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Should I remove Ashampoo Photo Commander 15?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,272
United States Rank #13,043
Reach 0.0144%


15.1.0 68.90%
15.0.3 15.19%
15.0.2 2.83%
15.0.1 3.53%
15.0.0 9.54%

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Ashampoo Photo Commander 15


Ashampoo Photo Commander 15 is a software program developed by Ashampoo. The most common release is 15.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named apc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 60% of users of Ashampoo Photo Commander 15 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Commander 15\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Commander 15\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Photo Commander 15

Program executable:apc.exe
Name:Ashampoo Photo Commander
Ashampoo Photo Commander 15
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo photo commander 15\apc.exe
Additional files:
  • adav.dll - Ashampoo DiscForge Anvil
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet 3
  • portaluploader2.dll - Ashampoo Portal API
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • ashDriverSetup.exe - ashDriverSetup
  • CrashRpt1403.dll - CrashRpt (Crash Handling Module)
  • CrashSender1403.exe - Crash Report Delivery Module
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • DSTransform.dll
  • imageutil.dll
  • MouseHook.dll
  • OpenCVDll.dll
  • SetupDownloader.exe - SetupDownloader
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • apc.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'AshampooPhotoCommanderAutoplay' with the ProgID of 'APC.AUTOPLAY' and the action verb 'open.

How do I remove Ashampoo Photo Commander 15?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Photo Commander 15 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 Photo Commander 15, 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 Photo Commander 15.

Win 10 81%
Win 7 (SP1) 19%
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 81.27%
Windows 7 18.73%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 40.07%
Windows 10 Pro 34.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.70%
Windows 7 Professional 4.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.48%
Windows 8.1 2.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.74%
  Germany 21.32%
  Netherlands 5.53%
  United Kingdom 3.16%
  Italy 2.37%
  Austria 1.58%
  Spain 1.58%
  France 1.05%
  Belgium 0.53%
  Greece 0.53%
  South Africa 0.53%
  United Arab Emirates 0.26%
  Colombia 0.26%
  Czech Republic 0.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.72%
Medion 20.51%
Hewlett-Packard 17.31%
Dell 12.18%
Lenovo 8.33%
ASUS 7.69%
Intel 1.92%
Samsung 1.28%
Toshiba 1.28%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.97%
HP HP Notebook 2.90%
Dell XPS 8700 2.90%
Gigabyte EG41MF-US2H 2.17%
Acer Aspire 7750G 2.17%
MEDION MS-7848 2.17%

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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