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Should I remove Golden Records Vinyl to CD 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 #10,843
United States Rank #8,399
Reach 0.0320%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.57 days
370.69 days >
Average installed length: 194.77 days


2.08 12.04%
2.06 9.98%
2.05 17.12%
2.04 0.16%
2.03 0.32%
1.98 0.95%

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Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter

What is Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter?

During installation the program will offer the user to install the NCH Toolbar, an ad-supported web browser toolbar.

About  (from NCH Software)

Golden Records converts your favorite records and cassettes to CD or MP3 files using your Mac or Windows PC. Automatically detects silence to split audio into tracks. Phono RIAA eq can be applied in the software so no pre-amplifier is required. Connect a record player directly to the computer. Can convert 78 RPM record...  Read more


Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter is a program developed by NCH Software. The most used version is 2.05, with over 28% 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 golden.exe. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 2.57 MB (2,694,142 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 58% of users of Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nchsoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nch swift sound\golden
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NCH Swift Sound\Golden\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 2.57 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter

Program executable:golden.exe
Name:Golden Records
Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\golden\golden.exe
Additional files:
  • grsetup[1]_v1.72.exe - Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter
  • grsetup_v1.30.exe
  • grsetup_v1.32.exe
  • grsetup_v1.33.exe
  • grsetup_v1.40.exe
  • grsetup_v1.50.exe
  • grsetup_v1.60.exe
  • grsetup_v1.71.exe
  • grsetup_v1.76.exe
  • grsetup_v1.85.exe
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • golden.exe is scheduled as a task named 'goldenShakeIcon' (Next runs on 19/03/2015 at 16:49).

How do I remove Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter?

You can uninstall Golden Records Vinyl to CD 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 Golden Records Vinyl to CD 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 Golden Records Vinyl to CD Converter.

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

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.11%
Windows 10 21.08%
Windows XP 11.41%
Windows Vista 8.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.98%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.95%
Windows 7 Professional 9.52%
Windows 10 Home 8.10%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.78%
  United Kingdom 7.96%
  Australia 6.15%
  Canada 4.34%
  Germany 3.14%
  Netherlands 2.90%
  Israel 1.45%
  France 1.33%
  Belgium 0.97%
  Sweden 0.84%
  Italy 0.84%
  Brazil 0.72%
  India 0.72%
  New Zealand 0.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.16%
Hewlett-Packard 27.87%
Acer 17.24%
Toshiba 6.03%
Intel 5.17%
ASUS 4.60%
American Megatrends 0.86%
Lenovo 0.86%
Medion 0.86%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.83%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.28%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 3.28%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.73%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.73%
Gateway DX4831 2.19%

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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