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Should I remove Free DVD Creator?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
42% remove it58% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,633
United States Rank #19,888
Reach 0.0103%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.54 days
664.99 days >
Average installed length: 349.40 days


2.0 100.00%

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Free DVD Creator version 2.0

What is Free DVD Creator?  (from www.minidvdsoft.com)

Free DVD Creator provides you a handy tool to convert and burn DVD movies from video files. It can create DVD from all video formats such as AVI to DVD, DivX to DVD, Xvid to DVD, MPEG to DVD, WMV to DVD, MP4 to DVD, MOV to DVD, RM to DVD...Then you can play the DVDs on portable or home DVD player.

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Free DVD Creator version 2.0 is a software program developed by www.minidvdsoft.com. 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 dvdcreator.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 9.29 MB (9,746,057 bytes). 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 43% of users of Free DVD Creator come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.
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Learn how to remove Free DVD Creator version 2.0.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.minidvdsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Free DVD Creator\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Free DVD Creator\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 9.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Free DVD Creator version 2.0

Program executable:dvdcreator.exe
Name:Free DVD Creator
Path:C:\Program Files\free dvd creator\dvdcreator.exe
Additional files:
  • DVDFilters.dll
  • dvdplay.dll (by dvdcreatorplus.com)
  • encode.dll
  • ffdshow-rev2202.exe (by ffdshow) - ffdshow Setup
  • FoxBurnerU.dll (by FoxBurner) - FoxBurner SDK
  • home.exe - minidvdsoft.com
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • wnaspi32.dll (by Adaptec) - Adaptec's ASPI Layer (ASPI for Win32 DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • dvdcreator.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FF5FA7EE-D613-4A95-AF06-CDB5D941510A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Free DVD Creator?

You can uninstall Free DVD Creator 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 Free DVD Creator version 2.0, 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 Free DVD Creator.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Server 2003 1%
Uninstall it 42%
Keep it 58%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.25%
Windows XP 20.20%
Windows 10 16.75%
Windows Vista 11.82%
Windows Server 2003 0.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.85%
Windows 7 Professional 8.91%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.92%
Windows 8.1 4.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.80% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.80%
  Brazil 8.23%
  Germany 7.00%
  Italy 6.17%
  United Kingdom 4.94%
  Australia 2.88%
  Canada 2.47%
  Austria 2.06%
  Finland 1.65%
  Netherlands 1.65%
  Poland 1.65%
  Hungary 1.65%
  South Africa 1.23%
  Colombia 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.09%
Dell 22.73%
Acer 11.82%
American Megatrends 9.09%
Intel 7.27%
ASUS 5.45%
Medion 3.64%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.88%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 1.92%
Gigabyte GA-880GM-UD2H 1.92%
Acer Extensa 5620 1.92%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.92%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.92%


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