84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove MixPad Audio Mixer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,232
United States Rank #6,705
Reach 0.0488%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.86 days
674.50 days >
Average installed length: 354.40 days


3.61 0.10%
3.51 0.21%
3.50 0.10%
3.46 0.10%

Typically installed together

Other programs by NCH Software

MixPad Audio Mixer

What is MixPad Audio Mixer?

The software may bundle additional potentially unwanted toolbars. - "During installation of this download you will be given the option to install closely related programs from the NCH Software suite. These are optional and you can select what you want depending on your requirements."

About  (from NCH Software)

MixPad Audio Mixer is multi-track mixing software designed for professional audio production. It lets you load or record audio clips and mix them together. You can place them at different times, adjust volume, pan the audio, or fade in or out. It is the digital replacement of using a multitrack recorder and mixing desk...  Read more


The most used version is 3.61, with over 0% 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 main program executable is mixpad.exe. The software installer includes 39 files and is usually about 3.67 MB (3,849,812 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nchsoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\MixPad
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\MixPad\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 3.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MixPad Audio Mixer

Program executable:mixpad.exe
MixPad Audio Mixer
Path:C:\Program Files\NCH Swift Sound\MixPad\mixpad.exe
Additional files:
  • mixpadsetup_v3.27.exe - MixPad
  • mixpadsetup_v3.29.exe
  • mixpadsetup_v3.50.exe - MixPad, mezclador de archivos de audio
  • mixpadsetup_v3.51.exe
  • mixpadsetup_v3.55.exe
  • mixpadsetup_v3.61.exe - MixPad Multitrack Recording Software
  • mpsetup_v3.02.exe - MixPad Audio Mixer
  • mpsetup_v3.05.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.06.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.08.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.09.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.10.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.11.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.14.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.15.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.17.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.19.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • mpsetup_v2.51.exe
  • mpsetup_v2.52.exe
  • mpsetup_v2.53.exe
  • mpsetup_v2.54.exe
  • mpsetup_v3.00.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mixpad.exe is scheduled as a task named 'mixpadShakeIcon' (Next runs on 1/1/0001 at 12:00 AM).

How do I remove MixPad Audio Mixer?

You can uninstall MixPad Audio Mixer 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 MixPad Audio Mixer, 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 MixPad Audio Mixer.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.72%
Windows Vista 12.49%
Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 10 5.93%
Windows Server 2003 0.10%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.75%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.74%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.64%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.06%
Windows 7 Professional 7.97%
Windows 10 Home 2.62%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.64%
  United Kingdom 7.33%
  Germany 3.95%
  Australia 3.06%
  Canada 2.58%
  Netherlands 2.50%
  Israel 2.17%
  France 1.69%
  Brazil 1.37%
  Italy 1.29%
  Belgium 1.13%
  Spain 1.05%
  Philippines 0.89%
  India 0.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.40%
Hewlett-Packard 23.91%
Acer 19.90%
Toshiba 9.08%
ASUS 4.54%
Intel 3.49%
American Megatrends 2.27%
Lenovo 1.57%
Samsung 1.22%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.21%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.47%
Dell XPS 8300 2.43%
INTEL DG31PR 2.08%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 1.74%

About NCH Software

NCH is a software development company tat primarily sells to individuals via their website.
Publisher URL: www.nchsoftware.com

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