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Should I remove Vista Drive Icon?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,831
United States Rank #38,843
Reach 0.0125%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 31.52 days
929.93 days >
Average installed length: 488.61 days


VersionDistribution 0.41%
1.4 99.59%

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Vista Drive Icon 1.4

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What is Vista Drive Icon?  (from artArmin)

Vista Drive Icon, changes the drive icons shown in Windows "My Computer", to a nearly Vista drive icon, showing the drive's free space with a smooth colored horizontal bar.


Vista Drive Icon 1.4 is a software program developed by artArmin. The most common release is 1.4, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named DrvIcon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 799.93 KB (819,125 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 21% of users of Vista Drive Icon come from Iran, it is also popular in the United States and Turkey.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: drvicon.sf.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Vista Drive Icon
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Vista Drive Icon\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 799.93 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Vista Drive Icon 1.4

Program executable:DrvIcon.exe
Name:Vista Drive Icon
Changes "My Computer" drive icons to Windows Vista drive icons.
Path:C:\Program Files\Vista Drive Icon\DrvIcon.exe
Additional files:
  • DrvIcon.exe - Vista Drive Icon (Changes "My Computer" drive icons to Windows Vista drive icons.)
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DrvIcon.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DrvIcon' which loads as C:\Program Files\Vista Drive Icon\DrvIcon.exe.

How do I remove Vista Drive Icon?

Quickly and completely remove Vista Drive Icon 1.4 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Vista Drive Icon 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Vista Drive Icon 1.4, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Vista Drive Icon.

Win XP 88%
Win 10 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 91.70%
Windows 7 5.81%
Windows Vista 1.66%
Windows 10 0.83%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 90.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.51%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 1.67%
Windows 7 Professional 1.26%
Windows 7 Home Premium 1.26%
Windows 7 Starter 0.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.73% of installs come from Iran
Which countries install it?
  Iran 20.73%
  United States 10.16%
  Turkey 8.54%
  Germany 8.13%
  Egypt 6.50%
  Poland 5.28%
  Italy 4.88%
  Thailand 4.47%
  India 4.07%
  Hungary 3.25%
  Japan 2.44%
  United Kingdom 2.03%
  Taiwan 1.63%
  Portugal 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.90%
Dell 14.17%
American Megatrends 10.24%
Intel 10.24%
Acer 7.87%
Sahara 4.72%
Samsung 2.36%
Common models
Gigabyte G41MT-S2PT 3.28%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2P 3.28%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 1.64%
Dell Latitude D630 1.64%


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