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Should I remove Icinga 2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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2.8.0 33.33%
2.6.3 33.33%
2.0.0.beta1 33.33%

Icinga 2


Icinga 2 is a software program developed by Icinga Development Team. The most common release is 2.8.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named icinga2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 17.61 MB (18,467,136 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 63% of users of Icinga 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\icinga2\sbin
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ICINGA2\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 17.61 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Icinga 2

Program executable:icinga2.exe
Name:Icinga 2
Path:C:\Program Files\icinga2\sbin\icinga2.exe
Additional files:
  • Icinga2SetupAgent.exe - Icinga 2 (Icinga 2 Agent Wizard)
  • icinga-studio.exe - Icinga Studio
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • base.dll
  • checker.dll
  • compat.dll
  • config.dll
  • db_ido.dll
  • db_ido_pgsql.dll
  • icinga.dll
  • livestatus.dll
  • methods.dll
  • mmatch.dll
  • notification.dll
  • perfdata.dll
  • remote.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • icinga2.exe runs as a service named 'Icinga 2' (icinga2) "The Icinga 2 monitoring application".

How do I remove Icinga 2?

You can uninstall Icinga 2 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 Icinga 2, 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 Icinga 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 10 33%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 10 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Pro 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 7 Enterprise 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Germany 12.50%
  Italy 12.50%
  United Kingdom 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 66.67%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Common models
HP ProBook 450 G2 33.33%
Dell Vostro 270 33.33%
Dell Latitude E6440 33.33%


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