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8% remove it92% keep it
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Average installed length: 413.33 days


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Fast Duplicate File Finder

What is Fast Duplicate File Finder?  (from MindGems)

Fast Duplicate File Finder will help you find fast all duplicate files in a folder and its sub folders. The applications will compare the content of your files so it will find duplicates even if they are using different file names. It uses fast binary comparison algorithm and has internal preview supporting a lot of im...  Read more


Fast Duplicate File Finder is a software program developed by MindGems. 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 primary executable is named dupfilefinder.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 4.91 MB (5,143,593 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 60% of users of Fast Duplicate File Finder come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mindgems.com/products/Folder-Size/Folder-Size.html
Help link: www.mindgems.com/support/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Fast Duplicate File Finder\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Fast Duplicate File Finder\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Fast Duplicate File Finder

Program executable:dupfilefinder.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\fast duplicate file finder\dupfilefinder.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DupFileFinder.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9ED91B66-2A45-4720-A165-1AEFFACD1AED}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Fast Duplicate File Finder?

You can uninstall Fast Duplicate File Finder 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 Fast Duplicate File Finder, 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 Fast Duplicate File Finder.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.94%
Windows XP 11.35%
Windows 10 9.20%
Windows Vista 9.20%
Windows Server 2003 0.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.75%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.22%
Windows 7 Professional 12.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.80%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.83%
Windows 10 Home 3.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.10%
  United Kingdom 7.45%
  Canada 4.33%
  Australia 2.16%
  Italy 2.16%
  Brazil 1.92%
  Belgium 1.92%
  India 1.92%
  France 1.68%
  Germany 1.68%
  Finland 1.44%
  United Arab Emirates 0.96%
  Spain 0.72%
  Israel 0.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.41%
Hewlett-Packard 20.45%
Toshiba 12.50%
Acer 11.36%
Lenovo 3.98%
American Megatrends 2.84%
Samsung 2.84%
ASUS 2.27%
Intel 1.14%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.50%
Gigabyte GA-890GPA-UD3H 2.50%
Dell Inspiron 5720 1.67%
Dell Inspiron 560 1.67%
Hewlett-Packard p6510f 1.67%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.67%

About (from MindGems, Inc.)

MindGems Inc. develops innovative corporate and end user software products.
Publisher URL: www.mindgems.com


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