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Should I remove WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,491
United States Rank #41,254
Reach 0.0197%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.70 days
492.56 days >
Average installed length: 258.80 days


6.01 41.90%
5.81 11.83%
5.72 8.74%
5.57 11.31%
5.49 1.80%

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WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio


WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio is a software program developed by NCH Software. The most common release is 6.01, 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 primary executable is named wavepad.exe. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 3.95 MB (4,145,613 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 65% of users of WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio come from France, it is also popular in Canada and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nch.com.au/wavepad/fr/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 - Logiciel d'édition audio

Program executable:wavepad.exe
WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\wavepad\wavepad.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe - WavePad (WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio)
  • wavepadsetup_v5.25.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.33.exe - WavePad Sound Editor
  • wavepadsetup_v5.47.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.49.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.57.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.72.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.81.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v5.96.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.01.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.05.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.09.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.17.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.18.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.31.exe
  • wavepadsetup_v6.33.exe
  • wpsetup[1]_v5.10.exe
  • wpsetup_v5.10.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • wavepad.exe is scheduled as a task named 'WavePadDowngrade' (Next runs on 29/12/2015 at 21:54).

How do I remove WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio?

You can uninstall WavePad - Logiciel d'édition audio 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 - Logiciel d'édition audio, 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 - Logiciel d'édition audio.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.67%
Windows 10 39.33%
Windows Vista 4.63%
Windows XP 4.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.45%
Windows 10 Home 18.77%
Windows 7 Professional 10.03%
Windows 8.1 9.00%
Windows 10 Pro 4.63%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.00% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 65.00%
  Canada 10.53%
  Belgium 6.58%
  United States 5.79%
  MA 2.63%
  DZ 2.37%
  Switzerland 1.58%
  TN 1.05%
  Spain 1.05%
  Germany 0.79%
  NC 0.53%
  Qatar 0.26%
  SN 0.26%
  CM 0.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.89%
Acer 23.58%
ASUS 16.26%
Dell 7.72%
Toshiba 6.91%
Samsung 5.69%
Lenovo 2.44%
Medion 1.22%
Intel 0.81%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.43%
ASUS All Series 4.43%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.80%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.16%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 3.16%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.53%

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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