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Should I remove ownCloud?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,523
United States Rank #22,740
Reach 0.0197%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.54 days
368.73 days >
Average installed length: 193.74 days


VersionDistribution 16.24% 0.26%
1.4.2 21.65%
1.4.1 9.02%
1.4.0 8.51%
1.3.0 19.33%
1.2.5 10.57%
1.2.4 0.52%
1.2.3 2.84%
1.2.1 5.67%
1.2.0beta1 0.26%
1.2.0 5.15%



ownCloud is a software program developed by ownCloud, Inc. The most common release is 1.4.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 33 files and is usually about 28.99 MB (30,401,539 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 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 22% of users of ownCloud come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: owncloud.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ownCloud
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ownCloud\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 28.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ownCloud

  • libcrypto-10.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL shared library)
  • libssl-10.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • 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))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • libdl.dll
  • libgcc_s_sjlj-1.dll
  • libiniparser.dll
  • libmodman.dll
  • libneon-27.dll
  • libocsync.dll
  • libowncloudsync.dll
  • libpng15-15.dll
  • libproxy.dll
  • libqtkeychain.dll
  • libstdc++-6.dll
  • libxml2-2.dll
  • owncloud.exe
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • owncloud.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ownCloud' and executes as C:\Program Files\ownCloud\owncloud.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • owncloud.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ownCloud' which loads as C:\Program Files\ownCloud\owncloud.exe.

How do I remove ownCloud?

You can uninstall ownCloud 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 ownCloud, 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 ownCloud.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 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 64.18%
Windows 10 31.44%
Windows XP 2.58%
Windows Vista 1.55%
Windows Server 2003 0.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 25.52%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.01%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.25%
Windows 8 Pro 5.67%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.53%
  France 16.62%
  Germany 14.71%
  United Kingdom 4.63%
  Belgium 4.36%
  Austria 2.72%
  Switzerland 2.72%
  Netherlands 2.18%
  India 2.18%
  Canada 2.18%
  Italy 1.91%
  Spain 1.63%
  Australia 1.36%
  Russia 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.54%
ASUS 16.20%
Acer 14.81%
Hewlett-Packard 14.35%
Samsung 5.09%
Lenovo 4.17%
Medion 3.24%
MSI 1.85%
Toshiba 1.85%
American Megatrends 1.39%
Sahara 0.93%
Common models
MSI MS-7681 3.39%
Dell Latitude E6410 2.54%
HP EliteBook 8560p 2.54%
Dell XPS 8300 2.54%
ASUSTeK N56VZ 2.54%
Acer Aspire 5745 2.54%


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