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Should I remove DirectVobSub?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,834
United States Rank #3,417
Reach 0.2104%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.03 days
354.89 days >
Average installed length: 186.47 days


What is DirectVobSub?

DirectVobSub is simply a DirectShow filter which can be used to display subtitle. It integrates automatically with any DirectShow player like the Windows Media Player, Media Player Classic, MPC-HC and others.


The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 1.26 MB (1,316,705 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\directvobsub
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DirectVobSub\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 1.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DirectVobSub

  • vsfilter.dll - VSFilter (VobSub & TextSub filter for DirectShow/VirtualDub/Avisynth)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • uninstall.exe

How do I remove DirectVobSub?

You can uninstall DirectVobSub 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 DirectVobSub (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 DirectVobSub.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.47%
Windows 10 28.00%
Windows XP 9.16%
Windows Vista 5.33%
Windows Server 2003 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.80%
Windows 7 Professional 9.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.13%
Windows 10 Home 6.58%
Windows 8.1 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.26%
  Germany 10.80%
  United Kingdom 4.88%
  France 3.26%
  Canada 3.18%
  Australia 2.51%
  Netherlands 2.41%
  Italy 2.30%
  Poland 1.34%
  Czech Republic 1.23%
  Belgium 1.21%
  Russia 1.19%
  Sweden 1.19%
  Austria 1.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.66%
Dell 20.09%
Acer 18.16%
ASUS 9.71%
Toshiba 3.82%
Samsung 3.46%
Lenovo 3.19%
Intel 2.11%
American Megatrends 1.80%
Medion 1.21%
MSI 0.76%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.54%
ASUS All Series 4.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.84%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.57%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.33%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.06%

Publisher URL: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net


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