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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,358
United States Rank #27,756
Reach 0.0131%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 108.51 days
776.45 days >
Average installed length: 407.96 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
Optelecom-NKF 0.54%
2546-gcc4.0.3-sse-x264.nl 2.72%
2546-gcc4.0.3-sse2-x264.nl 0.54%
20060526-rev2546 0.54%
20060420-gcc4.0.3-sse-x264.nl 1.09%
20060403 1.09%
20060226 5.98%
20060127 0.54%
20060123 0.54%
20051221-gcc4.0.2-sse-x264.nl 35.33%
20051221 1.09%
20051216 5.43%
20051208-gcc4.0.2-sse-x264.nl 1.09%
20051201-gcc4.0.2-sse-x264.nl 0.54%
20051129 4.35%
20051124 7.07%
20051120-gcc4.0.2-sse2-x264.nl 3.26%
20051115 1.63%
20051109 0.54%
20051105 1.09%
20051018 1.63%
20051013 0.54%
20051009 0.54%
20050930 1.63%
20050920 1.63%
20050909 0.54%
20050822 5.43%
20050703 0.54%
20050630 0.54%
20050611 1.09%
20050328 1.09%
20050303 1.63%
20050215 1.09%
20050212 1.09%
20050119 1.63%
20050112 3.80%
20050103 0.54%

ffdshow

Overview

ffdshow is a software program developed by Milan Cutka. The most common release is 20051221-gcc4.0.2-sse-x264.nl, 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 setup package generally installs about 69 files and is usually about 13.94 MB (14,615,322 bytes). 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 17% of users of ffdshow come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: ffdshow.sourceforge.net/tikiwiki
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ffdshow
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ffdshow\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 13.94 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ffdshow

  • ff_libfaad2.dll - FAAD2 DLL built for ffdshow
  • ff_kernelDeint.dll - KernelDeint for ffdshow
  • xvidcore.dll (by XviD.org) - XviD MPEG-4 video codec (ISO MPEG-4 compliant video codec)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • ff_liba52.dll
  • ff_libdts.dll
  • ff_libmad.dll
  • ff_realaac.dll
  • ff_samplerate.dll
  • ff_theora.dll
  • ff_tremor.dll
  • ff_unrar.dll
  • ff_wmv9.dll
  • ff_x264.dll
  • ffavisynth.dll
  • FLT_ffdshow.dll
  • libavcodec.dll
  • libmpeg2_ff.dll
  • libmplayer.dll
  • makeAVIS.exe
  • tomsmocomp_ff.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • unins000.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9AAD58A7-9DC8-41F3-9990-050BBCDAE12F}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove ffdshow?

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

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#19,358
 
REACH
~0.01%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 45.11%
Windows XP 33.70%
Windows Vista 12.50%
Windows 8 8.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.11%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.38%
Windows 7 Professional 9.84%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.19%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 17.44%
  Germany 10.77%
  France 8.21%
  Italy 4.62%
  Japan 4.62%
  Romania 4.62%
  United Kingdom 3.59%
  Israel 3.08%
  Canada 2.56%
  Spain 2.56%
  Austria 2.56%
  Sweden 2.56%
  RS 2.56%
  Iran 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.85%
Acer 19.15%
Hewlett-Packard 11.70%
GIGABYTE 7.45%
ASUS 7.45%
American Megatrends 6.38%
Toshiba 6.38%
Sahara 3.19%
Samsung 2.13%
Lenovo 2.13%
NEC 2.13%
Packard Bell 1.06%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.02%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.02%
Fujitsu Siemens MS-7058 2.02%
Acer Aspire M1200/3200/52... 2.02%
BIOSTAR Group G31-M7 TE 2.02%
Gigabyte GA-MA770-UD3 2.02%

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