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Should I remove CDisplayEx?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,536
United States Rank #6,094
Reach 0.0678%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 62.13 days
914.86 days >
Average installed length: 480.69 days

CDisplayEx 1.8

What is CDisplayEx?  (from Henri Gourvest)

CDisplayEx is a Comic reader based on CDisplay. It use the popular 7-zip plugins to read many archives types like cbr cbz cbt rar zip tar 7z lzh arj cab tar.gz tar.bz2. It supports jpeg png gif and bmp images.


CDisplayEx 1.8 is a software program developed by Henri Gourvest. 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 cdisplayex.exe. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 11.22 MB (11,761,352 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 49% of users of CDisplayEx come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: cdisplayex.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CDisplayEx\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CDisplayEx\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 11.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CDisplayEx 1.8

Program executable:cdisplayex.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\CDisplayEx\cdisplayex.exe
Additional files:
  • pdf.dll - Chrome PDF Viewer
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • CDispShell.dll - Shell extension
  • libdjvulibre.dll
  • libjpeg.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • CDisplay.exe (by David Ayton) - CDisplay (CDisplay Image Display (JPEG PNG & GIF))
  • UNACEV2.DLL (by ACE Compression Software) - UNACE - freeware ACE extraction component (UNACE Dynamic Link Library)
  • unrar.dll - RAR decompression library
  • UnzDll.dll - Delphi Zip (UnzDLL)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Mozilla Plugin
  • CDispShell.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'McAfee Total Protection' with a plugin key of '@mcafee.com/MSC,version=10' for all users of the PC.
Scheduled Task
  • cdisplayex.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1C108CED-FFEA-4F3C-8522-276F8C6A0F4D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove CDisplayEx?

You can uninstall CDisplayEx 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 CDisplayEx 1.8, 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 CDisplayEx.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by CDisplayEx 1.8 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 7 0%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.50%
Windows 10 14.07%
Windows XP 5.39%
Windows Vista 3.97%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.06%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.68%
Windows 7 Professional 11.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.40%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.00%
Windows 8.1 2.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.23%
  United Kingdom 5.73%
  Canada 5.11%
  France 4.62%
  Netherlands 3.88%
  Spain 2.46%
  Italy 2.40%
  Brazil 1.91%
  Australia 1.73%
  India 1.54%
  Belgium 1.29%
  Germany 1.29%
  Philippines 1.17%
  Sweden 0.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.60%
Hewlett-Packard 22.35%
Acer 14.36%
ASUS 13.48%
Toshiba 6.12%
Samsung 3.87%
Lenovo 3.50%
Intel 2.00%
Alienware 0.87%
MSI 0.87%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.59%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.16%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.44%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.44%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.29%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.01%


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