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Should I remove FirestormOS-Release?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,140
United States Rank #24,854
Reach 0.0029%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.63 days
225.12 days >
Average installed length: 118.28 days


VersionDistribution 5.17% 12.07% 3.45% 17.24% 32.76% 15.52% 13.79%



FirestormOS-Release is a program developed by The Phoenix Firestorm Project. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is firestormos-release.exe. The software installer includes 29 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 76% of users of FirestormOS-Release come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.firestormviewer.org
Help link: www.firestormviewer.org/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\firestormos-release
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FirestormOS-Release\uninst.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by FirestormOS-Release

Program executable:firestormos-release.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\firestormos-release\firestormos-release.exe
Additional files:
  • libapr-1.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Apache Portable Runtime Project (Apache Portable Runtime Library)
  • libapriconv-1.dll (by Apache Software Foundation)
  • libaprutil-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime Utility Library
  • libhunspell.dll (by http://hunspell.sourceforge.net/) - Hunspell Dynamic Link Library (libhunspell)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • SLVoice.exe (by Vivox) - Vivox Voice Service
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • vivoxsdk.dll (by Vivox) - Vivox SDK 4.6 (Vivox Communications API)
  • vivoxplatform.dll - VxPlatform (Vivox Platform)
  • libsndfile-1.dll - Soundfile
  • vivoxoal.dll - OpenAL
  • fmodex.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD (FMOD Ex Sound System)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • glod.dll
  • growl.dll
  • growl++.dll
  • openjpeg.dll
  • ortp.dll
  • slplugin.exe
  • summary.json
  • uninst.exe
  • win_crash_logger.exe
  • winmm.dll

How do I remove FirestormOS-Release?

You can uninstall FirestormOS-Release 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 FirestormOS-Release, 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 FirestormOS-Release.

Win 10 69%
Win 7 (SP1) 2%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 68.97%
Windows 7 29.31%
Windows Vista 1.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 50.00%
Windows 10 Pro 13.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.62%
Windows 7 Professional 3.45%
Windows 8.1 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.14%
  United Kingdom 7.95%
  Australia 3.41%
  Brazil 2.27%
  France 2.27%
  Germany 2.27%
  Thailand 1.14%
  Russia 1.14%
  Argentina 1.14%
  Canada 1.14%
  Italy 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.53%
Dell 19.15%
Acer 14.89%
ASUS 14.89%
Lenovo 6.38%
MSI 4.26%
Sony 4.26%
Toshiba 2.13%
Samsung 2.13%
Common models
HP HP 15 Notebook PC 7.84%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 3.92%
O.E.M O.E.M 3.92%
TOSHIBA Satellite L650D 1.96%
Sony VPCF115FM 1.96%
Sony VPCEH1AFX 1.96%


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