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Should I remove Volumouse?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,492
United States Rank #31,952
Reach 0.0027%


2.03 1.85%
2.00 1.85%
1.67 18.52%
1.66 3.70%
1.65 7.41%
1.60 3.70%
1.57 7.41%
1.56 7.41%
1.55 1.85%
1.53 14.81%
1.52 3.70%
1.51 5.56%
1.50 11.11%
1.31 11.11%

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What is Volumouse?  (from NirSoft)

Volumouse provides you a quick and easy way to control the sound volume on your system - simply by rolling the wheel of your wheel mouse. It allows you to define a set of rules for determining when the wheel will be used for changing the sound volume. For example: You can configure Volumouse to use your mouse wheel ...  Read more


Volumouse is a program developed by NirSoft. The most used version is 1.67, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is volumouse.exe. The software installer includes 6 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 56% of users of Volumouse come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nirsoft.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Volumouse
Uninstaller: C:\windows\zipinst.exe /uninst "C:\Program Files\Volumouse\uninst1~.nsu"

Program filesFiles installed by Volumouse

Program executable:volumouse.exe
Volumouse Utility
Path:C:\Program Files\Volumouse\volumouse.exe
Additional files:
  • volumouse_setup.exe - ZipInstaller
  • vlmshlp.dll - Volumouse (Volumouse Helper DLL)
  • vlmshlp32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • volumouse.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Volumouse Utility' and executes as C:\Program Files\NirSoft\Volumouse\volumouse.exe.

How do I remove Volumouse?

You can uninstall Volumouse 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 Volumouse, 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 Volumouse.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 40.74%
Windows 7 37.04%
Windows Vista 20.37%
Windows 10 1.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 39.62%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 18.87%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.87%
Windows 7 Professional 13.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.66%
Windows 10 Pro 1.89%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.34% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.34%
  Germany 19.72%
  France 4.23%
  Canada 2.82%
  Malaysia 2.82%
  Greece 1.41%
  Indonesia 1.41%
  Italy 1.41%
  Belgium 1.41%
  Netherlands 1.41%
  Switzerland 1.41%
  Czech Republic 1.41%
  Spain 1.41%
  Romania 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 36.84%
Hewlett-Packard 18.42%
Medion 7.89%
Acer 7.89%
Intel 5.26%
Sahara 5.26%
American Megatrends 5.26%
ASUS 5.26%
Toshiba 2.63%
Gateway 2.63%
Common models
MEDION MS-7800 4.44%
Dell Inspiron 530 4.44%
Acer Aspire 5610 4.44%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 2.22%

About (from NirSoft)

NirSoft web site provides a unique collection of small and useful freeware utilities, all of them developed by Nir Sofer.
Publisher URL: www.nirsoft.net


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