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Should I remove Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 343.44 days

Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware

What is Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware?  (from Boxoft Co)

Boxoft APE to MP3 Converter Freeware is an easy-to-use program to convert Free Lossless Audio Codec (APE) into MP3 format. As the name shows, APE saves original CD quality with large output size, and APE files are normally not accepted by certain popular audio applications. Then Boxoft APE to MP3 Converter provides a...  Read more


Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware is a software program developed by Boxoft Co. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named apetomp3.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 9.55 MB (10,015,066 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 36% of users of Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.boxoft.com/photo-effect-maker
Help link: www.A-PDF.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Boxoft free APE to MP3 (freeware)\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Boxoft free APE to MP3 (freeware)\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 9.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware

Program executable:apetomp3.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\boxoft free ape to mp3\apetomp3.exe
Additional files:
  • CDRip122.dll - CDRip Audio Extraction Library (Library for digital audio extraction (NewAC version))
  • midas.dll (by Borland Software) - Midas support DLL (Borland MIDAS Component Package)
  • MACDll.dll (by Matthew T. Ashland) - Monkey's Audio (Monkey's Audio DLL Library)
  • AlltoMp3Cmd.exe
  • Boxofttoolbox.exe
  • lame_enc.dll
  • PCTools.exe
  • Toolbox.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Boxofttoolbox.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Boxoft Tools' and executes as "C:\ProgramData\Boxtools\Boxofttoolbox.exe" -autorun.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:9.69 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000754540%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00004537%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003008%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware?

You can uninstall Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware 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 Boxoft free APE to MP3 (freeware), 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 Boxoft free APE to MP3 freeware.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.71%
Windows 10 18.64%
Windows XP 10.17%
Windows Vista 8.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.48%
Windows 7 Professional 10.34%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.34%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.34%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.71%
  Netherlands 11.43%
  United Kingdom 8.57%
  Israel 5.71%
  Brazil 4.29%
  Canada 4.29%
  Singapore 2.86%
  South Africa 2.86%
  Sweden 2.86%
  Spain 2.86%
  Italy 2.86%
  Hungary 2.86%
  Hong Kong 1.43%
  France 1.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.26%
Acer 19.57%
Hewlett-Packard 15.22%
ASUS 8.70%
Intel 6.52%
American Megatrends 4.35%
Lenovo 4.35%
Samsung 2.17%
Toshiba 2.17%
Medion 2.17%
Compaq 2.17%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 7720 4.65%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 4.65%
MSI MS-7850 2.33%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.33%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 2.33%
Hewlett-Packard p6-2022uk 2.33%


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