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Should I remove Scala Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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Release 11.00.03 33.33%
Release 10.5.6 33.33%
Release 10.1.6 33.33%

Scala Player


Scala Player is a software program developed by Scala. The most common release is release 11.00.03, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named infochannelplayer5.exe. The setup package generally installs about 43 files. 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 63% of users of Scala Player come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.scala.com
Help link: www.scala.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Scala\Player 5\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Scala\Player 5\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Scala Player

Program executable:infochannelplayer5.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\scala\player 5\infochannelplayer5.exe
Additional files:
  • NetIC.exe - Scala Player Transmission Client
  • faster.dll - faster Dynamic Link Library
  • RunIC.exe - Scala Player
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • haspdinst.exe (by SafeNet) - Sentinel HASP Run-time Environment Installer
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • hasp_windows.dll (by Aladdin Knowledge Systems) - HASP SRM Windows DLL (Aladdin HASP SRM Windows DLL)
  • soptimizer.exe - Scala Optimizer (Scala System Optimizer)
  • avutilmm-52.dll (by FFmpeg Project) - FFmpeg (FFmpeg utility library)
  • cefclient.exe
  • ConfigIC.exe
  • ffmpegsumo.dll
  • l5wrap.dll
  • mmoscore.dll
  • ScalaShutdown.exe
  • soptimiz.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • VantagePro.dll

How do I remove Scala Player?

You can uninstall Scala Player 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 Scala Player, 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 Scala Player.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 10 33%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 10 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Windows 10 Home 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Canada 25.00%
  Netherlands 12.50%


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