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Should I remove AllShare Play?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,841
United States Rank #26,722
Reach 0.0060%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 165.28 days
952.65 days >
Average installed length: 500.55 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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AllShare Play

What is AllShare Play?

The AllShare software enables your PC to run many AllShare services. It can share videos, photos, and music between your PC and other devices that support the AllShare service by using your local network for streaming playback.

About  (from Samsung Electronics)

In order for AllShare Play to work, your devices need to be connected to the Internet, so you’ll need a Wi-Fi connection at home. When you’re on the go, you can use AllShare Play with your mobile device over the web. Keep in mind, wireless data rates may apply. If the AllShare Play App is not already pre-installed on y...  Read more


It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 AllShare Play.exe. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 81.71 MB (85,676,744 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.allshareplay.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Samsung\AllShare Play
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Samsung\AllShare Play\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 81.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AllShare Play

Program executable:AllShare Play.exe
Name:AllShare Play
Path:C:\Program Files\Samsung\AllShare Play\AllShare Play.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe (by Copyright 2012 SAMSUNG) - AllShare Play UnInstaller (AllShare Play)
  • AllShare Play Service.exe (by Copyright 2012 SAMSUNG) - AllShare Play Service
  • AllShare Play.exe - AllShare Play
  • InstallerLauncher.exe - InstallerLauncher
  • JniIO.dll
  • JniSys.dll
  • SecLibJNI.dll
  • mfc90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • mfc90u.dll (by Microsoft)
  • mfcm90.dll - MFC Managed Library - Retail Version
  • mfcm90u.dll
  • msvcm90.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • msvcp90.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • AllShare Play Service.exe runs as a service named 'AllShare Play Service' (AllShare Play Service) "AllSharePlayService".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AllShare Play.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Samsung\AllShare Play\AllShare Play.exe'.

How do I remove AllShare Play?

You can uninstall AllShare Play 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 AllShare Play, 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 AllShare Play.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.66%
Windows 10 28.57%
Windows Vista 7.56%
Windows XP 4.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.02%
Windows 8 7.63%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.78%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.93%
Windows 7 Professional 5.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.73%
  United Kingdom 7.19%
  Germany 5.04%
  France 4.32%
  Sweden 3.60%
  Canada 2.88%
  Saudi Arabia 2.88%
  Belgium 2.16%
  Italy 2.16%
  Chile 1.44%
  Brazil 1.44%
  Taiwan 1.44%
  Norway 1.44%
  Australia 1.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.37%
Acer 21.98%
Samsung 20.88%
Dell 10.99%
ASUS 7.69%
Toshiba 5.49%
Sony 2.20%
Lenovo 1.10%
American Megatrends 1.10%
Common models
Samsung 700Z3C/700Z5C 2.78%
Samsung 550P5C/550P7C 2.78%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.78%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.78%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.78%
ASUSTeK UX31E 1.85%

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics which is part of the Samsung Group produces a wide range of printers for both consumers and business use, including mono-laser printers, color laser printers, multifunction printers, and enterprise-use high-speed digital multifunction printer models.
Publisher URL: www.samsung.com


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