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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,190
United States Rank #2,676
Reach 0.1278%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.78 days
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Average installed length: 430.65 days


0.6.9 100.00%

SMPlayer 0.6.9

What is SMPlayer?

SMPlayer is a cross-platform free and open source multimedia player front-end for MPlayer. SMPlayer is distributed with a NSIS generated setup (previously Inno Setup). The installer is capable of downloading and installing the latest MPlayer and MPlayer codec packages during setup, although an alternative installer is available with MPlayer included for off-line installs. Plays every format: avi, mp4, mkv, divx, h.264, mpeg, mov. Many audio and video filters included.


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 smplayer.exe. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 35.28 MB (36,989,852 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: smplayer.sf.net
Help link: smplayer.berlios.de/forum
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\smplayer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SMPlayer\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 35.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SMPlayer 0.6.9

Program executable:smplayer.exe
Name:SMPlayer for Windows
Path:C:\Program Files\smplayer\smplayer.exe
Additional files:
  • smtube.exe (by Ricardo Villalba)
  • uninst.exe - SMPlayer (SMPlayer Installer (w/ MPlayer))
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • dxlist.exe
  • mingwm10.dll
  • QxtCore.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • smplayer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5A9247E4-E4B4-4148-8183-38BF2C9BDAB8}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove SMPlayer?

You can uninstall SMPlayer 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 SMPlayer 0.6.9, 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 SMPlayer.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.03%
Windows Vista 10.87%
Windows 10 8.89%
Windows XP 7.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.56%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.32%
Windows 7 Professional 7.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.20%
Windows 10 Home 2.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 73.64%
  Brazil 4.81%
  Canada 3.02%
  Germany 2.80%
  United Kingdom 2.52%
  Japan 2.13%
  France 1.45%
  Australia 0.76%
  Romania 0.59%
  Hungary 0.59%
  Netherlands 0.50%
  Italy 0.48%
  India 0.42%
  Spain 0.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.35%
Dell 25.60%
Acer 15.70%
Toshiba 10.34%
ASUS 4.67%
Samsung 2.59%
Lenovo 1.89%
Intel 1.20%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.92%
Acer Aspire 5733Z 5.33%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.21%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.74%
PositivoEINM10CB 2.96%
PositivoEIH61CE 2.61%


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