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Should I remove MPC-HC 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,488
United States Rank #12,902
Reach 0.0464%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.01 days
265.68 days >
Average installed length: 139.60 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

MPC-HC 1.7.0 64-bit

What is MPC-HC 64-bit?  (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 1.7.0 64-bit 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 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 222.67 MB of memory. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 34.29 MB (35,958,836 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 27% of users of MPC-HC 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

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: 34.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MPC-HC 1.7.0 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 Version 1.exe - Media Player Classic - Home Cinema
  • mpc-hc.exe
  • mpc-hc64 version 2.exe
  • Uninstall.exe - MPC-HC v1.6.8.7417
  • VSFilter.dll - VSFilter (VobSub & TextSub filter for DirectShow/VirtualDub/Avisynth)
  • MPC-HC.1.7.0.x64.exe - MPC-HC (MPC-HC Setup)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 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 'MPCPlayVideoFilesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'MediaPlayerClassic.Autorun' and the action verb 'PlayVideoFiles.
  • mpc-hc Version 1.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MPC_DVD' with the ProgID of 'APR_MediaHandlers' and the action verb 'MPC_DVD.
  • mpc-hc64 version 2.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'MPCPlayVideoFilesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'MediaPlayerClassic.Autorun' and the action verb 'PlayVideoFiles.
Scheduled Task
  • mpc-hc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AC19236F-8982-44FC-99EB-FB219C83DDA9}' (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:222.67 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0017719713%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00077123%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00100074%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:139,301,426
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:4.8 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:4 Bytes
105.02 KB 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 1.7.0 (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) 57%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.12%
Windows 10 37.55%
Windows Vista 0.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.86%
Windows 7 Professional 11.96%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.34%
Windows 8.1 7.46%
Windows 8 Pro 4.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.76%
  Brazil 8.88%
  Germany 8.77%
  France 6.46%
  United Kingdom 2.88%
  Netherlands 2.65%
  Canada 2.54%
  Egypt 2.19%
  MA 1.85%
  Czech Republic 1.85%
  Saudi Arabia 1.85%
  Sweden 1.73%
  Australia 1.61%
  Italy 1.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.63%
Dell 20.11%
Acer 16.40%
ASUS 14.46%
Samsung 6.35%
Toshiba 6.17%
Lenovo 4.23%
MSI 1.06%
Intel 0.53%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.29%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.21%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.13%
ASUS All Series 2.43%
Acer Aspire E1-571 2.08%
Dell XPS 8300 2.08%

Publisher URL: mpc-hc.sourceforge.net


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