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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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1.8 61.76%
1.7 29.41%
1.3 5.88%
1.0 2.94%

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TruDirect is a program developed by ProDVD. The most used version is 1.8, 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 software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 84.47 MB (88,577,359 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 27% of users of TruDirect come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TruDirect\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{57930C74-D044-4AF1-8A23-3A2CDAF87325}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 84.47 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by TruDirect

  • TruDirectManual.exe - TruDirectManual Application (TruDirectManual MFC Application)
  • ProDVD_MpegVideoDecoder.dll - ProDVD MPEG Video Decoder
  • TruDirectTray.exe - TruDirectTray Application (TruDirectTray MFC Application)
  • ProDVD_AudioDecoder.dll - Audio Decoding Filter
  • ProDVD_AudioFilter.dll - ProDVD DVD SDK (DVD audio filter)
  • VideoPreview.exe - Video Preview (Video preview application)
  • Main Menu Customization.exe - ProDVD_RealTimeSDK_CustomizeMenu Application Application (ProDVD_RealTimeSDK_CustomizeMenu Application MFC Application)
  • TruDirect.exe - TruDirect Application (TruDirect MFC Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • TruDirect.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1747A650-ACA1-49C5-9A41-48C501A0C741}' (runs on registration).
  • TruDirectManual.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{89D98AB7-F200-4BE1-B391-4D1B2C455C97}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove TruDirect?

You can uninstall TruDirect 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 TruDirect, 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 TruDirect.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.65%
Windows XP 22.06%
Windows 10 8.82%
Windows Vista 1.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.35%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.06%
Microsoft Windows XP 22.06%
Windows 7 Professional 7.35%
Windows 7 Starter 4.41%
Windows 10 Home 2.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.38%
  Australia 14.29%
  Iran 13.10%
  Philippines 5.95%
  Malaysia 5.95%
  South Africa 3.57%
  Brazil 3.57%
  Thailand 3.57%
  Germany 3.57%
  Italy 3.57%
  Sweden 2.38%
  Canada 2.38%
  Singapore 1.19%
  France 1.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 17.39%
Dell 10.87%
Acer 10.87%
American Megatrends 10.87%
Intel 8.70%
Medion 4.35%
ASUS 4.35%
Sahara 2.17%
Common models
Gigabyte M61PME-S2P 21.95%
Gateway FX6860 4.88%
Gigabyte G41M-Combo 4.88%
Gigabyte GA-890GPA-UD3H 4.88%
Unknow Unknow 2.44%
TOSHIBA Satellite M70 2.44%


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