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3% remove it97% keep it
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Average installed length: 301.13 days


6.3.0 100.00%

MKVToolNix 6.3.0

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What is MKVToolNix?  (from Moritz Bunkus)

MKVtoolnix is a set of tools to create, alter, split, join and inspect Matroska files(mkv). Command line tools but mkvmergeGUI frontend is included (mmg.exe). Use MKVExtractGUI-2 to extract/demultiplex mkv video and audio files.


MKVToolNix 6.3.0 is a software program developed by Moritz Bunkus. 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 mmg.exe. The setup package generally installs about 26 files and is usually about 49.79 MB (52,208,222 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 20% of users of MKVToolNix come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bunkus.org/videotools/mkvtoolnix
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mkvtoolnix
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MKVToolNix\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 49.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MKVToolNix 6.3.0

Program executable:mmg.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\mkvtoolnix\mmg.exe
Additional files:
  • mkvextract.exe - MKVToolNix (mkvextract)
  • mkvinfo.exe - mkvinfo
  • mkvmerge.exe - mkvmerge
  • mkvpropedit.exe - mkvpropedit
  • uninst.exe - MKVToolNix 6.3.0
  • MKVExtractGUI2.exe - MKVExtractGUI-2
  • MediaInfo_x64.dll (by MediaArea.net) - MediaInfo (Convenient unified display of the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files)
  • MKVcleaver.exe - Extract all/any tracks from MKV files.
  • mkxuncat.exe
  • pcrecpp.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mmg.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B6474BEE-FA6A-4209-B04E-E17CCDD560A1}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove MKVToolNix?

Quickly and completely remove MKVToolNix 6.3.0 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall MKVToolNix 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program MKVToolNix 6.3.0, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 MKVToolNix.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.10%
Windows 10 26.92%
Windows XP 2.71%
Windows Vista 2.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.23%
Windows 7 Professional 12.05%
Windows 8 Pro 6.36%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.00%
Windows 8.1 2.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 19.71%
  France 10.93%
  Germany 7.60%
  United Kingdom 4.28%
  Canada 3.56%
  Netherlands 3.56%
  Brazil 2.85%
  Belgium 2.61%
  Italy 2.61%
  Spain 2.14%
  Greece 2.14%
  Israel 2.14%
  Sweden 2.14%
  Turkey 1.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 17.87%
Hewlett-Packard 16.60%
Dell 14.89%
ASUS 13.62%
Samsung 5.11%
Toshiba 3.40%
Intel 2.55%
Medion 2.55%
Lenovo 2.13%
Alienware 1.28%
American Megatrends 0.85%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.42%
Gigabyte EX58-UD3R 2.42%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.42%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.42%
Acer Aspire 5750G 1.61%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.61%

Publisher URL: www.bunkus.org


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