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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,121
United States Rank #42,687
Reach 0.0042%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.24 days
36.47 days >
Average installed length: 19.16 days


5.2.1 3.39%
5.1.1 96.61%

DivX Codec

What is DivX Codec?  (from DivXNetworks)

Combine multiple clips — even those with different frame rates and resolutions — into one convenient DivX video. Add interactive DVD-like features to your DivX videos, including menus, chapters, multiple subtitles and audio tracks. Supports DivX, AVI, WMV, DV/HDV, DVD-Video, DVD-VR, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, QuickTime, Windows...  Read more


DivX Codec is a software program developed by DivXNetworks. The most common release is 5.1.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named config.exe. The setup package is about 6.24 MB (6,540,181 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 32% of users of DivX Codec come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DivX\DivX Codec
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DivX\DivXCodecUninstall.exe /CODEC
Estimated size: 6.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DivX Codec

Program executable:config.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\divx\divx codec\config.exe

How do I remove DivX Codec?

Quickly and completely remove DivX Codec from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall DivX Codec 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program DivX Codec, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 DivX Codec.

Win 7 (SP1) 39%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.07%
Windows XP 30.51%
Windows Vista 15.25%
Windows 8 10.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 30.51%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.95%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.56%
Windows 7 Professional 8.47%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 3.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.51%
  Germany 15.07%
  France 8.22%
  Iran 6.85%
  Russia 4.11%
  Italy 4.11%
  United Kingdom 4.11%
  Sweden 2.74%
  Spain 2.74%
  Egypt 2.74%
  Hong Kong 1.37%
  MA 1.37%
  TN 1.37%
  KH 1.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.08%
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
Dell 20.51%
American Megatrends 5.13%
Intel 5.13%
Lenovo 5.13%
ASUS 5.13%
Medion 2.56%
Gateway 2.56%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A200 2.04%
Sony VPCF12JFX 2.04%
Sony VPCF127FX 2.04%
Sony PCV-RS402(CE) 2.04%
Samsung R610 2.04%
Packard Bell BV IMEDIA D9... 2.04%

About (from DivXNetworks, Inc.)

DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi Corporation, helps consumers enjoy a high-quality video experience on any device or platform.
Publisher URL: www.divx.com


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