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Should I remove Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,031
United States Rank #18,490
Reach 0.0710%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.82 days
378.26 days >
Average installed length: 198.74 days


1.3.0 29.05%
1.1.1 1.51%
1.1 69.45%

Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets


Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets is a software program developed by PainteR. The most common release is 1.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 1.48 MB (1,549,016 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 13% of users of Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: pcportal.org.ru/index/8-93250
Help link: pcportal.org.ru/forum/8
Installation folder: C:\WINDOWS\Installer\Desktop Gadgets\
Uninstaller: "C:\WINDOWS\Installer\Desktop Gadgets\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets

  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets?

Quickly and completely remove Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets 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 Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets, 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 Windows 8 Desktop Gadgets.

Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

12.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 12.50%
  Iran 11.45%
  Russia 7.38%
  DZ 6.78%
  Germany 5.72%
  UA 5.27%
  Italy 4.07%
  India 3.46%
  France 2.56%
  MA 2.41%
  Poland 2.41%
  Brazil 2.11%
  IQ 1.96%
  Saudi Arabia 1.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 19.74%
Dell 16.28%
ASUS 14.31%
Acer 14.31%
Lenovo 7.40%
Toshiba 4.93%
Samsung 4.61%
Intel 3.45%
MSI 1.15%
American Megatrends 0.99%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.85%
ASUS All Series 4.67%
MSI MS-7592 3.74%
Dell Inspiron 3521 3.43%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.12%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.49%


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