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What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,367
United States Rank #5,573
Reach 0.0296%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.66 days
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Average installed length: 320.28 days


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Unit Layers

What is Unit Layers?  (from unitlayers.com)

A Browser Extension that enables you to reveal english definitions passively while browsing the web.


Unit Layers is a program developed by unitlayers.com. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.35 MB (1,418,175 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 98% of users of Unit Layers come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Israel.
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Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Unit Layers
URL: unitlayers.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\unitlayers
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\UnitLayers\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.35 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Unit Layers

  • uninst.exe
  • curl.exe
  • sqlite.exe

How do I remove Unit Layers?

You can uninstall Unit Layers 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 Unit Layers, 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 Unit Layers.
  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 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.46%
Windows 10 24.06%
Windows Vista 7.34%
Windows XP 6.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.01%
Windows 8 11.74%
Windows 8.1 7.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.08%
Windows 7 Professional 6.39%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.76%
  Canada 0.32%
  Israel 0.21%
  Netherlands 0.21%
  PR 0.21%
  BB 0.11%
  BS 0.11%
  Dominican Republic 0.11%
  Egypt 0.11%
  Guatemala 0.11%
  Ireland 0.11%
  India 0.11%
  Italy 0.11%
  Kuwait 0.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.72%
Dell 26.95%
Acer 12.06%
Toshiba 8.04%
ASUS 3.78%
Lenovo 2.36%
Samsung 2.36%
Intel 1.18%
Alienware 0.71%
Sahara 0.71%
American Megatrends 0.47%
Common models
HP 2000 Notebook PC 6.25%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.69%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.69%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.52%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.52%
Dell XPS 8500 2.34%

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tcgover a year ago
Unit Layers is a very simple, small browser extension that provides the definition of any highlighted word in an instant. It works with all the 3 most popular Windows browsers: Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. It represents one of the fastest and easiest ways of getting the English definition or explanation of a word while browsing the web. Publisher: Unit Layers Home page: unitlayers.com Last updated: May 31st, 2013