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Should I remove Silver Efex Pro 2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,527
United States Rank #10,256
Reach 0.0555%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.59 days
725.50 days >
Average installed length: 381.20 days


VersionDistribution 36.96% 13.45% 4.48% 6.31% 38.79%

Typically installed together

Silver Efex Pro 2

What is Silver Efex Pro 2?  (from Nik Software)

Selectively adjust the color and tonality of your images without complicated masks or selections. Darkroom-inspired tools provide the power to create incredible black-and-white images. From the most advanced algorithms tuned for superior black-and-white results, to the ability to emulate nearly 20 popular film types, t...  Read more


Silver Efex Pro 2 is a software program developed by Nik Software. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named Silver Efex Pro 2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 83.16 MB (87,196,575 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 29% of users of Silver Efex Pro 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.google.com/nikcollection/products/viveza
Help link: niksoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nik software\silver efex pro 2
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Nik Software\Silver Efex Pro 2\Uninstall Silver Efex Pro 2.exe
Estimated size: 83.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Silver Efex Pro 2

Program executable:Silver Efex Pro 2.exe
Name:Silver Efex Pro 2
Path:C:\Program Files\nik software\silver efex pro 2\Silver Efex Pro 2.exe
Additional files:
  • Silver Efex Pro 2.exe - Silver Efex Pro 2
  • Uninstall Silver Efex Pro 2.exe

How do I remove Silver Efex Pro 2?

You can uninstall Silver Efex Pro 2 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 Silver Efex Pro 2, 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 Silver Efex Pro 2.

Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.17%
Windows 10 23.06%
Windows XP 3.29%
Windows Vista 3.29%
Windows Server 2003 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.91%
Windows 7 Professional 14.71%
Windows 8.1 4.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.58%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.48%
  Germany 9.54%
  Italy 7.52%
  France 6.93%
  United Kingdom 6.59%
  Canada 3.21%
  Spain 2.45%
  Netherlands 2.20%
  Australia 2.11%
  Poland 2.11%
  Belgium 1.86%
  Sweden 1.44%
  Czech Republic 1.35%
  Brazil 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.13%
Hewlett-Packard 20.73%
Acer 16.38%
ASUS 13.41%
Lenovo 2.61%
Samsung 2.61%
Intel 2.09%
Toshiba 1.92%
Sony 1.74%
American Megatrends 0.70%
MSI 0.70%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.34%
ASUS All Series 4.48%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.10%
Dell XPS 8500 3.73%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.99%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.87%

Publisher URL: www.niksoftware.com


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