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Should I remove Get Dropbox?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,028
United States Rank #4,960
Reach 0.0421%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.38 days
8.35 days >
Average installed length: 4.39 days


VersionDistribution 4.72% 90.05% 5.23%

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Get Dropbox


Get Dropbox is a software program developed by Dropbox. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 2.03 MB (2,127,872 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 88% of users of Get Dropbox come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dropbox\dropboxoem
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{597A58EC-42D6-4940-8739-FB94491B013C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.03 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Get Dropbox

  • wpfanimatedgif.dll (by Thomas Levesque) - WpfAnimatedGif
  • dropboxoem.exe - DropboxOEM
  • sharpbits.base.dll (by xidar solutions) - SharpBITS
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (Apache log4net for .NET Framework 4.0)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • ledger.dll
  • dropboxoem.resources.dll
  • msvcp120.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2013 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr120.dll (by Microsoft)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • dropboxoem.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DropboxOEM.

How do I remove Get Dropbox?

Quickly and completely remove Get Dropbox from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Get Dropbox 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Get Dropbox, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Get Dropbox.

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.55%
  United Kingdom 3.59%
  Australia 2.43%
  Belgium 1.05%
  France 1.05%
  Mexico 0.53%
  New Zealand 0.53%
  Ireland 0.53%
  Spain 0.42%
  Portugal 0.32%
  Japan 0.21%
  Netherlands 0.21%
  Germany 0.21%
  Dominican Republic 0.11%

About Dropbox

Dropbox is a Web-based file hosting service operated by Dropbox, Inc.
Publisher URL: www.dropbox.com


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