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Should I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v.?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,573
United States Rank #10,722
Reach 0.0639%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 62.66 days
801.40 days >
Average installed length: 421.08 days


6.8.1 100.00%

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Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v.6.81

What is Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v.?

Ashampoo Burning Studio is an optical disc authoring program that it is simple, lightweight, and very easy to use. It is capable of creating compilations of CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs and disc images. It also allows the creation of DVD movies from video files.

About  (from Ashampoo)

Multi-disc file backup and restore on CDs, DVDs and Blu-ray discs; create compressed backup archives with powerful password protection; split archives automatically across multiple CDs, DVDs or Blu-ray discs; restore archive contents to their original locations; integrated Audio CD ripper store your audio tracks as WMA...  Read more


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 burningstudio.exe. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 30.21 MB (31,679,251 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 30.21 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v.6.81

Program executable:burningstudio.exe
Name:ashampoo Technology GmbH & Co. KG
Burning Studio 6 Free
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo burning studio 6 free\burningstudio.exe
(From the publisher) “Ashampoo Burning Studio Elements offers you everything you need to burn movies, music and data - fast and effectively. The software with the intuitive user interface focuses on the core competencies of burning software...”
Additional files:
  • BRNTCDAU.dll - Shortcut (Unicode) Dynamic Link Library (Shortcut DLL (Unicode))
  • acdw.dll - ashampoo Optical Disc Library
  • CancelAutoplay.exe - Shortcut CancelAutoplay
  • ashDriverSetup.exe - ashDriverSetup
  • 0710_remove.exe - Ashampoo Removal Tool
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • AcdwFlac.dll
  • AcdwVorbis.dll
  • AcdwWMA.dll
  • ash_UpdateMediator.exe
  • DecMPA.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • burningstudio.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ASHAshampoo_Burning_Studio_6_FREECOPYONARRIVAL' with the ProgID of 'Ashampoo.BurningStudio6FREE' and the action verb 'autoplay-copy.
Scheduled Task
  • burningstudio.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F27C7CA4-41C2-4667-8C27-72CE277D18C4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v.?

Quickly and completely remove Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v.6.81 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v. 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Ashampoo Burning Studio 6 FREE v.6.81, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 6 FREE v..

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.53%
Windows 8 13.95%
Windows XP 11.38%
Windows Vista 5.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.17%
Windows 7 Professional 11.91%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.35%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.93%
Windows 8 Pro 2.81%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 24.79%
  Germany 20.17%
  Brazil 9.98%
  Italy 5.46%
  Czech Republic 5.25%
  United Kingdom 4.41%
  Netherlands 2.10%
  Canada 1.79%
  Croatia 1.37%
  Israel 1.37%
  Australia 1.26%
  Poland 1.26%
  Belgium 1.16%
  Hungary 1.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.68%
Hewlett-Packard 22.37%
Dell 15.57%
ASUS 7.68%
Toshiba 5.04%
Medion 3.51%
Lenovo 3.29%
Samsung 3.29%
American Megatrends 2.19%
Intel 1.97%
Sahara 1.32%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.49%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.06%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.62%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.18%
ASUSTeK K55VD 1.75%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.75%

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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