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Should I remove HOTLLAMA Media Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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1.7.8 5.26%
1.7.7 5.26%
1.7.4 5.26%
1.6.9 15.79%
1.6.6 31.58%
1.5.1 5.26%
1.4.4 31.58%

HOTLLAMA Media Player


HOTLLAMA Media Player is a software program developed by HOTLLAMA Media. The most common release is 1.6.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named HLMPlay.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 6.23 MB (6,531,184 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 94% of users of HOTLLAMA Media Player come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.hotllamaplayer.com/support
Help link: www.hotllamaplayer.com.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HOTLLAMA Media\Player\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{270B0338-70EF-41AA-B2BF-165C098B7620}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 6.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by HOTLLAMA Media Player

Program executable:HLMPlay.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\HOTLLAMA Media\Player\HLMPlay.exe
Additional files:
  • WiseUpdt.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • HLMPlay.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'HLMPlayDVDRomOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'HLM.AutoPlay' and the action verb 'PlayDVDRomOnArrival.
Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{F71A9918-1861-4EFE-AE94-530BDDE46DD4}' (runs on registration).
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

How do I remove HOTLLAMA Media Player?

You can uninstall HOTLLAMA Media Player 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 HOTLLAMA Media Player, 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 HOTLLAMA Media Player.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista (SP2) 11%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.37%
Windows XP 21.05%
Windows 10 21.05%
Windows Vista 10.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.78%
Windows 8.1 22.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.22%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.55%
  Canada 6.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 35.29%
Hewlett-Packard 23.53%
Toshiba 17.65%
Acer 11.76%
Gateway 5.88%
Lenovo 5.88%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite M115 5.56%
HP-Pavilion RK574AA-ABA a... 5.56%
HP G71 Notebook PC 5.56%
Gateway GT5220 5.56%
LENOVO 20182 5.56%
HP Pavilion dv6500 Notebo... 5.56%


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