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Should I remove Switch Sound File Converter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,223
United States Rank #1,121
Reach 0.6596%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.20 days
566.32 days >
Average installed length: 297.56 days


4.88 1.57%
4.87 0.09%
4.79 4.80%
4.76 0.11%
4.65 5.77%
4.61 0.01%
4.60 10.18%
4.53 0.02%
4.52 10.12%
4.50 0.32%
4.48 0.01%

Other programs by NCH Software

Switch Sound File Converter

What is Switch Sound File Converter?  (from NCH Software)

Switch Sound File Converter is a professional audio file converter for Windows. It can convert mp3, wav or wma audio file formats and more to the audio file format of your choice. Switch Plus audio file converter is very easy to use. Just add the files you want to convert to the list, select the format you want to use,...  Read more


Switch Sound File Converter is a software program developed by NCH Software. The most common release is 4.60, with over 15% 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 switch.exe. The setup package generally installs about 56 files and is usually about 2.74 MB (2,871,326 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 51% of users of Switch Sound File Converter come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.
Switch Sound File Converter has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nchsoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\Switch
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NCH Software\Switch\switch.exe" -uninstall
Estimated size: 2.74 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Switch Sound File Converter

Program executable:switch.exe
Switch Sound File Converter
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\switch\switch.exe
(From the publisher) “Switch Plus is a professional audio file converter for Windows. It can convert mp3, wav or wma audio file formats and more to the audio file format of your choice. Switch Plus audio file converter is very easy to use....”
Additional files:
  • switchsetup_4.27_v4.27.exe - Switch (Switch Sound File Converter)
  • switchsetup_v4.22.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.27.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.28.exe - Switch Audiodatei-Konverter
  • switchsetup_v4.29.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.35.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.37.exe - Switch, convertidor de audio
  • switchsetup_v4.40.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.41.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.42.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.43.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.47.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.48.exe - Switch - Convertisseur de fichiers audio
  • switchsetup_v4.50.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.52.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.53.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.60.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.61.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.65.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.76.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.79.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.87.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.88.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.17.exe
  • switchsetup_v4.18.exe
  • mp3el.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • switch.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SwitchSevenDays' (Next runs on 14/01/2016 at 05:40 p. m.).

How do I remove Switch Sound File Converter?

Quickly and completely remove Switch Sound File Converter from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Switch Sound File Converter 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Switch Sound File Converter, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Switch Sound File Converter.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.80%
Windows 8 18.11%
Windows Vista 10.87%
Windows XP 9.19%
Windows Server 2003 0.02%
Windows 8.1 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.18%
Windows 7 Professional 9.89%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.96%
Windows 8.1 6.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.42%
  United Kingdom 9.17%
  Canada 4.64%
  Australia 3.96%
  Netherlands 3.08%
  Germany 2.27%
  Belgium 2.16%
  France 1.90%
  Israel 1.63%
  Brazil 1.61%
  Italy 1.22%
  India 1.04%
  Sweden 0.90%
  South Africa 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.63%
Dell 25.17%
Acer 15.86%
Toshiba 7.47%
ASUS 7.07%
Intel 3.19%
Samsung 2.95%
Lenovo 2.24%
American Megatrends 1.31%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.36%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 6.07%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.62%
ASUS All Series 2.47%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.31%
Dell XPS 8300 2.20%

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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