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Should I remove QNAP QGet?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,173
United States Rank #27,494
Reach 0.0145%


VersionDistribution 5.94% 2.45% 17.83% 4.20% 1.05% 10.84% 11.89% 10.49% 2.10% 4.55% 8.04% 0.70% 3.50% 2.45% 3.50% 6.64% 0.70% 2.10% 0.35% 0.70%


What is QNAP QGet?  (from QNAP Systems)

QGet is a powerful utility for download management. The software is available for Windows and Mac computers, allowing the management of BT, HTTP, and FTP download tasks of Download Station on multiple Turbo NAS servers.

QGet enables you to add, remove, or watch your BT download jobs from LAN or WAN. You can mana...  Read more


QNAP QGet is a program developed by QNAP Systems. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is qget.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 13.74 MB (14,407,367 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 19% of users of QNAP QGet come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.qnap.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\qnap\qget
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\QNAP\QGet\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by QNAP QGet

Program executable:qget.exe
Name:Qget Application
Path:C:\Program Files\qnap\qget\qget.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - QNAP Qget Installer
  • QGetIEMenuExt.exe - QGetIEMenuExt Application
  • QGetServer.exe - QGetServer Application (QGetServer MFC Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • QGet.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9B8379DC-B933-4FE7-8D5A-5DBB8FFF1723}' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • QGet.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'QGet' which loads as "C:\Program Files\QNAP\Qget\Qget.exe" /min.
  • QGetIEMenuExt.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'QNAP QGet' which loads as "C:\Program Files\QNAP\QGet\QGetIEMenuExt.exe" /min.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • QGet.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\QNAP\QGet\QGet.exe'.

How do I remove QNAP QGet?

You can uninstall QNAP QGet 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 QNAP QGet, 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 QNAP QGet.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.20%
Windows 10 40.91%
Windows XP 3.85%
Windows Vista 1.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 21.20%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.84%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.84%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.01%
Windows 8.1 6.71%
Windows 10 Pro 6.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.95% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 18.95%
  Germany 11.58%
  Italy 9.47%
  Netherlands 6.67%
  France 5.96%
  Australia 5.96%
  United Kingdom 4.56%
  Austria 3.51%
  Sweden 3.51%
  Switzerland 3.16%
  Taiwan 2.46%
  Japan 2.11%
  DK 2.11%
  Belgium 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.18%
Hewlett-Packard 16.78%
Acer 11.19%
ASUS 11.19%
Samsung 5.59%
Intel 2.80%
American Megatrends 2.80%
Toshiba 2.80%
Lenovo 2.80%
Medion 1.40%
Apple 1.40%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.03%
ASUSTeK K56CM 2.59%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.59%
ASUSTeK M51AC 1.72%
Samsung 530U3BI/530U4BI/5... 1.72%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.72%

About (from QNAP Systems, Inc.)

QNAP, Inc.
Publisher URL: www.qnap.com


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