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Should I remove WinAVI Video Converter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,089
United States Rank #16,481
Reach 0.0236%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 187.21 days
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Average installed length: 513.02 days

WinAVI Video Converter

What is WinAVI Video Converter?  (from WinAVI Software)

The state of the art AV compress engine will give you a very fast conversion that gives you both high quality video and Dolby AC3 5.1 audio! With WinAVI Video Converter, you will get a perfectly converted movie that is as good as the original!


WinAVI Video Converter is a software program developed by WinAVI Software. 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 VideoConverter.DLL. The setup package generally installs about 59 files and is usually about 10.48 MB (10,990,407 bytes). The installed file AutoUpdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 29% of users of WinAVI Video Converter come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Winavi.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinAVI Video Converter\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WinAVI Video Converter\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 10.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinAVI Video Converter

Program module:VideoConverter.DLL
Name:ZJMedia VideoConverter
Path:C:\Program Files\WinAVI Video Converter\VideoConverter.DLL
Additional files:
  • AudioConverter.dll (by ZJMedia Digital Technology) - ZJMedia WinAVI Video Converter
  • WinAVI.exe (by ZJMedia Digital Technology) - WinAVI Video Converter
  • VideoConverter.DLL (by ZJMedia) - ZJMedia VideoConverter (VideoConverter)
  • AutoUpdate.exe - ZJMedia WinAVI Family (WinAVI Auto Updater)
  • misc.dll - WinAVI Miscellaneous Functions
  • MMTranslation.DLL (by ZJMedia) - ZJMedia MMTranslation (MMTranslation)
  • Decoder.DLL - ZJMedia Decoder
  • Diver.DLL - ZJMedia Diver
  • Major.dll - ZJMedia Major
  • Core.DLL - ZJMedia Core
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • auxenc.dll - auxenc
  • AffiliateNow.dll
  • MPEGEncoder.dll
  • Tesla.dll
  • unins001.exe
  • WinAVI_SDK.dll
  • WinAVIcmd.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WinAVI.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FD3B5938-B5C6-4E29-881D-9EF701B0D1E0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove WinAVI Video Converter?

You can uninstall WinAVI Video Converter 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 WinAVI Video Converter, 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 WinAVI Video Converter.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.21%
Windows XP 26.18%
Windows Vista 13.30%
Windows 10 10.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 25.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.57%
Windows 7 Professional 6.52%
Windows 10 Pro 1.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.99%
  Brazil 12.06%
  United Kingdom 9.14%
  Australia 4.28%
  Italy 4.09%
  Canada 3.70%
  Netherlands 2.92%
  Taiwan 1.95%
  India 1.95%
  Israel 1.95%
  Greece 1.75%
  Argentina 1.56%
  Poland 1.56%
  Germany 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.40%
Hewlett-Packard 18.99%
Acer 13.95%
ASUS 6.20%
Intel 5.04%
American Megatrends 4.26%
Toshiba 4.26%
Lenovo 1.16%
Samsung 1.16%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.79%
Dell Inspiron 531 2.74%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.74%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.05%
ASUS All Series 2.05%


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