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6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #35,071
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8.8.2167.0 5.26% 4.39% 4.39% 1.75% 1.75% 12.28% 13.16% 50.00%

Surfer 8

What is Surfer 8?  (from Golden Software)

Surfer is a full-function 3D visualization, contouring and surface modeling package that runs under Microsoft Windows. Surfer is used extensively for terrain modeling, bathymetric modeling, landscape visualization, surface analysis, contour mapping, watershed and 3D surface mapping, gridding, volumetrics, and much more...  Read more


Surfer 8 is a program developed by Golden Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 14.12 MB (14,801,920 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 26% of users of Surfer 8 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.goldensoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\golden software\surfer8\samples
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{18A64EE3-F1FE-46F3-AAE1-8CDB35B6038B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.12 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Surfer 8

  • script4.js
  • script5.vbs
  • scripter.exe - Scripter for Windows (Scripter 3.0)

How do I remove Surfer 8?

You can uninstall Surfer 8 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 Surfer 8, 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 Surfer 8.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.16%
Windows 10 24.56%
Windows XP 7.89%
Windows Vista 4.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.81%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.54%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 10 Home 8.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.89%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.45%
  Italy 6.61%
  Spain 5.79%
  France 4.96%
  United Kingdom 3.31%
  Russia 3.31%
  Argentina 2.48%
  Brazil 2.48%
  South Africa 2.48%
  DZ 2.48%
  Israel 2.48%
  Turkey 2.48%
  Australia 2.48%
  Taiwan 2.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.97%
Hewlett-Packard 20.78%
ASUS 11.69%
Acer 10.39%
Lenovo 7.79%
Samsung 7.79%
Toshiba 5.19%
American Megatrends 2.60%
Sahara 2.60%
Alienware 2.60%
Intel 1.30%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.09%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 2.06%
Acer Aspire E5-473 2.06%
Samsung 700Z7C 2.06%
Dell Inspiron 560 2.06%


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