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Should I remove DVD Suite?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
38% remove it62% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,847
United States Rank #5,696
Reach 0.1410%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.53 days
517.16 days >
Average installed length: 271.73 days


5.0.2403 0.07%
5.0.2323 0.07%
5.0.2103 5.29%
5.0.2002 1.33%
5.0.1906 3.09%
5.0.1729 0.90%
5.0.1603 2.16%
5.0.1319 87.08%

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DVD Suite

What is DVD Suite?  (from CyberLink)

Powerful Video Editing: Pro-like editing of HD video content and photo slideshows, with animated PiP effects, image enhancement and fixing tools, as well as direct access to photos on Flickr and audio on Freesound for use in personal projects. Professional Disc Authoring: Full support for Blu-ray Disc authoring, includ...  Read more


DVD Suite is a program developed by CyberLink. The most used version is 5.0.1319, 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 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 powerstarter.exe. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 11.03 MB (11,568,017 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 29% of users of DVD Suite come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: CyberLink Corporation
URL: www.cyberlink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\cyberlink\dvd suite
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{1FBF6C24-C1FD-
Estimated size: 11.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DVD Suite

Program executable:powerstarter.exe
Signed by:CyberLink
Path:C:\Program Files\cyberlink\dvd suite\powerstarter.exe
Additional files:
  • evoparser.dll - Cyberlink Product Evolution Parser DLL
  • lfbmp13n.dll (by LEAD Technologies) - LEADTOOLS(r) DLL for Win32
  • LFCMP13n.DLL (by LEAD Technologies)
  • Lfpng13n.dll
  • lftga13n.dll
  • LTDIS13n.dll
  • ltfil13n.DLL
  • ltkrn13n.dll
  • Port.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • PowerStarter.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'PStarterVideoFilesArrival' with the ProgID of 'VideoFiles' and the action verb 'OpenWithPowerStarter.
Scheduled Task
  • PowerStarter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4687615B-F4F8-4199-A609-5F1DEC837197}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PowerStarter.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\CyberLink\DVD Suite\PowerStarter.exe'.

How do I remove DVD Suite?

You can uninstall DVD Suite 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 Suite, 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 Suite.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 38%
Keep it 62%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.40%
Windows XP 26.08%
Windows Vista 13.42%
Windows 10 9.06%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 25.97%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.94%
Windows 7 Professional 11.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.09%
Windows 10 Home 3.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.54%
  Brazil 17.24%
  Canada 9.57%
  Germany 8.47%
  United Kingdom 5.06%
  Australia 2.67%
  India 2.67%
  France 2.55%
  Italy 2.29%
  Israel 1.87%
  Mexico 1.58%
  Japan 1.32%
  Spain 1.26%
  Poland 1.06%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 19.88%
Acer 17.44%
Hewlett-Packard 15.16%
Samsung 11.65%
Intel 11.12%
ASUS 3.73%
American Megatrends 3.35%
Sahara 2.28%
Toshiba 1.07%
Lenovo 0.91%
Common models
Samsung R59P/R60P/R61P 14.50%
INTEL DG31PR 5.37%
ASUS All Series 2.77%
Positivo Positivo Mobile 2.77%
Samsung SR700 2.61%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.61%

About CyberLink

CyberLink is a digital entertainment & multimedia products application whose products include video editing application, media middle application, a multimedia application suite, DVD authoring application, picture organizer & viewers & optical disc authoring application.
Publisher URL: www.cyberlink.com


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