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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

Media Player


Media Player is a program developed by Orange. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 media player.exe. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 33.29 MB (34,908,680 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 85% of users of Media Player come from France, it is also popular in the United States and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\orange\media player
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Orange\Media Player\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 33.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Media Player

Program executable:media player.exe
Name:Media Player
Path:C:\Program Files\orange\media player\media player.exe
Additional files:
  • DrmBurning.dll - Orange Player (DRM Burning)
  • MediaPlayer.ApplicationCore.dll - Media Player
  • MediaPlayer.ApplicationPlayer.dll
  • MediaPlayer.CoreUI.dll
  • Interop.DrmContentManager.dll - Assembly imported from type library DrmContentManager
  • Interop.ChorusWav2Mp3.dll - Assembly imported from type library ChorusWav2Mp3
  • Interop.ChorusWav2Wma.dll - Assembly imported from type library ChorusWav2Wma
  • Interop.WpdManagement.dll - Assembly imported from type library WpdManagement
  • Interop.MSNETOBJLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library MSNETOBJLib
  • Interop.DrmBurning.dll - Assembly imported from type library DrmBurning
  • Interop.IntelDHLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library IntelDHLib
  • Interop.Scripting.dll - Assembly imported from type library Scripting
  • Interop.CMMSLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library CMMSLib
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library SHDocVw
  • Interop.WMPLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library WMPLib
  • hpCDE.NET.1.1.dll (by Primo Software Corp) - PrimoBurner(tm) Engine for .NET (PrimoBurner .NET)
  • CMMS.dll (by Intel) - Intel(R) Viiv(TM) Software (Service Interface)
  • DevExpress.XtraBars3.dll (by Developer Express) - DevExpress.XtraBars.Design (DevExpress.XtraBars)
  • IntelDH.dll (by Intel) - IntelDH
  • DevExpress.XtraEditors3.dll (by Developer Express) - DevExpress.XtraEditors
  • FatFileManager.dll
  • BlueToolsMS.dll (by Franson) - Franson BlueToolsMS (BlueToolsMS)
  • BlueToolsWC.dll (by Franson) - Franson BlueToolsWC (BlueToolsWC)
  • BlueToolsWC150.dll
  • DevExpress.XtraGrid3.dll - DevExpress.XtraGrid
  • BlueTools.dll - Franson BlueTools (BlueTools XP)
  • Franson.BlueTools.dll (by Franson Technology AB)
  • DevExpress.Utils3.dll - DevExpress.Utils
  • DevExpress.Data3.dll - DevExpress.Data
  • Chorus.Detector.dll (by Wanadoo) - Wanadoo Player
  • Franson.Protocols.Obex.dll (by Franson Technology AB) - Franson Obex
  • MediaPlayer.DevicesManagement.dll (by zSlide)
  • Franson.Protocols.SMS.dll - Franson SMS
  • AxInterop.SHDocVw.dll
  • AxInterop.WMPLib.dll
  • DrmBurningPS.dll
  • ExecCmd.exe
  • FatFileManagerPS.dll
  • Invoke.dll
  • KillPlayer.exe
  • MediaPlayer.AssemblyLoader.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • Media Player.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'Media PlayerShowCDAudio' with the ProgID of 'Media Player.ShowCDAudio' and the action verb 'open.
Scheduled Task
  • Media Player.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EE1DF66D-ED35-4543-81FE-C774CCB1E066}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Media Player.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'OrangePlayer' and executes as C:\Program Files\Orange\Media Player\Media Player.exe /systray.

How do I remove Media Player?

You can uninstall Media Player 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 Media Player, 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 Media Player.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.64%
Windows Vista 26.03%
Windows XP 6.85%
Windows 10 5.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.21%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 21.92%
Windows 7 Professional 8.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.85%
Windows 10 Home 4.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

85.33% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 85.33%
  United States 9.33%
  Spain 2.67%
  Germany 1.33%
  Sweden 1.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 36.54%
Hewlett-Packard 28.85%
American Megatrends 11.54%
Dell 9.62%
Packard Bell 5.77%
ASUS 3.85%
Samsung 3.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.25%
Packard Bell imedia S3210 4.69%
TOSHIBA Satellite P200 1.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite C650 1.56%
Sony VGN-AR58J 1.56%
Samsung R520/R522/R620 ... 1.56%


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