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6% remove it94% keep it
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2.1.1 71.74%
2.0.6 28.26%

FLAC Frontend


FLAC Frontend is a program developed by Xiph.org. The most used version is 2.1.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 604 KB (618,496 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 47% of users of FLAC Frontend come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: flacfrontend.sf.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\flac frontend
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B1615F2A-105F-48FD-AA3E-0BDF8B3EE644}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 604 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by FLAC Frontend

  • flac.exe
  • metaflac.exe

How do I remove FLAC Frontend?

You can uninstall FLAC Frontend 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 FLAC Frontend, 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 FLAC Frontend.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.96%
Windows 10 38.26%
Windows XP 2.61%
Windows Vista 2.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.83%
Windows 7 Professional 15.65%
Windows 10 Home 10.00%
Windows 8.1 9.13%
Windows 10 Pro 8.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.95% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.95%
  United Kingdom 8.60%
  Germany 6.09%
  Italy 5.02%
  France 4.66%
  Canada 4.30%
  Netherlands 3.94%
  Australia 2.15%
  Norway 1.43%
  Russia 1.43%
  Argentina 1.43%
  Spain 1.43%
  Belgium 1.08%
  Croatia 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.20%
Hewlett-Packard 21.26%
ASUS 16.54%
Acer 11.02%
Lenovo 4.72%
American Megatrends 4.72%
Toshiba 4.72%
Samsung 3.15%
Intel 1.57%
MSI 1.57%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.34%
Dell Dell DXP061 1.83%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.83%
Dell XPS 2720 1.83%
Gigabyte GA-MA790GP-DS4H 1.83%
MSI MS-7758 1.83%


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