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Should I remove MSYS2 64bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,243
United States Rank #21,271
Reach 0.0051%


20180531 3.03%
20170918 2.02%
20161025 52.53%
20160921 4.04%
20160205 13.13%
20150916 13.13%
20150512 7.07%
20150202 5.05%

MSYS2 64bit


MSYS2 64bit is a program developed by The MSYS2 Developers. The most used version is 20161025, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is maintenancetool.exe. The software installer includes 4 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 66% of users of MSYS2 64bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\msys64
Uninstaller: C:\msys64\maintenancetool.exe

Program filesFiles installed by MSYS2 64bit

Program executable:maintenancetool.exe
Additional files:
  • mingw32.exe - MSYS2 (MSYS2 MINGW32 shell launcher)
  • mingw64.exe - MSYS2 MINGW64 shell launcher
  • msys2.exe - MSYS2 MSYS shell launcher

How do I remove MSYS2 64bit?

Quickly and completely remove MSYS2 64bit from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall MSYS2 64bit 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 MSYS2 64bit, 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 MSYS2 64bit.

Win 8 76%
Win 7 (SP1) 24%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 75.76%
Windows 7 24.24%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 36.36%
Windows 10 Home 22.22%
Windows 7 Professional 14.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.07%
Windows 8.1 4.04%
Windows 10 Pro Insider Pr... 4.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.71%
  Italy 5.00%
  Netherlands 4.29%
  United Kingdom 4.29%
  France 2.86%
  Spain 2.14%
  Poland 2.14%
  Indonesia 1.43%
  Japan 1.43%
  Germany 1.43%
  Singapore 0.71%
  UA 0.71%
  Switzerland 0.71%
  Finland 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.23%
Hewlett-Packard 24.59%
Lenovo 18.03%
ASUS 11.48%
Toshiba 6.56%
Apple 3.28%
Acer 3.28%
American Megatrends 1.64%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.65%
HP EliteBook 8560w 2.33%
Wacom Co.,Ltd Cintiq Comp... 1.16%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755D-A... 1.16%


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