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What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,406
United States Rank #16,479
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.41 days
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Average installed length: 37.30 days

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Nero MediaHome 4

What is Nero MediaHome 4?  (from Nero AG)

Experience home entertainment like never before. Nero MediaHome 4 converts your favorite music, videos, photos, and TV shows on the fly, enabling you to play back your media files on most popular devices, including the Xbox 360® and PLAYSTATION® 3, as well as other UPnP™ and DLNA®-compatible devices. Nero MediaHome 4 l...  Read more


Nero MediaHome 4 is a program developed by Nero AG. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 main program executable is ncc.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 9.56 MB (10,027,037 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 Nero MediaHome 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nero.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero ControlCenter 4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Nero\Nero ProductInstaller 4\SetupX.exe REMOVESERIALNUMBER="9M06-853K-5CE3-CCHL-UMKX-3KC7-L3UW-5U67"
Estimated size: 9.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Nero MediaHome 4

Program executable:ncc.exe
Name:Nero ControlCenter
Path:C:\Program Files\nero\nero controlcenter 4\ncc.exe
Additional files:
  • ncc.dll - Nero ControlCenter
  • NOSMyNeroRegistration.dll - Nero Online Services (Component for Registration Services)
  • Interop.WindowsInstaller.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'WindowsInstaller'.
  • Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll (by CodePlex Community) - TaskService (Task Scheduler Wrapper)
  • ShouldIRemoveIt.exe (by Reason Software Company) - Should I Remove It?

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ncc.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A7A3916D-1F0E-4317-A42B-FBFA688C18DB}' (runs on registration).
  • ShouldIRemoveIt.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4DF09CFF-8925-4B7E-8F45-50409E23D816}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ShouldIRemoveIt.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ShouldIRemoveIt_Notifications.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ncc.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero ControlCenter 4\ncc.exe'.

How do I remove Nero MediaHome 4?

You can uninstall Nero MediaHome 4 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 Nero MediaHome 4, 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 Nero MediaHome 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.34%
Windows 10 17.91%
Windows XP 9.45%
Windows Vista 6.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.84%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.70%
Windows 7 Professional 9.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.29%
Windows 10 Home 5.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.80% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.80%
  Germany 15.47%
  Italy 15.47%
  Brazil 4.50%
  United Kingdom 3.96%
  Spain 3.24%
  Belgium 2.34%
  Canada 2.34%
  Australia 2.16%
  France 2.16%
  Netherlands 2.16%
  Sweden 1.62%
  Argentina 1.08%
  Austria 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Acer 20.08%
Dell 14.29%
ASUS 8.88%
American Megatrends 3.47%
Medion 3.47%
Toshiba 2.70%
Intel 2.32%
Lenovo 1.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.55%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.26%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.63%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.97%
Dell Studio XPS 8000 1.97%
HP G60 Notebook PC 1.97%

About Nero AG

Nero is a software company best known for its burning software, Nero Burning ROM.
Publisher URL: www.nero.com


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