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Should I remove dBpoweramp Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0013%


R6 aoTuV b6.03 24.00%
R5 aoTuV b6.02 52.00%
R4 Lancer (aoTuV b5.7) 4.00%
R3 20061110 (aoTuV b5) 20.00%

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dBpoweramp Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder


dBpoweramp Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder is a program developed by Illustrate. The most used version is r5 aotuv b6.02, 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 36 files and is usually about 7.75 MB (8,123,392 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 46% of users of dBpoweramp Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dbpoweramp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Illustrate\dBpoweramp
Uninstaller: "C:\Windows\system32\SpoonUninstall.exe" <uninstall>C:\Windows\system32\SpoonUninstall-dBpoweramp Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder.dat
Estimated size: 7.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by dBpoweramp Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder

  • uMediaLibrary-ReadTags.exe - uMediaLibrary-ReadTags
  • AccurateRip.dll - Illustrate AccurateRip (AccurateRip)
  • GetPopupInfo.exe - GetPopup Application (Provides Audio Information for dBpoweramp)
  • uMediaLibrary.exe - uMediaLibrary
  • Asset-uPNP.exe - Asset-UPnP
  • auxiliary.exe - dBpowerAMP (Auxiliary)
  • CDGrab.exe - dBpoweramp (dBpoweramp CD Ripper)
  • CDWriter.exe - dBpoweramp CD Writer
  • CoreConverter.exe - dBpoweramp CoreConverter
  • dBConfig.exe - dBpoweramp Configuration
  • dBPropertyHandler.dll - Explorer Property Handler
  • 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
  • hdcd.exe
  • 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 Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder?

You can uninstall dBpoweramp Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder 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 Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder, 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 Ogg Vorbis aoTuV Encoder.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP2) 16%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.00%
Windows XP 32.00%
Windows Vista 16.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.50%
Windows 7 Starter 8.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.33%
Windows Vista Ultimate 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.71%
  Netherlands 11.43%
  Germany 11.43%
  Australia 5.71%
  Canada 5.71%
  MK 2.86%
  Brazil 2.86%
  RS 2.86%
  Japan 2.86%
  Philippines 2.86%
  DK 2.86%
  United Kingdom 2.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.67%
Medion 20.00%
Gateway 13.33%
ASUS 13.33%
Intel 13.33%
Samsung 6.67%
Dell 6.67%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7091 7.14%
Dell Studio 540 7.14%
Dell Inspiron N5030 7.14%
CR65E ConRoe865PE 7.14%
GATEWAY GT5404 7.14%
MSI MS-7309 7.14%


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