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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,662
United States Rank #9,168
Reach 0.0538%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.88 days
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Average installed length: 184.12 days

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NirSoft VideoCacheView

What is NirSoft VideoCacheView?  (from NirSoft)

After watching a video in a Web site, you may want to save the video file into your local disk for playing it offline in the future. If the video file is stored in your browser's cache, this utility can help you to extract the video file from the cache and save it for watching it in the future. It automatically scans ...  Read more


NirSoft VideoCacheView is a software program developed by NirSoft. 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 setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 16.79 MB (17,602,434 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 35% of users of NirSoft VideoCacheView come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nirsoft.net/utils/video_cache_view.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NirSoft\VideoCacheView
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NirSoft\VideoCacheView\uninst.exe"
Estimated size: 16.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NirSoft VideoCacheView

  • VideoCacheView.exe - VideoCacheView
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • VideoCacheView.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3E3290A8-226F-4940-8EFF-A7B51B8F9354}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove NirSoft VideoCacheView?

You can uninstall NirSoft VideoCacheView 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 NirSoft VideoCacheView, 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 NirSoft VideoCacheView.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.83%
Windows 10 23.09%
Windows XP 9.90%
Windows Vista 5.09%
Windows Server 2003 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.84%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.55%
Windows 7 Professional 11.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.96%
Windows 8.1 4.65%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 35.47%
  Germany 15.16%
  Brazil 3.79%
  United Kingdom 3.54%
  Canada 2.70%
  France 2.61%
  Australia 2.61%
  Italy 2.11%
  India 1.94%
  DZ 1.60%
  Russia 1.43%
  Iran 1.35%
  Spain 1.26%
  IQ 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.58%
Dell 19.44%
Acer 16.45%
ASUS 8.80%
Medion 5.32%
Lenovo 3.99%
Samsung 3.49%
Intel 3.32%
Toshiba 3.32%
American Megatrends 2.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.58%
HP Pavilion dv6 NoteBook ... 3.82%
ASUS All Series 2.29%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.29%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.29%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.29%

About (from NirSoft)

NirSoft web site provides a unique collection of small and useful freeware utilities, all of them developed by Nir Sofer.
Publisher URL: www.nirsoft.net


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