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5% remove it95% keep it
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United States Rank #28,765
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5.3-B5.47 6.98%
5.3-B5.41 19.77%
5.3-B5.37 3.49%
5.3-B5.28 13.95%
5.3-B5.22 8.14%
5.3-B5.20 2.33%
5.1-B5.5 2.33%
5.1-B5.26 11.63%
5.1-B5.22 5.81%
5.1-B5.11 2.33%
5.0-B26.45 23.26%

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InterVideo WinDVD 5

What is InterVideo WinDVD 5?  (from InterVideo)

WinDVD can be used with most consumer desktop or notebook PCs for playback of both DVD-Audio and Dolby Digital multichannel audio. The software automatically detects the audio source and gives users complete navigation of the disc's album content. This capability enables users to skip tracks, play music and access spec...  Read more


InterVideo WinDVD 5 is a software program developed by InterVideo. The most common release is 5.0-b26.45, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 windvd.exe. The setup package generally installs about 48 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 46% of users of InterVideo WinDVD 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.corel.com/corel
Help link: www.intervideo.com/jsp/Support.jsp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD5
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{1B399A41-C1D0-40A2-9E4F-095868EFAF01}\setup.exe" REMOVEALL

Program filesFiles installed by InterVideo WinDVD 5

Program executable:windvd.exe
Name:WinDVD Application
WinDVD MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\intervideo\dvd5\windvd.exe
Additional files:
  • pbAuCnt.ocx - IVIAudioCenterX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbTmStrh.ocx - IVITimeStretchX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbViFx.ocx - IVIVideoEffectX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbNav.ocx - IVINavigationX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbWbBr.ocx - IVIWebBrowserX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbLang.ocx - IVILanguageX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbMvEnc.ocx - IVIMovieEncX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbViWnd.ocx - IVIVideoWndX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbDsp.ocx - IVIDisplayX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbPlyr.ocx - IVIPlayerX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbClr.ocx - IVIColorX ActiveX Control Module
  • pbScne.ocx - IVISceneX ActiveX Control Module
  • IVIGUI.dll - IVIGUI ActiveX Control Module
  • IviContainerDMO.dll - InterVideo Container DMO (IviContainerDMO)
  • viFxMvft.dll - iviMovieEffectDMO Module
  • viFxRfn.dll - ThirdOrderEquator Module
  • viFxRscl.dll - iviMovieRescale Module
  • viFxShp.dll - SharpEffectWrap Module
  • ImgComp.dll - ImageComponent Module
  • timestretchDMO.dll - timestretchDMO Module
  • viFxPstr.dll - Pasteurization Module
  • compand.dll - companderDMO Module
  • DownmixDMO.dll - DownmixDMO Module
  • viFxNstg.dll - Monochrome Module
  • Sharpness.dll - Sharpness Module
  • GPIProxy.dll - GPIProxy Module
  • viFxNeg.dll - Negative Module
  • expDMO.dll - expDMO Module (InterVideo EXP DMO Module)
  • viFxSp3D.dll - Sharp3DConversion Module
  • DMO_TSXT.dll (by SRS Labs) - DMO Dialog Enhancement (DMO_TSXT Module)
  • moveft21.dll (by Sharp) - MovieEffecter Module (Movie Effecter Ver.2.1)
  • viFxS3.dll - S3Chromotion Module
  • DHIVI.dll (by Lake Technology Limited, www.lake.com.au) - Dolby Headphone (Dolby Headphone plugin for Intervideo WinDVD)
  • DolbyHph.dll (by Lake Technology Limited, http://www.lake.com.au) - Dolby Headphone Engine
  • ComTruSurroundXT.dll (by SRS Labs) - TruSurround XT (TruSurround XT Module)
  • LakeControl.dll (by Lake Technology Limited, http://www.lake.com.au) - LakeControl
  • DSPDMO.dll - DSP Module
  • SpeakerDMO.dll
  • SNX_HID.dll (by Sonix Technology Co) - SNX_HID
  • dmcrypto.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • WinDVD.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'IviVideoCDHandler' with the ProgID of 'Ivi.MediaFile' and the action verb 'play.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • WinDVD.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD5\WinDVD.exe'.

How do I remove InterVideo WinDVD 5?

You can uninstall InterVideo WinDVD 5 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 InterVideo WinDVD 5, 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 InterVideo WinDVD 5.

Win XP 56%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 60.47%
Windows 7 25.58%
Windows Vista 10.47%
Windows 10 3.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 60.47%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.98%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.81%
Windows 10 Home 3.49%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.79%
  France 7.48%
  Germany 7.48%
  Belgium 5.61%
  Canada 4.67%
  Czech Republic 3.74%
  Hungary 3.74%
  Netherlands 2.80%
  Italy 2.80%
  Finland 1.87%
  Japan 1.87%
  Spain 1.87%
  LY 0.93%
  MK 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 33.90%
Hewlett-Packard 23.73%
Dell 16.95%
Toshiba 6.78%
ASUS 5.08%
Intel 3.39%
Acer 3.39%
Lenovo 1.69%
Medion 1.69%
Common models
HP-Pavilion VD052AA-ABF m... 4.44%
TOSHIBA Qosmio X300 2.22%
HP-Pavilion NC686AA-ABA a... 2.22%
Dell Vostro 230 2.22%
ASUSTeK X550CL 2.22%

About InterVideo

InterVideo is a software publisher specializing in multimedia-related programs whose products include video capturing, video editing, DVD authoring and video playback and known for its product WinDVD.
Publisher URL: www.intervideo.com


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