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5% remove it95% keep it
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VersionDistribution 86.67% 13.33%

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MJPEG Surveillance


MJPEG Surveillance is a software program developed by Brooks Younce Software. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 primary executable is named reccam.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 1.1 MB (1,148,966 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 74% of users of MJPEG Surveillance come from the United States, it is also popular in Finland and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brooksyounce.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MJPEG Surveillance
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MJPEG Surveillance\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 1.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MJPEG Surveillance

Program executable:reccam.exe
Name:MJPEG Surveillance
DirectX and IP Cam Recording
Path:C:\Program Files\mjpeg surveillance\reccam.exe
Additional files:
  • MJPEGconverter.exe - MJPEG Video Converter
  • MJPEGplayer.exe - MJPEG Video Player
  • Uninstall.exe - MJPEG Surveillance
  • MJPEG.exe - MJPEG Recorder (MJPEG IP Camera Video Capture)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • RecCam.exe is scheduled as a task named 'MJPEG Recorder'.
Startup File (User Run)
  • RecCam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'MJPEG Recorder' and executes as "C:\Program Files\MJPEG Surveillance\RecCam.exe" -m.

How do I remove MJPEG Surveillance?

You can uninstall MJPEG Surveillance 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 MJPEG Surveillance, 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 MJPEG Surveillance.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 7%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.33%
Windows XP 40.00%
Windows 10 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 40.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.33%
Windows 8 Pro 6.67%
Windows 7 Professional 6.67%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.19%
  Finland 3.23%
  Sweden 3.23%
  Argentina 3.23%
  IQ 3.23%
  Spain 3.23%
  Netherlands 3.23%
  Hungary 3.23%
  United Kingdom 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 8.33%
Intel 8.33%
Medion 8.33%
MSI 8.33%
Common models
HP-Pavilion FQ453AA-ABA a... 15.38%
Sony PCV-RX380DS(UC) 7.69%
HP Compaq nc6400 (GA953LS... 7.69%
BIOSTAR Group A960D+ 7.69%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 7.69%


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