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Should I remove SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,153
United States Rank #20,010
Reach 0.0146%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.07 days
171.10 days >
Average installed length: 89.90 days


2.3.3 27.53%
2.3.2 68.29%
2.3.1 4.18%

Typically installed together

SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in v2

What is SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in?  (from Nullsoft, Inc)

Use Winamp media player along with the SHOUTcast DSP plug-in to program and manage your SHOUTcast station in real-time. This plug-in will broadcast whatever is playing in your Winamp playlist in real time. Use Winamp's industry-leading playlist tools to manage your SHOUTcast station.


SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in v2 is a software program developed by Nullsoft, Inc. The most common release is 2.3.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named reporter.exe. The setup package generally installs about 72 files and is usually about 19.55 MB (20,499,230 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 33% of users of SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.shoutcast.com
Help link: forums.winamp.com/forumdisplay.php?f=140
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Winamp\Plugins
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Winamp\uninstall_shoutcast-source-dsp-v2.exe"
Estimated size: 19.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in v2

Program executable:reporter.exe
Name:Winamp Error Reporter
Path:C:\Program Files\Winamp\Plugins\reporter.exe
Additional files:
  • gen_crasher.dll - Winamp Error Feedback Plugin
  • dsp_sps.dll - Winamp (Winamp DSP Plug-in)
  • enc_fhgaac.dll - Winamp Encoder Plug-in
  • enc_flac.dll
  • enc_lame.dll
  • enc_vorbis.dll
  • enc_wav.dll
  • enc_wma.dll
  • gen_ff.dll - Winamp General Purpose Plug-in
  • gen_hotkeys.dll
  • gen_ml.dll
  • gen_tray.dll
  • in_avi.dll - Winamp Input Plug-in
  • in_cdda.dll
  • in_dshow.dll
  • in_flac.dll
  • in_flv.dll
  • in_linein.dll
  • in_midi.dll
  • in_mkv.dll
  • in_mod.dll
  • in_mp3.dll
  • in_mp4.dll
  • in_nsv.dll
  • in_swf.dll
  • in_vorbis.dll
  • in_wave.dll
  • in_wm.dll
  • ml_addons.dll - Winamp Media Library Plug-in
  • ml_autotag.dll
  • ml_bookmarks.dll
  • ml_devices.dll
  • ml_disc.dll
  • ml_downloads.dll
  • ml_history.dll
  • ml_impex.dll
  • ml_local.dll
  • ml_nowplaying.dll
  • ml_online.dll
  • ml_playlists.dll
  • ml_plg.dll
  • ml_pmp.dll
  • ml_rg.dll
  • out_disk.dll - Winamp Output Plug-in
  • out_ds.dll
  • out_wave.dll
  • vis_nsfs.dll - Winamp Visualization Plug-in
  • gen_jumpex.dll (by Darren Owen aka DrO) - Jump To File Extra (JTFE)
  • lame_enc.dll

How do I remove SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in?

You can uninstall SHOUTcast Source DSP 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 SHOUTcast Source DSP Plug-in v2, 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 Source DSP Plug-in.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.94%
Windows 10 24.04%
Windows XP 5.92%
Windows Vista 2.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.92%
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.69%
Windows 7 Professional 11.85%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.92%
Windows 8.1 4.53%
Windows 8 Pro 3.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.12%
  Germany 7.32%
  United Kingdom 6.05%
  Netherlands 3.50%
  Canada 3.50%
  Greece 2.87%
  Turkey 2.23%
  Belgium 1.91%
  RS 1.91%
  India 1.91%
  Indonesia 1.91%
  MA 1.59%
  Australia 1.59%
  Argentina 1.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.87%
Acer 19.13%
Dell 17.49%
ASUS 9.84%
Toshiba 4.37%
Lenovo 3.28%
Samsung 2.19%
American Megatrends 1.64%
Alienware 1.09%
Intel 0.55%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.38%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.31%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.31%
ASUS All Series 2.31%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.31%
HP Pro 3400 Series MT 2.31%

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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