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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,927
United States Rank #9,713
Reach 0.0631%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.24 days
390.68 days >
Average installed length: 205.27 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

MPC-HC 1.7.1

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What is MPC-HC?  (from MPC-HC Team)

MPC-HC is an extremely light-weight, open source media player for Windows®. It supports all common video and audio file formats available for playback. We are 100% spyware free, there are no advertisements or toolbars. Watch movies on any SSE CPU, even on your old computer back from '99. With its wide array of options,...  Read more


MPC-HC 1.7.1 is a program developed by MPC-HC Team. 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 main program executable is mpc-hc.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 31.77 MB (33,316,151 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 30% of users of MPC-HC come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: mpc-hc.org
Help link: trac.mpc-hc.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MPC-HC\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MPC-HC\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 31.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MPC-HC 1.7.1

Program executable:mpc-hc.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\mpc-hc\mpc-hc.exe
Additional files:
  • mpciconlib.dll - Media Player Classic - Home Cinema Icon Library
  • mpc.exe - Media Player Classic - Home Cinema
  • mpc-hc64.exe
  • D3DCompiler_43.dll
  • d3dx9_43.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • unins001.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • mpc-hc64.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'Play DVD_using_MPC-HC' with the ProgID of 'MPC-HC_autoplay_handler.2' and the action verb 'Play DVD_verb.
  • mpc-hc.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MPCPlayVideoFilesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'MediaPlayerClassic.Autorun' and the action verb 'PlayVideoFiles.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • mpc-hc64.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DB30B81B-8407-4306-84E4-76E3BF143B10}' (runs on registration).
  • mpc-hc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{316CE77D-C177-4130-B973-EC96E31342F8}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove MPC-HC?

Quickly and completely remove MPC-HC 1.7.1 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall MPC-HC 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 MPC-HC 1.7.1, 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 MPC-HC.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.36%
Windows 10 29.82%
Windows XP 5.72%
Windows Vista 3.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.16%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.38%
Windows 7 Professional 11.38%
Windows 8.1 9.91%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.88%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.52%
  Brazil 7.50%
  France 5.02%
  Germany 5.02%
  United Kingdom 3.55%
  MA 3.48%
  DZ 3.09%
  Egypt 2.86%
  Canada 2.78%
  Saudi Arabia 2.55%
  Czech Republic 2.32%
  Netherlands 1.62%
  Italy 1.62%
  Poland 1.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.76%
Acer 19.22%
Dell 18.40%
ASUS 10.69%
Toshiba 7.71%
Samsung 4.60%
Lenovo 4.33%
Intel 1.89%
American Megatrends 1.08%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.02%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.02%
Dell Inspiron 3521 4.39%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.51%
Acer Aspire 4830 2.19%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.19%

Publisher URL: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net


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