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VersionDistribution 5.88% 88.24% 5.88%

The KMPlayer


The KMPlayer is a program developed by KMP Media. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is kmplayer.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 27.12 MB of memory. The software installer includes 47 files and is usually about 79.21 MB (83,061,560 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 57% of users of The KMPlayer come from the United States, it is also popular in Thailand and Latvia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.kmplayer.com/es
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\the kmplayer
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\The KMPlayer\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 79.21 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The KMPlayer

Program executable:kmplayer.exe
Name:The KMPlayer
Signed by:KMP Media co.
Path:C:\Program Files\the kmplayer\kmplayer.exe
K-Multimedia Player (commonly known as The KMPlayer, KMPlayer or KMP) is a media player for Windows which can play a large number of formats including VCD, DVD, AVI, MKV, Ogg, OGM, 3GP, MPEG-1/2/4, WMV, RealMedia, FLV and QuickTime.
Additional files:
  • OptimFROG.dll (by Florin Ghido, [email protected]) - OptimFROG Lossless/DualStream Audio Compression, http://www.LosslessAudio.org (OptimFROG Lossless/DualStream DLL Library)
  • KIconLib.dll - The KMPlayer SecondEdition IconPack 48
  • KMPSetup.exe (by http://www.kmplayer.com) - The KMPlayer Setup Wizard
  • libmfxsw32.dll (by Intel) - Intel® Media SDK (Intel® Media SDK library)
  • PProcDLL.DLL
  • MediaInfo.dll (by http://mediainfo.sourceforge.net) - MediaInfoLib (Library to read info about media files)
  • KMPAlbumArt.dll - KMPAlbumArt
  • bass_alac.dll (by MaresWEB) - BASS_ALAC (Apple Lossless Audio Codec add-on for the BASS library)
  • bass_ape.dll (by MaresWEB) - BASS_APE (Monkey's Audio add-on for the BASS library)
  • bass_mpc.dll - BASS_MPC (Musepack add-on for the BASS library)
  • bass_ofr.dll - BASS_OFR (OptimFROG add-on for the BASS library)
  • bass_spx.dll - BASS_SPX (Speex add-on for the BASS library)
  • bass_tta.dll - BASS_TTA (The True Audio add-on for the BASS library)
  • bass_wv.dll - BASS_WV (WavPack add-on for the BASS library)
  • AboutDLL.dll
  • bass.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASS
  • bass_flac.dll (by Un4seen Developments) - BASSFLAC
  • DTView.dll
  • ImLoader.dll
  • liba52.dll
  • libcodec.dll
  • libdts.dll
  • libfaac.dll
  • libfaad2.dll
  • LibIntelCodec.dll
  • libmad.dll
  • libmpeg2.dll
  • libmplay.dll
  • OggVorbis.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • KMPlayer.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'KMPPlayMusicFilesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'KMPlayer.AutoRun' and the action verb 'PlayMusicFiles.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • KMPlayer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{91888BD1-5F81-4F25-9C1B-12F8C62C5761}' (runs on registration).
  • KMPSetup.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{55E8C0BA-59AD-40C7-990D-B0625FA61D29}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • KMPlayer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\The KMPlayer\KMPlayer.exe'.
Network connections
  • KMPlayer.exe connects to 61-111-8-189.kidc.net ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:27.12 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.2787116699%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.22047341%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.05823826%
0.015104% average

How do I remove The KMPlayer?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win XP 6%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.24%
Windows XP 11.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 35.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 7 Starter 5.88%
Windows 7 Professional 5.88%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.14%
  Thailand 14.29%
  Latvia 3.57%
  RS 3.57%
  Mexico 3.57%
  Spain 3.57%
  Iran 3.57%
  Netherlands 3.57%
  United Arab Emirates 3.57%
  Saudi Arabia 3.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.41%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
Acer 17.65%
Sony 5.88%
Lenovo 5.88%
Alienware 5.88%
ASUS 5.88%
Common models
Sony VPCEE3WFX 6.25%
LENOVO IdeaCentre K330B 6.25%
Hewlett-Packard p6582l 6.25%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.25%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.25%
Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 6.25%


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