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Should I remove Picturethrill?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,382
United States Rank #9,819
Reach 0.0128%


VersionDistribution 0.40% 92.06% 1.59% 1.59% 0.40% 3.97%


What is Picturethrill?  (from Kodi Studios)

Picturethrill visits websites that post daily images or "Pictures of the Day", downloads them, and wallpapers your desktop background with them. Fresh pictures everyday from websites that you choose. Currently supports NASA, NatGeo, Bing. Picturethrill is a free app that downloads "Pictures of the Day" from sites you s...  Read more


Picturethrill is a software program developed by Kodi Studios. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named picturethrill.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 3.22 MB (3,378,105 bytes). The installed file PicturethrillUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 92% of users of Picturethrill come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: picturethrill.codeplex.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Aristov\Picturethrill
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Aristov\Picturethrill\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 3.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Picturethrill

Program executable:picturethrill.exe
Additional files:
  • PicturethrillUpdate.exe - PicturethrillUpdate
  • Uninstall.exe - Picturethrill

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Picturethrill.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DC1D502D-C0E5-4405-9A1D-9CAFBF0C0326}' (runs on registration).
  • PicturethrillUpdate.exe is scheduled as a task named 'PicturethrillUpdate' (runs weekly on Wednesdays at 03:37).

How do I remove Picturethrill?

You can uninstall Picturethrill 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 Picturethrill, 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 Picturethrill.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.81%
Windows 10 15.08%
Windows Vista 9.92%
Windows XP 1.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 57.37%
Windows 7 Professional 9.96%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.18%
Windows 10 Home 5.18%
Windows 8.1 3.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

91.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 91.67%
  Italy 3.43%
  Canada 1.47%
  Japan 0.98%
  United Kingdom 0.49%
  Brazil 0.25%
  Thailand 0.25%
  France 0.25%
  RS 0.25%
  Mexico 0.25%
  Greece 0.25%
  Spain 0.25%
  Czech Republic 0.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.34%
Hewlett-Packard 30.34%
Acer 16.29%
Toshiba 8.99%
Lenovo 3.37%
ASUS 1.69%
Gateway 1.69%
NEC 1.69%
Intel 1.12%
Samsung 1.12%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 4.17%
Gateway DX4831 2.78%
Dell XPS 8300 2.78%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.78%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.08%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.08%


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