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Should I remove XYplorer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,713
United States Rank #5,538
Reach 0.0446%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.91 days
498.93 days >
Average installed length: 262.15 days


11.90 100.00%

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XYplorer 11.90

What is XYplorer?  (from Donald Lessau)

XYplorer is a multi-tabbed dual pane file manager for Windows, featuring file search, versatile preview facilities, a highly customizable interface, and a large array of unique ways to efficiently automate frequently recurring tasks. XYplorer is a portable file manager. It stores all data in the program's folder, and r...  Read more


XYplorer 11.90 is a program developed by Donald Lessau. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is xyplorer.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 6.51 MB (6,823,036 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 74% of users of XYplorer come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.xyplorer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\XYplorer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\XYplorer\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 6.51 MB

Program filesFiles installed by XYplorer 11.90

Program executable:xyplorer.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\xyplorer\xyplorer.exe
Additional files:
  • XYcopy.exe (by www.xyplorer.com) - XYcopy
  • Uninstall.exe
  • editor2_UC.exe (by ZabaraKatranemia Plc) - editor² (ed2 - Lightweight notepad replacement)
  • Setup.exe (by giveawayoftheday.com) - Giveaway of the Day
  • x2SettingsEditor.exe (by ZabKat) - xplorer2 registry settings editor
  • x2t_german.dll
  • xplorer2_UC.exe (by ZabKat) - xplorer² (xplorer² - explorer replacement)
  • XYplorer comments.docx
  • XYplorerFree.exe (by www.xyplorer.com) - XYplorer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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

How do I remove XYplorer?

You can uninstall XYplorer 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 XYplorer 11.90, 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 XYplorer.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.72%
Windows 10 11.35%
Windows XP 10.22%
Windows Vista 7.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.97%
Windows 7 Professional 12.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.66%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.06%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 2.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.00%
  Canada 5.28%
  Germany 3.76%
  United Kingdom 2.56%
  Italy 1.28%
  Australia 1.20%
  France 1.20%
  Netherlands 0.88%
  Belgium 0.72%
  India 0.72%
  Sweden 0.64%
  Brazil 0.48%
  Israel 0.48%
  Argentina 0.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.93%
Hewlett-Packard 30.12%
Acer 13.25%
ASUS 4.02%
Intel 3.41%
Toshiba 3.01%
Samsung 2.21%
American Megatrends 1.81%
Medion 1.41%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.32%
Dell XPS 8300 3.56%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.16%
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 2.77%
Dell XPS 8500 2.77%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.37%


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