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What percent of users and experts removed it?
40% remove it60% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,742
United States Rank #2,724
Reach 0.5029%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 41.59 days
1226.82 days >
Average installed length: 644.60 days

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What is Uninstall?

The uninstall program is included with most DVDVideoSoft applications and automatically installed. It provides the ability to help uninstall/remove the applications as well as assist in removing the DVDVideoSoft Toolbar if it has been optionally installed.


Uninstall is a software program developed by DVDVideoSoft. 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 primary executable is named FreeStudioManager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 97 files and is usually about 28.4 MB (29,784,049 bytes). The installed file DVSUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 29% of users of Uninstall come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.
Uninstall has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dvdvideosoft.com/guides/faq/how-to-uninstall-dvdvideosoft-toolbar.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\DVDVideoSoft\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\DVDVideoSoft\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 28.4 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Uninstall

Program executable:FreeStudioManager.exe
Name:Free Studio Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\DVDVideoSoft\FreeStudioManager.exe
Additional files:
  • FreeStudioManager.exe - Free Studio Manager 4.1 (Free Studio Manager)
  • DVSMP3TagEditor.dll - DVSMP3TagEditor
  • BrowserHelpersInstaller.exe - Free Studio (BrowserHelpersInstaller)
  • DvsService.exe - Logger Server
  • DVSUpdate.exe - DVSUpdate
  • DVSVideoPlayerJPG.dll
  • VideoFileCutter.dll - DVDVideoSoft VideoFileCutter
  • VideoFileToIPOD.dll - DVDVideoSoft VideoFileToIPOD
  • MediaTagsEditor.dll - MediaTagsEditor (Media tags editor DLL)
  • CudaTranscoder.dll - CUDA Encoder Support
  • dlhpr.dll - dlhpr
  • dlmgr.dll - dlmgr
  • dvsdl.dll - dvsdl
  • DVSDVDVideoCreater.dll - DVS DVD Video Creater
  • DVSiTunes.dll - DVS iTunes
  • dvssyshelper.dll - DVDVideoSoft System Helper Dll
  • DVSVideoDownloader.dll - DVDVideoSoft Video Downloader
  • DVSVideoPlayer.dll - DVDVideoSoft Video Player
  • HttpVideoDownloader.dll - Http Video Downloader
  • mmcore-pinv.dll - mmcore-pinv
  • TBOffer.exe - Toolbar Offer
  • VideoRotate.dll - Video Rotater
  • FixComponentsSilent.exe - Fix Components Silent
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • FixComponents.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FreeStudioManager.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{523F0DCD-73E4-4CA1-82DE-308A61F8973B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Uninstall?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 40%
Keep it 60%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.21%
Windows XP 19.98%
Windows Vista 19.12%
Windows 8 2.53%
Windows Server 2003 0.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.92%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.46%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.36%
Windows 7 Professional 7.87%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.90%
  Germany 24.15%
  Italy 4.02%
  United Kingdom 3.72%
  Netherlands 2.68%
  Israel 2.63%
  Japan 2.43%
  France 2.37%
  Brazil 2.06%
  Spain 1.81%
  Canada 1.75%
  Belgium 1.60%
  Australia 1.44%
  Croatia 1.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.64%
Acer 17.01%
Dell 13.04%
Toshiba 6.62%
ASUS 6.49%
Medion 5.96%
American Megatrends 5.03%
Intel 3.77%
Sony 3.64%
Lenovo 3.11%
Samsung 2.38%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.45%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.35%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 1.39%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.39%
Acer Aspire 5738 0.96%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 0.96%

About DVDVideoSoft

DVDVideoSoft creates multimedia freeware programs.
Publisher URL: www.dvdvideosoft.com


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