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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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3.4.6 15.79%
3.4.5 42.11%
3.4.4 2.63%
3.4.3 5.26%
3.4.2 5.26%
3.4.1 2.63%
3.4.0 2.63%
3.3.8 7.89%
3.3.7 2.63%
3.3.5 2.63%
3.3.3 2.63%
3.3.1 5.26%
3.0.3 2.63%

Sidebar Diagnostics


Sidebar Diagnostics is a program developed by Happa Media. The most used version is 3.4.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Update.exe. The software installer includes 21 files and is usually about 8.85 MB (9,279,616 bytes). Update.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 36% of users of Sidebar Diagnostics come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\SidebarDiagnostics
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\SidebarDiagnostics\Update.exe --uninstall
Estimated size: 8.85 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sidebar Diagnostics

Program executable:Update.exe
Additional files:
  • SidebarDiagnostics.exe - Sidebar Diagnostics
  • Update.exe (by GitHub) - Update
  • settings.json

How do I remove Sidebar Diagnostics?

You can uninstall Sidebar Diagnostics 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 Sidebar Diagnostics, 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 Sidebar Diagnostics.

Win 10 89%
Win 7 (SP1) 11%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 89.47%
Windows 7 10.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 42.11%
Windows 10 Pro 34.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%
Windows 8.1 5.26%
Windows 10 Education 2.63%
Windows 10 Enterprise 2.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.36%
  Netherlands 15.91%
  Germany 6.82%
  France 6.82%
  United Kingdom 6.82%
  Italy 6.82%
  Spain 4.55%
  Austria 2.27%
  Australia 2.27%
  Canada 2.27%
  Czech Republic 2.27%
  Finland 2.27%
  Israel 2.27%
  Norway 2.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 35.00%
Hewlett-Packard 15.00%
Acer 10.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Lenovo 10.00%
Alienware 5.00%
Medion 5.00%
Common models
ASUS All Series 10.71%
Alienware Alienware X51 R... 3.57%
Acer Aspire V5-571P 3.57%
Acer Aspire 7745G 3.57%


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