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1% remove it99% keep it
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VDMSound is a program developed by Vlad Muia. 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 23 files and is usually about 1.81 MB (1,898,275 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 42% of users of VDMSound come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: ntvdm.cjb.net
Help link: ntvdm.cjb.net/faq
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\vdmsound
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\VDMSound\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VDMSound

  • EmuAdLib.dll - EmuAdLib Module
  • LaunchPad.dll - VDMSound 2.x (VDMSound LaunchPad Shell Extension)
  • VDMConfig.dll - VDMSound (VDMConfig Module)
  • DiskWriter.dll - DiskWriter Module
  • DMAController.dll - DMAController Module
  • DSoundDevice.dll - DSoundDevice Module
  • EmuJoystick.dll - EmuJoystick Module
  • EmuMPU401.dll - EmuMPU401 Module
  • EmuPPDAC.dll - EmuPPDAC Module
  • EmuSBCompat.dll - EmuSBCompat Module
  • MIDIDevice.dll - MIDIDevice Module
  • MIDIIndicator.dll - MIDIIndicator Module
  • MIDIToolkit.dll - MIDIToolkit Module
  • sapucdex.dll (by SaPu) - SaPu's CD-ROM extension (CD-ROM extension for DOS boxes under Windows NT/2K/XP)
  • TipOfDay.dll - Tip of the Day DLL
  • uninst.exe
  • VDDLoader.dll - WinNT/2k VDD service provider & low-level loader
  • WaveDevice.dll - WaveDevice Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DOSDRV.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{EB7F77CA-2427-42E4-A656-9A993B61518A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove VDMSound?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.88%
Windows XP 27.07%
Windows Vista 12.03%
Windows 8 9.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 26.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.74%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.40%
Windows 7 Professional 7.63%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.94%
  United Kingdom 7.10%
  Germany 6.45%
  Canada 4.52%
  Australia 3.87%
  Brazil 3.23%
  Italy 3.23%
  France 2.58%
  Argentina 1.29%
  Austria 1.29%
  Finland 1.29%
  Greece 1.29%
  Ireland 1.29%
  India 1.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.68%
Dell 19.48%
Hewlett-Packard 16.88%
ASUS 5.19%
Intel 5.19%
American Megatrends 3.90%
Lenovo 2.60%
Apple 1.30%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5733Z 2.06%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.06%
Micro-Star CX600 2.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite L875D 1.03%


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