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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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VersionDistribution 40.91% 56.82% 2.27%

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Video Downloader


Video Downloader is a program developed by Sony. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 1 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 40% of users of Video Downloader come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Sony Shared\Video Downloader
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{F1D891A7-2BAF-4033-9A20-DBB78F86BF0C}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009UNINSTALL -removeonly
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Video Downloader

  • videoDL.dll (by Sony corporation) - Video downloader

How do I remove Video Downloader?

Quickly and completely remove Video Downloader from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Video Downloader 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 Video Downloader, 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 Video Downloader.

Win 7 (SP1) 34%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 37.50%
Windows Vista 35.23%
Windows 10 15.91%
Windows XP 11.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 32.56%
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.07%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.63%
Windows 8.1 5.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.65%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.22% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 40.22%
  United States 14.13%
  United Kingdom 8.70%
  France 6.52%
  Germany 5.43%
  Canada 4.35%
  Austria 3.26%
  Singapore 2.17%
  Finland 2.17%
  Iran 2.17%
  Italy 2.17%
  Brazil 1.09%
  Costa Rica 1.09%
  SY 1.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
NEC 26.92%
Hewlett-Packard 19.23%
Sony 13.46%
Dell 11.54%
ASUS 7.69%
Acer 7.69%
Toshiba 5.77%
Medion 1.92%
Common models
NEC PC-LL730TG6R 2.63%
Dell Inspiron 1525 1.32%
CdcPointSpa AWRDACPI 1.32%
ASUSTeK X75A1 1.32%
Apple Inc. iMac10,1 1.32%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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