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Should I remove Amazon MP3 Downloader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,155
United States Rank #466
Reach 0.5996%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.22 days
802.96 days >
Average installed length: 421.89 days


1.0.17 100.00%

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Amazon MP3 Downloader 1.0.17

What is Amazon MP3 Downloader?

Amazon MP3 is an online music store owned and operated by Amazon.com. Amazon MP3's catalog is accessible from the Amazon.com web site by searching for an artist or title name. To download purchased music, Amazon.com offers the Amazon MP3 Downloader which is optional for individual tracks and required for album purchases. It saves purchased music into a particular folder and can, at the user's discretion, add purchased tracks to the library in Windows Media Player (Windows only) or iTunes (Windows and Mac OS X only) automatically after download.

About  (from Amazon Services)

The Amazon MP3 Downloader is software you'll use along with Amazon Cloud Player to manage your music. The Downloader is a piece of software that streamlines the process of downloading by enabling you to download entire albums or playlists and automatically import them into iTunes or Windows Media Player.


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 primary executable is named amazonmp3downloader.exe. The setup package generally installs about 202 files and is usually about 6.06 MB (6,353,902 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=200594190
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\amazon\mp3 downloader
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Amazon\MP3 Downloader\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 6.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Amazon MP3 Downloader 1.0.17

Program executable:amazonmp3downloader.exe
Name:Amazon MP3 Downloader
Path:C:\Program Files\amazon\mp3 downloader\amazonmp3downloader.exe
Additional files:
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin.dll - AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin (AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin 1.0.15)
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101714.dll - Amazon MP3 Downloader Plugin 1.0.17
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101721.dll
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin1017300.dll
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin1017319.dll
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin1017325.dll
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin10174.dll
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101753.dll
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101799.dll
  • AmazonMP3DownloaderInstall.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

9 Google Chrome Plugins
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101753.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101753.dll'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin.dll'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101799.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101799.dll'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin1017325.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin1017325.dll'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101714.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101714.dll'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin10174.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin10174.dll'.
  • Plus 3 more
9 Mozilla Plugins
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin10174.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin' with a plugin key of 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101753.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin' with a plugin key of 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin1017300.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin' with a plugin key of 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin1017319.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin' with a plugin key of 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin' with a plugin key of 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin'.
  • npAmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin101799.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin' with a plugin key of 'amazon.com/AmazonMP3DownloaderPlugin'.
  • Plus 3 more
Scheduled Task
  • AmazonMP3Downloader.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F34348FD-A15E-432E-8EC7-4A5FDBB67F67}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • AmazonMP3Downloader.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Amazon\MP3 Downloader\AmazonMP3Downloader.exe'.

How do I remove Amazon MP3 Downloader?

You can uninstall Amazon MP3 Downloader 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 Amazon MP3 Downloader 1.0.17, 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 Amazon MP3 Downloader.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Amazon MP3 Downloader 1.0.17 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 7 0%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.91%
Windows 10 13.92%
Windows Vista 8.80%
Windows XP 4.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 56.13%
Windows 7 Professional 10.76%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.37%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.24%
Windows 10 Home 3.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

89.31% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 89.31%
  United Kingdom 7.90%
  France 1.51%
  Italy 0.13%
  Canada 0.12%
  Germany 0.11%
  Spain 0.09%
  PR 0.06%
  Japan 0.05%
  Australia 0.04%
  Mexico 0.04%
  Russia 0.03%
  Israel 0.03%
  United Arab Emirates 0.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.98%
Hewlett-Packard 30.54%
Acer 10.17%
Toshiba 9.65%
ASUS 5.03%
Samsung 2.94%
Lenovo 2.00%
Intel 1.38%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.41%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.35%
Dell XPS 8300 3.56%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.20%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.04%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.61%

About Amazon Services

Amazon.com, Inc. is an American multinational electronic commerce company.
Publisher URL: www.amazonservices.com


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