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Should I remove Free YouTube Download?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,982
United States Rank #39,672
Reach 0.0064%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 237.56 days
1318.95 days >
Average installed length: 693.01 days

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What is Free YouTube Download?  (from DVDVideoSoft)

Free YouTube Download is one of the most usable programs on the web to download YouTube videos, single videos as well as whole collections such as: - complete playlists and show lists; - users' channels; - all videos from personal playlists (History, Liked, Favourites, Watch later, etc.); - artist's playlists; - videos...  Read more


Free YouTube Download version is a software program developed by DVDVideoSoft. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named freeyoutubedownload.exe. The setup package generally installs about 21 files and is usually about 4.94 MB (5,178,569 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 32% of users of Free YouTube Download come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dvdvideosoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DVDVideoSoft\Free YouTube Download\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\DVDVideoSoft\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.94 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Free YouTube Download version

Program executable:freeyoutubedownload.exe
Name:Free Studio
Path:C:\Program Files\dvdvideosoft\free youtube download\freeyoutubedownload.exe
Additional files:
  • DVDVideoSoft.AVConverter.dll - Free Studio (DVDVideoSoft.AVConverter)
  • DVDVideoSoft.PresetEditor.dll - DVDVideoSoft.PresetEditor
  • DVDVideoSoft.Presets.dll - DVDVideoSoft.Presets
  • DVDVideoSoft.TaskbarManager.dll - DVDVideoSoft.TaskbarManager
  • FreeYTVDownloader.exe - FreeYouTubeDownload
  • DVDVideoSoft.DVSVideoDownloader.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'DVSVideoDownloaderLib'.
  • DVDVideoSoft.MediaTagsEditor.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'MediaTagsEditorLib'.
  • DVDVideoSoft.VideoFileToIPOD.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'VideoFileToIPOD'.
  • DVDVideoSoft.DVSiTunes.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'DVSiTunesLib'.
  • DVDVideoSoft.Resources.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • FreeYTVDownloader.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'FreeYTVDownloader' and executes as C:\Program Files\DVDVideoSoft\Free YouTube Download\FreeYTVDownloader.exe.

How do I remove Free YouTube Download?

You can uninstall Free YouTube Download 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 YouTube Download version, 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 YouTube Download.

Win 7 (SP1) 74%
Win XP 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.53%
Windows Vista 7.87%
Windows XP 7.87%
Windows 10 4.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 61.11%
Windows 7 Professional 7.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.56%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.62% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 31.62%
  United States 18.38%
  Italy 6.62%
  Belgium 4.41%
  Brazil 3.68%
  Australia 3.68%
  France 2.94%
  Netherlands 2.94%
  Canada 2.94%
  Finland 2.21%
  Switzerland 1.47%
  Sweden 1.47%
  Portugal 1.47%
  DK 1.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.58%
Acer 25.35%
Dell 16.90%
Medion 8.45%
ASUS 5.63%
American Megatrends 5.63%
Sahara 4.23%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.60%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.83%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.83%
HP Pavilion dv6000 (GH879... 0.94%
TOSHIBA Satellite L350 0.94%
TOSHIBA Satellite A100 0.94%

About DVDVideoSoft

DVDVideoSoft creates multimedia freeware programs.
Publisher URL: www.dvdvideosoft.com


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