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What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,013
United States Rank #1,081
Reach 0.6824%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.90 days
675.51 days >
Average installed length: 354.93 days

DVD Decrypter Remove Only

What is DVD Decrypter Remove Only?

DVD Decrypter is a software application that can create backup disk images of the DVD-Video structure of DVDs. It can be used to image any DVD, but controversially it is especially useful for decrypting copy protected movies. The program can also record images to disc. Content Scrambling System (CSS) decrypting software (such as DVD Decrypter and AnyDVD) allows a region-specific DVD to be copied as an all-region DVD.


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 main program executable is DVDDecrypter.exe. The software installer includes 25 files and is usually about 923.25 KB (945,408 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dvddecrypter.org.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dvd decrypter
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DVD Decrypter\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 923.25 KB

Program filesFiles installed by DVD Decrypter Remove Only

Program executable:DVDDecrypter.exe
Name:DVD Decrypter
DVD Decrypter - The Ultimate DVD Ripper!
Path:C:\Program Files\dvd decrypter\DVDDecrypter.exe
Additional files:
  • dvddecrypter.exe (by LIGHTNING UK!) - DVD Decrypter (DVD Decrypter - The Ultimate DVD Ripper!)
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • DVDDecrypter.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'DVDDecrypterPlayDVDMovieOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'DVDDecrypter' and the action verb 'PlayDVDMovieOnArrival_Decrypt.
Scheduled Task
  • DVDDecrypter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8099D618-5D2E-4715-B7B0-3BD3A339BC0A}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:17.49 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0004143425%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00012957%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00028477%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:34,243,522
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:435 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:27.76 MB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove DVD Decrypter Remove Only?

You can uninstall DVD Decrypter Remove Only 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 DVD Decrypter (Remove Only), 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 DVD Decrypter Remove Only.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.45%
Windows 10 20.08%
Windows XP 11.35%
Windows Vista 8.04%
Windows Server 2003 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.99%
Windows 7 Professional 12.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.34%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.30%
Windows 10 Home 5.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.59%
  Japan 8.55%
  United Kingdom 5.14%
  Brazil 4.58%
  Australia 3.83%
  Germany 3.77%
  Italy 3.39%
  Canada 3.16%
  France 3.12%
  Netherlands 1.77%
  Belgium 1.09%
  Spain 1.08%
  Sweden 0.96%
  New Zealand 0.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.22%
Hewlett-Packard 23.58%
Acer 14.20%
ASUS 7.92%
Toshiba 5.51%
Intel 3.77%
Lenovo 2.54%
American Megatrends 2.43%
Samsung 1.93%
NEC 1.89%
Sahara 0.87%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.55%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.80%
ASUS All Series 4.16%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.67%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.52%
Dell XPS 8300 2.52%


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