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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,831
United States Rank #31,649
Reach 0.0072%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.43 days
189.55 days >
Average installed length: 99.59 days


3.2 17.86%
3.1 18.57%
3.0 2.86%
2.9 25.00%
2.8 26.43%
2.7 7.14%
2.6 2.14%

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Get Linux


Get Linux is a software program developed by Dev-Fire. The most common release is 2.8, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named get linux.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 2.37 MB (2,485,658 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 45% of users of Get Linux come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: getlinux.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\get linux
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Get Linux\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 2.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Get Linux

Program executable:get linux.exe
Name:Get Linux
Get Linux 3.2
Path:C:\Program Files\get linux\get linux.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - Get Linux (Get Linux 3.1 Setup)

How do I remove Get Linux?

Quickly and completely remove Get Linux 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 Linux 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 Linux, 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 Linux.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.86%
Windows 10 22.86%
Windows XP 8.57%
Windows Vista 0.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.22%
Windows 7 Professional 17.99%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.99%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.63%
Windows 8.1 5.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.03% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 45.03%
  United States 26.49%
  Sweden 2.65%
  France 1.99%
  RS 1.99%
  Italy 1.99%
  United Kingdom 1.99%
  Australia 1.32%
  Mexico 1.32%
  Greece 1.32%
  Austria 1.32%
  Portugal 1.32%
  Poland 1.32%
  LY 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 27.63%
Dell 14.47%
Hewlett-Packard 14.47%
ASUS 7.89%
Lenovo 7.89%
Medion 5.26%
American Megatrends 2.63%
Toshiba 2.63%
Compaq 1.32%
Intel 1.32%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.09%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.06%
HP Compaq dc7600 Small Fo... 2.06%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.06%
Sony VPCYB1S1E 1.03%
Samsung R530/R730 1.03%


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