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Should I remove MiMedia?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,703
United States Rank #16,035
Reach 0.0053%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 525.81 days
1136.17 days >
Average installed length: 596.97 days


VersionDistribution 7.69% 12.50% 14.42% 28.85% 25.96% 4.81% 4.81% 0.96%



MiMedia is a software program developed by MiMedia. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named update.exe. The setup package generally installs about 21 files and is usually about 4.37 MB (4,584,198 bytes). The installed file update.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 91% of users of MiMedia come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mimedia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MiMedia LLC\MiMedia\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0B18AA8B-C87F-4C59-BCFC-B87DBE8485AF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.37 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by MiMedia

Program executable:update.exe
MiMedia Desktop Application
Path:C:\Program Files\MiMedia LLC\MiMedia\update.exe
Additional files:
  • MiMedia_COM_DAL.exe - MiMedia_COM_DAL
  • GZipEncoder.dll - GZipEncoder
  • MiMedia.exe - MiMedia (MiMedia Client)
  • uninst.exe - MiMedia Desktop Application
  • MiMedia_Core_ShuttleDrive.exe - MiMedia_Core_ShuttleDrive
  • MiMedia_ShellExtensions.dll
  • MiMedia_ShellExtensions-x64.dll
  • MiMedia_Core.dll - MiMedia_Core
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLibrary unlabelled version)
  • MiMedia_BLL.dll - MiMieda_BLL
  • MiMedia_DAL.dll - MiMedia_DAL
  • MiMedia_OS.dll - MiMedia_OS
  • MiMedia_UI.dll - MiMedia_UI
  • librsync.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MiMedia.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E9AC3491-9D2A-4340-AAA9-D1C3EC150122}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove MiMedia?

You can uninstall MiMedia 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 MiMedia, 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 MiMedia.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.33%
Windows Vista 16.19%
Windows XP 7.62%
Windows 10 2.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 54.37%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.62%
Windows 7 Professional 10.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.80%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.80%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

91.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 91.28%
  Canada 2.91%
  Italy 1.74%
  United Kingdom 1.74%
  Brazil 0.58%
  Philippines 0.58%
  Ireland 0.58%
  BG 0.58%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.86%
Dell 25.71%
Acer 11.43%
Toshiba 5.71%
Medion 4.29%
Lenovo 4.29%
Intel 4.29%
Gateway 2.86%
Sony 2.86%
American Megatrends 1.43%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.26%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.26%
Gigabyte M68MT-S2 3.26%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.17%
LENOVO Lenovo H320 2.17%
Dell XPS 8300 2.17%


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