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Should I remove NirSoft BlueScreenView?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,415
United States Rank #3,238
Reach 0.1641%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.70 days
492.68 days >
Average installed length: 258.86 days

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NirSoft BlueScreenView

What is NirSoft BlueScreenView?  (from NirSoft)

BlueScreenView scans all your minidump files created during 'blue screen of death' crashes, and displays the information about all crashes in one table. For each crash, BlueScreenView displays the minidump filename, the date/time of the crash, the basic crash information displayed in the blue screen (Bug Check Code and...  Read more


NirSoft BlueScreenView is a program developed by NirSoft. 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 BlueScreenView.exe. The software installer includes 45 files and is usually about 1.51 MB (1,579,279 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 NirSoft BlueScreenView come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nirsoft.net/utils/blue_screen_view.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NirSoft\BlueScreenView
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NirSoft\BlueScreenView\uninst.exe"
Estimated size: 1.51 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NirSoft BlueScreenView

Program executable:BlueScreenView.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\NirSoft\BlueScreenView\BlueScreenView.exe
Additional files:
  • BlueScreenView.exe - BlueScreenView
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • BlueScreenView.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{993F9E9C-A627-4A23-93B0-904AE173F57B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove NirSoft BlueScreenView?

You can uninstall NirSoft BlueScreenView 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 NirSoft BlueScreenView, 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 NirSoft BlueScreenView.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.60%
Windows 10 23.26%
Windows XP 4.94%
Windows Vista 4.14%
Windows Server 2003 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.57%
Windows 7 Professional 15.78%
Windows 10 Home 5.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.97%
Windows 10 Pro 4.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.78%
  Germany 8.98%
  United Kingdom 5.47%
  Canada 3.38%
  Netherlands 2.24%
  Australia 2.12%
  France 2.02%
  Italy 1.97%
  Japan 1.59%
  Brazil 1.24%
  Belgium 1.08%
  Sweden 0.98%
  Austria 0.91%
  Russia 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.83%
Hewlett-Packard 19.63%
Acer 13.18%
ASUS 9.93%
Lenovo 3.01%
Toshiba 3.01%
Intel 2.89%
Samsung 2.65%
Alienware 2.11%
MSI 1.02%
American Megatrends 0.84%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.96%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.64%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.81%
Dell XPS 8300 2.16%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.99%
Samsung 940X3G/930X3G 1.99%

About (from NirSoft)

NirSoft web site provides a unique collection of small and useful freeware utilities, all of them developed by Nir Sofer.
Publisher URL: www.nirsoft.net

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bigmamaover a year ago
Is it good to leave Nir-soft bluescreen on my pc?