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Should I remove dupeGuru Music Edition?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,136
United States Rank #9,131
Reach 0.0235%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.12 days
328.09 days >
Average installed length: 172.39 days


6.8.1 55.08%
6.8.0 5.62%
6.7.0 12.10%
6.6.0 3.67%
6.5.1 3.89%
6.5.0 5.62%
6.4.1 2.16%
6.4.0 0.22%
6.3.1 0.22%
6.3.0 0.22%
6.2.1 1.30%
6.1.1 0.65%
6.0.2 3.02%
6.0.1 3.46%
5.10.4 0.43%
5.6.0 1.94%
5.3.0 0.43%

Typically installed together

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dupeGuru Music Edition

What is dupeGuru Music Edition?  (from Hardcoded Software)

dupeGuru Music Edition (ME for short) is a tool to find duplicate songs in your music collection. It can scan filenames, tags or contents. dupeGuru ME is the big brother of dupeGuru. It does everything dupeGuru does, but it has more information columns (such as bitrate, duration, tags, etc..) and more scan types (filen...  Read more


dupeGuru Music Edition is a software program developed by Hardcoded Software. The most common release is 6.8.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named dupeGuru ME.exe. The setup package generally installs about 45 files and is usually about 14.31 MB (15,009,827 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 68% of users of dupeGuru Music Edition come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hardcoded.net/dupeguru_me
Help link: www.hardcoded.net/support
Installation folder: C:\Doublons\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AFA44D57-1F03-4FD3-8D53-7DE436DC7AA5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.31 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by dupeGuru Music Edition

Program executable:dupeGuru ME.exe
Name:dupeGuru Music Edition
Path:C:\Doublons\dupeGuru ME.exe
Additional files:
  • dupeGuru ME.exe
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • updater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater
  • python32.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • msvcp100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • MSVCR100.dll (by Microsoft)
  • python33.dll (by Python Software Foundation)

How do I remove dupeGuru Music Edition?

You can uninstall dupeGuru Music Edition 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 dupeGuru Music Edition, 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 dupeGuru Music Edition.

Win 10 52%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 51.94%
Windows 7 43.32%
Windows XP 3.23%
Windows Vista 1.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.96%
Windows 10 Home 17.61%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.52%
Windows 8.1 11.30%
Windows 10 Pro 10.65%
Windows 7 Professional 8.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.78%
  United Kingdom 5.58%
  Canada 2.71%
  Australia 2.55%
  Netherlands 2.23%
  Germany 1.75%
  France 1.59%
  Italy 1.59%
  South Africa 1.44%
  India 1.12%
  Japan 0.80%
  Norway 0.64%
  Greece 0.48%
  Hong Kong 0.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.49%
Dell 20.75%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 11.90%
Lenovo 6.46%
Toshiba 5.10%
Samsung 4.08%
Sony 2.38%
Intel 2.04%
American Megatrends 1.02%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.19%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.55%
ASUS All Series 4.55%
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 4.55%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.60%
Dell XPS 8700 2.60%


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