84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove MPLAB XC16 C Compiler?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
Be the first to rate (click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #25,636
United States Rank #30,096
Reach 0.0066%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 68.47 days
645.42 days >
Average installed length: 339.12 days


v1.36 0.76%
v1.33 0.76%
v1.31 0.76%
v1.30 2.29%
v1.26 6.11%
v1.25 11.45%
v1.24 4.58%
v1.23 6.11%
v1.22 0.76%
v1.21 25.19%
v1.20 5.34%
v1.11 27.48%
v1.10 7.63%
v1.00 0.76%

MPLAB XC16 C Compiler


MPLAB XC16 C Compiler is a program developed by Microchip. The most used version is v1.11, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 701.8 KB (718,641 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 31% of users of MPLAB XC16 C Compiler come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Microchip\xc16\v1.10
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Microchip\xc16\v1.10\Uninstall-xc16-v1.10.exe
Estimated size: 701.8 KB

Program filesFiles installed by MPLAB XC16 C Compiler

  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.10.exe - MPLAB XC16 C Compiler
  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.11.exe
  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.21.exe
  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.23.exe
  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.24.exe
  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.25.exe
  • Uninstall-xc16-v1.30.exe

How do I remove MPLAB XC16 C Compiler?

You can uninstall MPLAB XC16 C Compiler 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 MPLAB XC16 C Compiler, 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 MPLAB XC16 C Compiler.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.96%
Windows 10 37.40%
Windows XP 5.34%
Windows Vista 2.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 23.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.27%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.50%
Windows 8.1 7.63%
Windows 10 Home 6.87%
Windows 10 Pro 5.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.25%
  Italy 7.64%
  United Kingdom 6.25%
  Netherlands 4.86%
  Taiwan 3.47%
  France 3.47%
  Australia 2.78%
  Belgium 2.78%
  South Africa 2.08%
  Germany 2.08%
  Thailand 2.08%
  Russia 1.39%
  Brazil 1.39%
  Finland 1.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.99%
Dell 19.54%
ASUS 18.39%
Acer 17.24%
Lenovo 5.75%
Intel 4.60%
Samsung 3.45%
American Megatrends 2.30%
MSI 1.15%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.00%
Dell OptiPlex 3010 2.00%
Acer Aspire E1-571 2.00%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.00%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.00%
Dell Precision M4600 2.00%


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.