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Should I remove Canon MOV Decoder?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #920
United States Rank #908
Reach 0.7492%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.67 days
816.19 days >
Average installed length: 428.85 days


VersionDistribution 12.75% 40.18% 15.92% 0.34% 16.21% 1.72% 3.93% 5.93% 0.62% 2.40%

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Canon MOV Decoder

What is Canon MOV Decoder?

Canon RAW Codec is a plug-in software that enables the import and display of Canon RAW image files (MOV) in Windows.


Canon MOV Decoder is a software program developed by Canon. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 4.65 MB (4,874,462 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 51% of users of Canon MOV Decoder come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.usa.canon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Canon\Canon MOV Decoder170
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Canon\UIW\\Uninst.exe" "C:\Program Files\Canon\Canon MOV Decoder170\CanonMOVDecoderUnInstall.ini"
Estimated size: 4.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon MOV Decoder

  • CanonIPPH264DecLib.dll - CanonIPPH264DecLib
  • msvcp80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • CanonH264HPDec.dll - CanonH264HPDec
  • Setup.dll - Universal Installer (Core installation module for Universal Installer)
  • Uninst.exe - Uninstaller core UI module for Universal Installer
  • UninstRsc.dll - Universal Installer Windows

How do I remove Canon MOV Decoder?

You can uninstall Canon MOV Decoder 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 Canon MOV Decoder, 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 Canon MOV Decoder.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.18%
Windows 10 16.54%
Windows Vista 10.04%
Windows XP 7.22%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.41%
Windows 7 Professional 10.98%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.41%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.13%
Windows 10 Home 6.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.77%
  Germany 9.85%
  Canada 5.19%
  United Kingdom 5.06%
  France 3.25%
  Italy 2.87%
  Australia 2.72%
  Netherlands 1.95%
  Belgium 1.36%
  Finland 1.06%
  Sweden 1.03%
  Spain 0.99%
  Austria 0.89%
  Israel 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.66%
Dell 27.00%
Acer 14.46%
Toshiba 7.48%
ASUS 6.71%
Samsung 2.18%
Intel 2.15%
Lenovo 1.96%
Medion 1.91%
American Megatrends 1.23%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.66%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.51%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.24%
ASUS All Series 2.83%
Dell XPS 8300 2.55%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.55%

About Canon

Canon is a manufacture of imaging and optical products, including cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, steppers and computer printers.
Publisher URL: www.canon.com


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