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Should I remove Coby Media Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,506
United States Rank #4,960
Reach 0.0462%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 190.01 days
1003.65 days >
Average installed length: 527.34 days


1.0.7220 0.88%
1.0.6316 10.76%
1.0.4717 35.57%
1.0.4606 14.38%
1.0.4314 5.27%
1.0.4313 7.14%
1.0.4013 1.65%
1.0.3909 5.27%
1.0.3727 0.77%
1.0.3624 2.20%
1.0.3324 2.09%
1.0.3107 8.23%
1.0.3023 0.22%
1.0.3002 0.66%
1.0.2623 3.73%
1.0.2515 0.55%
1.0.2424 0.33%
1.0.2411 0.33%

Coby Media Manager


Coby Media Manager is a software program developed by Coby. The most common release is 1.0.4717, 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 Coby Media Manager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 1.19 MB (1,251,328 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 79% of users of Coby Media Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Coby\Coby Media Manager\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{9A4F58EC-AA61-4382-81B3-80971396F851}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.19 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Coby Media Manager

Program executable:Coby Media Manager.exe
Name:Coby Media Manager
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Coby\Coby Media Manager\Coby Media Manager.exe
Additional files:
  • Coby Media Manager.exe - Coby Media Manager
  • encoder.exe
  • akrip.dll (by AKSoft) - AKRip CD-DA Audio Extraction Library (Generic audio extraction library layered over ASPI.)
  • dd-fsinfo.dll
  • dd-fwact.dll
  • dd-fwsig.dll
  • dd-imgtools.dll
  • dd-mtplib.dll
  • dd-utils.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • encoder.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B4344D04-887C-4007-97B7-9A7340E1504C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Coby Media Manager?

You can uninstall Coby Media Manager 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 Coby Media Manager, 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 Coby Media Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.93%
Windows Vista 17.89%
Windows 10 12.84%
Windows XP 9.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.98%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.15%
Windows 7 Professional 6.84%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.40%
Windows 8.1 4.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.46%
  Canada 14.77%
  Germany 1.68%
  Mexico 0.66%
  Ecuador 0.37%
  United Kingdom 0.37%
  Colombia 0.22%
  HT 0.22%
  PR 0.22%
  Brazil 0.22%
  Austria 0.15%
  Israel 0.15%
  Spain 0.15%
  India 0.15%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.17%
Dell 27.83%
Acer 13.17%
Toshiba 9.17%
ASUS 3.50%
American Megatrends 2.33%
Lenovo 2.17%
Gateway 1.33%
Intel 1.33%
Sahara 1.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.83%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.91%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.07%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.45%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.45%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.45%


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