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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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Average installed length: 330.58 days


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HFSExplorer 0.21


HFSExplorer 0.21 is a software program developed by Catacombae Software. The primary executable is named hfsexplorer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 2.76 MB (2,898,974 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 49% of users of HFSExplorer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: hem.bredband.net/catacombae
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hfsexplorer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\HFSExplorer\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 2.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HFSExplorer 0.21

Program executable:hfsexplorer.exe
Name:HFSExplorer: A tool for accessing HFS/HFS+/HFSX hard drives and disk images.
Path:C:\Program Files\hfsexplorer\hfsexplorer.exe
Additional files:
  • msvcr100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET
  • runfsb_vista.vbs
  • uninst.exe

How do I remove HFSExplorer?

You can uninstall HFSExplorer 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 HFSExplorer 0.21, 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 HFSExplorer.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.99%
Windows 10 29.15%
Windows XP 4.15%
Windows Vista 2.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.65%
Windows 7 Professional 16.74%
Windows 8.1 7.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.34%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.16%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.76%
  United Kingdom 5.94%
  France 5.87%
  Germany 4.29%
  Canada 4.06%
  Australia 3.84%
  Italy 3.16%
  Belgium 1.88%
  Netherlands 1.50%
  Japan 1.28%
  Spain 1.13%
  South Africa 0.98%
  Austria 0.90%
  India 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.93%
Hewlett-Packard 19.35%
ASUS 15.61%
Acer 13.17%
Lenovo 4.72%
Toshiba 4.07%
Samsung 2.93%
Intel 1.95%
Apple 1.46%
MSI 1.46%
Alienware 1.14%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.65%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.26%
ASUS All Series 2.71%
Dell XPS 8300 2.33%
ASUSTeK N56VZ 1.94%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.94%


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