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Should I remove Facebook Photo Uploader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
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Global Rank #30,802
United States Rank #24,020
Reach 0.0045%


VersionDistribution 98.88% 1.12%

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Facebook Photo Uploader

What is Facebook Photo Uploader?  (from Facebook)

Send pictures in a batch directly from Windows Explorer, Facebook has become so popular and people like to share their pictures with friends and family, so you need a quick software to upload new photo albums. It works like a batch uploader for Facebook albums. As we are very lazy users, we spent a few hours to make th...  Read more


Facebook Photo Uploader is a program developed by Facebook. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 1.14 MB (1,196,032 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 61% of users of Facebook Photo Uploader come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.facebook.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\facebook\photouploader\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{5DEA8605-517C-4663-A5E9-852B8C999AE0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.14 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Facebook Photo Uploader

  • npfacebookphotouploader.dll - Facebook Photo Uploader (Enables easy upload of photos to Facebook.)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npfacebookphotouploader.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npFacebookPhotoUploader.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • npfacebookphotouploader.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'facebook.com/PhotoUploaderPlugin' with a plugin key of 'facebook.com/PhotoUploaderPlugin'.

How do I remove Facebook Photo Uploader?

You can uninstall Facebook Photo Uploader 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 Photo Uploader, 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 Photo Uploader.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Facebook Photo Uploader you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.45%
Windows Vista 25.00%
Windows XP 2.27%
Windows 10 2.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.32%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 21.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.36%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.68%
Windows 7 Professional 4.55%
Windows 7 Starter 2.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.02% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.02%
  Canada 5.93%
  Israel 4.24%
  United Kingdom 4.24%
  Australia 2.54%
  France 1.69%
  India 1.69%
  Argentina 1.69%
  Philippines 1.69%
  Hong Kong 0.85%
  Chile 0.85%
  TN 0.85%
  Brazil 0.85%
  Thailand 0.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.27%
Hewlett-Packard 24.24%
Acer 15.15%
Toshiba 12.12%
Lenovo 4.55%
Gateway 4.55%
Intel 3.03%
American Megatrends 3.03%
ASUS 1.52%
Sony 1.52%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 5.13%
Gateway DX4200-09 2.56%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.56%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.56%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 2.56%

About Facebook

Facebook, Inc. runs the social networking website Facebook.
Publisher URL: www.facebook.com


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