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Should I remove AVS Video Converter 8?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,391
United States Rank #1,889
Reach 0.4919%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.37 days
866.49 days >
Average installed length: 455.28 days


VersionDistribution 9.74% 11.67% 6.61% 15.44%

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AVS Video Converter 8

What is AVS Video Converter 8?

Convert video between all key formats: DVD, AVI, MP4, WMV, 3GP, QuickTime, SWF, MPEG, M4V, RM, DVR-MS, MKV, FLV, Blu-ray. Convert HD-video: M2TS, AVCHD, TOD, MOD, HDV. Save your time and use Batch mode--convert several video files at one go. Convert video for various devices such as iPod, iPad, Nintendo, Sony PSP, Blackberry, etc. Use editing tools to rotate video, add titles and credits, apply audio and video effects. Add specially designed menus and burn files on to DVD/Blu-ray discs. Upload video to popular web-hostings Youtube, Facebook, MySpace directly from the program interface.


The most used version is, with over 27% 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 AVSVideoConverter.exe. The software installer includes 47 files and is usually about 38.87 MB (40,759,874 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avs4you.com/AVS-Video-Converter.aspx
Help link: www.avs4you.com/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AVS4YOU\AVSVideoConverter\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AVS4YOU\AVSVideoConverter\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 38.87 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AVS Video Converter 8

Program executable:AVSVideoConverter.exe
Name:AVS Video Converter
Video Converter
Path:C:\Program Files\AVS4YOU\AVSVideoConverter\AVSVideoConverter.exe
Additional files:
  • AVSSystemAudioControl.dll - AVSSystemAudioControl Dynamic Link Library
  • AVS4YOUSoftwareNavigator.exe - AVS4YOU Software Navigator
  • AVSAudioConverter.exe - AVS Audio Converter 7.0 (AVS Audio Converter)
  • AVSVideoConverter.exe - AVS VideoConverter 5.6 (Video Converter)
  • AVSMobileUploader.exe - AVS Mobile Uploader (AVS Mobile Uploader Setup)
  • AVSVideoConverter Old.exe - AVS Video Converter
  • AVSVideoConverter_.exe
  • AVSVideoConverter-old.exe
  • AVSVideoConverterWormFix.exe
  • Replaced AVSVideoConverter.exe
  • setup.exe - AVS Video Converter Setup
  • AVSVideoRecorder.exe - AVS Video Recorder
  • AVSVideoUploader.exe - AVS Video Uploader (AVS Video Uploader Setup)
  • AVSDiscCreator.exe - AVS Disc Creator
  • AVSVideoBurner.exe - AVS Video Burner
  • Registration.exe - AVS Registration (AVS Registration Setup)
  • AVSVideoConverterShExt.dll - AVS Video Converter Shell Extension
  • libmfxsw32.dll (by Intel) - Intel® Media SDK (Intel® Media SDK library)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • AVSVideoConverterShExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'AVS Video Converter' with a class of {E02A8228-F6C3-4C13-BA53-6F1ACCAF746F}.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • AVSVideoConverter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D2D1FF46-588D-4B9E-AE19-149D2DFD5821}' (runs on registration).
  • AVS4YOUSoftwareNavigator.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8F32421B-0FD2-4575-8FC6-E4BD5EF14604}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove AVS Video Converter 8?

You can uninstall AVS Video Converter 8 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program AVS Video Converter 8, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 AVS Video Converter 8.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.51%
Windows 10 20.46%
Windows XP 6.98%
Windows Vista 6.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.58%
Windows 7 Professional 11.30%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.92%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.70%
Windows 8.1 4.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.90%
  Germany 9.72%
  Italy 6.48%
  France 6.09%
  United Kingdom 5.01%
  Canada 4.64%
  Australia 3.20%
  Netherlands 2.73%
  Belgium 2.27%
  Spain 1.27%
  Japan 1.06%
  Austria 1.05%
  Iran 1.01%
  India 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.01%
Dell 21.76%
Acer 18.20%
ASUS 10.12%
Toshiba 4.95%
Samsung 3.60%
Intel 2.49%
Lenovo 1.86%
Medion 1.85%
American Megatrends 1.20%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.74%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.53%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.42%
ASUS All Series 3.81%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.72%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.18%

Publisher URL: www.avsmedia.com


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