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9% remove it91% keep it
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2.2.0 19.51%
2.1.0 12.20%
2.0.0 28.05%
1.12.0 40.24%

gvSIG desktop


gvSIG desktop is a software program developed by gvSIG Association. The most common release is 1.12.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named gvsig-desktop.exe. The setup package generally installs about 60 files and is usually about 9.31 MB (9,758,007 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 25% of users of gvSIG desktop come from Spain, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gvsig.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\gvSIG desktop 1.12.0
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\gvSIG desktop 1.12.0\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 9.31 MB

Program filesFiles installed by gvSIG desktop

Program executable:gvsig-desktop.exe
Name:gvSIG desktop
Path:C:\Program Files\gvsig desktop 1.12.0\gvsig-desktop.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe
  • gdal18.dll (by OSGeo) - GDAL/OGR (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library)
  • gvsig-package-installer.exe (by (c) 2009-2012 gvSIG Association) - gvSIG package installer (gvSIG package installer 2.0.0)

How do I remove gvSIG desktop?

You can uninstall gvSIG desktop 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 gvSIG desktop, 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 gvSIG desktop.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.66%
Windows 10 36.59%
Windows XP 7.32%
Windows Vista 2.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.41%
Windows 7 Professional 12.20%
Windows 10 Home 8.54%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.32%
Windows 10 Pro 6.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.00% of installs come from Spain
Which countries install it?
  Spain 25.00%
  United States 17.39%
  Italy 11.96%
  Colombia 7.61%
  Brazil 5.43%
  Mexico 4.35%
  Ecuador 3.26%
  United Kingdom 3.26%
  Chile 2.17%
  Uruguay 2.17%
  France 2.17%
  Greece 2.17%
  Argentina 2.17%
  Czech Republic 2.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
ASUS 18.33%
Dell 18.33%
Acer 13.33%
Lenovo 6.67%
Samsung 5.00%
Sony 3.33%
Toshiba 1.67%
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