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Should I remove Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v.?

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8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #25,694
Reach 0.0498%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 286.66 days


5.1.2 100.00%

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Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v.5.1.2

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What is Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v.?  (from Ashampoo)

The Ashampoo Photo Optimizer combines a modern and clear program interface, which is already prepared for the touch screen controls of the latest monitors and laptops, with intuitive usage and a thought-out range of functions. Among the features of the program are also several effects that you can apply to your photos ...  Read more


Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v.5.1.2 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 Photooptimizer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 70.06 MB (73,461,725 bytes). 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 55% of users of Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v. come from Germany, it is also popular in Netherlands and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 70.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v.5.1.2

Program executable:Photooptimizer.exe
Name:Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5
Path:C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5\Photooptimizer.exe
Additional files:
  • Photooptimizer.exe - Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 (Photooptimizer)
  • photooptimizer_shared.dll
  • LangID2.Interop.dll - Ashampoo LanguageID API (LangID2.Interop)
  • ash_lang2.dll - Ashampoo AshLang 2 API
  • Ash_Lang2.Interop.dll - Ash_Lang2.Interop
  • Ash_Inet2.Interop.dll - Ashampoo Internet SDK (Ash_Inet2.Interop)
  • portal.dll - Ashampoo Portal API
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet
  • updateMediator.exe - Update Mediator
  • ashmailer.exe - AshMailer
  • Common.dll - Common
  • Photooptimizer.Interop.dll - Photooptimizer.Interop
  • langid2.dll
  • peru.dll
  • Peru.Interop.dll - Peru.Interop
  • Portal.Interop.dll - Portal.Interop

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Photooptimizer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8A207BA8-C22C-4CEB-B540-6CE28214CEFB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v.?

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Or, you can uninstall Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 5 v.5.1.2, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Optimizer 5 v..

Win 10 90%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 89.74%
Windows 7 9.12%
Windows Vista 0.62%
Windows XP 0.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 61.50%
Windows 10 Home 17.17%
Windows 8 4.68%
Windows 7 Professional 4.47%
Windows 8.1 Connected 4.37%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.26% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 55.26%
  Netherlands 9.01%
  United States 6.76%
  United Kingdom 6.01%
  Belgium 5.26%
  France 4.18%
  Austria 3.97%
  Spain 2.36%
  DK 1.61%
  Switzerland 0.86%
  Italy 0.86%
  Ireland 0.64%
  Portugal 0.43%
  Canada 0.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 96.33%
Hewlett-Packard 1.15%
Acer 1.15%
Dell 0.46%
American Megatrends 0.23%
Samsung 0.11%
Lenovo 0.11%
Intel 0.11%
Common models
MEDION MS-7848 26.09%
MEDION H81H3-EM2 13.33%
MEDION X782X 3.58%
Medion E6234 2.35%
Medion Akoya E7227 2.24%
MEDION MS-7857 2.13%

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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