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Should I remove VideoPerformer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,919
United States Rank #5,640
Reach 0.1048%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 37.21 days
1097.67 days >
Average installed length: 576.74 days


What is VideoPerformer?

PerformerSoft VideoPerformer is a video converter utility for Windows that supports multiple media formats including video formats such as DVD, BluRay, MPEG, FLV and audio formats including MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG and many more.

About  (from PerformerSoft)

Convert between Multiple Video Formats With PerformerSoft Video Converter, you can convert videos into a variety of formats. For instance you can convert videos between AVI, MOV, TS, XVID, MP4, DVD, VOB, WMV, M4V, 3GP, MPEG, H.264, MOD, MTS, M2TS, AVCHD, QT, Blu-Ray, DVR-MS, MKV, TOD, DPG, FLIC, RM, SWF, FLV, etc.


The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is videoperformer.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 24.31 MB (25,492,762 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework.
VideoPerformer has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.performersoft.com
Help link: performersoft.com/contact-us.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\VideoPerformer\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\VideoPerformer\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 24.31 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VideoPerformer

Program executable:videoperformer.exe
Name:Video Performer
Path:C:\Program Files\videoperformer\videoperformer.exe
Additional files:
  • ffmpeg.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • QtCore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtXml4.dll
  • lpk.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • VideoPerformer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\VideoPerformer\VideoPerformer.exe'.

How do I remove VideoPerformer?

You can uninstall VideoPerformer 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 VideoPerformer, 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 VideoPerformer.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.56%
Windows Vista 8.28%
Windows 10 8.18%
Windows XP 7.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.03%
Windows 7 Professional 9.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.87%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.32%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.23%
  Germany 12.89%
  Brazil 7.26%
  United Kingdom 4.15%
  France 3.61%
  Italy 3.28%
  India 3.15%
  Canada 1.95%
  MK 1.66%
  Australia 1.66%
  Indonesia 1.66%
  Iran 1.24%
  Netherlands 1.08%
  South Africa 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.88%
Dell 21.68%
Acer 18.16%
Toshiba 7.68%
ASUS 6.16%
Samsung 4.80%
Medion 2.00%
Lenovo 1.76%
Intel 1.52%
Sahara 1.04%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.49%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.13%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.03%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.48%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.11%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.20%

About PerformerSoft

PerformerSoft products bundle one or more of the following potentially unwanted software programs including Babylon Toolbar from Firefox, Chrome and Internet Explorer browsers, Searchcore Toolbar, DealFinder add-on, PriceGong, Findamo, and many others.
Publisher URL: www.performersoft.com


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