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Should I remove Vectric Shell Extensions?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #13,271
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 245.40 days

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Vectric Shell Extensions 1.2


Vectric Shell Extensions 1.2 is a software program developed by Vectric. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 4.93 MB (5,167,740 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 59% of users of Vectric Shell Extensions come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\vectric\shellextension
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Vectric\ShellExtension\VectricShellExtUninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 4.93 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Vectric Shell Extensions 1.2

  • VectricThumbnailShellExt.dll - Vectric Thumbnail Extensions (Thumbnail Shell Extension dll)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable Setup)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 Redistributable Setup)
  • VectricShellExtUninstaller.exe

How do I remove Vectric Shell Extensions?

You can uninstall Vectric Shell Extensions 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 Vectric Shell Extensions 1.2, 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 Vectric Shell Extensions.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.06%
Windows 10 42.40%
Windows XP 7.07%
Windows Vista 2.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 17.79%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.44%
Windows 10 Home 15.66%
Windows 10 Pro 11.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.39%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.25%
  United Kingdom 5.09%
  Germany 3.75%
  Italy 3.75%
  Canada 2.95%
  Australia 2.41%
  France 1.88%
  Netherlands 1.61%
  Belgium 1.34%
  Finland 1.34%
  Mexico 1.34%
  South Africa 1.34%
  Spain 1.07%
  Romania 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.00%
Dell 25.14%
ASUS 12.00%
Acer 8.57%
Lenovo 5.14%
Intel 2.86%
Toshiba 2.86%
American Megatrends 2.29%
Samsung 2.29%
Alienware 1.14%
MSI 1.14%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.13%
Gigabyte G41M-Combo 2.48%
Dell XPS 8300 2.48%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.48%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.48%
ASUSTeK K50IJ 1.65%


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