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Should I remove 4Free DVD Ripper 3?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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4Free DVD Ripper 3

What is 4Free DVD Ripper 3?  (from 4Free Studio)

Support DVD copy protections, like CSS, CPRM, CPPM, RC, RCE,
APS, UOPs, ARccOS, RipGuard, FluxDVD, CORE X2. Create the perfect home movie with this powerful editing software. No need for multiple media players. 4Free DVD Ripper’s fully-featured player supports all DVD Disc, ISO image file, DVD IFO file, DVD folder.


4Free DVD Ripper 3 is a program developed by 4Free Studio. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 19 files. The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 45% of users of 4Free DVD Ripper 3 come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.freedvd4you.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\4Free DVD Ripper\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\4Free DVD Ripper\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by 4Free DVD Ripper 3

  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • dvdripper.exe
  • imfc0.dll - imfc
  • install.exe
  • msvcm90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • phonon4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtGui4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtOpenGL4.dll
  • QtScript4.dll
  • QtScriptTools4.dll
  • QtSql4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • QtXmlPatterns4.dll
  • update.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • dvdripper.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DAE1C165-E049-4A4B-A234-C6B988BE2D04}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • update.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'qupdate' and executes as C:\Program Files\4Free Video Converter\update.exe.

How do I remove 4Free DVD Ripper 3?

Quickly and completely remove 4Free DVD Ripper 3 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall 4Free DVD Ripper 3 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program 4Free DVD Ripper 3, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 4Free DVD Ripper 3.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows 8 28.57%
Windows XP 9.52%
Windows Vista 4.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.05%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.52%
Windows 7 Professional 9.52%
Windows 8.1 9.52%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.83%
  Spain 10.34%
  Italy 10.34%
  Finland 6.90%
  Peru 6.90%
  South Africa 6.90%
  Argentina 3.45%
  Belgium 3.45%
  France 3.45%
  Mexico 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.78%
ASUS 16.67%
Toshiba 16.67%
Intel 11.11%
American Megatrends 11.11%
Lenovo 5.56%
Acer 5.56%
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