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Should I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,333
United States Rank #22,724
Reach 0.0201%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.76 days
671.33 days >
Average installed length: 352.73 days


8.0.5 13.85%
8.0.4 40.55%
8.0.3 45.34%

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Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009

What is Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009?  (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 2009 is a program developed by Ashampoo. The most used version is 8.0.3, 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 main program executable is burningstudio.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 62.91 MB (65,962,825 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 21% of users of Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009 come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 62.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009

Program executable:burningstudio.exe
Name:ashampoo Technology GmbH & Co. KG
Burning Studio 2009
Path:C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009\burningstudio.exe
Additional files:
  • BRNTCDAU.dll - Shortcut (Unicode) Dynamic Link Library (Shortcut DLL (Unicode))
  • acdw.dll - ashampoo Optical Disc Library
  • ADAV.dll - Ashampoo DiscForge Anvil
  • CancelAutoplay.exe - Shortcut CancelAutoplay
  • ashDriverSetup.exe - ashDriverSetup
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • FreeImage.dll (by FreeImage) - FreeImage (FreeImage library)
  • ash_inet.dll - ash_inet
  • AcdwFlac.dll
  • AcdwVorbis.dll
  • AcdwWMA.dll
  • ash_updateMediator.exe
  • bswx.dll
  • DecMPA.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • burningstudio.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ASHAshampoo_Burning_Studio_2009RIPONARRIVAL' with the ProgID of 'Ashampoo.BurningStudio2009' and the action verb 'autoplay-rip.
Scheduled Task
  • burningstudio.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5B9493F9-12C5-4E35-90F4-881491B5F31C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009 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 2009, 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 2009.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.67%
Windows XP 16.88%
Windows 10 14.61%
Windows Vista 12.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.20%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.88%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.08%
Windows 7 Professional 9.07%
Windows 10 Pro 3.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.24% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 21.24%
  United States 18.85%
  Iran 5.97%
  Brazil 5.73%
  Italy 5.01%
  United Kingdom 4.30%
  Australia 3.10%
  Belgium 1.91%
  Israel 1.91%
  Saudi Arabia 1.91%
  India 1.67%
  MA 1.43%
  TN 1.43%
  Mexico 1.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.12%
Dell 19.03%
Acer 17.26%
Samsung 5.75%
American Megatrends 3.98%
Lenovo 3.98%
Medion 3.10%
Toshiba 3.10%
ASUS 2.21%
Intel 1.77%
Sahara 1.77%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.69%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.34%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.34%
Samsung 940X3G/930X3G 2.34%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.56%

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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