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10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,863
United States Rank #23,193
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 342.23 days

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NirSoft DownTester

What is NirSoft DownTester?  (from NirSoft)

DownTester allows you to easily test your Internet download speed in multiple locations around the world. It automatically test the download speed of the URLs that you choose, one after another. It moves to the next download URL after the specified number of seconds has been elapsed or after it downloads the specified ...  Read more


NirSoft DownTester is a software program developed by NirSoft. The primary executable is named DownTester.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 46% of users of NirSoft DownTester come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nirsoft.net/utils/download_speed_tester.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NirSoft\DownTester
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NirSoft\DownTester\uninst.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by NirSoft DownTester

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

How do I remove NirSoft DownTester?

You can uninstall NirSoft DownTester 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 DownTester, 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 DownTester.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.00%
Windows 10 29.29%
Windows XP 10.71%
Windows Vista 5.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.97%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.79%
Windows 10 Home 10.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.07%
Windows 7 Professional 7.91%
Windows 10 Pro 7.19%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.11%
  United Kingdom 13.17%
  Netherlands 7.78%
  Germany 7.19%
  Italy 4.19%
  Australia 2.99%
  Canada 2.40%
  Belgium 1.80%
  France 1.80%
  Israel 1.20%
  India 1.20%
  Poland 1.20%
  Sweden 1.20%
  Argentina 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.59%
Acer 19.54%
Hewlett-Packard 16.09%
ASUS 12.64%
Lenovo 6.90%
Toshiba 4.60%
Intel 2.30%
Sahara 2.30%
Alienware 1.15%
American Megatrends 1.15%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.03%
Dell Latitude E6410 2.02%
ASUS All Series 2.02%
LENOVO 4751 2.02%
Sony VPCEB25FX 1.01%
Sony VGN-NW240F 1.01%

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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