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Should I remove TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #471
United States Rank #341
Reach 1.3557%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.15 days
329.04 days >
Average installed length: 172.89 days


VersionDistribution 1.00% 0.00% 0.01% 9.96% 1.00% 3.63% 5.94% 0.09% 0.12% 23.47% 2.39% 0.03%
1.1.2004 12.23%
1.1.2003 1.44%
1.1.2001 13.05%
1.1.1003 0.63%
1.1.1001 0.00% 2.05% 2.11%
1.1.2 1.62%
1.1.1 0.52%
1.1.0 18.38%
1.0.1 0.33%

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TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player

What is TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player?  (from TOSHIBA)

TOSHIBA Resolution+ is a Plug-in For Windows Media Player. This software is a Windows ® -based software which upconverts wmv and mp4 videos on Windows Media Player. What’s behind Toshiba’s Resolution+? Our exclusive upscaling algorithm designed to deliver contrast and color enhancements in real-time. Utilizing the adva...  Read more


TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player is a program developed by TOSHIBA. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is TosVDSP.dll. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 5.32 MB (5,574,074 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 64% of users of TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player is pre-installed on the PC

Such software is installed by the manufacture when delivering the PC to the end user. Some pre-installed programs are considered bloatware as they are simply limited function trials, while others are required for proper PC operation.
Note: This program has often been considered as bloatware by some users as it is bundled on various manufacturer's new PCs. (Because this might be considered bloatware does not mean the software is bad or harmful, if you use it regularly its worthwhile to have. However, bloatware typically means the program is optional and was simply pre-installed but is not required and can be removed.) Some quick tips to be aware of:
  • It is usually licensed for use only on the Toshiba PC on which it was pre-installed.
  • It sometimes difficult for users to remove via the 'Uninstall a Program' feature in Windows.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.toshiba.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA Corporation\TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6CB76C9D-80C2-4CB3-A4CD-D96B239E3F94}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 5.32 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player

Program module:TosVDSP.dll
Name:TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in
Path:C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player\TosVDSP.dll
Additional files:
  • TosVDSP.dll - TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in
  • TosVDSP64.dll

How do I remove TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player?

You can uninstall TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media 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 TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media 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 TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows Media Player.

Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 52.71%
Windows 7 47.22%
Windows XP 0.06%
Windows Vista 0.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.78%
Windows 8.1 22.43%
Windows 8 12.46%
Windows 10 Home 10.86%
Windows 7 Professional 3.19%
Windows 8 Single Language 1.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.21%
  United Kingdom 4.23%
  Australia 4.21%
  Canada 3.85%
  France 2.66%
  Germany 2.44%
  Italy 1.88%
  Japan 1.01%
  Spain 0.86%
  Mexico 0.84%
  Netherlands 0.79%
  Saudi Arabia 0.70%
  Belgium 0.64%
  New Zealand 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 99.83%
Dell 0.06%
Hewlett-Packard 0.05%
Acer 0.05%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 6.35%
TOSHIBA Satellite C855 5.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 5.09%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 4.79%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 4.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite L855 3.72%


Toshiba electronics, electrical equipment and information technology corporation that is a diversified manufacturer of electrical products, spanning information and communications equipment and systems, electronic components and materials, power systems, Internet-based solutions and services, industrial and social infrastructure systems, and household appliances.
Publisher URL: www.toshiba.com


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