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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,746
United States Rank #10,595
Reach 0.0247%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.86 days
419.13 days >
Average installed length: 220.22 days

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WinX DVD Author 6.2

What is WinX DVD Author?  (from Digiarty Software)

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WinX DVD Author 6.2 is a program developed by Digiarty Software. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 installer includes 22 files and is usually about 44.6 MB (46,770,620 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 55% of users of WinX DVD Author come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.winxdvd.com
Installation folder: C:\DVD\WinX DVD Author 6.2\
Uninstaller: "C:\DVD\WinX DVD Author 6.2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 44.6 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinX DVD Author 6.2

  • DVD_Author.exe - WinX DVD Author
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • ftdvd.dll
  • online_video.dll
  • atrc3260.dll (by RealNetworks) - RealAudio 8, Sony ATRAC3 audio codec (Sony ATRAC3 Audio Codec for RealAudio 8(tm))
  • drv13260.dll (by RealNetworks) - RealVideo 1.0 (32-bit) (RealVideo 1.0)
  • drv23260.dll - RealVideo G2 (32-bit) (RealVideo G2)
  • drv33260.dll - RealVideo 8 (32-bit) (RealVideo 8)
  • drv43260.dll - RealVideo 9 (32-bit) (RealVideo 9)
  • dvdauthor.dll
  • DVDDeadDLL.dll (by MasterSoft,Inc. http://www.alldj.com http://www.winxdvd.com) - DVDDeadD dll (DVDDeadD DLL)
  • iconv.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - libiconv: character set conversion library (LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP and Windows 95/98/ME)
  • isdc.dll
  • libcurl-4.dll
  • libiconv-2.dll (by Free Software Foundation) - LGPLed libiconv for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/7 and Windows 95/98/ME
  • libpcre-0.dll
  • NMSAccessU.exe
  • NMSDVDXU.dll (by NuMedia Soft) - NMS DVD Burning SDK - ActiveX Edition
  • pncrt.dll (by Real Networks, Inc) - RealPlayer/RealServer (Real Networks C/C++ Runtime Library)
  • ReSizeDll.dll - ReSizeDl Dynamic Link lib (ReSizeDll)
  • StarBurn.dll (by Rocket Division Software) - StarBurn CD/DVD/Blu-Ray/HD-DVD Burning, Grabbing and Mastering Toolkit for Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Longhorn
  • WnASPI32.dll (by Rocket Division Software) - ASPI Layer for Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Longhorn

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DVD_Author.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F65BB872-B2B7-4FF2-99B0-D295F5526339}' (runs on registration).
  • NMSAccessU.exe runs as a service named 'NMSAccessU' (NMSAccessU).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.05 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00000245%
0.016088% average
CPU cycles/sec:374
8,062,084 average

How do I remove WinX DVD Author?

You can uninstall WinX DVD Author 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 WinX DVD Author 6.2, 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 WinX DVD Author.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.30%
Windows 10 19.22%
Windows XP 8.38%
Windows Vista 4.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.55%
Windows 7 Professional 12.47%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.32%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.37%
Windows 8.1 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.03%
  Germany 6.21%
  Brazil 6.04%
  United Kingdom 6.04%
  Canada 3.52%
  Italy 3.19%
  Australia 2.68%
  Japan 2.35%
  France 1.85%
  Netherlands 1.85%
  Belgium 0.84%
  Malaysia 0.84%
  Greece 0.50%
  Israel 0.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.61%
Hewlett-Packard 22.84%
Acer 18.69%
ASUS 10.03%
Toshiba 5.88%
Intel 3.11%
Lenovo 1.73%
American Megatrends 1.38%
NEC 1.38%
Samsung 1.04%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.10%
ASUSTeK CM6650 4.52%
Dell XPS 8300 3.23%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.23%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.58%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.94%

Publisher URL: www.winxdvd.com


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