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Should I remove Netflix in Windows Media Center?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,297
United States Rank #977
Reach 0.2772%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.86 days
880.77 days >
Average installed length: 462.78 days


VersionDistribution 87.30% 3.88% 8.82%

Typically installed together

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Netflix in Windows Media Center

What is Netflix in Windows Media Center?

Access Netflix through Windows Media Center by going to "TV + Movies" and clicking on the Netflix tile. With a Netflix Online Streaming account, users can instantly view Netflix movies as they do through the Netflix website.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is adobe air updater.exe. The software installer includes 51 files and is usually about 4.64 MB (4,866,048 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steam
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0CA72D12-F6C6-4D43-A2A0-41F5AA17E2B6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.64 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Netflix in Windows Media Center

Program executable:adobe air updater.exe
Name:Adobe AIR
Adobe AIR Installer
Path:C:\Program Files\common files\adobe air\versions\1.0\resources\adobe air updater.exe

How do I remove Netflix in Windows Media Center?

You can uninstall Netflix in Windows Media Center 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 Netflix in Windows Media Center, 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 Netflix in Windows Media Center.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.85%
Windows 10 14.38%
Windows Vista 7.57%
Windows XP 0.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 54.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.41%
Windows 7 Professional 10.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.08%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.87%
Windows 10 Home 4.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

94.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.86%
  Canada 0.98%
  India 0.49%
  Iran 0.32%
  Philippines 0.24%
  Australia 0.20%
  Indonesia 0.18%
  United Kingdom 0.14%
  RS 0.13%
  Malaysia 0.13%
  Netherlands 0.10%
  Saudi Arabia 0.10%
  Israel 0.09%
  PR 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.48%
Dell 32.04%
Acer 12.31%
Toshiba 9.90%
ASUS 4.56%
Lenovo 2.01%
Intel 1.37%
Samsung 1.23%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.13%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.19%
Dell Inspiron 1545 4.09%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.16%
Dell XPS 8300 2.05%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 1.77%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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