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Should I remove SecondLifeViewer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,889
United States Rank #3,110
Reach 0.1394%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.09 days
533.57 days >
Average installed length: 280.35 days

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What is SecondLifeViewer?  (from Linden Research)

To explore, communicate, and connect in Second Life, you'll need to download our 3D browsing software, or what we call the SL Viewer.


SecondLifeViewer is a software program developed by Linden Research. 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 setup package generally installs about 50 files and is usually about 78.98 MB (82,819,354 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 61% of users of SecondLifeViewer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: secondlife.com/support/downloads
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\secondlifeviewer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SecondLifeViewer\uninst.exe"
Estimated size: 78.98 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SecondLifeViewer

  • SecondLife.exe - Second Life
  • SecondLifeViewer.exe
  • llcommon.dll
  • slplugin.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • win_crash_logger.exe
  • winmm.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • SecondLifeViewer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F215A2AF-DDF0-4C74-92BD-478B01CC0D80}' (runs on registration).
  • SecondLife.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{08952773-A15A-4FBD-A117-8AECAC8963FF}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove SecondLifeViewer?

You can uninstall SecondLifeViewer 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 SecondLifeViewer (remove only), 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 SecondLifeViewer.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.15%
Windows 10 30.95%
Windows Vista 4.18%
Windows XP 2.69%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.33%
Windows 8.1 13.54%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.40%
Windows 7 Professional 7.84%
Windows 8 4.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.90%
  United Kingdom 5.28%
  Germany 3.63%
  Canada 3.49%
  Brazil 3.18%
  France 2.41%
  Italy 2.38%
  Australia 2.30%
  Sweden 1.11%
  Netherlands 1.08%
  Spain 0.68%
  Belgium 0.57%
  Finland 0.57%
  Japan 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.25%
Dell 18.28%
Acer 15.39%
ASUS 10.61%
Toshiba 7.43%
Lenovo 4.48%
Samsung 3.54%
Alienware 1.65%
MSI 0.94%
Intel 0.83%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.79%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.37%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.52%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.95%
ASUS All Series 3.39%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.97%


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