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Should I remove DVBViewer TE2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #30,253
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.80 days
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Average installed length: 306.82 days

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DVBViewer TE2

What is DVBViewer TE2?  (from CM&V)

DVB Viewer makes it easy to watch TV directly on your PC. Available free, DVB Viewer allows PC users to watch and navigate through digital Television channels. DVB Viewer comes with an easy to handle user interface and also supports the viewing of 2 different TV channels at the same time. You can also make screenshots ...  Read more


DVBViewer TE2 is a program developed by CM&V. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is dvbviewerte.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 11.6 MB (12,161,263 bytes). update.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 55% of users of DVBViewer TE2 come from Germany, it is also popular in DZ and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dvbviewer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DVBViewer TE2\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DVBViewer TE2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 11.6 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DVBViewer TE2

Program executable:dvbviewerte.exe
Name:DVB Application
DVBViewer TE2
Path:C:\Program Files\dvbviewer te2\dvbviewerte.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • ts_winlirc.exe
  • update.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DVBViewerTE.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4AD14F50-EFC6-4A76-97D6-8D2A66170AB7}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ts_winlirc.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'winlrc' which loads as C:\Program Files\DVBViewer TE2\ts_winlirc.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • update.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'UpdateDVBTE' which loads as C:\Program Files\DVBViewer TE2\update.exe.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • ts_winlirc.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\DVBViewerTE\ts_winlirc.exe'.
  • DVBViewerTE.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\DVBViewer TE2\DVBViewerTE.exe'.

How do I remove DVBViewer TE2?

You can uninstall DVBViewer TE2 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 DVBViewer TE2, 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 DVBViewer TE2.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.47%
Windows 10 18.70%
Windows XP 8.05%
Windows Vista 2.68%
Windows Server 2003 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.49%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.53%
Windows 7 Professional 14.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.20%
Windows 10 Pro 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.56% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 54.56%
  DZ 12.14%
  Iran 5.12%
  United States 4.31%
  SY 2.71%
  LY 2.51%
  Italy 2.31%
  Austria 1.60%
  France 1.40%
  Turkey 1.40%
  IQ 1.20%
  Saudi Arabia 1.10%
  MA 0.80%
  Egypt 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 17.83%
Dell 12.39%
Medion 8.70%
Hewlett-Packard 8.04%
ASUS 7.39%
Intel 5.87%
American Megatrends 3.26%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 4.48%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2PT 2.99%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.69%
MSI MS-7592 2.69%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2P 2.39%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 2.39%


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