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Should I remove DVDSmith Movie Backup?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,954
United States Rank #10,913
Reach 0.0211%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 55.94 days
420.94 days >
Average installed length: 221.17 days

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DVDSmith Movie Backup 1.0.8

What is DVDSmith Movie Backup?  (from dvdsmith.com)

DVDSmith Movie Backup is a totally free DVD copier and DVD backup software which can decrypt and remove all kinds of DVD protections, copy DVD to computer hard drive as DVD folder. You can flexibly copy entire DVD disc or copy main movie only. Copy your favorite DVD movies to computer hard drive as DVD folder. You can ...  Read more


DVDSmith Movie Backup 1.0.8 is a program developed by dvdsmith.com. The main program executable is dvdbackup.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 9.05 MB (9,485,764 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 59% of users of DVDSmith Movie Backup come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dvdsmith.com/dvdsmith-movie-backup.html
Help link: www.dvdsmith.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DVDSmith Movie Backup\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DVDSmith Movie Backup\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 9.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DVDSmith Movie Backup 1.0.8

Program executable:dvdbackup.exe
Name:DVDSmith Movie Backup
Path:C:\Program Files\DVDSmith Movie Backup\dvdbackup.exe
Additional files:
  • dvdsmith-movie-backup.exe - DVDSmith Movie Backup (DVDSmith Movie Backup Setup)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • findSector.dll
  • libdvdcss.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • dvdbackup.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'Open DVDSmith_using_DVDSmith Movie Backup' with the ProgID of 'DVDSmith Movie Backup_autoplay_handler' and the action verb 'Open DVDSmith_verb.

How do I remove DVDSmith Movie Backup?

You can uninstall DVDSmith Movie Backup 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 DVDSmith Movie Backup 1.0.8, 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 DVDSmith Movie Backup.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.30%
Windows 10 27.64%
Windows XP 6.97%
Windows Vista 4.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.90%
Windows 7 Professional 13.45%
Windows 10 Home 9.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.05%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.60%
Windows 8.1 5.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.72% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.72%
  United Kingdom 6.94%
  Australia 6.00%
  Japan 3.19%
  Germany 3.19%
  Canada 3.00%
  Italy 2.44%
  South Africa 1.50%
  Belgium 1.50%
  France 1.31%
  India 1.31%
  New Zealand 0.94%
  Greece 0.75%
  Singapore 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.83%
Dell 20.00%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 8.33%
Toshiba 7.92%
Intel 4.58%
Lenovo 4.17%
Samsung 2.08%
Medion 1.25%
American Megatrends 0.83%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3847 3.21%
ASUSTeK CM1730/CM1830 3.21%
Dell XPS 8300 2.56%
Acer Aspire XC-605 2.56%
Gigabyte P55A-UD3P 2.56%
HP-Pavilion FQ565AA-ABA a... 2.56%

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Father Richardover a year ago
Great free program. Old so it doesn't handle recent decoding. But on older or unprotected dvd's, it's a must have.