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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,626
United States Rank #11,718
Reach 0.0665%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.21 days
566.65 days >
Average installed length: 297.73 days


2.13 100.00%

XnView 2.13

What is XnView?  (from Gougelet Pierre-e)

XnView is a fast multi-format graphics browser, viewer, and converter. It can read more than 400 file formats, e.g. GIF, BMP, JPEG, PNG, TARGA, multipage TIFF, camera RAW, JPEG 2000, MPEG, AVI, QuickTime. EXIF and IPTC metadata are also supported. The image viewer has an Explorer-like browser that allows quick and simp...  Read more


XnView 2.13 is a software program developed by Gougelet Pierre-e. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 16.67 MB (17,482,062 bytes). 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 21% of users of XnView come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.xnview.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\XnView\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\XnView\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 16.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by XnView 2.13

  • XnView-win.exe - XnView (XnView Setup)
  • XnView-win-full.exe
  • XnView-win-full-de.exe
  • XnViewMediaDetector.exe - _ XnViewMediaDetector (XnViewMediaDetector)
  • xnview.exe (by XnView, http://www.xnview.com) - XnView for Windows
  • nconvert.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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

How do I remove XnView?

You can uninstall XnView 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 XnView 2.13, 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 XnView.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.27%
Windows 10 31.05%
Windows XP 6.16%
Windows Vista 2.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.37%
Windows 7 Professional 15.96%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.18%
Windows 8.1 10.49%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.10%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.90%
  France 19.07%
  Germany 18.38%
  Italy 3.51%
  United Kingdom 2.97%
  Czech Republic 2.75%
  Netherlands 2.67%
  Belgium 2.29%
  Poland 2.14%
  Canada 2.06%
  Spain 1.53%
  Russia 1.45%
  Australia 1.22%
  Sweden 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.40%
Hewlett-Packard 18.26%
ASUS 15.68%
Acer 13.85%
Medion 6.24%
Samsung 3.50%
Lenovo 2.44%
Toshiba 2.28%
American Megatrends 2.13%
MSI 1.37%
Intel 1.07%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.31%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 3.65%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.66%
Acer Aspire V3-771 2.33%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.33%
MSI MS-7816 2.33%

Publisher URL: www.xnview.com


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