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8% remove it92% keep it
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5.6.48 31.40%
5.6.46 8.14%
5.6.44 4.65%
5.5.40 3.49%
5.1.26 13.95%
5.1.18 1.16%
5.0.84 2.33%
5.0.73 15.12%
5.0.64 8.14%
5.0.61 1.16%
5.0.33 10.47%

FolderSizes 5

What is FolderSizes 5?  (from Key Metric Software)

Powerful disk space usage analysis software - fast, intuitive, & network enabled It employs an advanced, multi-threaded file system scanning engine that works against mapped drives, UNC paths, and local devices. FolderSizes can export its disk space analysis reports in a variety of formats, including HTML, XML, and mor...  Read more


FolderSizes 5 is a software program developed by Key Metric Software. The most common release is 5.6.48, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named FolderSizes.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 16.19 MB (16,976,243 bytes). 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 44% of users of FolderSizes 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.foldersizes.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FolderSizes 5\
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{C86F514A-F3BE-4BD7-B75F-372A55558F0D}\fs5-setup-x86.exe /x {C86F514A-F3BE-4BD7-B75F-372A55558F0D}
Estimated size: 16.19 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FolderSizes 5

Program executable:FolderSizes.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\FolderSizes 5\FolderSizes.exe
Additional files:
  • FolderSizes.exe - FolderSizes
  • FSShellExt.dll - FolderSizes Shell Context Menu Extension
  • chartdir50.dll (by Advanced Software Engineering Limited) - ChartDirector (ChartDirector DLL)
  • XCrashReportRU.exe - XCrashReport (XCrashReport.exe)

How do I remove FolderSizes 5?

You can uninstall FolderSizes 5 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 FolderSizes 5, 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 FolderSizes 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.07%
Windows 10 11.63%
Windows XP 8.14%
Windows Vista 1.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 40.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.65%
Windows 7 Professional 16.47%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.24%
Windows 8 Pro 4.71%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.71%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.12%
  Canada 4.90%
  United Kingdom 4.90%
  Netherlands 3.92%
  Germany 3.92%
  South Africa 2.94%
  UA 2.94%
  Australia 2.94%
  Brazil 1.96%
  Switzerland 1.96%
  Greece 1.96%
  IQ 1.96%
  Israel 1.96%
  Iran 1.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.56%
Hewlett-Packard 19.30%
Acer 12.28%
ASUS 12.28%
American Megatrends 5.26%
Alienware 3.51%
Toshiba 3.51%
Intel 3.51%
Medion 1.75%
Samsung 1.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.17%
MSI MS-7592 3.17%
Gigabyte GA-MA785GT-UD3H 3.17%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.17%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 1.59%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.59%


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