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Should I remove Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,817
United States Rank #18,884
Reach 0.0078%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 358.58 days
862.17 days >
Average installed length: 453.00 days


3.1.1 6.54%
3.1.0 11.11%

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Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3

What is Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3?  (from Native Instruments)

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Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3 is a program developed by Native Instruments. The most used version is 3.1.0, with over 13% 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 main program executable is Guitar Rig 3.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 140.56 MB (147,388,449 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 58% of users of Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.native-instruments.com
Help link: www.native-instruments.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Guitar Rig 3
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{E0C041D8-7EFB-4E8C-A20F-651F5AD0B7C1}\Guitar Rig 3 Setup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 140.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3

Program executable:Guitar Rig 3.exe
Name:Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3
Guitar Rig 3
Path:C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Guitar Rig 3\Guitar Rig 3.exe
Additional files:
  • Guitar Rig 3.dll - Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3 (Guitar Rig 3)
  • Guitar Rig 3.exe
  • Rig Kontrol 3 Driver Setup.exe - Rig3 Setup
  • Session IO Driver Setup.exe - Session IO Setup
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Guitar Rig 3.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{2E8D325B-CA47-4B6E-92A2-28E8CA73D049}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3?

You can uninstall Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3 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 Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3, 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 Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.24%
Windows 10 16.99%
Windows Vista 6.54%
Windows XP 5.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.74%
Windows 7 Professional 16.45%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.92%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%
Windows 8.1 3.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.79%
  France 3.52%
  Australia 3.02%
  Germany 3.02%
  Canada 3.02%
  United Kingdom 3.02%
  Argentina 2.51%
  Italy 2.51%
  Sweden 2.01%
  Japan 2.01%
  Belgium 1.51%
  Czech Republic 1.51%
  Finland 1.01%
  Greece 1.01%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.97%
Dell 17.98%
ASUS 14.61%
Hewlett-Packard 12.36%
Toshiba 10.11%
Apple 3.37%
Intel 3.37%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.13%
Dell Dell DXP061 2.08%
ASUS All Series 2.08%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.08%
Dell Inspiron 5720 2.08%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 1.04%

About Native Instruments

Native Instruments is a technology company that develops software and hardware for music production and DJing whos product line include software synthesizers, samplers and effect processors, sound libraries and emulations of acoustic instruments, groove production systems and audio interfaces, as well as various products for computer-based DJing that include DJ software, hardware controllers and specific DJ audio interfaces.
Publisher URL: www.native-instruments.com


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