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Should I remove FlashLynx Video Download Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
62% remove it38% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,030
United States Rank #14,717
Reach 0.0112%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.83 days
643.86 days >
Average installed length: 338.30 days


1.23 33.76%

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FlashLynx Video Download Software

What is FlashLynx Video Download Software?

The software may bundle additional potentially unwanted toolbars. - "During installation of this download you will be given the option to install closely related programs from the NCH Software suite. These are optional and you can select what you want depending on your requirements."

About  (from NCH Software)

FlashLynx is powerful, easy-to-use video downloader software for Windows, letting you browse, download and convert videos.


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 flashlynx.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 10 files and is usually about 1.59 MB (1,662,563 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nchsoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nch software\flashlynx
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\FlashLynx\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FlashLynx Video Download Software

Program executable:flashlynx.exe
FlashLynx Video Download Software
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\flashlynx\flashlynx.exe
Additional files:
  • flashlynxsetup_v1.21.exe - FlashLynx (FlashLynx Video Download Software)
  • flashlynxsetup_v1.22.exe
  • flashlynxsetup_v1.23.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • flashlynxsetup_v1.10.exe
  • flashlynxsetup_v1.11.exe
  • flashlynxsetup_v1.14.exe
  • flashlynxsetup_v1.20.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • flashlynx.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0B28BBE5-DA91-4227-8CFB-CF74F6F70372}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove FlashLynx Video Download Software?

Quickly and completely remove FlashLynx Video Download Software from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall FlashLynx Video Download Software 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 FlashLynx Video Download Software, 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 FlashLynx Video Download Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Uninstall it 62%
Keep it 38%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.15%
Windows Vista 19.75%
Windows XP 12.10%
Windows 8 7.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.16%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.61%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.97%
Windows 7 Professional 3.23%
Windows 8.1 2.58%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.32%
  United Kingdom 4.72%
  Australia 4.25%
  Germany 3.77%
  Canada 2.36%
  Netherlands 1.89%
  Italy 1.89%
  France 1.42%
  Sweden 1.42%
  New Zealand 1.42%
  Spain 1.42%
  Israel 1.42%
  Czech Republic 1.42%
  Belgium 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.74%
Hewlett-Packard 25.74%
Acer 17.82%
ASUS 7.92%
American Megatrends 4.95%
Toshiba 3.96%
Intel 2.97%
Lenovo 1.98%
Common models
Gateway DX4831 2.91%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.91%
ASUSTeK K52Jr 1.94%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.94%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 1.94%
HP Pavilion dv9700 Notebo... 0.97%

About NCH Software

NCH is a software development company tat primarily sells to individuals via their website.
Publisher URL: www.nchsoftware.com


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