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Should I remove Ashampoo Photo Commander?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,148
United States Rank #19,743
Reach 0.1832%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.43 days
661.58 days >
Average installed length: 347.61 days


9.2.0 56.29%
8.3.2 18.86%
8.1.0 24.85%

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Ashampoo Photo Commander

What is Ashampoo Photo Commander?  (from Ashampoo)

Ashampoo Photo Commander offers you the perfect mix of features to manage, edit, present and optimize your digital pictures. The program provides you with a quick and straightforward management of your photo collection including options to create groups, tag pictures and put together virtual picture albums. Assign for ...  Read more


Ashampoo Photo Commander is a software program developed by Ashampoo. The most common release is 9.2.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named apc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 15.14 MB (15,875,457 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 72% of users of Ashampoo Photo Commander come from Germany, it is also popular in Belgium and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Medion MediaPack 2\Ashampoo Photo Commander\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Medion MediaPack 2\Ashampoo Photo Commander\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 15.14 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Photo Commander

Program executable:apc.exe
Name:Ashampoo Photo Commander
Ashampoo Photo Commander 9
Path:C:\Program Files\medion mediapack 2\ashampoo photo commander\apc.exe
Additional files:
  • adav.dll - Ashampoo DiscForge Anvil
  • CancelAutoplay.exe - Shortcut CancelAutoplay
  • close.exe - Ashampoo Exithelper (Ashampoo Exithelper Setup)
  • exit.exe
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet
  • updateMediator.exe
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • imageutil.dll
  • MouseHook.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • HDX4ImageProcessor.dll (by Jomigo Visual Technology GmbH) - HDX4 Image Processor
  • pdflib.dll (by PDFlib GmbH) - PDFlib for Windows (PDFlib - a library for generating PDF on the fly)

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?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Photo Commander 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, 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.

Win 7 (SP1) 89%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.39%
Windows 10 8.37%
Windows Vista 0.14%
Windows XP 0.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 87.86%
Windows 10 Home 5.43%
Windows 7 Starter 2.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.00%
Windows 7 Professional 0.72%
Windows 7 Ultimate 0.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.91% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 71.91%
  Belgium 6.32%
  Austria 5.15%
  Netherlands 4.37%
  United States 2.95%
  DK 2.48%
  Australia 1.87%
  United Kingdom 1.59%
  Switzerland 0.78%
  France 0.70%
  Slovenia 0.33%
  Luxembourg 0.25%
  Ireland 0.25%
  Spain 0.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 99.55%
Dell 0.20%
Acer 0.11%
ASUS 0.06%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 14.78%
MEDION MS-7800 7.54%
MEDION P7624 6.03%
Medion E7222 5.52%
MEDIONPC MS-7713 5.02%
Medion E6228 4.12%

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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