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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,827
United States Rank #12,088
Reach 0.0371%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.24 days
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Average installed length: 143.25 days


VersionDistribution 12.86% 87.14%

Xamarin Universal Installer


Xamarin Universal Installer is a program developed by Xamarin, Inc. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 847.37 KB (867,702 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 33% of users of Xamarin Universal Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: xamarin.com/monoforandroid
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\package cache\{d277509b-8112-4524-b765-5c9444bc2ddf}
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{d277509b-8112-4524-b765-5c9444bc2ddf}\XamarinInstaller.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 847.37 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Xamarin Universal Installer

  • XamarinInstaller.exe - Xamarin Universal Installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • XamarinInstaller.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name '{0775474c-ee0d-4484-8ca2-0808abb758a1}' which loads as "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\{0775474c-ee0d-4484-8ca2-0808abb758a1}\XamarinInstaller.exe" /burn.log.append "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Temp\Xamarin_Universal_Installer_20140702165520.log" /burn.runo.

How do I remove Xamarin Universal Installer?

You can uninstall Xamarin Universal Installer 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 Xamarin Universal Installer, 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 Xamarin Universal Installer.

Win 10 64%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 64.30%
Windows 7 35.29%
Windows Vista 0.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 13.54%
Windows 8.1 Pro 13.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.35%
Windows 7 Professional 11.22%
Windows 10 Home 9.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.62%
  United Kingdom 5.42%
  France 4.91%
  Italy 4.41%
  Germany 3.90%
  India 3.40%
  Brazil 3.02%
  Canada 2.77%
  Netherlands 2.52%
  Spain 1.64%
  South Africa 1.64%
  Australia 1.51%
  Belgium 1.51%
  Mexico 1.51%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.41%
Dell 20.85%
ASUS 15.40%
Acer 10.66%
Lenovo 8.06%
Toshiba 5.45%
Samsung 4.03%
Intel 2.37%
MSI 1.90%
Apple 0.95%
Sahara 0.95%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.73%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.59%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.14%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.14%
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC 2.69%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.69%


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