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Should I remove WiMP?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,353
Reach 0.0074%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.25 days
508.98 days >
Average installed length: 267.43 days


3.2.1 2.05%
3.2.0 21.92%
3.1.0 71.92%
3.0.4 3.42%
3.0.2 0.68%


What is WiMP?  (from WiMP Music AS)

WiMP is a music streaming service focusing on inspiring users to find new music and old favorites. Through local editorial teams in each country, WiMP provides daily recommendations, tips and playlists for any occasion. The ad-free service is available on computers, mobiles, tablets and network players. For full lossle...  Read more


WiMP is a software program developed by WiMP Music AS. The most common release is 3.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named updater.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 64.27 MB (67,392,919 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 65% of users of WiMP come from Norway, it is also popular in DK and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: wimpmusic.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WiMP\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{08646D03-0DEB-44FD-AF99-019FF82C1E69}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 64.27 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by WiMP

Program executable:updater.exe
updater 3.1.0 © WiMP Music AS, Inc, 2013
Path:C:\Program Files\WiMP\updater.exe
Additional files:
  • WiMP.exe

How do I remove WiMP?

You can uninstall WiMP 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 WiMP, 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 WiMP.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.74%
Windows 10 42.47%
Windows Vista 4.11%
Windows XP 0.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.86%
Windows 8.1 17.36%
Windows 7 Professional 13.19%
Windows 10 Home 8.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.64%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.03% of installs come from Norway
Which countries install it?
  Norway 65.03%
  DK 11.19%
  Sweden 7.69%
  Germany 4.90%
  United States 2.80%
  Poland 2.80%
  Mexico 1.40%
  Brazil 0.70%
  Thailand 0.70%
  Austria 0.70%
  New Zealand 0.70%
  IS 0.70%
  United Kingdom 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.51%
Hewlett-Packard 22.55%
ASUS 20.59%
Samsung 10.78%
Dell 5.88%
Intel 2.94%
Lenovo 2.94%
Alienware 1.96%
MSI 1.96%
Apple 1.96%
Medion 0.98%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.88%
HP ProBook 430 G1 1.92%
Samsung 700Z3C/700Z5C 1.92%
Acer Predator G3610 1.92%
Samsung 900X3C/900X3D/900... 1.92%
Samsung R580/R590 1.92%


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