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Should I remove Q-Dir?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,870
United States Rank #2,834
Reach 0.3561%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.89 days
498.28 days >
Average installed length: 261.81 days

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What is Q-Dir?  (from Nenad Hrg)

Q-Dir makes your files and folder easy to manage. It is fast and easy access, with an amazing Quadro-View technique. You don't have to renounce the usual, Drag and Drop, all Views, and other functions of your system. One can save many hand moves and also time. Q-Dir includes the following features like favorites, drag ...  Read more


Q-Dir is a program developed by Nenad Hrg. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 main program executable is Q-Dir.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.69 MB (1,776,037 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 33% of users of Q-Dir come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\q-dir
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Q-Dir\Q-Dir.exe -uninstall
Estimated size: 1.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Q-Dir

Program executable:Q-Dir.exe
Name:Q-Dir SoftwareOK.com
Path:C:\Program Files\q-dir\Q-Dir.exe
Additional files:
  • AlwaysMouseWheel_x64.exe - AlwaysMouseWheel SoftwareOK.com (AlwaysMouseWheel 3.01)
  • Q-Dir.exe - Q-Dir SoftwareOK.com (Q-Dir)
  • Q-Dir_Installer.exe - Q-Dir 4.53

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Q-Dir.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3D5627FF-C29C-4B70-80CA-D258CEE999E8}' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • Q-Dir.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Q-Dir' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Q-Dir\Q-Dir.exe".
  • AlwaysMouseWheel_x64.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AlwaysMouseWheel' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Q-Dir\AlwaysMouseWheel_x64.exe" -bg.

How do I remove Q-Dir?

You can uninstall Q-Dir 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 Q-Dir, 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 Q-Dir.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Server 2003 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.09%
Windows 10 35.48%
Windows XP 5.99%
Windows Vista 3.39%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.45%
Windows 7 Professional 12.34%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.02%
Windows 10 Home 8.32%
Windows 8.1 8.31%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.65% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 32.65%
  United States 31.46%
  France 5.21%
  Netherlands 3.31%
  Canada 2.47%
  United Kingdom 2.35%
  Italy 1.68%
  Austria 1.50%
  Belgium 1.33%
  Australia 1.06%
  Taiwan 1.00%
  Spain 0.98%
  Japan 0.98%
  Switzerland 0.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.04%
Hewlett-Packard 18.44%
Acer 18.38%
Medion 11.80%
ASUS 10.49%
Lenovo 3.11%
Samsung 3.02%
Intel 2.65%
Toshiba 1.80%
American Megatrends 1.40%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.23%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.80%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.53%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.45%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.35%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.35%


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