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Should I remove AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding?

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6% remove it94% keep it
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Global Rank #24,545
United States Rank #25,932
Reach 0.0081%


VersionDistribution 0.88% 0.88% 0.88% 0.88% 1.75% 2.63% 0.88% 0.88% 1.75% 0.88% 5.26% 0.88% 0.88% 0.88% 0.88% 2.63% 5.26% 0.88% 3.51% 0.88% 10.53% 1.75% 2.63% 0.88% 0.88% 6.14% 1.75% 9.65% 1.75% 0.88% 0.88% 5.26% 0.88%
2.00.0002 20.18%
2.00.0001 1.75%

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AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding

What is AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding?

Accelerating video transcoding using the GPU provides quicker video transcoding with lower CPU usage by providing fast UVD decoding and GPU-based resolution scaling.

About  (from Advanced Micro Devices)

With the increasing number of media sources and playback devices, users are constantly looking for a fast and seamless way to move and manage video content. AVT is a combination of hardware and low level software to convert H.264 and MPEG-2 video sources, up to 1080p resolution, to H.264 MPEG-2 file format to fit the t...  Read more


The most common release is 2.00.0002, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named amdwdst.exe. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 2.32 MB (2,436,096 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.amd.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\ATI Technologies\Multimedia\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{504184A2-1B0E-5D93-603A-517E93E7EDB3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.32 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding

Program executable:amdwdst.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\ATI Technologies\Multimedia\amdwdst.exe
Additional files:
  • AMDMFTDecoder_32.dll - AMD MF Playback Decoder
  • AMDMFTDecoder_64.dll
  • AMDhwDecoder_32.dll
  • AMDhwDecoder_64.dll
  • AMDh264Enc32.dll - AMD H.264 Encoder (AMD H.264 MF Encoder)
  • AMDh264Enc64.dll
  • atimpenc.dll - AMD Codec (ATI MPEG Encoder)
  • atimpenc64.dll
  • atixcode.dll - ATI Codec (ATI Video Transcoder)
  • atixcode64.dll
  • AMDMFTVideoDecoder_32.dll
  • AMDMFTVideoDecoder_64.dll

How do I remove AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding?

Quickly and completely remove AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding 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 AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding, 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 AMD Accelerated Video Transcoding.

Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows 8 27.68%
Windows Vista 0.89%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.56%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.78%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.48%
Windows 8.1 4.63%
Windows 8 Pro 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.78%
  Germany 12.17%
  Canada 3.48%
  Australia 3.48%
  Netherlands 3.48%
  France 3.48%
  Italy 2.61%
  Indonesia 2.61%
  Argentina 1.74%
  Brazil 1.74%
  United Kingdom 1.74%
  IQ 1.74%
  DZ 1.74%
  Turkey 1.74%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.54%
Dell 18.84%
Acer 14.49%
ASUS 7.25%
Toshiba 7.25%
Lenovo 4.35%
Sony 2.90%
Samsung 1.45%
MSI 1.45%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.49%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.30%
MSI MS-7641 3.30%
Gigabyte GA-880GA-UD3H 2.20%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.20%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.20%

About Advanced Micro Devices

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) develops computer processors and related technologies for commercial and consumer markets.
Publisher URL: www.amd.com


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