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Should I remove Free Excel Viewer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
70% remove it30% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0007%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 124.91 days
364.93 days >
Average installed length: 191.74 days


1.0.0 100.00%

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Free Excel Viewer

What is Free Excel Viewer?

The software uses OutBrowse as well as other download managers that will install potentially unwated software during installation with minimal user consent.

About  (from Media Freeware)

The Free Excel Viewer is the perfect tool for such users. It allows users to view excel files in any version of excel. When excel files are sent to multiple users, not everyone has the need to edit or make changes to the spreadsheet. Many users have the need to only view these files. The Free Excel Viewer is very usefu...  Read more


The primary executable is named Free Excel Viewer.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 16.79 MB (17,610,200 bytes).
  • Delivers various 'optional' bundled software during install
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Free Excel Viewer has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mediafreeware.com/free-excel-viewer.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Media Freeware\Free Excel Viewer\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AE305EFA-F22D-47E9-90C4-88FF9307BC34}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 16.79 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Free Excel Viewer

Program executable:Free Excel Viewer.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Media Freeware\Free Excel Viewer\Free Excel Viewer.exe
Additional files:
  • Free Excel Viewer.exe - WindowsFormsApplication3
  • Helper1.dll
  • Helper2.dll

How do I remove Free Excel Viewer?

You can uninstall Free Excel Viewer 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 Free Excel Viewer, 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 Free Excel Viewer.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 8%
Uninstall it 70%
Keep it 30%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.54%
Windows 10 38.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.46%
Windows 10 Home 23.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.38%
Windows 8.1 15.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate N 7.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.92%
  Australia 7.69%
  Netherlands 7.69%
  Philippines 3.85%
  United Kingdom 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.36%
Dell 18.18%
ASUS 18.18%
Acer 9.09%
Toshiba 9.09%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L675 9.09%
innotek GmbH VirtualBox 9.09%
HP 15 TS Notebook PC 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard CQ5700F 9.09%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 9.09%


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