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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,660
United States Rank #10,317
Reach 0.0388%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.17 days
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Average installed length: 126.60 days


2.0.5 100.00%

VLC Codec Pack 2.0.5

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VLC Codec Pack 2.0.5 is a program developed by VLC Codec Pack. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The software installer includes 24 files and is usually about 1.42 MB (1,492,582 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 40% of users of VLC Codec Pack come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vlccodec.com
Installation folder: C:\Windows\System32\c2mp
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\system32\C2MP\Uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VLC Codec Pack 2.0.5

  • VLCPortable.exe (by PortableApps.com) - VLC Media Player Portable
  • CleanUp.exe
  • CleanUp_x64.exe
  • CodecSettings.exe
  • TrayMenu.exe
  • Uninst.exe
  • UpdateChecker.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • TrayMenu.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named TrayMenu.

How do I remove VLC Codec Pack?

Quickly and completely remove VLC Codec Pack 2.0.5 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall VLC Codec Pack 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 VLC Codec Pack 2.0.5, 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 VLC Codec Pack.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 7 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.64%
Windows 10 34.93%
Windows XP 6.64%
Windows Vista 2.79%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.89%
Windows 7 Professional 12.55%
Windows 8.1 11.75%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.81%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.68%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.42%
  United Kingdom 7.05%
  Australia 5.05%
  Italy 4.11%
  Germany 3.76%
  India 3.53%
  Canada 3.17%
  Netherlands 2.35%
  France 2.12%
  South Africa 1.53%
  Belgium 1.41%
  Sweden 1.41%
  Brazil 0.94%
  DZ 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.28%
Dell 17.79%
Acer 15.40%
ASUS 13.45%
Toshiba 6.72%
Lenovo 3.69%
Samsung 2.39%
Intel 1.95%
American Megatrends 1.52%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.61%
ASUS All Series 5.73%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.85%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.64%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.20%
HP 15 Notebook PC 1.76%


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