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Should I remove TurboWire?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
United States Rank #43,422
Reach 0.0012%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.22 days
301.55 days >
Average installed length: 158.44 days


VersionDistribution 4.35% 8.70% 4.35% 4.35% 13.04% 17.39% 8.70% 8.70% 8.70% 4.35% 4.35% 13.04%


What is TurboWire?  (from GoForSharing)

TurboWire is currently one of the strongest p2p clients built. Think at Limewire but with an attitude. To be as comfy as possible with the downloading process and to enable a more precise search, TurboWire let you specify you fields for title, artist, album, track number, genre, year, length and bitrate. TurboWire is a...  Read more


TurboWire is a software program developed by GoForSharing. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named turbowire.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 10.55 MB (11,063,259 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 69% of users of TurboWire come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.goforsharing.com/home-mainmenu-1/turbowire-mainmenu-125.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TurboWire
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TurboWire\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 10.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TurboWire

Program executable:turbowire.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\turbowire\turbowire.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - TurboWire

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • TurboWire.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TurboWire\TurboWire.exe'.

How do I remove TurboWire?

You can uninstall TurboWire 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 TurboWire, 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 TurboWire.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 4%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.83%
Windows 10 30.43%
Windows XP 13.04%
Windows Vista 8.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.13%
Windows 8.1 Pro 13.04%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.04%
Windows Vista Home Basic 8.70%
Windows 8 4.35%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise Ev... 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.97%
  Australia 6.90%
  United Kingdom 6.90%
  Italy 6.90%
  Germany 3.45%
  Brazil 3.45%
  Greece 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 27.78%
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Dell 11.11%
Sony 11.11%
Toshiba 11.11%
ASUS 5.56%
American Megatrends 5.56%
Samsung 5.56%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 11.76%
Sony VPCEH1J8E 5.88%
Sony VPCEC3CFX 5.88%
HP-Pavilion FK541AAR-ABA ... 5.88%
HP Pavilion dv4 Notebook ... 5.88%
TOSHIBA Satellite S55t-A 5.88%


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