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Should I remove DirectVobSub?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,351
United States Rank #3,395
Reach 0.2691%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.89 days
409.84 days >
Average installed length: 215.34 days


2.40.4209 100.00%

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DirectVobSub 2.40.4209

What is DirectVobSub?

DirectVobSub is a software add-on that is able to read external subtitle files and superimposes them on a playing video file. DirectVobSub is also capable of extracting subtitles from a DVD without ripping it to a file first.


The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.95 MB (2,047,936 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DirectVobSub\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DirectVobSub\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DirectVobSub 2.40.4209

  • VSFilter.dll - VSFilter (VobSub & TextSub filter for DirectShow/VirtualDub/Avisynth)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • uninstall.exe
  • unrar.dll (by Alexander Roshal) - RAR decompression library

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 2.40.4209, 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.

Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.99%
Windows 10 22.74%
Windows XP 6.75%
Windows Vista 6.48%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.60%
Windows 7 Professional 9.60%
Windows 8.1 6.68%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.64%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.44%
  Germany 11.63%
  Brazil 11.35%
  France 9.01%
  United Kingdom 7.43%
  Italy 6.85%
  Russia 3.35%
  Japan 2.91%
  Spain 2.46%
  Poland 2.27%
  Netherlands 1.93%
  Mexico 1.89%
  Argentina 1.31%
  India 0.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.29%
Acer 21.54%
Dell 19.05%
ASUS 10.41%
Samsung 6.63%
Toshiba 5.34%
Lenovo 4.25%
Medion 1.16%
American Megatrends 1.09%
NEC 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.46%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.75%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.25%
ASUS All Series 2.22%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.12%
Positivo MOBILE 2.12%

Publisher URL: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net


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