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Should I remove Canon MOV Encoder?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #953
United States Rank #932
Reach 0.7234%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.64 days
785.85 days >
Average installed length: 412.90 days


VersionDistribution 14.39% 6.46% 34.86% 16.59% 0.35% 0.01% 11.60% 4.07% 1.78% 9.88%

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Canon MOV Encoder

What is Canon MOV Encoder?

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


Canon MOV Encoder is a program developed by Canon. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is CanonH264HPEnc.dll. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 2.84 MB (2,979,218 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 51% of users of Canon MOV Encoder 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 Encoder
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Canon\UIW\\Uninst.exe" "C:\Program Files\Canon\Canon MOV Encoder\CanonMOVEncoderUnInstall.ini"
Estimated size: 2.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Canon MOV Encoder

Program module:CanonH264HPEnc.dll
Path:C:\Program Files\Canon\Canon MOV Encoder\CanonH264HPEnc.dll
Additional files:
  • CanonH264HPEnc.dll - CanonH264HPEnc
  • msvcp80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

How do I remove Canon MOV Encoder?

You can uninstall Canon MOV Encoder 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 Encoder, 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 Encoder.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.73%
Windows 10 16.43%
Windows Vista 9.66%
Windows XP 7.15%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.50%
Windows 7 Professional 11.15%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.66%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.06%
Windows 10 Home 6.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.97%
  Germany 9.76%
  Canada 5.17%
  United Kingdom 5.08%
  France 3.15%
  Italy 2.85%
  Australia 2.73%
  Netherlands 1.93%
  Belgium 1.33%
  Sweden 1.05%
  Finland 1.00%
  Spain 1.00%
  Israel 0.88%
  Austria 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.68%
Dell 27.07%
Acer 14.43%
Toshiba 7.48%
ASUS 6.85%
Intel 2.18%
Samsung 2.13%
Lenovo 1.99%
Medion 1.84%
American Megatrends 1.21%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.63%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.43%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.25%
ASUS All Series 2.83%
Dell XPS 8300 2.74%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.61%

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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