84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove Applian FLV Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,566
United States Rank #8,336
Reach 0.0866%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.35 days
659.36 days >
Average installed length: 346.45 days


2.0.25 33.16%
2.0.24 57.06%
2.0.23 9.78%

Applian FLV Player

What is Applian FLV Player?  (from Applian Technologies)

Looking for an easy way to play FLV (Flash Video) files downloaded from YouTube and other video sites? Get the free Applian FLV Player. It's easy to use, and you can view videos at 1x, 2x or even full screen. The Applian FLV Player includes an option to install Freecorder Toolbar, a free audio recorder that works righ...  Read more


Applian FLV Player is a software program developed by Applian Technologies. The most common release is 2.0.24, 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). The primary executable is named FLVPlayer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 2.01 MB (2,102,453 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 26% of users of Applian FLV Player come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and France.
Applian FLV Player has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: applian.com/flvplayer
Help link: www.applian.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Applian Technologies\Applian FLV and Media Player
Uninstaller: "C:\WINDOWS\Applian FLV Player\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\FLV Player\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 2.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Applian FLV Player

Program executable:FLVPlayer.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\FLV Player\FLVPlayer.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Setup Factory 7.0 Runtime (Setup Application)
  • FLVPlayer.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F79FA80B-1467-44F5-A370-C61E2FD060FF}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:21.29 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0355375091%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00897457%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.02656294%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Applian FLV Player?

You can uninstall Applian FLV Player 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 Applian FLV Player, 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 Applian FLV Player.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.45%
Windows XP 15.82%
Windows Vista 11.66%
Windows 10 11.01%
Windows Server 2003 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.58%
Windows 7 Professional 11.10%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.27%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.85%
  Brazil 10.04%
  France 7.43%
  Iran 4.59%
  United Kingdom 3.95%
  Canada 3.15%
  Poland 2.83%
  India 2.56%
  Australia 2.40%
  MA 2.24%
  Germany 2.24%
  Italy 2.19%
  DZ 2.03%
  Egypt 1.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.73%
Dell 23.65%
Acer 19.14%
ASUS 5.89%
Toshiba 4.91%
Intel 4.02%
Lenovo 3.43%
Samsung 2.75%
American Megatrends 2.06%
Sahara 1.18%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.83%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.83%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.56%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.05%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.05%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.80%

About (from Applian Technologies Inc.)

Applian Technologies (pronounced uh-ply-uhn) develops and provides world-class affordable streaming media recording software to the Windows user.
Publisher URL: applian.com

comments1 comment

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zipover a year ago
This is infected. It has taken over my browser and now keeps poping up ads. I have tried AVG and SuperAntispyware both of these programs cannot get rid of the problem. Stay away from this software. I have already waste hours trying to get ride of this spyware garbage.