 33.33%
Sony 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L550 33.33%
Sony VGN-FW54M 33.33%
ASUSTeK U52F 33.33%


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