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Should I remove WinMX Music?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #36,373
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VersionDistribution 2.78% 2.78% 5.56% 5.56% 2.78% 2.78% 2.78% 2.78% 16.67% 5.56% 5.56% 2.78% 8.33% 8.33% 2.78% 2.78% 5.56% 8.33% 5.56%

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WinMX Music

What is WinMX Music?  (from AresGalaxyOnline)

WinMX Music joins the family of powerful file sharing applications with a strong recommendation for its overall enjoyable and intuitive layout. To install and run it is a walkover. This P2P client is a great choice for downloading all types of computer files, such as music, video, pictures, games, and text documents. ...  Read more


WinMX Music is a software program developed by AresGalaxyOnline. The most common release is, 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named winmx music.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 9.73 MB (10,200,598 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 60% of users of WinMX Music come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.aresgalaxyonline.com/winmx-music
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinMX Music
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\WinMX Music\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 9.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinMX Music

Program executable:winmx music.exe
Name:WinMX Music
Path:C:\Program Files\winmx music\winmx music.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - WinMX Music
  • WinMX Music.dll
  • updateapp.exe - UpdateApp
  • GenericWindowsUtils.dll
  • WindowsV5PlusUtils.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UpdateApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6C512E0-010D-499D-A8C8-2C5B27C74A70}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • WinMX Music.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\WinMX Music\WinMX Music.exe'.

How do I remove WinMX Music?

You can uninstall WinMX Music 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 WinMX Music, 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 WinMX Music.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.22%
Windows 10 19.44%
Windows Vista 5.56%
Windows XP 2.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.78%
Windows 8.1 13.89%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 7 Starter 5.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.56%
Windows 8 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.42%
  Canada 10.42%
  United Kingdom 6.25%
  Italy 6.25%
  Australia 4.17%
  Malaysia 2.08%
  France 2.08%
  Israel 2.08%
  LY 2.08%
  Norway 2.08%
  New Zealand 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.13%
Acer 25.00%
Dell 18.75%
ASUS 9.38%
Toshiba 3.13%
Sahara 3.13%
Samsung 3.13%
Intel 3.13%
Packard Bell 3.13%
Common models
Acer AOD255E 6.25%
HP G72 Notebook PC 6.25%
Dell Inspiron 560 3.13%
Dell Inspiron 3847 3.13%
BIOSTAR Group N68S3B 3.13%
ASUSTeK G75VW 3.13%


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