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Should I remove DivX Plus DirectShow Filters?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,304
United States Rank #2,899
Reach 0.2762%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.70 days
728.57 days >
Average installed length: 382.81 days

Typically installed together

DivX Plus DirectShow Filters

What is DivX Plus DirectShow Filters?  (from DivX)

DivX Plus® Software lets you convert video between popular formats and enjoy an enhanced playback experience across all your devices, at home and on the go. In addition to high-quality output of DivX (AVI, DIVX) and DivX Plus® (H.264 video in MKV container) video for your PC and DivX Certified® devices, Converter now a...  Read more


DivX Plus DirectShow Filters is a software program developed by DivX. The primary executable is named divx_dec_aac.dll. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 1.22 MB (1,275,904 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 37% of users of DivX Plus DirectShow Filters come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.divx.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DivX\DivX Plus DirectShow Filters
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DivX\DivXDSFiltersUninstall.exe /DSFILTERS
Estimated size: 1.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DivX Plus DirectShow Filters

Program module:divx_dec_aac.dll
Name:DivX® AAC audio decoder
AAC audio decoder
Path:C:\Program Files\DivX\DivX Plus DirectShow Filters\divx_dec_aac.dll
DivX Player is a standalone DivX media player. DivX Player features a media library as well as a set of Digital Rights Management features that help authorize purchased commercial content for the consumer's computer and his DivX Certified...
Additional files:
  • DirectShowDemuxFilter.dll - DivX Plus DMF Navigator Filter
  • aacadec.dll - DivX® AAC Audio Decoder (AAC Audio Decoder)
  • DivXDSFiltersUninstall.exe - DivX for Windows Installer, L:EN;ES;DE;FR;JA;PT;ZH-CN;ZH-TW, DivX Codec 6.9.1, DivX Converter 7.1.0, DivX Player 7.2.0, DivX H.264 Decoder 1.1.0, DivX AAC Decoder 7.1.0, DivX MKV Splitter 1.0.1, DivX Plus Media Foundation Components 1.0.0, DivX Plus Web Player 2.0.0
  • DivXBundleUninstall.exe - DivX for Windows Installer, L:EN;ES;DE;FR;JA, DivX Codec 6.8.5, DivX Converter 7.0.0, DivX Player 7.0.0, DivX H.264 Decoder 1.0.0, DivX AAC Decoder 7.1.0, DivX MKV Splitter 1.0.0, DivX Web Player 1.4.2
  • DivXWMPExtType.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • DirectShowDemuxFilter.dll is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'B Register C:\Archivos de programa\DivX\DivX Plus DirectShow Filters\DirectShowDemuxFilter.dll' which loads as "C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe" "C:\Program Files\DivX\DivX Plus DirectShow Filters\DirectShowDemuxFilter.dll",DllRegisterServer.

How do I remove DivX Plus DirectShow Filters?

You can uninstall DivX Plus DirectShow Filters 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 Plus DirectShow Filters, 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 Plus DirectShow Filters.

Win 7 (SP1) 34%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 38.99%
Windows Vista 35.72%
Windows XP 20.92%
Windows 10 4.33%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 29.19%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.65%
Windows 7 Professional 5.44%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.39%
  Germany 14.27%
  United Kingdom 5.47%
  France 5.34%
  Canada 4.41%
  Italy 4.32%
  Spain 2.23%
  Australia 1.83%
  Netherlands 1.74%
  Israel 1.60%
  India 1.49%
  Japan 1.28%
  Belgium 1.22%
  Brazil 0.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.19%
Dell 23.83%
Acer 15.42%
Intel 7.76%
Toshiba 6.55%
American Megatrends 3.70%
Medion 3.11%
Samsung 1.93%
ASUS 1.67%
Sahara 1.34%
Gateway 0.98%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.87%
Dell Inspiron 530 4.34%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.17%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.66%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 3.06%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.89%

About DivX

DivX is a well-liked digital media format powering a worldwide ecosystem of content, program & consumer electronics devices.
Publisher URL: www.divx.com


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