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Should I remove dBpoweramp Dalet Codec?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #34,095
United States Rank #42,076
Reach 0.0036%


Release 7 1.41%
Release 6 2.82%
Release 5 81.69%
Release 4 14.08%

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dBpoweramp Dalet Codec

What is dBpoweramp Dalet Codec?  (from Illustrate)

Dalet is a popular Radio Automation system used worldwide. In the early days (in version 4.3), Dalet only supported their own audio format (.snd). These days (in version 5.1 and DaletPlus) other formats are also supported, but many broadcasters still have a back catalogue of audio files and systems which still use the ...  Read more


dBpoweramp Dalet Codec is a program developed by Illustrate. The most used version is release 5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 680 KB (696,320 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 29% of users of dBpoweramp Dalet Codec come from the United States, it is also popular in France and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dbpoweramp.com/codec-central-dalet.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Illustrate\dBpoweramp
Uninstaller: "C:\WINDOWS\system32\SpoonUninstall.exe" <uninstall>C:\WINDOWS\system32\SpoonUninstall-dBpoweramp Dalet Codec.dat
Estimated size: 680 KB

Program filesFiles installed by dBpoweramp Dalet Codec

  • uMediaLibrary-ReadTags.exe - uMediaLibrary-ReadTags
  • AccurateRip.dll - Illustrate AccurateRip (AccurateRip)
  • dBPropertyHandler.dll
  • GetPopupInfo.exe - GetPopup Application (Provides Audio Information for dBpoweramp)
  • uMediaLibrary.exe - uMediaLibrary
  • Asset-uPNP.exe - Asset-UPnP
  • auxiliary.exe - dBpowerAMP (Auxiliary)
  • Batch Ripper.exe - dBpoweramp (dBpoweramp Batch Ripper)
  • CDGrab.exe - dBpoweramp CD Ripper
  • CDWriter.exe - dBpoweramp CD Writer
  • CoreConverter.exe - dBpoweramp CoreConverter
  • dBConfig.exe - dBpoweramp Configuration
  • dBShell.dll - Provides dBpoweramp Shell Interaction
  • dBThumbnailProvider.dll - dBThumbHandler
  • DMCFileSelector.exe - dBpoweramp Batch Converter
  • dMCScripting.dll - dMCScripting Module
  • dMCShell.dll - dMC Shell Module
  • MusicConverter.exe - Music Converter Application
  • WindowsXPRemovePropHandler.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Autoplay Handlers
  • CDGrab.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'dMCAudioCDInput' with the ProgID of 'dMC.AudioCD.Autorun' and the action verb 'open.
  • CDWriter.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'dCW' with the ProgID of 'dCW.AudioCD.Burn' and the action verb 'open.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • CDGrab.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\dBpowerAMP\CDGrab.exe'.

How do I remove dBpoweramp Dalet Codec?

You can uninstall dBpoweramp Dalet Codec 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 dBpoweramp Dalet Codec, 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 dBpoweramp Dalet Codec.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win 7 6%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.52%
Windows XP 28.17%
Windows Vista 9.86%
Windows 10 8.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.71%
Windows 7 Professional 5.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.29%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 2.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.95% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.95%
  France 9.21%
  India 5.26%
  Spain 5.26%
  Canada 5.26%
  United Kingdom 5.26%
  RS 3.95%
  Italy 3.95%
  Brazil 2.63%
  Indonesia 2.63%
  BD 2.63%
  Germany 2.63%
  MK 1.32%
  Thailand 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.43%
Acer 17.14%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
American Megatrends 8.57%
ASUS 8.57%
Intel 5.71%
Sony 2.86%
Lenovo 2.86%
Gateway 2.86%
Common models
American Megatrends Inc. ... 6.25%
MSI MS-7817 4.17%
MEDION E7214 2.08%
KOHJINSHA CO.,LTD. SH ser... 2.08%
HP Compaq nx9420 (RH442EA... 2.08%
HP Compaq nx6110 (EK202ET... 2.08%


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