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Should I remove Open It!?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
40% remove it60% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,982
United States Rank #2,167
Reach 0.1973%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 30.09 days
887.77 days >
Average installed length: 466.46 days


1.1.1 100.00%

Open It!

What is Open It!?

The OpenIt program is a bundler application that co-distributed various potentially unwanted toolbars and various web browser extensions.


Open It! is a program developed by OpenIt. The main program executable is openit.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 14.87 MB (15,595,908 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 67% of users of Open It! come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.
Open It! has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: "C:\Program Files\OpenIt\Open It!"
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\OpenIt\Open It!\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 14.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Open It!

Program executable:openit.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\openit\open it!\openit.exe
Additional files:
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll
  • libstdc++-6.dll
  • mingwm10.dll
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • uninstall.exe

How do I remove Open It!?

You can uninstall Open It! 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 Open It!, 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 Open It!.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 40%
Keep it 60%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.63%
Windows 10 26.87%
Windows Vista 6.56%
Windows XP 5.94%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.68%
Windows 8.1 10.85%
Windows 7 Professional 10.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.96%
Windows 8 6.35%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.41% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.41%
  Germany 6.99%
  United Kingdom 6.53%
  Brazil 3.36%
  France 2.63%
  Netherlands 2.61%
  India 1.88%
  Italy 1.62%
  Japan 0.99%
  Russia 0.99%
  Thailand 0.69%
  Spain 0.67%
  Iran 0.53%
  UA 0.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.49%
Dell 24.88%
Acer 16.11%
Toshiba 8.01%
ASUS 6.93%
Samsung 4.13%
Lenovo 3.73%
Intel 1.04%
Medion 0.76%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.42%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.20%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.98%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.77%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.10%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.33%

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Unhappy Texanover a year ago
My user account has Administrator privileges, however when I try to unInstall OpenIt on a Win7 laptop, it says I do not have enough security, please contact System Admin. This is at my home... not an office. UGH!