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HippoEDIT 1.49

What is HippoEDIT?  (from HippoEDIT.com)

HippoEDIT is a powerful, fast and easy to use text editor for Microsoft Windows, primarily targeted at power users and developers. It has a modern and lightweight skinable user interface, multi-tab environment, seamless web and help browser, file and project explorer, external tools integration, and many more features....  Read more


HippoEDIT 1.49 is a program developed by HippoEDIT.com. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is hippoedit.exe. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 9.4 MB (9,858,201 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 79% of users of HippoEDIT come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hippoedit.com
Help link: www.hippoedit.com/support.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HippoEDIT
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\HippoEDIT\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 9.4 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HippoEDIT 1.49

Program executable:hippoedit.exe
Name:HippoEDIT Application
HippoEDIT MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\hippoedit\hippoedit.exe
Additional files:
  • ShellReg.dll - HippoEDIT Shell Extension Module 32 bit (Unicode) (HippoEDIT Shell Registration Module)
  • EditLib.dll - HippoEDIT Source Editor 32 bit (Unicode) (Editor Library MFC Extension)
  • ToolsLib.dll - HippoEDIT Tools Library 32 bit (Unicode) (Tools Library MFC Extension)
  • GuiLib.dll - HippoEDIT GUI Library 32 bit (Unicode) (GUI Library MFC Extension)
  • GuiLibu.dll - GuiLib Dynamic Link Library (Gui Library MFC Extension)
  • EditLibu.dll - HE Source Editor
  • ToolsLibu.dll - Tools Library
  • CrashReport.exe - HippoEDIT Crash Reporting Tool 32 bit (Non-Unicode) (HippoEDIT Crash Reporting Tool)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • ShellReg.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'HippoEDIT' with a class of {B22D427A-8423-4ccb-83E9-58ED62868763}.

How do I remove HippoEDIT?

Quickly and completely remove HippoEDIT 1.49 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall HippoEDIT 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 HippoEDIT 1.49, 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 HippoEDIT.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 8%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.54%
Windows XP 23.08%
Windows Vista 15.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 23.08%
Windows 7 Professional 23.08%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.31%
  United Kingdom 10.34%
  Belgium 3.45%
  Italy 3.45%
  Poland 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Gateway 10.00%
Sony 10.00%
Samsung 10.00%
Sahara 10.00%
Common models
Sony VGN-AW41ZF_B 11.11%
Samsung N130 11.11%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 11.11%
Gigabyte GA-N650SLI-DS4L 11.11%
Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD4P 11.11%
Gateway GT5668E 11.11%


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