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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #18,701
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Folder Size

What is Folder Size?  (from MindGems)

Folder Size FREEWARE will analyze your hard drives and display the file sizes and folder sizes so that you can easily check the distribution of your disk space. The application will display the sizes of the folders and files and also the percentage of the total disk size that they occupy. The neat report can be sorted ...  Read more


Folder Size is a software program developed by MindGems. The primary executable is named foldersize.exe. The setup package is about 3.7 MB (3,880,029 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 40% of users of Folder Size come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

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\Folder Size\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Folder Size\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Folder Size

Program executable:foldersize.exe
Name:Folder Size
Folder Size Freeware
Path:C:\Program Files\folder size\foldersize.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove Folder Size?

You can uninstall Folder Size 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 Folder Size, 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 Folder Size.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.17%
Windows 10 14.84%
Windows XP 6.64%
Windows Vista 2.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.80%
Windows 7 Professional 17.32%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.30%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.94%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.34% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.34%
  France 11.03%
  United Kingdom 6.90%
  Finland 4.83%
  Canada 3.10%
  Belgium 2.76%
  Israel 2.07%
  Netherlands 2.07%
  Germany 2.07%
  Italy 2.07%
  Brazil 1.38%
  Pakistan 1.38%
  Spain 1.38%
  MA 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.43%
ASUS 20.29%
Hewlett-Packard 18.84%
Acer 10.87%
Toshiba 2.90%
Intel 2.17%
American Megatrends 2.17%
Samsung 1.45%
Common models
Gigabyte 965P-DS3 2.63%
Dell XPS 8500 2.63%
ASUSTeK K55VD 2.63%
ASUSTeK K52F 1.75%
ASUSTeK UX31A 1.75%
Dell Inspiron 620 1.75%

About (from MindGems, Inc.)

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

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dunkover a year ago
much as I would like to install it my internet protection program blocks it as a "known source of infection" As my program has proved better than all the other protection programs and kept my PC safe . I wont be installing it.