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Should I remove CDRWIN 9?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,175
United States Rank #12,217
Reach 0.0265%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 70.49 days
532.37 days >
Average installed length: 279.72 days


VersionDistribution 64.24% 25.24% 1.15% 9.37%

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What is CDRWIN 9?

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 used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is cdrwin9.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 20.17 MB (21,144,623 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.engelmann.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CDRWIN 9\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{23D4A973-14FF-474E-0001-6529DDC11226}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 20.17 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by CDRWIN 9

Program executable:cdrwin9.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\cdrwin 9\cdrwin9.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
  • HDX4MediaReveal.dll - HDX4 MediaReveal (HDX4MediaReveal COM Library)
  • BugReport.exe - BugReport

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • CDRWIN9.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\GOTD\Software\CDRWIN 9\CDRWIN9.exe'.

How do I remove CDRWIN 9?

You can uninstall CDRWIN 9 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 9, 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 9.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.39%
Windows 10 18.93%
Windows XP 10.13%
Windows Vista 5.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.85%
Windows 7 Professional 12.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.21%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.05%
Windows 8.1 3.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.83%
  Germany 27.78%
  Italy 4.25%
  United Kingdom 4.08%
  France 2.78%
  Australia 2.29%
  Canada 1.96%
  Poland 1.80%
  Belgium 1.31%
  Austria 1.14%
  Iran 1.14%
  Netherlands 1.14%
  Romania 0.82%
  South Africa 0.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.10%
Acer 18.84%
Hewlett-Packard 18.12%
ASUS 8.70%
Medion 7.25%
Intel 4.35%
American Megatrends 2.54%
Lenovo 2.54%
Sahara 2.17%
Toshiba 1.09%
Common models
Dell XPS 8500 4.97%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.11%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.48%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.48%
eMachines ET1331G 1.86%

Publisher URL: www.engelmann.com


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