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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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FolderShine is a software program developed by Helmsman. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 9.33 MB (9,779,762 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of FolderShine come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.CoolUtils.com/FolderShine
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FolderShine\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FolderShine\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 9.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FolderShine

  • FolderShine.exe (by Sofplicity) - FolderShine
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • axFolderShine.dll
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove FolderShine?

You can uninstall FolderShine 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 FolderShine, 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 FolderShine.

Win 10 50%
Win XP 20%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.00%
Windows 7 30.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 10 Home 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.00%
Windows 10 Pro 10.00%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Windows 10 Pro N 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  United Kingdom 11.11%
  Australia 7.41%
  Canada 3.70%
  Ecuador 3.70%
  Spain 3.70%
  Israel 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 13.33%
Toshiba 13.33%
ASUS 6.67%
Samsung 6.67%
NEC 6.67%
Lenovo 6.67%
Intel 6.67%
Dell 6.67%
Apple 6.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L855D 7.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55D-B 7.14%
Samsung 350V5C/351V5C/354... 7.14%
powerspec4.2k psMCE510 7.14%
MSI MS-7758 7.14%
MSI MS-7699 7.14%


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