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5% remove it95% keep it
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United States Rank #6,850
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Average installed length: 744.96 days


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Paint.NET v3.5.8

What is Paint.NET?  (from dotPDN)

Paint.NET is free image and photo editing software for computers that run Windows. It features an intuitive and innovative user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. An active and growing online community provides friendly help, tutorials, a...  Read more


Paint.NET v3.5.8 is a software program developed by dotPDN. The primary executable is named _853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe. The setup package is about 19.88 MB (20,850,496 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 37% of users of Paint.NET come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dotPDN.com
Help link: www.getpaint.net
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{9CF4A37B-A8C4-44D7-8C53-13B9D9594BB3}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{9CF4A37B-A8C4-44D7-8C53-13B9D9594BB2}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 19.88 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Paint.NET v3.5.8

Program executable:_853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe

How do I remove Paint.NET?

You can uninstall Paint.NET 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 Paint.NET v3.5.8, 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 Paint.NET.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.11%
Windows Vista 10.34%
Windows XP 10.14%
Windows 10 7.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.96%
Windows 7 Professional 12.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.95%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.64%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.44%
  Germany 20.69%
  France 5.00%
  Italy 3.43%
  United Kingdom 3.37%
  Canada 2.98%
  Australia 2.64%
  Netherlands 1.97%
  Spain 1.46%
  Finland 1.41%
  Belgium 1.35%
  Austria 1.35%
  Argentina 1.35%
  Sweden 1.01%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.38%
Hewlett-Packard 23.15%
Acer 19.98%
ASUS 5.52%
Toshiba 4.70%
Medion 3.64%
Intel 3.53%
Samsung 2.59%
American Megatrends 1.76%
Lenovo 1.29%
Sahara 1.18%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.59%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.72%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.19%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.19%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.39%
Acer Aspire 1830 2.13%


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