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Should I remove AVS4YOU Software Navigator?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,021
United States Rank #4,916
Reach 0.1017%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.19 days
654.61 days >
Average installed length: 343.95 days

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AVS4YOU Software Navigator 1.3

What is AVS4YOU Software Navigator?

AVS4YOU Software Navigator is a bundled program with most AVS4YOU products that allows the user to find additional programs created by the manufacturer.


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 is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is avs4yousoftwarenavigator.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 8.39 MB (8,802,354 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avs4you.com
Help link: www.avs4you.com/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AVS4YOU\AVSSoftwareNavigator\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AVS4YOU\AVSSoftwareNavigator\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 8.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AVS4YOU Software Navigator 1.3

Program executable:avs4yousoftwarenavigator.exe
Name:AVS4YOU Software Navigator
Path:C:\Program Files\avs4you\avssoftwarenavigator\avs4yousoftwarenavigator.exe
Additional files:
  • AVSVideoReMaker.exe - AVS Video ReMaker 2.4 (Video ReMaker)
  • AVSAudioEditor.exe - AVS Audio Editor 4.2 (AVS Audio Editor)
  • AVSAudioConverter.exe - AVS Audio Converter
  • AVSVideoConverter.exe - AVS Video Converter (Video Converter)
  • AVSDVDAuthoring.exe - AVS DVD Authoring
  • AVSVideoEditor.exe - AVS Video Editor (Video Editor)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • AVS4YOUSoftwareNavigator.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{293CC14D-A48B-4553-8548-C660DD30C349}' (runs on registration).
  • AVSVideoConverter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A1B74B14-64CD-4CB4-ADC9-428288B37B18}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AVS4YOUSoftwareNavigator.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AVS4YOU\AVSSoftwareNavigator\AVS4YOUSoftwareNavigator.exe'.

How do I remove AVS4YOU Software Navigator?

You can uninstall AVS4YOU Software Navigator 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 AVS4YOU Software Navigator 1.3, 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 AVS4YOU Software Navigator.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.60%
Windows Vista 24.48%
Windows XP 17.55%
Windows 10 9.27%
Windows Server 2003 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.84%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.75%
Windows 7 Professional 7.36%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.19%
  Germany 8.56%
  Italy 5.76%
  France 5.06%
  United Kingdom 4.86%
  Canada 3.37%
  Australia 2.88%
  Netherlands 2.06%
  Israel 1.48%
  Iran 1.40%
  Belgium 1.32%
  Sweden 1.11%
  Spain 1.03%
  Japan 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.23%
Dell 25.41%
Acer 12.93%
Toshiba 6.38%
Intel 5.10%
ASUS 5.01%
American Megatrends 2.64%
Medion 1.64%
Lenovo 1.28%
Sahara 1.28%
Samsung 1.18%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.47%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.53%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.06%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.06%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.82%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.35%

Publisher URL: www.avsmedia.com


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