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Should I remove NexDef Plug-in?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,586
United States Rank #7,500
Reach 0.0196%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.07 days
474.06 days >
Average installed length: 249.08 days

NexDef Plug-in

What is NexDef Plug-in?  (from MLB.TV)

Enables high-bandwidth MLB.TV and MLB.TV Premium subscribers to receive HD quality streams. Enables DVR functionality for MLB.TV Premium subscribers, allowing you to pause, rewind, and fast-forward live games. On slower Internet connections, improves our media player's management of video streams so you will have les...  Read more


NexDef Plug-in is a software program developed by MLB.TV. 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 programs's main executable is nexdef.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 14.26 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 28.85 MB (30,247,847 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 92% of users of NexDef Plug-in come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mlb.com/mlb/subscriptions/download.jsp
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\autobahn
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Autobahn\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 28.85 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NexDef Plug-in

Program executable:nexdef.exe
Additional files:
  • mlb-nexdef-autobahn.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • nexdef.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F499F9DE-713A-47BC-A40A-280335ED7F8B}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:14.26 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001318605%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00006574%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00006612%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove NexDef Plug-in?

You can uninstall NexDef Plug-in 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 NexDef Plug-in, 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 NexDef Plug-in.

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.05%
Windows XP 16.88%
Windows 10 9.09%
Windows Vista 5.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.71%
Windows 7 Professional 14.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.66%
Windows 10 Home 2.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

91.72% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 91.72%
  Canada 2.39%
  United Kingdom 1.43%
  Taiwan 0.64%
  Mexico 0.48%
  Israel 0.48%
  Brazil 0.32%
  Finland 0.32%
  Sweden 0.32%
  Austria 0.32%
  Singapore 0.16%
  Thailand 0.16%
  France 0.16%
  New Zealand 0.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
Hewlett-Packard 21.20%
Toshiba 7.20%
Acer 6.80%
Intel 5.60%
ASUS 5.60%
Lenovo 2.80%
Samsung 2.00%
American Megatrends 0.80%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.04%
Dell XPS 8300 2.88%
LENOVO 2958 2.16%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.16%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.16%
Gigabyte P55A-UD3 2.16%


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