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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,361
United States Rank #38,969
Reach 0.0074%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 105.64 days
588.74 days >
Average installed length: 309.34 days


2.0 10.27%
1.0 89.73%

TV Expert


TV Expert is a program developed by TV Expert Publisher. The most used version is 1.0, 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 main program executable is ADTV.exe. The software installer includes 79 files and is usually about 36.03 MB (37,775,105 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 19% of users of TV Expert come from Iran, it is also popular in the United States and RS.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TV Expert
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\01\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6
Estimated size: 36.03 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by TV Expert

Program executable:ADTV.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\TV Expert\ADTV.exe
Additional files:
  • mc_config_mp2v.dll (by MainConcept GmbH) - MainConcept® MPEG-1/2 Video Encoder Configuration Module (MPEG-1/2 Video Encoder Configuration Module)
  • mc_config_mpa.dll (by MainConcept GmbH) - MainConcept® MPEG-1/2 Audio Encoder Configuration Module (MPEG-1/2 Audio Encoder Configuration Module)
  • mc_config_mp2m.dll - MainConcept® MPEG-1/2 Multiplexer Configuration Module (MPEG-1/2 Multiplexer Configuration Module)
  • mc_config_avc.dll - MainConcept® AVC/H.264 Encoder Configuration Module (AVC/H.264 Encoder Configuration Module)
  • DVBPSIParser.dll (by Items Technology Co) - Items Technology - DVB PSI Parser Filter
  • mc_trans_video_colorspace.dll - MainConcept® Universal Color Converter (Universal Color Converter)
  • mc_dec_mp2v.dll - MainConcept® MPEG-1/2 Video Decoder (MPEG-1/2 Video Decoder)
  • mc_enc_mp2v.dll - MainConcept® MPEG-1/2 Video Encoder (MPEG-1/2 Video Encoder Wrapper)
  • mc_enc_mpa.dll - MainConcept® MPEG-1/2 Audio Encoder (MPEG-1/2 Audio Encoder)
  • mc_mux_mp2.dll - MainConcept® MPEG-1/2 Multiplexer (MPEG-1/2 Multiplexer)
  • mc_dec_mpa.dll - MainConcept® MPEG Audio Decoder (MPEG Audio Decoder)
  • mc_dec_aac.dll - MainConcept® AAC audio decoder (AAC audio decoder)
  • mc_dec_avc.dll - MainConcept® AVC/H.264 Decoder (AVC/H.264 Decoder)
  • mc_enc_avc.dll - MainConcept® AVC/H.264 Encoder (AVC/H.264 Encoder)
  • mc_demux_mp2.dll - MainConcept® MPEG Demuxer (MPEG Demuxer)
  • mc_enc_aac.dll - MainConcept® AAC Encoder (AAC Encoder)
  • ADTVSettingMenu.exe - ADTVSettingMenu (ADTVSetting)
  • CEAudioEncoder.dll (by C&E) - Audio Encoder (CEAudioEncoder)
  • CEVideoEncoder.dll (by C&E) - Mpeg Encoder (CEVideoEncoder)
  • ADTV.exe - ADTV
  • ADTVATV.dll - ADTV Analog TV Control
  • ADTVDlgSetting.dll - ADTV DLG Setting
  • ADTVDVB.dll - ADTV DVB TV Control
  • ADTVFirstAid.exe - ADTV First Aid
  • ADTVPlay.dll - ADTV Playback Control
  • ADTVScheduleAgent.exe - ADTV Schedule Agent
  • ADTVTVMgr.dll - ADTV TV Manager Control
  • BlueBerryADTV.exe
  • ClearViewADTV.exe
  • ADTV2.exe - ADTV2
  • cnemux.dll (by Computer & Entertainment) - CEMux
  • cnesg.dll
  • cnevid.dll (by Computer & Entertainment) - DTV Video Decoder

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • ADTV.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7A74CC83-F19A-4041-99A1-016CE8737B72}' (runs on registration).
  • ADTVFirstAid.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DACF329B-7EB8-424B-8624-689F68044CB3}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove TV Expert?

You can uninstall TV Expert 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 TV Expert, 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 TV Expert.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.23%
Windows XP 15.07%
Windows 10 10.96%
Windows Vista 2.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 39.73%
Windows 7 Professional 15.07%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.07%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.59%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.42%
Windows 10 Pro 2.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.67% of installs come from Iran
Which countries install it?
  Iran 18.67%
  United States 16.67%
  RS 6.67%
  MA 4.00%
  Brazil 3.33%
  Taiwan 3.33%
  DZ 3.33%
  Argentina 3.33%
  Germany 3.33%
  Czech Republic 3.33%
  India 2.67%
  Hungary 2.67%
  Colombia 2.00%
  Israel 2.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.00%
Acer 13.33%
Hewlett-Packard 13.33%
ASUS 12.00%
American Megatrends 4.00%
Alienware 2.67%
Toshiba 1.33%
Samsung 1.33%
Gateway 1.33%
Common models
HP Compaq dc7900 Converti... 2.86%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 2.86%
Gigabyte 945PL-S3P 1.90%
Gigabyte EP43T-S3L 1.90%
HP d330 uT(DZ008A) 1.90%
MSI MS-7369 1.90%


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