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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,083
United States Rank #1,008
Reach 0.6502%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.92 days
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Average installed length: 293.30 days


VersionDistribution 1.08% 1.34% 0.41%
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Corel WinDVD

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What is Corel WinDVD?

WinDVD is a video player and music player software for Microsoft Windows. It enables the viewing of DVD-Video movies on the user's PC. DVD-Video backups stored on hard disk (created using software such as DVD Decrypter) can also be played. The player can also be used to play videos and audio/music files in other formats encoded with different codecs, for instance DivX, Xvid, Windows Media Video video and MP3 and AAC audio.

About  (from Corel)

Corel WinDVD is an advanced 2D and 3D video software player that delivers high-intensity Blu-ray 3D playback and also supports the latest video formats: AVCHD, AVCREC, DVD-Video, QuickTime, MPEG-2, FLV. This latest version features Blu-ray 3D playback, BD-Live, 2D to 3D conversion, HD upscaling and superior Dolby sound...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 92% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named DIM.EXE. The setup package generally installs about 48 files and is usually about 1.52 MB (1,595,265 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.corel.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Corel\WinDVD11\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{5849AFE4-802B-4C4D-A79F-F988C2BB7A7F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Corel WinDVD

Program executable:DIM.EXE
Name:Corel Common Framework
Path:C:\Program Files\Corel\CorelWinDVD2010\DIM.EXE
Additional files:
  • H264VDec.dll - MPEG-2 Video Decoder Module (H.264 Video Decoder Module)
  • HVDService.dll - HVDService Dynamic Link Library
  • iconv.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libiconv: character set conversion library (LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • AACDec.dll - AAC Decoder Module
  • AC3Enc.dll - AC3 Encoder Module
  • ADOperator.dll - ADOperator Module
  • companderDMO.dll - CompanderDMO Module
  • ComTruSurroundXT.dll (by SRS Labs) - TruSurroundXT (TruSurroundXT Module)
  • CorelAACDec.dll
  • CorelSensor.dll - Corel Sensor Module
  • Danvb.dll - Danvb Module
  • DDPlusDec.dll - DDPlus Decoder Module
  • DevIL.dll (by Abysmal Software) - Developer's Image Library (DevIL) (DevIL: A portable image library in development)
  • DHIVI.dll (by Lake Technology Limited, www.lake.com.au) - Dolby Headphone (Dolby Headphone plugin for Intervideo WinDVD)
  • DIM.EXE - Corel Common Framework (DIM)
  • DispSvr.dll - DispSvr for 3DBD (Helper library implementing custom allocator-presenter for Video Mixing Renderer 9 in a multi-graph environment)
  • DMO_TSXT.dll (by SRS Labs) - DMO Dialog Enhancement (DMO_TSXT Module)
  • DownmixDMO.dll (by InterVideo) - DownmixDMO Module (DownmixDMO Module LOGID.119684)
  • DSPDMO.dll - DSPDMO Module
  • DTSEnc.dll - DTS Encoder Module
  • DTSHDDec.dll - DTSHD Decoder Module
  • expDMO.dll (by InterVideo) - expDMO Module (InterVideo EXP DMO Module LOGID.119684)
  • GPIUAC.dll - GPIUAC Dynamic Link Library
  • ILU.dll (by Abysmal Software) - Developer's Image Utilities Library (ILU: A portable image library in development)
  • InstFunction.dll - InstFunction Dynamic Link Library (InstFunction DLL)
  • IviBDBridge.dll - InterVideo Inc. IviBDBridge (IviBDBridge LOGID.40388)
  • IviCP.dll - Content Protection Module
  • IVICPS.dll - IVICPS Module
  • IVIUMA.dll - IVIUMA Module
  • LogicLayer.dll - LogicLayer (LogicLayer LOGID.119684)
  • MouseKbTool.dll - InterVideo MouseKbTool (MouseKbTool)
  • moveft21.dll (by Sharp) - MovieEffecter Module (Movie Effecter Ver.2.1)
  • MP2VDec.dll
  • OCMgr.dll - OCMgr Dynamic Link Library
  • PassThroughDMO.dll - PassThroughDMO Module
  • DolbyHph.dll (by Lake Technology Limited, http://www.lake.com.au) - Dolby Headphone Engine
  • LakeControl.dll (by Dolby Technology) - LakeControl
  • PCMDec.dll - PCM Decoder Module
  • PsiClient.dll - PSIClient (nTitles PSIClient)

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Or, you can uninstall Corel WinDVD 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Corel WinDVD, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Corel WinDVD.

Win 7 (SP1) 81%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.38%
Windows 10 13.50%
Windows Vista 0.79%
Windows XP 0.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.91%
Windows 7 Professional 32.02%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.34%
Windows 10 Home 5.02%
Windows 10 Pro 3.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.16%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.40%
  Germany 6.10%
  Japan 4.28%
  United Kingdom 3.99%
  Canada 2.96%
  Australia 2.23%
  Italy 2.21%
  Brazil 2.13%
  France 1.72%
  India 1.64%
  Netherlands 1.29%
  Belgium 1.05%
  Mexico 0.90%
  Spain 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 37.78%
Toshiba 23.57%
Acer 14.67%
Lenovo 12.65%
Hewlett-Packard 7.98%
NEC 1.71%
MSI 1.63%
Common models
Acer TravelMate P253 4.68%
TOSHIBA Satellite P775 4.34%
LENOVO 20B20011US 3.55%
TOSHIBA Satellite L775D 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite L675D 2.63%
Sony VPCF11M1E 2.14%

About Corel

Corel makes a speciality of graphics processing.
Publisher URL: www.corel.com

comments2 comments

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user comment
R.Sridharanover a year ago
I am not able to play certain CDs so I am confused whther to retain or remove this program.
expert comment
Steve (Expert)over a year ago
During the installation of this file, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.