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Should I remove GOM Video Converter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,533
United States Rank #6,234
Reach 0.1162%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.41 days
513.63 days >
Average installed length: 269.87 days


VersionDistribution 5.41% 12.18% 11.57% 5.46% 12.22% 7.94% 8.51% 5.50% 0.13% 4.80% 10.61% 10.91% 1.31% 3.45%

Typically installed together

GOM Video Converter

What is GOM Video Converter?  (from Gretech)

GOM Video Converter is a powerful all purpose video conversion software. Developed by the creators of GOM Player, it supports a wide variety of input and output formats. Generally speaking, if GOM Player can play it, GOM Video Converter can convert it. Whether you want to download videos from YouTube and put them on yo...  Read more


GOM Video Converter is a program developed by Gretech. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is gomvc.exe. The software installer includes 61 files and is usually about 16.64 MB (17,451,772 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 31% of users of GOM Video Converter come from the United States, it is also popular in Saudi Arabia and Turkey.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: converter.gomlab.com/eng/support/supportcenter
Help link: converter.gomlab.com/eng/guide
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\gretech\gomencoder
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GRETECH\GomEncoder\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 16.64 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GOM Video Converter

Program executable:gomvc.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\gretech\gomencoder\gomvc.exe
Additional files:
  • GomVCmain.exe - GOM Video Converter
  • uninstall.exe - GOM Video Converter Setup File
  • TaskBarControl.dll - TaskBarControl dll (TaskBarControl)
  • PacketEncoder.exe - PacketEncoder
  • GomEncMain.exe - GOM ENCODER
  • GEncrypter.dll - GEncrypter (Encrypter)
  • GomEnc.exe - GomEncoder
  • GomReader.exe - GOM Reader
  • GomReport.exe - GomReport
  • lame_enc.dll
  • pthreadGC2.dll (by Open Source Software community project) - POSIX Threads for Windows32 Library
  • ShareInfo.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • GomVC.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{69254BDD-656D-4953-ACB0-3D100D9DCED0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove GOM Video Converter?

You can uninstall GOM Video Converter 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 GOM Video Converter, 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 GOM Video Converter.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.58%
Windows 10 21.00%
Windows XP 8.58%
Windows Vista 4.75%
Windows Server 2003 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.24%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.54%
Windows 7 Professional 8.80%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.03%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.54%
  Saudi Arabia 5.08%
  Turkey 3.90%
  Germany 2.72%
  Iran 2.72%
  Canada 2.68%
  United Kingdom 2.60%
  Indonesia 2.44%
  Thailand 2.28%
  India 2.13%
  Croatia 2.01%
  Italy 2.01%
  Australia 1.69%
  Brazil 1.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.60%
Dell 21.49%
Acer 20.54%
Toshiba 8.89%
ASUS 7.57%
Lenovo 4.08%
Samsung 3.71%
Intel 1.53%
American Megatrends 1.02%
MSI 0.80%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.64%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.25%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.67%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.28%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.72%

About Gretech

The GOM Player, also known as the Gretech Online Movie Player is a media player for Windows, distributed by the Gretech Corporation.
Publisher URL: www.gretech.com


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