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Should I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,533
United States Rank #12,462
Reach 0.0196%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.93 days
233.96 days >
Average installed length: 122.93 days


1.20.2 1.03%
1.20.1 0.26%
1.14.5 98.71%

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Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE


Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE is a program developed by Ashampoo. The most used version is 1.14.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is burningstudio.exe. The software installer includes 48 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 51% of users of Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

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

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE

Program executable:burningstudio.exe
Name:Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo burning studio free\burningstudio.exe
Additional files:
  • ashampoo_burning_studio_free_24045.exe - Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE (Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE Setup)
  • acdw.dll - ashampoo Optical Disc Library
  • backupextractor.exe
  • adav2.dll - Ashampoo DiscForge Anvil
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet 3
  • amf_slv.exe - Ashampoo AMF Slave
  • CancelAutoplay2.exe - Cancel Autoplay 2
  • ash_libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, https://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/)
  • ashDriverSetup.exe - ashDriverSetup
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • FreeImage.dll (by FreeImage) - FreeImage (FreeImage library)
  • libmp3lame.dll (by http://www.mp3dev.org/) - L.A.M.E. (MP3 Encoder.)
  • acdwCDA.dll
  • acdwFLAC.dll
  • acdwMP3.dll
  • acdwVorbis.dll
  • acdwWAV.dll
  • acdwWMA.dll
  • ash_amf.dll
  • audiotools.dll
  • brtcdau.dll
  • decmpa.dll
  • moviediscplugin.dll
  • SetupDownloader.exe - SetupDownloader
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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

How do I remove Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Burning Studio FREE 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 FREE, 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 FREE.

Win 10 80%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 80.36%
Windows 7 18.86%
Windows XP 0.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 47.27%
Windows 10 Pro 22.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.75%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.23%
Windows 7 Professional 5.45%
Windows 8.1 3.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.93%
  Italy 24.33%
  Germany 5.57%
  United Kingdom 4.12%
  Poland 2.47%
  France 2.27%
  Netherlands 2.27%
  Brazil 1.24%
  Australia 0.62%
  Belgium 0.62%
  Spain 0.62%
  Austria 0.41%
  Canada 0.41%
  Switzerland 0.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.04%
ASUS 17.17%
Dell 16.74%
Acer 16.74%
Lenovo 7.73%
Toshiba 5.15%
Medion 1.29%
MSI 1.29%
Samsung 0.86%
American Megatrends 0.86%
Common models
HP HP Notebook 3.85%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.08%
ASUS All Series 2.31%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.31%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.31%
LG Electronics A410-G.BC4... 2.31%

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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