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Should I remove MPC-HC 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,281
United States Rank #11,302
Reach 0.0299%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.67 days
580.22 days >
Average installed length: 304.86 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

MPC-HC 64-bit

What is MPC-HC 64-bit?  (from MPC-HC Team)

MPC-HC is an extremely light-weight media player for Windows. The player supports all common video and audio file formats available for playback. Most important thing is that we're completely free, 0 spyware, 0 ads and no user tracking. With its wide array of options, MPC-HC can be customized to fit almost any needs. ...  Read more


MPC-HC 64-bit is a software 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is mpc-hc64.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 121.99 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 21.2 MB (22,228,457 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 44% of users of MPC-HC 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net
Help link: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net/bug-reports
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MPC-HC\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MPC-HC\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 21.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MPC-HC 64-bit

Program executable:mpc-hc64.exe
Name:Media Player Classic - Home Cinema
Signed by:MPC-HC - Open Source Developer
Path:C:\Program Files\mpc-hc\mpc-hc64.exe
Media Player Classic (MPC) is a compact media player for 32-bit and 64-bit Microsoft Windows. The application mimics the look and feel of the old, lightweight Windows Media Player 6.4 but integrates most options and features found in modern...
Additional files:
  • mpciconlib.dll - Media Player Classic - Home Cinema Icon Library
  • mpc-hc.exe - Media Player Classic - Home Cinema
  • VSFilter.dll - VSFilter (VobSub & TextSub filter for DirectShow/VirtualDub/Avisynth)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • unins001.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • mpc-hc.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MPC-HC_using_Media Player Classic - Home Cinema' with the ProgID of 'Media Player Classic - Home Cinema_autoplay_handler' and the action verb 'MPC-HC_verb.
  • mpc-hc64.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MPCPlayMusicFilesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'MediaPlayerClassic.Autorun' and the action verb 'PlayMusicFiles.
Scheduled Task
  • mpc-hc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D1E49985-E589-43BD-BCAA-1F8DE520EC46}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • mpc-hc.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\MPC-HC\mpc-hc.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:121.99 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0062748096%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00116678%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00510803%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove MPC-HC 64-bit?

You can uninstall MPC-HC 64-bit 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 MPC-HC (64-bit), 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 MPC-HC 64-bit.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.86%
Windows 10 47.80%
Windows Server 2003 0.17%
Windows XP 0.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.16%
Windows 8.1 11.24%
Windows 8 10.05%
Windows 7 Professional 9.20%
Windows 8 Pro 5.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.67%
  Germany 7.75%
  United Kingdom 4.47%
  Brazil 3.73%
  Canada 3.43%
  France 2.38%
  Finland 2.09%
  Australia 1.79%
  Poland 1.64%
  Russia 1.49%
  Sweden 1.49%
  Japan 1.19%
  Italy 1.19%
  Hungary 1.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.82%
Acer 18.90%
Dell 18.11%
ASUS 11.29%
Toshiba 8.14%
Lenovo 3.15%
Samsung 3.15%
MSI 1.57%
Intel 1.31%
Medion 0.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.00%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.00%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.50%
Gateway DX4375G 2.50%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.50%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.50%

Publisher URL: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net


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