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Puggle Desktop Search

What is Puggle Desktop Search?  (from Puggle)

Puggle is an open-source desktop search engine written exclusively in Java. It provides full text and metadata search over files, folders, music, photos, web pages and more that are stored locally on your computer.
Moreover, a portable edition of Puggle is available that you can carry around with you on a portable d...  Read more


Puggle Desktop Search is a program developed by Puggle. The setup package is about 38.9 MB (40,784,828 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 36% of users of Puggle Desktop Search come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: puggle.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Puggle\Puggle Desktop Search\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A518A911-9A3B-4B15-B382-C7D5C208C0FE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 38.9 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Puggle Desktop Search

  • Puggle Desktop Search.exe
  • Puggle Indexer.exe

How do I remove Puggle Desktop Search?

You can uninstall Puggle Desktop Search 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 Puggle Desktop Search, 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 Puggle Desktop Search.

Win 10 50%
Win XP 13%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Windows Vista 12.50%
Windows XP 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8 12.50%
Windows Vista Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 10 Pro 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional N 12.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.50%
Windows 8.1 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.36%
  Germany 18.18%
  Italy 18.18%
  France 9.09%
  Spain 9.09%
  Canada 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
Dell 40.00%
Acer 20.00%
Common models
Packard Bell EasyNote TS1... 16.67%
MAXDATA Favorit 5000I 16.67%
HP ENVY m6 Notebook PC 16.67%
HP 530 Notebook PC(KP479A... 16.67%
Dell XPS 625 16.67%
Dell Inspiron 2350 16.67%


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