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5% remove it95% keep it
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0.8.1 95.83%
0.7 4.17%

VLC Skin Editor

What is VLC Skin Editor?  (from VideoLAN Team)

The VLC Skin Editor aims at giving designers an easy opportunity to create skins for the VLC Media Player without having to know about the internal structure of VLC's skin files. The skin editor is WYSIWYG editor for VLC skins that helps designers to create skins faster and easier.


VLC Skin Editor is a program developed by VideoLAN Team. The most used version is 0.8.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is vlcskineditor.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 2.08 MB (2,183,725 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 52% of users of VLC Skin Editor come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.videolan.org/vlc/skineditor.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC Skin Editor\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC Skin Editor\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.08 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VLC Skin Editor

Program executable:vlcskineditor.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\videolan\vlc skin editor\vlcskineditor.exe
Additional files:
  • ICE_JNIRegistry.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove VLC Skin Editor?

You can uninstall VLC Skin Editor 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 VLC Skin Editor, 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 VLC Skin Editor.

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win Vista 4%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 33.33%
Windows XP 12.50%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 7 Home Basic 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.61% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.61%
  Germany 9.68%
  France 6.45%
  LY 3.23%
  Slovenia 3.23%
  South Africa 3.23%
  Brazil 3.23%
  RS 3.23%
  Australia 3.23%
  DZ 3.23%
  Indonesia 3.23%
  BD 3.23%
  Netherlands 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 36.84%
Hewlett-Packard 26.32%
Lenovo 10.53%
Sony 5.26%
Sahara 5.26%
American Megatrends 5.26%
Dell 5.26%
Common models
Sony VPCEG33FX 5.26%
Positivo Positivo M... 5.26%
Packard Bell imedia S3210 5.26%
MSI MS-7592 5.26%
LENOVO 80E5 5.26%
LENOVO 20405 5.26%

About VideoLAN Team

The VideoLAN project is a project, lead and composed by a team of volunteers, that believes in the power of open source when dealing with multimedia.
Publisher URL: www.videolan.org


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