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Should I remove Ham Radio Deluxe?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,317
United States Rank #10,758
Reach 0.0202%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.54 days
133.88 days >
Average installed length: 70.35 days


VersionDistribution 0.25% 0.50% 0.25% 3.27% 58.79% 25.38% 1.76% 1.01% 1.51%
5.22 5.03%
5.21 1.76%
5.20 0.50%

Ham Radio Deluxe

What is Ham Radio Deluxe?  (from HRD Software)

Ham Radio Deluxe (HRD) is an integrated suite of software products for amateur radio. The five modules in the suite provide rig control, logging, digital communications, Ham Radio Deluxe Logbook provides QSO logging, DX cluster connectivity, callsign lookup, awards tracking (with integration to LOTW, eQSL, and Ham Rad...  Read more


Ham Radio Deluxe is a program developed by HRD Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 247.63 MB (259,657,028 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 62% of users of Ham Radio Deluxe come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ham-radio-deluxe.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Amateur Radio\Ham Radio Deluxe
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{4DF979D5-464C-4926-AF73-54C1C219F06A}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 Remove -removeonly
Estimated size: 247.63 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Ham Radio Deluxe

  • HRDLogbookCallsignLookup.dll - HRDLogbookCallsignLookup Dynamic Link Library (HRDLogbookCallsignLookup DLL)
  • HRDLogbookInterface.dll - HRDLogbookInterface Dynamic Link Library (HRDLogbookInterface DLL)
  • HRDRotatorDDEClient.dll - HRDRotatorDDEClient Dynamic Link Library (HRDRotatorDDEClient DLL)
  • HRDLogbookSMTP.dll - HRDLogbookClient Dynamic Link Library (SMTP DLHRDLogbook MFC ApplicationL)
  • HRDInterface001.dll - HRDInterface001 Dynamic Link Library (Radio interface using a TCP/IP connection with HRD)
  • HRDMultiMode001.dll - HRDMultiMode001 Dynamic Link Library (Digital Mode Encoder/Decoder)
  • HRDLogbookDLL.dll - LogbookDLL Dynamic Link Library (LogbookDLL DLL)
  • HRDLog001.dll - HRDLog001 Dynamic Link Library (Logbook support)
  • HRDID001.dll - HRDID001 Dynamic Link Library (Video ID Encoder, idea and original code by Dave W1HKJ)
  • HRDSats.dll - HRDSats Dynamic Link Library (HRDSats DLL)
  • Setup2.dll - Setup2 Dynamic Link Library
  • HRDRemoteSvr.exe - HRD Remote COM Port Server (HRDRemoteSvr)
  • HRDSatTrack.exe - HRD Satellite Tracking (HRDSatTrack MFC Application)
  • Digital Master.exe - Digital Master 780
  • HRDLogbook.exe - HRD Logbook (HRDLogbook MFC Application)
  • HRDRotator.exe - HRD Rotator (Rotator MFC Application)
  • Mapper.exe - Mapper
  • HRDDDESatTrackServer.exe (by Simon Brown, HB9DRV) - HRDDDESatTrackServer (HRDDDESatTrackServer MFC Application)

How do I remove Ham Radio Deluxe?

You can uninstall Ham Radio Deluxe 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 Ham Radio Deluxe, 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 Ham Radio Deluxe.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.28%
Windows 10 31.16%
Windows XP 10.30%
Windows Vista 3.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.87%
Windows 7 Professional 13.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.63%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.13%
Windows 10 Home 9.62%
Windows 8.1 7.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.66% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.66%
  United Kingdom 6.36%
  Germany 6.36%
  Italy 4.24%
  France 3.08%
  Netherlands 2.50%
  Canada 2.12%
  Finland 1.16%
  Spain 1.16%
  Sweden 1.16%
  Australia 0.96%
  Belgium 0.77%
  Switzerland 0.77%
  Austria 0.58%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.22%
Hewlett-Packard 25.11%
Acer 13.24%
ASUS 5.02%
Lenovo 5.02%
Toshiba 5.02%
Sahara 2.28%
Intel 1.37%
Sony 1.37%
Gateway 1.37%
American Megatrends 1.37%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.38%
Dell XPS 8500 2.70%
Dell Inspiron 660s 2.70%
MSI MS-7758 2.03%
Sony VPCEB36GX 2.03%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.03%


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