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Should I remove iTudou?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,163
United States Rank #43,180
Reach 0.0092%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.29 days
451.01 days >
Average installed length: 236.97 days


VersionDistribution 24.55% 3.64% 18.18% 3.64% 2.73% 4.55% 1.82% 2.73% 10.91% 0.91% 0.91% 3.64% 2.73% 4.55% 4.55% 6.36% 2.73% 0.91%


What is iTudou?

iTudou is a Chinese file sharing application.


iTudou is a program developed by www.tudou.com. 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). When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is itudou.exe. The software installer includes 35 files and is usually about 26.24 MB (27,512,311 bytes). itdUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 20% of users of iTudou come from China, it is also popular in the United States and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\tudou\itudou
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Tudou\iTudou\uninst.exe"
Estimated size: 26.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by iTudou

Program executable:itudou.exe
Name:iTudou Application
Path:C:\Program Files\tudou\itudou\itudou.exe
Additional files:
  • UpdateInterface.dll - UpdateInterface Dynamic Link Library
  • os_convert_xml.dll - os_convert_xml Dynamic Link Library
  • os_play_list.dll - os_play_list Dynamic Link Library
  • UrlDownload.dll - UrlDownload Dynamic Link Library
  • os_convert.dll - os_convert Dynamic Link Library
  • os_session.dll - os_session Dynamic Link Library
  • pthreadGC2.dll (by Open Source Software community LGPL) - POSIX Threads for Windows LPGL (GNU C 32 bit)
  • itdAgent.dll - itdAgent Dynamic Link Library
  • itdUtility.dll - itdUtili Dynamic Link Library
  • os_api_win.dll - os_api_w Dynamic Link Library
  • os_common.dll - os_commo Dynamic Link Library
  • os_down_info.dll - os_down_ Dynamic Link Library
  • os_download.dll - os_downl Dynamic Link Library
  • os_up_info.dll - os_up_in Dynamic Link Library
  • os_upload.dll - os_uploa Dynamic Link Library
  • os_log.dll - os_log Dynamic Link Library
  • mplayer.exe - MPlayer - The Movie Player (MPlayer - Movie Player)
  • 7z_d.dll - 7z_d Dynamic Link Library
  • itdUpdate.exe - itdUpdate Application
  • itdMplayer.exe (by TUDOU) - iTudou Player
  • ImportData.exe - ImportData
  • tudou_downloaded_media_info.dll (by MediaArea.net) - MediaInfo (All about your audio and video files)
  • uninst.exe (by Tudou) - iTudou v3 (Setup)
  • itdSetup.exe - itdSetup
  • ffmpeg.exe
  • itdDaemon.exe
  • itdReport.dll
  • itdShell.dll - itdShell Dynamic Link Library
  • libcurl.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • itdShell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'itdShell' with a class of {9AB81E72-CB2F-11D3-8D3B-AC2F34F1FA3C}.
Scheduled Task
  • iTudou.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F3B0E0F0-E373-461B-8642-32D37C903C96}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove iTudou?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Server 2003 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.37%
Windows 8 15.32%
Windows XP 10.81%
Windows Vista 3.60%
Windows Server 2003 0.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.36%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.82%
Windows 8.1 8.18%
Windows 7 Professional 6.36%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.67% of installs come from China
Which countries install it?
  China 19.67%
  United States 16.39%
  Taiwan 14.75%
  Hong Kong 14.75%
  Canada 8.20%
  Australia 4.92%
  Malaysia 4.92%
  Singapore 4.10%
  United Kingdom 2.46%
  Japan 1.64%
  Indonesia 1.64%
  Italy 1.64%
  Spain 0.82%
  Paraguay 0.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 17.78%
Dell 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 14.44%
Lenovo 13.33%
Samsung 3.33%
Alienware 2.22%
NEC 1.11%
Toshiba 1.11%
American Megatrends 1.11%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.26%
LENOVO 20078 2.17%
Dell Inspiron 620s 2.17%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.17%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.17%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.17%


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