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Should I remove SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,221
United States Rank #42,815
Reach 0.0051%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.64 days
18.98 days >
Average installed length: 9.97 days


5.04 1.00%
3.04 12.00%
2.27 61.00%

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SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming

What is SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming?  (from NCH Software)

SoundTap lets you record just about any audio that plays through your Windows computer. Simply install this software, turn it on and then all sound played on or through the PC will be recorded as WAV or MP3 files. All audio is 'tapped' by a virtual driver directly within the kernel so the process is perfect digital qua...  Read more


SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming is a software program developed by NCH Software. The most common release is 2.27, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named soundtap.exe. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 2.78 MB (2,911,653 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 58% of users of SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming come from France, it is also popular in the United States and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nch.com.au/soundtap/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NCH Swift Sound\SoundTap
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\NCH Swift Sound\SoundTap\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 2.78 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming

Program executable:soundtap.exe
SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\soundtap\soundtap.exe
Additional files:
  • filterinstaller.exe - NCH SoundTap Filter Installer (SoundTap Driver)
  • filterinstaller.exe.64.exe
  • stsetup_v2.13.exe - SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming
  • uninst.exe
  • mp3el.exe
  • stdriverinstallerx64.exe
  • stdriverinstallerx86.exe
  • mp3enc.exe
  • stdriverx64.sys
  • stdriverx86.sys

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • soundtap.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SoundTapSevenDays' (Next runs on 2015-08-17 at 15:04).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.15 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0006185736%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00023484%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00038374%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:78,400,128
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:10.39 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:272.84 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming?

You can uninstall SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming 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 SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming, 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 SoundTap - Enregistreur d'audio en streaming.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.00%
Windows 10 41.00%
Windows Vista 6.00%
Windows XP 6.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.29%
Windows 10 Home 21.21%
Windows 10 Pro 9.09%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.06%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.84% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 57.84%
  United States 19.61%
  Canada 9.80%
  Belgium 8.82%
  MA 1.96%
  TN 0.98%
  Switzerland 0.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.34%
Acer 20.90%
Dell 14.93%
ASUS 14.93%
Samsung 7.46%
Lenovo 2.99%
American Megatrends 2.99%
Medion 1.49%
Compaq 1.49%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.61%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 2.41%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.41%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.41%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1569 2.41%

About NCH Software

NCH is a software development company tat primarily sells to individuals via their website.
Publisher URL: www.nchsoftware.com


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