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Should I remove IrfanView 64?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,992
United States Rank #3,019
Reach 0.1964%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.05 days
266.98 days >
Average installed length: 140.28 days


4.42 50.22%
4.41 23.69%
4.40 26.09%

IrfanView 64


IrfanView 64 is a program developed by Irfan Skiljan. The most used version is 4.42, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is i_view64.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 24.49 MB (25,674,829 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 48% of users of IrfanView 64 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\irfanview
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\IrfanView\iv_uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 24.49 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IrfanView 64

Program executable:i_view64.exe
Name:IrfanView 64-bit
Path:C:\Program Files\irfanview\i_view64.exe
Additional files:
  • i_view32.exe - IrfanView 32-bit
  • iv_uninstall.exe - IrfanView Uninstaller

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • i_view32.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C8122A52-FD49-4CAD-B18F-EB0FA4D348DB}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • i_view32.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\IrfanView\i_view32.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.72 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002226334%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00014446%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007817%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:41,224
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:284 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove IrfanView 64?

You can uninstall IrfanView 64 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 IrfanView 64 (remove only), 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 IrfanView 64.

Win 10 78%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 78.19%
Windows 7 21.71%
Windows Vista 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 42.91%
Windows 10 Pro 24.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.46%
Windows 7 Professional 7.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.82%
Windows 8.1 4.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.60%
  Germany 18.89%
  Italy 5.86%
  Netherlands 3.86%
  United Kingdom 3.31%
  France 2.10%
  Poland 2.04%
  Canada 1.95%
  Australia 1.23%
  Austria 1.15%
  Spain 0.96%
  Switzerland 0.93%
  Czech Republic 0.85%
  Finland 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.43%
Acer 17.50%
Dell 15.96%
ASUS 13.47%
Lenovo 9.54%
Medion 6.56%
Toshiba 4.70%
MSI 1.58%
Samsung 1.58%
Alienware 0.81%
Intel 0.72%
Common models
ASUS All Series 13.96%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.65%
Dell Inspiron 3847 2.41%
Dell XPS 8700 2.41%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.17%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.05%


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