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Should I remove CDRWIN 8?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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Global Rank #17,478
United States Rank #18,508
Reach 0.0141%


VersionDistribution 38.49% 14.39% 22.66% 5.76% 1.08% 12.59% 3.24% 1.80%

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What is CDRWIN 8?

CDRWIN is a CD/DVD burning software for Microsoft Windows developed by Golden Hawk Technology company. It bundles limited versions of other software packages, such as Nero Burning ROM and Roxio Easy CD Creator, with new computers and optical drives. CDRWIN is known for its unique features such as analyzing the TOC of a CD. It is also one of the programs which introduced the cue sheet format.

About  (from Engelmann Media GmbH)

CDRWin supports the recording of digital audio, CD-ROM (Mode 1), CD-ROM-XA (Mode 2), CD-I, mixed-mode, and multi-session discs. It features the Cue Sheet scripting language that gives you custom control over disc layout; a disc backup utility that preserves the exact layout of the original disc, including all subcode i...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 cdrwin8.exe. The setup package generally installs about 47 files and is usually about 21.28 MB (22,315,477 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.engelmann.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CDRWIN 8\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{23D4A873-14FF-474E-0001-6529DDC11226}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 21.28 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by CDRWIN 8

Program executable:cdrwin8.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\cdrwin 8\cdrwin8.exe
Additional files:
  • SoftCore.dll - RecDev ECC/EDC Library (ECC/EDC Correction Engine)
  • wnaspi32.dll - RecDev Device Manager (RecDev ASPI Layer)
  • RecDev.dll - RecDev Application (CD/DVD Recording Engine)
  • BCGCB651U.dll (by BCGSoft Ltd) - BCGControlBar Dynamic Link Library (BCGControlBar DLL)
  • EMRegSys.dll - EMRegSys Dynamic Link Library
  • HDX4MediaConverter2.dll - HDX4MediaConverter2
  • Webreg.exe - Online Registration
  • HDX4MediaReveal.dll - HDX4 MediaReveal (HDX4MediaReveal COM Library)
  • BugReport.exe - BugReport

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • CDRWIN8.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F2248FDC-171C-4C02-B4D3-CA5006705001}' (runs on registration).
  • Webreg.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FAB109A5-787B-4032-B6BE-F0089ABDCE73}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove CDRWIN 8?

You can uninstall CDRWIN 8 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 CDRWIN 8, 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 CDRWIN 8.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.38%
Windows XP 10.43%
Windows Vista 8.27%
Windows 10 7.91%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.01%
Windows 7 Professional 14.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.51%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.25%
Windows 10 Home 2.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.12%
  Germany 33.13%
  United Kingdom 3.99%
  France 3.37%
  Italy 3.37%
  Netherlands 2.15%
  Belgium 1.84%
  Austria 1.84%
  Canada 1.84%
  Switzerland 1.23%
  Australia 1.23%
  South Africa 0.92%
  Sweden 0.61%
  DZ 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.57%
Hewlett-Packard 18.12%
Acer 15.22%
Medion 11.59%
ASUS 7.25%
American Megatrends 4.35%
Samsung 4.35%
Sahara 3.62%
Toshiba 3.62%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.35%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.61%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.61%
Gigabyte GA-MA74GM-S2H 2.61%
CLEVO Co. M720T/M730... 2.61%
MEDION MS-7707 1.74%

Publisher URL: www.engelmann.com


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