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Should I remove Skype web features?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
46% remove it54% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,651
United States Rank #5,037
Reach 0.0846%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 28.46 days
839.67 days >
Average installed length: 441.18 days


1.0.3971 82.49%
1.0.3810 14.15%
1.0.3502 1.02%
1.0.3355 2.34%

Typically installed together

Skype web features

What is Skype web features?

Skype web features highlights Skype contacts and phone numbers on most websites. Within the web browser such as Internet Explorer, click on the number to call it with Skype. Phone numbers and Skype contacts are highlighted wherever they appear on the web.


The most common release is 1.0.3971, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 775.5 KB (794,112 bytes) when donwloaded.
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Learn how to remove Skype web features.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.skype.com
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{541DEAC0-5F3D-45E6-B7CB-94ECF3B96748}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 775.5 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove Skype web features?

You can uninstall Skype web features 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 Skype web features, 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 Skype web features.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win Vista (SP2) 36%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 46%
Keep it 54%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 41.40%
Windows 7 36.73%
Windows XP 18.39%
Windows 10 3.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 35.16%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.88%
Windows Vista Home Basic 4.50%
Windows 7 Professional 4.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.03%
  Germany 6.09%
  United Kingdom 4.70%
  Italy 3.55%
  France 3.21%
  Canada 3.07%
  Australia 1.92%
  Israel 1.58%
  Netherlands 1.29%
  Belgium 1.25%
  Brazil 1.10%
  Spain 1.10%
  Poland 1.06%
  Iran 0.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.59%
Dell 23.62%
Acer 17.56%
Toshiba 14.48%
Intel 1.72%
Samsung 1.45%
American Megatrends 1.36%
Sahara 1.36%
Medion 1.18%
Lenovo 1.09%
Gateway 0.90%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.12%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.76%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.74%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.74%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.89%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 2.38%

About Skype Technologies

Skype (now a Microsoft company) developes and operates the VoIP software and service Skype which was released as a simple computer-to-computer, or computer-to-telephone program.
Publisher URL: www.skype.com


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