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Should I remove Bandicam?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,448
United States Rank #1,851
Reach 0.5687%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.45 days
396.86 days >
Average installed length: 208.52 days


VersionDistribution 0.01% 0.30% 0.12% 0.24% 1.55% 0.49% 1.31% 0.13% 3.22% 4.44% 1.33% 1.70% 2.07% 0.69% 3.98% 4.46% 0.43% 0.32% 3.00% 0.46% 3.07% 5.11% 0.52% 0.16% 3.94% 5.40% 2.33% 5.00% 5.65% 1.17% 0.01% 4.03% 0.83% 0.66% 4.28% 5.39% 4.01% 0.41% 0.38% 2.14% 0.13% 0.38%
1.8.2 1.67%

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What is Bandicam?

The Bandicam program makes it possible to record a certain area on a PC screen, or on a program that uses the DirectX/OpenGL graphic technologies.

About  (from Bandisoft.com)

Bandicam will help you carry out a video record with high compression ratio, while keeping the video quality closer to the original work, and provides performance far superior to other programs that provide similar functions. Bandicam can record DirectX/OpenGL programs like the Fraps (Fraps Alternative, Better than Fra...  Read more


Bandicam is a software program developed by Bandisoft.com. The most common release is, with over 42% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named bdcam.exe. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 19.73 MB (20,691,704 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 37% of users of Bandicam come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bandicam.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\bandicam
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Bandicam\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 19.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Bandicam

Program executable:bdcam.exe
Bandisoft - bdcam.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\bandicam\bdcam.exe
Additional files:
  • BDCAMSETUP_ENG.EXE - Bandicam (Bandicam Setup File)
  • bdfix.exe - BandiFix
  • uninstall.exe
  • bdcap32.dll (by www.Bandisoft.com) - bandi capture library (Bandisoft - Bandicapture DLL)
  • bdcap64.dll (by www.Bandisoft.com)
  • bdcam.dll - bdcam (Bandisoft - bdcam.dll)
  • bdcam64.dll
  • bdcamih.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • bdcam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named bandicam_start.
Startup File (User Run)
  • bdcam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'BANDICAM' and executes as C:\Program Files\Bandicam\bdcam.exe.

How do I remove Bandicam?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 8 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.79%
Windows 8 29.79%
Windows XP 3.63%
Windows Vista 2.77%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.46%
Windows 8.1 12.93%
Windows 7 Professional 8.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.38%
Windows 8 3.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.39%
  Germany 4.94%
  United Kingdom 4.74%
  Japan 4.41%
  Canada 3.32%
  Taiwan 2.57%
  Australia 2.26%
  France 1.98%
  Brazil 1.61%
  Romania 1.61%
  Turkey 1.60%
  Italy 1.59%
  Netherlands 1.58%
  Russia 1.58%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.91%
Acer 18.86%
Dell 15.96%
ASUS 13.19%
Toshiba 6.06%
Lenovo 5.21%
Samsung 3.16%
Alienware 1.84%
MSI 1.11%
Intel 1.09%
NEC 0.65%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.76%
ASUS All Series 5.69%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.30%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.16%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.09%


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