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Should I remove WavePad Audio-Editor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,189
United States Rank #20,698
Reach 0.0492%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.07 days
739.59 days >
Average installed length: 388.60 days


7.10 1.55%
6.53 8.45%
6.12 22.16%
5.91 45.15%
5.71 7.32%
5.58 12.68%
5.49 2.68%

Other programs by NCH Software

WavePad Audio-Editor


WavePad Audio-Editor is a program developed by NCH Software. The most used version is 5.91, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is wavepad.exe. The software installer includes 26 files and is usually about 3.95 MB (4,142,669 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 79% of users of WavePad Audio-Editor come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nch.com.au/wavepad/de/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\WavePad
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NCH Software\WavePad\wavepad.exe" -uninstall
Estimated size: 3.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WavePad Audio-Editor

Program executable:wavepad.exe
WavePad Audio-Editor
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\wavepad\wavepad.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe - WavePad (WavePad Audiobearbeitungs-Software)
  • wavepadsetup_v5.33.exe - WavePad Sound Editor
  • wavepadsetup_v5.35.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.49.exe - WavePad Audio-Editor
  • wavepadsetup_v5.55.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.56.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.58.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.68.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.71.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.90.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.91.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.96.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.02.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.11.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.12.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.17.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.21.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.24.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.53.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v7.10.exe
  • wpsetup_v5.03.exe
  • wpsetup_v5.04.exe
  • wpsetup_v5.12.exe
  • mp3el.exe
  • mp3el3.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • wavepad.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WavePadSevenDays' (Next runs on 12.05.2017 at 23:12).

How do I remove WavePad Audio-Editor?

You can uninstall WavePad Audio-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 WavePad Audio-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 WavePad Audio-Editor.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.43%
Windows 10 39.69%
Windows Vista 3.09%
Windows XP 2.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.96%
Windows 8.1 13.89%
Windows 10 Home 13.26%
Windows 7 Professional 10.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.56%
Windows 10 Pro 5.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.69% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 78.69%
  United States 9.75%
  Austria 6.13%
  Switzerland 1.21%
  Netherlands 1.21%
  France 0.70%
  United Kingdom 0.40%
  DK 0.30%
  Italy 0.30%
  UA 0.20%
  Philippines 0.20%
  Spain 0.20%
  Russia 0.10%
  Mexico 0.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 29.23%
Acer 23.65%
Hewlett-Packard 13.65%
ASUS 8.27%
Dell 7.69%
Toshiba 2.69%
Lenovo 2.50%
Samsung 2.50%
Sahara 1.73%
American Megatrends 1.54%
Intel 1.35%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 7.28%
MEDION MS-7797 2.98%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.65%
ASUS All Series 2.32%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.32%
MEDION MS-7800 1.99%

About NCH Software

NCH is a software development company tat primarily sells to individuals via their website.
Publisher URL: www.nchsoftware.com


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