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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,857
United States Rank #10,019
Reach 0.0369%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.39 days
867.08 days >
Average installed length: 455.58 days


3.5.1 100.00%

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FileZilla Client 3.5.1

What is FileZilla Client?

FileZilla is free and cross-platform FTP software, consisting of FileZilla Client and FileZilla Server. FileZilla Server supports FTP and FTPS (FTP over SSL/TLS).

About  (from FileZilla Project)

FileZilla Client is a fast and reliable cross-platform FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with lots of useful features and an intuitive graphical user interface.


The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is filezilla.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 9.46 MB (9,922,478 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: filezilla-project.org/download.php
Help link: filezilla-project.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FileZilla FTP Client
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\FileZilla FTP Client\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 9.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FileZilla Client 3.5.1

Program executable:filezilla.exe
FileZilla FTP Client
Path:C:\Program Files\filezilla ftp client\filezilla.exe
Additional files:
  • fzputtygen.exe - FileZilla (SFTP module for FileZilla based on PuTTY's psftp component)
  • fzsftp.exe
  • uninstall.exe - FileZilla FTP Client
  • fzshellext.dll - fzshellext Dynamic Link Library
  • fzshellext_64.dll
  • mingwm10.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • filezilla.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\FileZilla FTP Client\filezilla.exe'.

How do I remove FileZilla Client?

You can uninstall FileZilla Client 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 FileZilla Client 3.5.1, 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 FileZilla Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.03%
Windows XP 11.83%
Windows Vista 6.19%
Windows 10 4.95%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.18%
Windows 7 Professional 21.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.96%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.63%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.02%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.84% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.84%
  France 9.31%
  Germany 7.36%
  United Kingdom 4.02%
  Taiwan 3.45%
  Italy 3.10%
  Netherlands 2.41%
  Canada 1.95%
  Brazil 1.84%
  Belgium 1.84%
  Spain 1.61%
  Sweden 1.49%
  Australia 1.38%
  Finland 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.93%
Hewlett-Packard 28.27%
Acer 14.25%
ASUS 6.41%
Samsung 2.85%
American Megatrends 2.38%
Intel 2.14%
Toshiba 2.14%
Lenovo 0.71%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.12%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.10%
Dell Latitude E6420 3.06%
Dell XPS 8300 3.06%
Dell OptiPlex 790 2.55%
Dell OptiPlex 990 2.04%

About FileZilla Project

FileZilla is free FTP application, consisting of FileZilla Client and FileZilla Server.
Publisher URL: filezilla-project.org


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