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Should I remove x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,896
United States Rank #5,198
Reach 0.2050%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.27 days
361.93 days >
Average installed length: 190.17 days

Typically installed together

x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec


The software installer includes 76 files and is usually about 3.55 MB (3,724,921 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 23% of users of x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec come from the United States, it is also popular in Russia and DZ.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\x264vfw
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\x264vfw\x264vfw-uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 3.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec

  • x264vfw.dll (by x264vfw project) - x264vfw (x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec)
  • x264vfw-uninstall.exe

How do I remove x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec?

You can uninstall x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC 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 x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec (remove only), 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 x264vfw - H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.50%
Windows 10 30.20%
Windows XP 3.44%
Windows Vista 0.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 36.26%
Windows 7 Professional 14.20%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.68%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.26%
Windows 10 Pro 6.21%
Windows 10 Home 4.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.26%
  Russia 6.98%
  DZ 6.66%
  Germany 5.08%
  France 3.64%
  IQ 3.13%
  MA 3.11%
  United Kingdom 3.04%
  UA 3.00%
  Italy 2.65%
  Egypt 2.61%
  Brazil 2.08%
  India 1.53%
  Philippines 1.46%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.62%
Acer 21.54%
Dell 17.07%
ASUS 11.09%
Lenovo 6.37%
Toshiba 4.26%
Samsung 3.79%
Intel 1.22%
MSI 1.05%
Alienware 0.76%
American Megatrends 0.59%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.61%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.32%
Dell Inspiron 3521 4.24%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.26%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.06%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.96%


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