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Should I remove ShellMenuView?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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1.21 16.67%
1.20 33.33%
1.15 33.33%
1.12 16.67%

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What is ShellMenuView?  (from NirSoft)

ShellMenuView is a small utility that display the list of static menu items that appeared in the context menu when you right-click a file/folder on Windows Explorer, and allows you to easily disable unwanted menu items.


ShellMenuView is a software program developed by NirSoft. The most common release is 1.20, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named shmnview.exe. The setup package generally installs about 1 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 87% of users of ShellMenuView come from the United States, it is also popular in Thailand and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nirsoft.net/utils/shell_menu_view.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NirSoft\ShellMenuView
Uninstaller: C:\Windows\ZipInstaller.exe /uninst "C:\Program Files\NirSoft\ShellMenuView\uninst1~.nsu"

Program filesFiles installed by ShellMenuView

Program executable:shmnview.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\NirSoft\ShellMenuView\shmnview.exe

How do I remove ShellMenuView?

Quickly and completely remove ShellMenuView from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ShellMenuView 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 ShellMenuView, 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 ShellMenuView.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 17%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 16.67%
Windows Vista 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.67%
  Thailand 6.67%
  Australia 6.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Intel 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
American Megatrends 16.67%
Alienware 16.67%
Common models
Dell Studio 1735 25.00%
Alienware Aurora-R3 25.00%
Dell Vostro V131 25.00%
HP-Pavilion RN663AA-ABA a... 25.00%

About (from NirSoft)

NirSoft web site provides a unique collection of small and useful freeware utilities, all of them developed by Nir Sofer.
Publisher URL: www.nirsoft.net


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