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Should I remove Nvu?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,775
United States Rank #12,986
Reach 0.0216%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.18 days
497.90 days >
Average installed length: 261.61 days


1.0 91.31%

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Nvu 1.0


Nvu 1.0 is a software program developed by Linspire. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named nvu.exe. The setup package generally installs about 29 files and is usually about 21.67 MB (22,721,431 bytes). 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 44% of users of Nvu come from the United States, it is also popular in Poland and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nvu.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nvu\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Nvu\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 21.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Nvu 1.0

Program executable:nvu.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Nvu\nvu.exe
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • nvu.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Nvu\nvu.exe'.

How do I remove Nvu?

You can uninstall Nvu 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 Nvu 1.0, 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 Nvu.

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 45.43%
Windows 10 26.23%
Windows XP 18.74%
Windows Vista 9.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.47%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.59%
Windows 7 Professional 12.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.35%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.24%
Windows 8.1 7.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.29%
  Poland 7.35%
  Brazil 6.19%
  Netherlands 6.19%
  France 4.26%
  United Kingdom 4.06%
  Belgium 2.90%
  Finland 2.90%
  Australia 2.32%
  Canada 2.32%
  Germany 1.74%
  Italy 1.74%
  Slovenia 0.97%
  Romania 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.90%
Hewlett-Packard 22.96%
Acer 15.56%
ASUS 9.73%
Intel 7.00%
Lenovo 3.89%
American Megatrends 3.50%
Toshiba 2.33%
Sahara 1.95%
Samsung 1.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.34%
ASUSTeK X202E 3.05%
ASUSTeK K55VD 3.05%
ASUS All Series 2.29%
Dell XPS 8300 2.29%
Acer Aspire 5750G 1.53%


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