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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #40,187
United States Rank #30,420
Reach 0.0026%


VersionDistribution 18.92% 37.84% 2.70% 2.70%
3.38 18.92%
3.37 2.70%
3.33 2.70%
3.12 5.41%
3.10r 2.70%
3.10 5.41%

RIP Vinyl

What is RIP Vinyl?

Record Streaming Audio, LPs, 78 and Casettes for your CD Player or MP3 player.

About  (from Wieser Software Ltd)

Dust off your Vinyl Records and safeguard your recordings! RIP Vinyl records from any audio input on your PC, and produce WAV or MP3 files, which can then be put onto a CD-R, iPod, or other portable music player for your own personal use while away from home. Compression is done via Microsoft's Audio Compression Mana...  Read more


RIP Vinyl is a program developed by Wieser Software Ltd. The most used version is, with over 98% 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 ripvinyl_r.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 683.97 KB (700,382 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 56% of users of RIP Vinyl come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ripvinyl.com
Help link: www.ripvinyl.com/faq.shtml
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Rip Vinyl
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\RIPVIN~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files1\RIPVIN~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 683.97 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by RIP Vinyl

Program executable:ripvinyl_r.exe
Name:RIP Vinyl
Path:C:\Program Files\wieser software ltd\rip vinyl\ripvinyl_r.exe
Additional files:
  • ext_lang.dll - RIP Vinyl (RIP Vinyl Translations)
  • ripvinyl.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{D124A613-2DCA-41D4-BD97-2AA19C48545C}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove RIP Vinyl?

Quickly and completely remove RIP Vinyl from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall RIP Vinyl 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program RIP Vinyl, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 RIP Vinyl.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.76%
Windows XP 27.03%
Windows 8 13.51%
Windows Vista 2.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 5.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%
Windows 8.1 5.56%
Windows 8 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.25%
  United Kingdom 12.50%
  Israel 8.33%
  Canada 8.33%
  Australia 4.17%
  Hong Kong 2.08%
  Brazil 2.08%
  Hungary 2.08%
  DK 2.08%
  South Africa 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.88%
Hewlett-Packard 21.88%
Intel 12.50%
Apple 6.25%
American Megatrends 6.25%
Sony 6.25%
Acer 6.25%
Samsung 3.13%
Toshiba 3.13%
Gateway 3.13%
Common models
Sony VPCCA1S1E 3.57%
Apple Inc. iMac11,2 3.57%
Samsung DP700A3D/DM700A3D... 3.57%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.57%
Gigabyte P55-US3L 3.57%
AKONII P4I945 3.57%


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