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What is SHOUTcast DNAS?  (from Nullsoft, Inc)

A Multi platform desktop application for control of the Nullsoft/SHOUTcast® Dnas server version 2.0. This application is designed to give easy access to the new SHOUTcast 2.0 DNAS/server for those running desktop computers. The beta versions of the new DNAS lack a user interface, so for those who are not so confident u...  Read more


SHOUTcast DNAS is a program developed by Nullsoft, Inc. 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 software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.97 MB (2,067,201 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 21% of users of SHOUTcast DNAS come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.shoutcast2.com/shoutcast-interface-dnas-20
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\shoutcast
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SHOUTcast\uninst-dnas.exe"
Estimated size: 1.97 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SHOUTcast DNAS

  • sc_serv.exe - Nullsoft SHOUTcast DNAS (sc_serv) v2
  • uninst-dnas.exe
  • uninstall_shoutcast-dnas-v2.exe
  • sc_trans.exe (by Aol) - Nullsoft TRANSCast Transcoder (sc_trans) v2
  • uninstall_shoutcast-transcoder-v2.exe
  • sc_serv_gui.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • sc_serv.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SHOUTcast\sc_serv.exe'.

How do I remove SHOUTcast DNAS?

You can uninstall SHOUTcast DNAS 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 SHOUTcast DNAS (remove only), 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 SHOUTcast DNAS.

Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Win 7 9%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 42.03%
Windows 10 28.99%
Windows XP 20.29%
Windows Vista 8.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 20.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.04%
Windows 7 Professional 10.14%
Windows 10 Pro 8.70%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.33%
  Germany 18.67%
  Italy 8.00%
  Mexico 5.33%
  Netherlands 5.33%
  United Kingdom 5.33%
  Spain 4.00%
  Brazil 2.67%
  Colombia 2.67%
  France 2.67%
  Turkey 2.67%
  Peru 2.67%
  Singapore 1.33%
  Thailand 1.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.91%
Dell 25.58%
ASUS 13.95%
Acer 13.95%
American Megatrends 6.98%
Lenovo 4.65%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex GX620 ... 10.20%
Hewlett-Packard 23-b112eo 4.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite M70 2.04%
TOSHIBA Satellite L350D 2.04%
Hewlett-Packard 110-014ez... 2.04%
Packard Bell EasyNote TS1... 2.04%

About Nullsoft, Inc

Nullsoft is a software developer most known products that include the Winamp media player and the SHOUTcast MP3 streaming media server.
Publisher URL: www.winamp.com


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