84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove MediaInfo?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #9,699
United States Rank #13,490
Reach 0.0379%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 34.12 days
1006.57 days >
Average installed length: 528.88 days


0.7.61 100.00%

MediaInfo 0.7.61

What is MediaInfo?

MediaInfo is a free and open-source program that displays technical information about media files, as well as tag information for many audio and video files. MediaInfo supports popular video formats (e.g. AVI, WMV, QuickTime, DivX, XviD). Some versions use the OpenCandy software library to bundle potentially unwanted software offers during installation.

About  (from MediaArea.net)

MediaInfo is a convenient unified display of the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files. MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio files. Example of information are codec, bit rate, frames per second, width, height, count of channels, duration, title, author, langua...  Read more


The main program executable is mediainfo.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 7.32 MB (7,673,634 bytes).
MediaInfo has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: mediainfo.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mediainfo
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MediaInfo\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 7.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MediaInfo 0.7.61

Program executable:mediainfo.exe
All about your audio and video files
Path:C:\Program Files\mediainfo\mediainfo.exe
Additional files:
  • MediaInfo.dll - MediaInfo (Convenient unified display of the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files)
  • MediaInfo_i386.dll
  • uninst.exe - All about your audio and video files
  • MediaInfo_InfoTip.dll (by http://mediainfo.sourceforge.net) - MediaInfo Shell ToolTip

How do I remove MediaInfo?

You can uninstall MediaInfo 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 MediaInfo 0.7.61, 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 MediaInfo.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.29%
Windows 10 12.58%
Windows XP 10.04%
Windows Vista 4.82%
Windows Server 2003 0.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.15%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.68%
Windows 7 Professional 16.17%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.24%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.77%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 2.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.29%
  Germany 19.16%
  France 10.93%
  Italy 3.44%
  United Kingdom 3.07%
  Japan 2.95%
  Belgium 2.33%
  Canada 2.21%
  Spain 2.09%
  Austria 1.97%
  Brazil 1.47%
  Netherlands 1.47%
  Hungary 1.47%
  Switzerland 1.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.99%
Hewlett-Packard 18.28%
Acer 16.34%
ASUS 10.25%
Medion 5.54%
Toshiba 3.60%
Lenovo 3.05%
Intel 2.49%
NEC 1.66%
American Megatrends 1.11%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.60%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 4.60%
Dell XPS 8300 2.30%
Dell XPS 8500 2.30%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.30%

About (from MediaArea.net)

MediaInfo provides easy access to technical and tag information about video and audio files.
Publisher URL: www.mediaarea.net

comments1 comment

user comment
user comment
edandgretaover a year ago
MediaInfo is giving me all kinds of trouble, but it does not show up on my list of programs to change or remove. Why not? How can I remove it?