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Should I remove Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #28,329
United States Rank #24,707
Reach 0.0055%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.20 days
448.50 days >
Average installed length: 235.65 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.2.0.2 1.87%
2.1.2.2 48.60%
2.1.1.1 2.80%
2.1.0.3 41.12%
2.0.7.1 4.67%
2.0.6.3 0.93%

Typically installed together

Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86

What is Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86?  (from drowse)

Mouse gestures allow you to use the mouse to control common Internet Explorer functionality (e.g. go back a page, switch between tabs, close the current tab). Simply hold down the mouse button (usually the right button, but this is fully configurable) and draw a simple shape to invoke the associated action.

Overview

Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86 is a program developed by drowse. The most used version is 2.1.2.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 1.75 MB (1,837,256 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 50% of users of Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86 come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\internet explorer\plugins\drowse
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\Plugins\Drowse\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.75 MB

How do I remove Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86?

Quickly and completely remove Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer (x86) from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86 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 Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer (x86), 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 Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer x86.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#28,329

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.75%
Windows XP 19.63%
Windows 10 10.28%
Windows Vista 9.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 19.63%
Windows 7 Professional 18.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.76%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.41%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.37%
  Japan 11.11%
  Germany 6.67%
  Israel 4.44%
  France 3.70%
  Sweden 2.96%
  Canada 2.22%
  United Kingdom 2.22%
  Taiwan 1.48%
  New Zealand 1.48%
  Netherlands 1.48%
  Czech Republic 1.48%
  Poland 1.48%
  Italy 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.30%
GIGABYTE 13.21%
Hewlett-Packard 13.21%
Toshiba 9.43%
NEC 7.55%
ASUS 7.55%
American Megatrends 7.55%
Acer 5.66%
Lenovo 3.77%
Compaq 1.89%
Gateway 1.89%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.75%
HP ProBook 4530s 2.50%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.50%
Gigabyte EP31-DS3L 2.50%
Dell Studio Hybrid 140g 1.25%
Compaq Evo D510 CMT 1.25%

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