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Should I remove Oracle VM VirtualBox?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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United States Rank #32,668
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Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.2

What is Oracle VM VirtualBox?

Oracle VM VirtualBox is an x86 virtualization software package. Oracle VM VirtualBox is installed on an existing host operating system as an application; this host application allows additional guest operating systems, each known as a Guest OS, to be loaded and run, each with its own virtual environment. Users of VirtualBox can load multiple guest OSs under a single host operating-system (host OS). Each guest can be started, paused and stopped independently within its own virtual machine (VM).

About  (from Oracle)

Oracle VM VirtualBox is cross-platform virtualization software that allows you to run multiple operating systems, on your existing computer, at the same time. Designed for IT professionals, VirtualBox runs on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Solaris systems and supports a wide range of guest operating systems.


The setup package is about 128.85 KB (131,944 bytes) when donwloaded.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.virtualbox.org
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B9444F69-96B7-4453-A45E-3BE373E9F65C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 128.85 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove Oracle VM VirtualBox?

You can uninstall Oracle VM VirtualBox 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 Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.2, 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 Oracle VM VirtualBox.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.63%
Windows 10 9.38%
Windows XP 3.75%
Windows Vista 1.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.42%
Windows 7 Professional 20.75%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.77%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.77%
Windows 8 Pro 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.97%
  Germany 9.25%
  France 8.67%
  Brazil 5.78%
  United Kingdom 5.20%
  Australia 4.05%
  Canada 3.47%
  Spain 2.31%
  Iran 2.31%
  Italy 2.31%
  Japan 2.31%
  MA 2.31%
  Austria 1.73%
  Belgium 1.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.53%
Acer 21.57%
ASUS 18.63%
Dell 15.69%
Medion 3.92%
Intel 2.94%
Lenovo 2.94%
Sony 1.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.81%
Dell OptiPlex 360 1.90%
Gigabyte 945GZM-S2 1.90%
HP EliteBook 8460p 1.90%
LENOVO HuronRiver Platfor... 1.90%
MSI MS-7369 1.90%

About Oracle

Oracle specializes in developingcomputer hardware systems and enterprise software products such as database management systems.
Publisher URL: www.oracle.com


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