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Should I remove LAVMediaCodec?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,654
United States Rank #11,376
Reach 0.0138%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 257.95 days
817.17 days >
Average installed length: 429.36 days


1.0.1 100.00%

Typically installed together

LAVMediaCodec 1.0.1

What is LAVMediaCodec?  (from 1f0.de)

LAV Filters are a set of open-source DirectShow filters, aimed to eventually replace the better part of the playback chain required to play all and any modern media. LAV Audio and Video Decoder are powerful decoders with a focus on quality and performance, without any compromises. LAV Splitter is a Souce Filter/Split...  Read more


LAVMediaCodec 1.0.1 is a program developed by 1f0.de. 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 software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 25.05 MB (26,264,919 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 75% of users of LAVMediaCodec come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Romania.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: code.google.com/p/lavfilters
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LAVMediaCodec\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\LAVMediaCodec\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 25.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LAVMediaCodec 1.0.1

  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • avcodec-lav-54.dll
  • avfilter-lav-3.dll
  • avformat-lav-54.dll
  • avresample-lav-1.dll
  • avutil-lav-52.dll
  • IntelQuickSyncDecoder.dll (by Intel) - IntelQuickSyncDecoder (IntelQuickSyncDecoder DLL)
  • libbluray.dll
  • swscale-lav-2.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\LAVMediaCodec\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove LAVMediaCodec?

You can uninstall LAVMediaCodec 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 LAVMediaCodec 1.0.1, 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 LAVMediaCodec.

Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.81%
Windows 10 20.88%
Windows Vista 10.26%
Windows XP 8.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.38%
Windows 7 Professional 8.46%
Windows 8.1 8.46%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.46%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.72%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.55%
  Canada 5.66%
  Romania 3.86%
  United Kingdom 3.08%
  Netherlands 3.08%
  France 2.83%
  Australia 2.57%
  Italy 1.80%
  Germany 1.29%
  Switzerland 0.26%
  Japan 0.26%
  NG 0.26%
  Russia 0.26%
  Turkey 0.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.00%
Dell 27.50%
Acer 12.50%
Toshiba 7.50%
ASUS 7.00%
Lenovo 3.00%
Intel 2.00%
American Megatrends 1.50%
Sahara 1.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.15%
Dell OptiPlex 780 3.85%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.08%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.31%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.31%
HP ProBook 4540s 2.31%


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