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Should I remove PureRef?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #47,604
Reach 0.0028%


1.7.1 7.69%
1.7.0 2.56%
1.6.0 12.82%
1.5.3 25.64%
1.5.1 15.38%
1.5.0 15.38%
1.4.1 20.51%



PureRef is a program developed by Idyllic Pixel. The most used version is 1.5.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 13.23 MB (13,873,112 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 33% of users of PureRef come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pureref.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\pureref
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PureRef\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 13.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PureRef

  • PureRef.exe
  • uninstall.exe

How do I remove PureRef?

Quickly and completely remove PureRef from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PureRef 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program PureRef, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 PureRef.

Win 8 51%
Win 7 5%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 51.28%
Windows 7 48.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.08%
Windows 8.1 23.08%
Windows 7 Professional 12.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.26%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 7.69%
Windows 10 Home 5.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.65%
  Canada 12.24%
  United Kingdom 10.20%
  France 4.08%
  Spain 4.08%
  Netherlands 4.08%
  Germany 4.08%
  TT 2.04%
  Brazil 2.04%
  Norway 2.04%
  RS 2.04%
  Mexico 2.04%
  Portugal 2.04%
  Japan 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.00%
ASUS 16.00%
Dell 16.00%
Samsung 8.00%
Acer 8.00%
Intel 8.00%
Lenovo 4.00%
Alienware 4.00%
Common models
INTEL DH77EB 6.45%
MSI MS-7821 3.23%
LENOVO 80ES 3.23%
Dell XPS 8300 3.23%
Dell Inspiron 3437 3.23%
MSI MS-7693 3.23%


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