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Should I remove Waterfox x64 en-US?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,442
United States Rank #14,839
Reach 0.0127%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.14 days
210.53 days >
Average installed length: 110.62 days


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Waterfox 28.0 x64 en-US

What is Waterfox x64 en-US?  (from Mozilla)

Waterfox 28.0 is now available and this is a big release that has been in development for a long time. Performance gains are much higher and WF now comfortably competes with Google Chrome in JavaScript performance, with some huge gains in WebGL and HTML5 performance. Profile-Guided optimisation is back, which brings ni...  Read more


Waterfox 28.0 x64 en-US is a software program developed by Mozilla. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named waterfox.exe. The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 93.84 MB (98,402,857 bytes). The installed file updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 56% of users of Waterfox x64 en-US come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.waterfoxproject.org/development.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Waterfox
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Waterfox\uninstall\helper.exe"
Estimated size: 93.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Waterfox 28.0 x64 en-US

Program executable:waterfox.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\waterfox\waterfox.exe
Additional files:
  • webapp-uninstaller.exe - Mozilla Webapp Runtime App Uninstaller
  • libiomp5md.dll (by Intel) - Intel(R) OpenMP* Runtime Library
  • libmmd.dll (by Intel) - Intel(R) C/C++/Fortran Compiler (Math Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe))
  • svml_dispmd.dll - SVML Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe)
  • freebl3.dll - Network Security Services (NSS freebl Library)
  • nspr4.dll - Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR Library)
  • nssckbi.dll - NSS Builtin Trusted Root CAs
  • nssdbm3.dll - Legacy Database Driver
  • nssutil3.dll - NSS Utility Library
  • plc4.dll - PLC Library
  • plds4.dll - PLDS Library
  • smime3.dll - NSS S/MIME Library
  • softokn3.dll - NSS PKCS #11 Library
  • ssl3.dll - NSS SSL Library
  • xpcom.dll - MozillaDeveloperPreview
  • AccessibleMarshal.dll - Waterfox
  • gkmedias.dll
  • libEGL.dll
  • libGLESv2.dll
  • mozalloc.dll
  • mozglue.dll
  • nss3.dll
  • plugin-container.exe - Plugin Container for Waterfox
  • plugin-hang-ui.exe - Plugin Hang UI for Waterfox
  • updater.exe - Waterfox Software Updater
  • webapprt-stub.exe
  • xul.dll
  • mozjs.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • waterfox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1C3E99F9-3800-4032-B380-FE7119401BF6}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Waterfox x64 en-US?

You can uninstall Waterfox x64 en-US 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 Waterfox 28.0 (x64 en-US), 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 Waterfox x64 en-US.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.96%
Windows 10 37.85%
Windows Vista 1.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.80%
Windows 8.1 15.60%
Windows 7 Professional 13.60%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.20%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 3.60%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.07%
  United Kingdom 7.79%
  Germany 5.61%
  Australia 2.18%
  Canada 2.18%
  Iran 1.87%
  Italy 1.87%
  India 1.25%
  Greece 1.25%
  Brazil 0.93%
  Belgium 0.93%
  France 0.93%
  Switzerland 0.93%
  Finland 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.95%
Dell 23.95%
Acer 13.77%
ASUS 11.98%
Samsung 5.39%
Lenovo 3.59%
MSI 2.99%
Toshiba 1.80%
Alienware 1.80%
American Megatrends 0.60%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3521 3.23%
HP ENVY dv6 Notebook PC 3.23%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.23%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.23%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.42%
MSI MS-7693 2.42%

About Mozilla

Mozilla is a free software community best known for producing the Firefox web browser.
Publisher URL: www.mozilla.org


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