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Should I remove DivX Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,871
United States Rank #9,583
Reach 0.0798%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.70 days
345.26 days >
Average installed length: 181.41 days


6.8.2 3.50%
6.8.1 0.06%
6.7.0 1.40%
6.6.0 5.02%
6.5.0 3.12%
6.4.3 12.08%
6.4.2 7.37%
6.4.1 0.70%
6.4 2.54%
6.3.2 0.25%
6.3.1 0.25%
6.3 1.46%
6.2.0 7.25%
6.1.1 1.34%
6.1 1.59%
6.0 14.05%
2.6 7.95%
2.5.5 22.82%
2.5.4 1.53%
2.5.3 5.72%

Typically installed together

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DivX Player

What is DivX Player?  (from DivXNetworks)

Play DivX, AVI, MKV, MP4 and MOV videos, transfer videos to your devices with DivX To Go and navigate your videos with greater speed and precision. There's a new player in town, and here's what it does - play DivX videos. Every version; even purchased or rented DivX movies, DivX HD files, and videos created with advanc...  Read more


DivX Player is a software program developed by DivXNetworks. The most common release is 2.5.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named divx player.exe. The setup package generally installs about 52 files and is usually about 3.52 MB (3,686,241 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 23% of users of DivX Player come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.divx.com/divx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DivX
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DivX\DivXPlayerUninstall.exe /PLAYER
Estimated size: 3.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DivX Player

Program executable:divx player.exe
Name:DivX Player
Path:C:\Program Files\divx\divx player\divx player.exe
Additional files:
  • DivXPlayerATIPlugin.dll - DivX Player 2.x (DivX Player 2.x Plug-In for ATI Remote Wonder.)
  • config.exe - Config App. (config)
  • DivX EKG.exe - DivX EKG (DivX EKG Application)
  • DivXDRA1031.dll
  • DivXDRA1033.dll
  • DivXDRA1036.dll - Application EKG DivX
  • DivXDRA1041.dll
  • ConverterUninstall.exe (by DivX) - DivX for Windows Installer, L:EN;DE;FR;JA, DivX Codec 6.6.1, DivX Converter 6.5, DivX Player 6.4.3
  • DivXBundleUninstall.exe (by DivX)
  • DivXCodecUninstall.exe - DivX 6.2.2, DivX Player 6.2.0 (DVXA)
  • DivXContentUploaderUninstall.exe - DivX for Windows Installer, L:EN;DE;FR;JA, DivX Codec 6.7.0, DivX Converter 6.5.1, DivX Player 6.6.0, DivX Web Player 1.3.1, DivX Content Uploader 1.2.1, B:DVFA, T:DVFC, BL:EN
  • DivXConverterUninstall.exe
  • DivXPlayerUninstall.exe
  • DivXWebPlayerUninstall.exe - DivX Web Player Installer, L:EN;ES;DE;FR;JA;PT;ZH-CN;ZH-TW, DivX Web Player 1.5.0

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • config.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AA8EEF36-D0EF-4907-9F5D-9C886F09F22A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove DivX Player?

You can uninstall DivX Player 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 DivX Player, 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 DivX Player.

Win XP 36%
Win Vista 2%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 39.03%
Windows 7 37.38%
Windows Vista 16.02%
Windows 10 7.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 38.97%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.91%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.40%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.34%
Windows 7 Professional 6.53%
Windows 10 Home 2.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.33%
  Germany 16.83%
  France 6.98%
  Italy 6.44%
  United Kingdom 4.36%
  Iran 3.52%
  Spain 2.27%
  Israel 2.15%
  Belgium 1.97%
  Canada 1.97%
  India 1.79%
  Australia 1.61%
  Netherlands 1.49%
  Saudi Arabia 1.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.20%
Hewlett-Packard 16.41%
Acer 13.29%
Intel 13.05%
American Megatrends 8.50%
Sahara 7.31%
ASUS 4.43%
Toshiba 3.95%
Sony 2.28%
Medion 1.80%
Lenovo 1.20%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7204 4.18%
MEDIONPC MS-7091 3.58%
INTEL DG31PR 2.99%
MEDIONPC MS-7318 2.69%

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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