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Should I remove Autodesk Player Plugin?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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United States Rank #22,788
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VersionDistribution 80.39% 19.61%

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Autodesk Player Plugin


Autodesk Player Plugin is a program developed by Autodesk. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 3 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 76% of users of Autodesk Player Plugin come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.autodesk.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\autodesk\autodesk player plugin
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Autodesk Player Plugin\uninst.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Autodesk Player Plugin

  • npAdPlayerPlugin_FF.dll - Autodesk AdPlayer Detector for FireFox (Autodesk AdPlayer Service Detector)
  • AdPlayerPlugin.dll - Autodesk AdPlayer Detector for IE
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npAdPlayerPlugin_FF.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npAdPlayerPlugin_FF.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • npAdPlayerPlugin_FF.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Autodesk AdPlayer Launcher' with a plugin key of '@autodesk.com/Autodesk Player Plugin,version=' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Autodesk Player Plugin?

Quickly and completely remove Autodesk Player Plugin from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Autodesk Player Plugin 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 Autodesk Player Plugin, 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 Autodesk Player Plugin.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Autodesk Player Plugin you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 10%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.71%
Windows 8 25.49%
Windows XP 9.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.80%
Windows 8 5.88%
Windows 8 Single Language 3.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.06% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.06%
  Canada 5.63%
  Brazil 4.23%
  Mexico 4.23%
  United Kingdom 2.82%
  France 1.41%
  Australia 1.41%
  New Zealand 1.41%
  Netherlands 1.41%
  IS 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.66%
Hewlett-Packard 19.15%
ASUS 12.77%
Lenovo 10.64%
Intel 8.51%
Toshiba 6.38%
Acer 4.26%
Sony 2.13%
Samsung 2.13%
Alienware 2.13%
Common models
Dell Studio 1747 4.55%
TOSHIBA Satellite S855D 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 2.27%
Sony VGN-TX650P 2.27%
Semp Toshiba Informatica ... 2.27%

About Autodesk

Autodesk focuses on 3D design application for use in the architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, media and entertainment industries.
Publisher URL: www.autodesk.com


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