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Should I remove DVDFab Virtual Drive?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,885
United States Rank #19,438
Reach 0.0100%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 100.70 days
313.15 days >
Average installed length: 164.54 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

DVDFab Virtual Drive version


DVDFab Virtual Drive version is a software program developed by Fengtao Software. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named vdrive.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 1.32 MB (1,381,080 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 48% of users of DVDFab Virtual Drive come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dvdfab.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DVDFab Virtual Drive\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DVDFab Virtual Drive\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DVDFab Virtual Drive version

Program executable:vdrive.exe
Name:DVDFab Virtual Drive
DVDFab Virtual Drive Tray - vc9_x64_release
Path:C:\Program Files\DVDFab Virtual Drive\vdrive.exe
Additional files:
  • aucltv.exe - DVDFab Virtual Drive (- vc9_x64_release)
  • vdrive.dll - DVDFab Virtual Drive Shell Extension - vc9_x64_release
  • vdrive32.dll - DVDFab Virtual Drive Shell Extension - vc9_x86_release
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • vdrive.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'DVDFABVirtualDrive32' with a class of {71343FFB-3ECB-4FA7-BAAC-8DB614DE3C04}.
  • vdrive32.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'DVDFABVirtualDrive' with a class of {71343FFB-3ECB-4FA7-BAAC-8DB614DE3C04}.
Startup File (User Run)
  • vdrive.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DVDFab VDrive' and executes as "C:\Program Files\DVDFab Virtual Drive\vdrive.exe".

How do I remove DVDFab Virtual Drive?

You can uninstall DVDFab Virtual Drive 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 DVDFab Virtual Drive version, 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 DVDFab Virtual Drive.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.62%
Windows 10 27.27%
Windows XP 9.09%
Windows Vista 2.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.32%
Windows 7 Professional 11.68%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.14%
Windows 8 Pro 5.58%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 5.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.46% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.46%
  Germany 20.26%
  United Kingdom 6.17%
  Iran 4.85%
  Canada 3.08%
  France 2.64%
  Australia 2.20%
  Austria 1.32%
  Philippines 1.32%
  MA 0.88%
  South Africa 0.88%
  Taiwan 0.88%
  Finland 0.88%
  Mexico 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.78%
Hewlett-Packard 21.78%
Acer 13.86%
ASUS 9.90%
American Megatrends 5.94%
Lenovo 2.97%
MSI 1.98%
Samsung 1.98%
Sony 1.98%
Toshiba 1.98%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.70%
Dell XPS 8500 1.85%
Dell XPS 8300 1.85%
Dell Vostro 3560 1.85%
HP ENVY TS 15 Notebook PC 1.85%

About (from Fengtao Software Inc.)

Fengtao Software Inc.
Publisher URL: www.dvdfab.com


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