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7% remove it93% keep it
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Ashampoo Photo Commander 5 FREE

What is Ashampoo Photo Commander 5 FREE?  (from Ashampoo)

The all-in-one software solution for the comfortable organization and optimization of your photo collection combines an easy-to-use interface with several powerful functions and features. The program allows you to quickly and straightforward manage your video and photo collection including options to create groups, tag...  Read more


Ashampoo Photo Commander 5 FREE is a program developed by Ashampoo. 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 apc.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 34.61 MB (36,288,568 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 23% of users of Ashampoo Photo Commander 5 FREE come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Commander 5\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Commander 5\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 34.61 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Photo Commander 5 FREE

Program executable:apc.exe
Name:Ashampoo Photo Commander
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo photo commander 5\apc.exe
Additional files:
  • adav.dll - Ashampoo DiscForge Anvil
  • CancelAutoplay.exe - Shortcut CancelAutoplay
  • ashDriverSetup.exe - ashDriverSetup
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • 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.
Scheduled Task
  • apc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C43E800C-8E15-47E6-B783-4EF879390AAE}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Ashampoo Photo Commander 5 FREE?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Photo Commander 5 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 Photo Commander 5 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 Photo Commander 5 FREE.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.26%
Windows XP 16.24%
Windows 10 15.38%
Windows Vista 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.19%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.24%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.68%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.84%
Windows 7 Professional 4.27%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.08% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 23.08%
  United States 17.09%
  Russia 8.55%
  Czech Republic 5.13%
  United Kingdom 4.27%
  France 3.42%
  Netherlands 3.42%
  Italy 3.42%
  Sweden 2.56%
  Greece 2.56%
  Austria 2.56%
  Croatia 2.56%
  Canada 2.56%
  Taiwan 1.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.32%
Hewlett-Packard 20.27%
Acer 16.22%
Medion 8.11%
ASUS 5.41%
Samsung 4.05%
American Megatrends 4.05%
Lenovo 2.70%
Packard Bell 1.35%
Intel 1.35%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.16%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.16%
Acer Aspire 5750G 2.11%
Dell XPS M1530 2.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite L775D 1.05%

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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