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Should I remove Qobuz Desktop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,684
Reach 0.0057%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.81 days
141.78 days >
Average installed length: 74.49 days

Qobuz Desktop


Qobuz Desktop is a program developed by Qobuz. The main program executable is qobuzdesktop.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 162.17 MB (170,051,135 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 49% of users of Qobuz Desktop come from France, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.qobuz.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\qobuzdesktop
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\QobuzDesktop\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 162.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Qobuz Desktop

Program executable:qobuzdesktop.exe
Name:Qobuz Desktop
Additional files:
  • qobuz.dll - write version info here
  • Uninstall.exe - Qobuz Desktop (Qobuz Desktop Setup)
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • fmodex.dll (by Firelight Technologies) - FMOD (FMOD Ex Sound System)
  • avcodec-52.dll
  • avformat-52.dll
  • avutil-50.dll
  • Awesomium.dll (by Khrona) - Awesomium v1.6.2
  • AwesomiumProcess.exe (by Khrona)
  • AwesomiumSharp.dll - AwesomiumSharp (AwesomiumSharp v1.6.2)
  • bzip2.dll (by GnuWin32 ) - Bzip2 (Bzip: file compressor)
  • iconv.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libiconv: character set conversion library (LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others)
  • libarchive2.dll (by GnuWin32 ) - LibArchive (Libarchive: library for reading and writing streaming archives)
  • libxml2.dll
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (log4net for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • NPSWF32.dll (by Adobe Systems) - Shockwave Flash (Shockwave Flash 11.2 r202)
  • zlib1.dll - Zlib (Zlib1: general purpose data compression / decompression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • NPSWF32.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'NPSWF32_11_2_202_235.dll'.

How do I remove Qobuz Desktop?

You can uninstall Qobuz Desktop 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 Qobuz Desktop, 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 Qobuz Desktop.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Qobuz Desktop you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 10 58%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 58.04%
Windows 7 36.61%
Windows Vista 5.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.54%
Windows 8.1 Pro 17.86%
Windows 10 Home 16.96%
Windows 8.1 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional 10.71%
Windows 10 Pro 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.67% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 48.67%
  United States 11.50%
  United Kingdom 9.73%
  Germany 8.85%
  Belgium 6.19%
  Netherlands 4.42%
  Switzerland 3.54%
  Slovakia 2.65%
  South Africa 0.88%
  TN 0.88%
  Austria 0.88%
  Canada 0.88%
  BG 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.82%
Acer 21.82%
Dell 20.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Lenovo 3.64%
Sony 3.64%
Apple 1.82%
Alienware 1.82%
American Megatrends 1.82%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.22%
HP HP Pavilion x360 Conve... 2.22%
MSI MS-7751 2.22%
Samsung R780/R778 2.22%
LENOVO 10115 2.22%
HP-Pavilion FZ084AA-ABF a... 1.11%


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