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Should I remove Notepad2 Notepad Replacement?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,510
United States Rank #9,545
Reach 0.0536%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.84 days
231.33 days >
Average installed length: 121.55 days


4.2.25-rc9 0.13%
4.2.25-rc8 0.40%
4.2.25-rc7 0.80%
4.2.25-rc6 0.40%
4.2.25-rc5 0.40%
4.2.25-rc4 0.13% 0.27%
4.2.25 97.47%

Other programs by Florian Balmer

Notepad2 Notepad Replacement


Notepad2 Notepad Replacement is a program developed by Florian Balmer. The most used version is 4.2.25, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is notepad2.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 941.16 KB (963,744 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 35% of users of Notepad2 Notepad Replacement come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.flos-freeware.ch
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Notepad2\
Uninstaller: rundll32.exe advpack.dll,LaunchINFSectionEx "C:\Program Files\Notepad2\Notepad2.inf",DefaultUninstall,,8,N
Estimated size: 941.16 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Notepad2 Notepad Replacement

Program executable:notepad2.exe
Notepad2 x64
Path:C:\Program Files\notepad2\notepad2.exe

How do I remove Notepad2 Notepad Replacement?

Quickly and completely remove Notepad2 (Notepad Replacement) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Notepad2 Notepad Replacement 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 Notepad2 (Notepad Replacement), 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 Notepad2 Notepad Replacement.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.38%
Windows 8 26.23%
Windows XP 4.53%
Windows Vista 1.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.20%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.65%
Windows 7 Professional 18.18%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.89%
Windows 8.1 4.95%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.81%
  Germany 11.88%
  Canada 4.68%
  France 4.32%
  United Kingdom 3.72%
  Australia 2.28%
  Italy 2.28%
  Poland 2.04%
  Brazil 1.92%
  Egypt 1.68%
  India 1.56%
  Netherlands 1.20%
  Thailand 1.08%
  Sweden 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.06%
Hewlett-Packard 18.79%
Acer 17.40%
ASUS 9.51%
Samsung 4.64%
Lenovo 3.48%
Intel 2.78%
Toshiba 1.86%
MSI 1.39%
Sahara 0.93%
Apple 0.70%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.29%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.81%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.33%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 1.90%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.90%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 1.90%


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