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Should I remove Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v.?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,163
United States Rank #26,731
Reach 0.0266%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 69.79 days
808.15 days >
Average installed length: 424.62 days


9.4.2 100.00%

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Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v.9.4.2

What is Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v.?  (from Ashampoo)

Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 is the ideal companion for all management, optimization and editing processes concerning your digital photos. The miniature view in the user interface allows you to get an overview of your photo collection or rather photos in a folder. Of course, you can also sort your photos according to dat...  Read more


Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v.9.4.2 is a software 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 primary executable is named apc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 166.62 KB (170,615 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 61% of users of Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v. come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Commander 9\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Commander 9\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 166.62 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v.9.4.2

Program executable:apc.exe
Name:Ashampoo Photo Commander
Ashampoo Photo Commander 9
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo photo commander 9\apc.exe
Additional files:
  • ashampoo_photo_commander_9_9.4.2_10464.exe - Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 (Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 Setup)
  • adav.dll - Ashampoo DiscForge Anvil
  • CancelAutoplay.exe - Shortcut CancelAutoplay
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet
  • updateMediator.exe
  • ashDriverSetup.exe - ashDriverSetup
  • ash_spti.dll - ASPI Emulator
  • imageutil.dll
  • 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)
  • DSTransform.dll
  • MouseHook.dll
  • 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 '{E5F86391-5C39-4089-B15A-D7F18FC2D43B}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v.?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 v.9.4.2, 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 9 v..

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.33%
Windows XP 10.69%
Windows Vista 8.78%
Windows 10 8.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.16%
Windows 7 Professional 12.16%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.34%
Windows 10 Home 1.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.82% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 60.82%
  United States 10.82%
  Italy 9.51%
  Australia 3.36%
  United Kingdom 2.05%
  Austria 1.68%
  Belgium 1.12%
  Sweden 1.12%
  France 0.93%
  Netherlands 0.93%
  Poland 0.93%
  Canada 0.75%
  Czech Republic 0.75%
  Spain 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 29.43%
Acer 18.49%
Hewlett-Packard 14.34%
Dell 11.70%
ASUS 8.30%
American Megatrends 3.02%
Intel 1.51%
Sahara 1.51%
Lenovo 1.13%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 5.75%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 4.60%
MEDIONPC MS-7713 3.45%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.45%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.87%
MEDIONPC MS-7707 2.87%

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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