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Should I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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8.0.5 3.57%
8.0.4 1.19%
7.1.1 7.14%
7.0.1 88.10%

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Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008

What is Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008?  (from Ashampoo)

Your powerful CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning application just got better! Already an excellent CD, DVD and Blu-ray burner, Ashampoo Burning Studio 12 adds professional disc authoring and extensive multimedia capabilities. Easy to use, fully-integrated and tailored to your needs--feel the heat.


Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008 is a software program developed by Ashampoo. The most common release is 7.0.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 31.46 MB (32,983,224 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 48% of users of Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008 come from Germany, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Poland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 31.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008

  • BRNTCDAU.dll - Shortcut (Unicode) Dynamic Link Library (Shortcut DLL (Unicode))
  • burningstudio.exe - ashampoo Technology GmbH & Co. KG (Burning Studio 2008)
  • acdw.dll - ashampoo Optical Disc Library
  • CancelAutoplay.exe - Shortcut CancelAutoplay
  • ashDriverSetup.exe - ashDriverSetup
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • ash_inet.dll - ash_inet
  • AcdwFlac.dll
  • AcdwVorbis.dll
  • AcdwWMA.dll
  • ash_updateMediator.exe
  • DecMPA.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • burningstudio.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ASHAshampoo_Burning_Studio_2008RIPONARRIVAL' with the ProgID of 'Ashampoo.BurningStudio2008' and the action verb 'autoplay-rip.

How do I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008 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 Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008, 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 Ashampoo Burning Studio 2008.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.19%
Windows XP 23.81%
Windows Vista 15.48%
Windows 10 9.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 23.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.62%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.90%
Windows 7 Professional 7.14%
Windows Vista Business 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.24% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 48.24%
  United Kingdom 7.06%
  Poland 5.88%
  United States 4.71%
  BD 4.71%
  Spain 4.71%
  Belgium 3.53%
  Australia 2.35%
  Russia 2.35%
  Israel 2.35%
  Italy 2.35%
  MA 1.18%
  BH 1.18%
  Uruguay 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.00%
Acer 16.00%
Medion 16.00%
Dell 12.00%
Intel 6.00%
Toshiba 6.00%
American Megatrends 4.00%
Packard Bell 2.00%
MSI 2.00%
Common models
Gigabyte G41M-Combo 4.48%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 4.48%
MSI MS-7309 2.99%
Packard Bell NEC IMEDIA 5... 1.49%
Packard Bell BV iXtreme X... 1.49%
Packard Bell EasyNote LS1... 1.49%

About Ashampoo

Ashampoo GmbH & Co. KG is a computer software company based in Oldenburg, Germany. They are best known for Ashampoo Burning Studio and Ashampoo WinOptimizer.
Publisher URL: www.ashampoo.com


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