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Should I remove Notepad++ 64-bit x64?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,613
United States Rank #2,567
Reach 0.1554%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.47 days
220.40 days >
Average installed length: 115.80 days


7.5.7 0.57%
7.5.6 15.14%
7.5.5 2.40%
7.5.4 11.58%
7.5.3 5.36%
7.5.2 0.37%
7.5.1 7.05%
7.5 0.37%
7.4.2 8.19%
7.4.1 4.16%
7.4 0.30%
7.3.3 18.64%
7.3.2 5.52%
7.3.1 5.76%
7.3 2.83%
7.2.2 5.82%
7.2.1 0.63%
7.2 2.50%
7.1 2.83%

Notepad++ 64-bit x64

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Notepad++ 64-bit x64 is a program developed by Notepad++ Team. The most used version is 7.3.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is notepad++.exe. The software installer includes 31 files and is usually about 6.81 MB (7,139,165 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 66% of users of Notepad++ 64-bit x64 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: notepad-plus-plus.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\notepad++
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Notepad++\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 6.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Notepad++ 64-bit x64

Program executable:notepad++.exe
Notepad++ : a free (GNU) source code editor
Path:C:\Program Files\notepad++\notepad++.exe
Additional files:
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • SciLexer.dll (by Neil Hodgson [email protected]) - Scintilla (Scintilla.DLL - a Source Editing Component)
  • uninstall.exe (by Don HO [email protected]) - Notepad++ (Notepad++ : a free (GNU) source code editor)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • libwinpthread-1.dll (by MingW-W64 Project. All rights reserved) - POSIX WinThreads for Windows
  • libxml2-2.dll
  • libxslt-1.dll
  • NppShell_06.dll - ShellHandler for Notepad++ (64 bit)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • NppShell_06.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Notepad++64' with a class of {B298D29A-A6ED-11DE-BA8C-A68E55D89593}.

How do I remove Notepad++ 64-bit x64?

Quickly and completely remove Notepad++ (64-bit x64) from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Notepad++ 64-bit x64 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 Notepad++ (64-bit x64), 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 Notepad++ 64-bit x64.

Win 10 86%
Win 7 (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 86.01%
Windows 7 13.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 37.12%
Windows 10 Pro 32.66%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.80%
Windows 7 Professional 4.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.03%
  Germany 6.84%
  Italy 4.24%
  France 4.08%
  Netherlands 3.34%
  United Kingdom 2.26%
  Singapore 1.93%
  Spain 1.74%
  Poland 1.17%
  Canada 0.81%
  Sweden 0.72%
  Austria 0.67%
  Australia 0.48%
  Brazil 0.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 29.49%
Hewlett-Packard 21.11%
Dell 16.70%
Acer 11.81%
Lenovo 9.25%
MSI 2.34%
Toshiba 2.01%
Intel 1.03%
Medion 0.87%
Samsung 0.87%
Alienware 0.71%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.08%
HP HP Notebook 5.40%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 3.32%
MSI MS-7817 2.49%
MSI MS-7971 2.22%
ASUSTeK X556URK 1.94%


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