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Should I remove Songbird 1959?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,604
United States Rank #17,795
Reach 0.0086%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 391.33 days
1310.50 days >
Average installed length: 688.57 days

Songbird 1.9.3 1959

What is Songbird 1959?

Songbird is a music player. Songbird utilizes the cross-platform frameworks Mozilla XULRunner and GStreamer media framework, and largely capable of running on Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS X, Solaris and Linux. It is not supported on Linux or Solaris at this time, but users have forked Songbird and made a Windows- and Linux-compatible version under the name Nightingale. Ability to play multiple audio formats, such as MP3, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, Apple Lossless and WMA. Ability to play Apple FairPlay-encoded audio on Windows and Mac platforms via hooks into QuickTime (authorization takes place in iTunes). Ability to play Windows Media DRM audio on Windows platforms. Media files stored on pages viewed in the browser show up as playable files in Songbird. Users can add features and change functionality in Songbird by installing extensions. Extensions are similar to the Extensions for the Firefox browser and can be easily ported.

About  (from POTI)

With Songbird.me, fans can easily express their music interests with millions of people who share their passion or may be looking for something new. Similarly, artists can see who their current super fans are and connect with new listeners in unique, effective ways. Because your music experience is about so much more t...  Read more
  • Automatically starts with Windows
Songbird 1959 has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Songbird
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Songbird\Songbird-Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 18.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Songbird 1.9.3 1959

Program executable:songbird.exe
Songbird Web Player
Path:C:\Program Files\Songbird\songbird.exe
Additional files:
  • mozcrt19.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Mozilla Custom C Runtime (User-Generated Microsoft (R) C/C++ Runtime Library)
  • cdriphelper.exe
  • disthelper.exe
  • rdsconfig.exe
  • sbAutoPlayUtil.exe
  • songbirditunesagent.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • songbird.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'SongbirdManageVolumeDeviceOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'Songbird.ManageVolumeDevice' and the action verb 'manage.
Startup File (User Run)
  • songbirditunesagent.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'sbitunesagent' and executes as C:\Program Files\Songbird\songbirditunesagent.exe.

How do I remove Songbird 1959?

You can uninstall Songbird 1959 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 Songbird 1.9.3 (Build 1959), 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 Songbird 1959.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.51%
Windows Vista 11.24%
Windows XP 7.69%
Windows 10 3.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.02%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.12%
Windows 7 Professional 9.52%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.74%
Windows 10 Pro 1.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.04%
  Germany 5.80%
  United Kingdom 4.46%
  Canada 4.02%
  Italy 4.02%
  France 3.13%
  Australia 2.68%
  Belgium 1.79%
  Spain 1.79%
  RS 1.34%
  Hong Kong 0.89%
  Switzerland 0.89%
  Russia 0.89%
  Japan 0.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.32%
Dell 24.21%
Acer 16.84%
Toshiba 9.47%
Lenovo 6.32%
ASUS 5.26%
Sahara 3.16%
Samsung 2.11%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A505 2.61%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.61%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.61%
Gateway NV53 2.61%
Gateway DX4300 1.74%


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