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Should I remove Helix Visual Components?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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172.157.3260 2.50%
172.153.5556 5.00%
172.151.8788 2.50%
171.149.1634 7.50%
152.145.8499 5.00%
152.131.2139 52.50%
151.123.3444 25.00%

Helix Visual Components


Helix Visual Components is a software program developed by Perforce Software. The most common release is 152.131.2139, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named p4merge.exe. The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 82.86 MB (86,884,940 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of Helix Visual Components come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Hong Kong.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.perforce.com
Help link: www.perforce.com/perforce/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Perforce\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{3F558292-1C31-4253-BF9C-0C75131467E6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 82.86 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Helix Visual Components

Program executable:p4merge.exe
Perforce Merge
Path:C:\Program Files\Perforce\p4merge.exe
Additional files:
  • p4admin.exe - Helix Admin (Perforce Admin)
  • p4v.exe - Helix P4V (Helix Visual Client)
  • p4scc.dll - Perforce (Perforce SCC Plugin)
  • icudt53.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuin53.dll (by The ICU Project) - ICU I18N DLL
  • icuuc53.dll - ICU Common DLL
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libeay64.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • ssleay32.dll
  • ssleay64.dll
  • Qt5CoreP4.dll (by The Qt Company Ltd) - Qt5 (C++ application development framework.)
  • Qt5GuiP4.dll (by The Qt Company Ltd)
  • Qt5MultimediaP4.dll
  • Qt5MultimediaWidgetsP4.dll
  • Qt5NetworkP4.dll
  • Qt5OpenGLP4.dll
  • Qt5PositioningP4.dll
  • Qt5PrintSupportP4.dll
  • Qt5QmlP4.dll
  • Qt5QuickP4.dll
  • Qt5SensorsP4.dll
  • Qt5SqlP4.dll
  • Qt5WebChannelP4.dll
  • Qt5WebKitP4.dll
  • Qt5WebKitWidgetsP4.dll
  • Qt5WidgetsP4.dll
  • Qt5XmlP4.dll
  • p4.exe - P4 (Perforce Command-Line Client)
  • p4vc.exe

How do I remove Helix Visual Components?

You can uninstall Helix Visual Components 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 Helix Visual Components, 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 Helix Visual Components.

Win 10 70%
Win 7 (SP1) 30%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 70.00%
Windows 7 30.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 27.50%
Windows 10 Home 17.50%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Enterprise 10.00%
Windows 10 Enterprise 7.50%
Windows 10 Education 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.72% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.72%
  United Kingdom 7.55%
  Hong Kong 3.77%
  France 3.77%
  Japan 3.77%
  Netherlands 3.77%
  Italy 3.77%
  Thailand 1.89%
  Norway 1.89%
  Finland 1.89%
  Sweden 1.89%
  Mexico 1.89%
  Austria 1.89%
  Spain 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.14%
Hewlett-Packard 24.14%
Lenovo 17.24%
MSI 10.34%
ASUS 10.34%
Sony 3.45%
Apple 3.45%
Acer 3.45%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.06%
VAIO Corporation VJS131 3.03%
Apple Inc. MacBookPro11,5 3.03%


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