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Should I remove Native Instruments Reaktor 5?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,880
United States Rank #5,294
Reach 0.0797%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.71 days
434.01 days >
Average installed length: 228.04 days


VersionDistribution 5.28% 9.74% 11.01% 0.95% 16.93%
5.1.5 1.08%

Typically installed together

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Native Instruments Reaktor 5

What is Native Instruments Reaktor 5?  (from Native Instruments)

REAKTOR 5 opens a universe of sound. It's a deep and powerful modular studio that sets no restrictions on creativity. More than 70 unique synthesizers, sound generators, grooveboxes, sequencers and effects are at your fingertips, with 3000+ more freely available in the Online User Library. Customize existing instrument...  Read more


Native Instruments Reaktor 5 is a program developed by Native Instruments. The most used version is, with over 30% 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 Reaktor5.exe. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 101.46 MB (106,384,747 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 51% of users of Native Instruments Reaktor 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.native-instruments.com
Help link: www.native-instruments.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Reaktor 5
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{DE181BBE-2522-484E-A620-BDCFB298DC87}\Reaktor 5 Setup PC.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 101.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Native Instruments Reaktor 5

Program executable:Reaktor5.exe
Name:Native Instruments Reaktor5
Path:C:\Program Files\Native Instruments\Reaktor 5\Reaktor5.exe
Additional files:
  • Registration Tool.exe - Native Instruments Registration Tool (Registration Tool)
  • Reaktor5 16out.dll - Native Instruments Reaktor5 (Reaktor5)
  • Reaktor5 FX 2x8.dll
  • Reaktor5 FX.dll
  • Reaktor5 FX16x16.dll
  • Reaktor5 FX2x8.dll
  • Reaktor5 Surround.dll
  • Reaktor5.dll
  • Reaktor5.exe
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Reaktor5.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7E582862-51F5-417D-8132-2C97C3877D98}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Native Instruments Reaktor 5?

You can uninstall Native Instruments Reaktor 5 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 Reaktor 5, 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 Reaktor 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.81%
Windows 10 39.69%
Windows XP 1.97%
Windows Vista 1.46%
Windows Server 2003 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.98%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.09%
Windows 7 Professional 11.29%
Windows 8.1 10.52%
Windows 10 Home 10.33%
Windows 10 Pro 5.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.27%
  Germany 6.49%
  France 5.50%
  United Kingdom 5.19%
  Canada 3.79%
  Italy 3.06%
  Netherlands 2.39%
  Australia 1.87%
  Belgium 1.76%
  Sweden 1.61%
  Japan 1.09%
  Argentina 1.04%
  Spain 0.99%
  Norway 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.36%
Dell 18.46%
ASUS 15.77%
Acer 14.25%
Toshiba 6.89%
Lenovo 5.02%
Samsung 3.27%
Intel 1.52%
MSI 1.40%
Alienware 1.17%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.26%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.54%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.36%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.36%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.09%
MSI MS-7758 1.83%

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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