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Should I remove IconsExtract?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #41,761
United States Rank #45,518
Reach 0.0022%


1.47 6.82%
1.46 65.91%
1.45 15.91%
1.44 2.27%
1.43 2.27%
1.42 6.82%

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What is IconsExtract?  (from NirSoft)

The IconsExtract utility scans the files and folders on your computer, and extract the icons and cursors stored in EXE, DLL, OCX, CPL, and in other file types. You can save the extracted icons to ICO files (or CUR files for cursors), or copy the image of a single icon into the clipboard.


IconsExtract is a software program developed by NirSoft. The most common release is 1.46, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named iconsext.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 35% of users of IconsExtract come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nirsoft.net/utils/iconsext.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IconsExtract
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\zipinst.exe /uninst "C:\Program Files\IconsExtract\uninst1~.nsu"

Program filesFiles installed by IconsExtract

Program executable:iconsext.exe
Icons Extractor
Path:C:\Program Files\IconsExtract\iconsext.exe

How do I remove IconsExtract?

You can uninstall IconsExtract 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 IconsExtract, 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 IconsExtract.

Win XP 36%
Win 7 5%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 38.64%
Windows XP 36.36%
Windows Vista 13.64%
Windows 10 11.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 37.21%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.28%
Windows 7 Professional 11.63%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.30%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.98%
Windows 10 Home 4.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.29%
  France 7.84%
  Germany 7.84%
  Greece 5.88%
  United Kingdom 5.88%
  Belgium 3.92%
  Australia 3.92%
  Netherlands 3.92%
  DK 3.92%
  Canada 3.92%
  Hungary 3.92%
  Brazil 1.96%
  GE 1.96%
  Austria 1.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.58%
Dell 15.79%
American Megatrends 13.16%
ASUS 10.53%
Acer 7.89%
Sony 2.63%
Sahara 2.63%
Toshiba 2.63%
Packard Bell 2.63%
Intel 2.63%
Alienware 2.63%
Common models
HP ProBook 6460b 3.23%
Gigabyte GA-MA69VM-S2 3.23%
Dell Inspiron 9300 3.23%
Alienware M17x 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite L670 3.23%
Hewlett-Packard p6655be 3.23%

About (from NirSoft)

NirSoft web site provides a unique collection of small and useful freeware utilities, all of them developed by Nir Sofer.
Publisher URL: www.nirsoft.net


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