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Should I remove SwiftMediaConverter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #47,484
United States Rank #30,731
Reach 0.0017%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.96 days
214.64 days >
Average installed length: 112.78 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%



SwiftMediaConverter is a software program developed by Valcan Labs. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named SwiftMediaConverterApp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 31.2 MB (32,720,424 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 77% of users of SwiftMediaConverter come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and United Kingdom.
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Known to include offers within the setup
SwiftMediaConverter has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: SwiftMediaConverter
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\swiftmediaconverter
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SwiftMediaConverter\SwiftMediaConverterappuninstall.exe
Estimated size: 31.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SwiftMediaConverter

Program executable:SwiftMediaConverterApp.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\swiftmediaconverter\SwiftMediaConverterApp.exe
Additional files:
  • libfaac.dll - FAAC - Freeware Advanced Audio Coder
  • DevExpress.XtraEditors.v9.3.dll (by Developer Express) - DevExpress.XtraEditors
  • Swift Media Converter.exe - Swift Media COnverter
  • SwiftMediaConverterappuninstall.exe - SwiftMediaConverter
  • DevExpress.Utils.v9.3.dll (by Developer Express) - DevExpress.Utils
  • DevExpress.Data.v9.3.dll - DevExpress.Data
  • IceHttpClass.dll (by [email protected]) - IceHttpClass
  • MediaInfo.dll (by MediaArea.net) - MediaInfo (All about your audio and video files)
  • IceqliteUtil.dll - Iceqlite
  • ffmpeg.exe
  • SwiftMediaConverterApp.exe
  • SwiftMediaConverterSrv.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • SQLite.Interop.dll (by Robert Simpson, et al) - System.Data.SQLite (System.Data.SQLite Interop Assembly)
  • System.Data.SQLite.dll (by http://system.data.sqlite.org/) - System.Data.SQLite Core

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • SwiftMediaConverterSrv.exe runs as a service named 'SwiftMediaConverter Update Service' (SwiftMediaConverter Update Service) "Keep your SwiftMediaConverter software up to date.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • SwiftMediaConverterApp.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SwiftMediaConverter' which loads as "C:\Program Files\SwiftMediaConverter\SwiftMediaConverterApp.exe".

How do I remove SwiftMediaConverter?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista (SP2) 4%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.17%
Windows 8 41.67%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.50%
Windows 8.1 20.83%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 8.1 Connected 8.33%
Windows 10 Home 4.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.14%
  Netherlands 11.43%
  United Kingdom 5.71%
  Australia 2.86%
  France 2.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.81%
Hewlett-Packard 23.81%
Toshiba 19.05%
Dell 14.29%
Lenovo 9.52%
ASUS 4.76%
Samsung 4.76%
Common models
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TOSHIBA Satellite L305 4.17%
TOSHIBA Satellite C75D-B 4.17%
Samsung 700Z7C 4.17%


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