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6% of PCs block this file from running.

VersionsAdditional versions

1.1.12 6.03%
1.1.12 0.29%
1.1.12 0.29%
1.1.11 23.28%
1.1.11 0.29%
1.1.10 3.74%
1.1.10 2.59%
1.1.9 8.33%
1.1.8 3.74%
1.1.7 7.18%
1.1.5 6.03%
1.1.4 3.74%
1.1.3 0.29%
1.1.2 0.29%
1.0.5 8.33%
1.0.3 4.89%
1.0.2 1.44%
1.0.1 15.23%
1.0.0 2.59%
0.9.9 1.44%



By the VideoLAN Team

Remove axvlc.dll
Version:   1.0.5
MD5:   6aa3526d6b55317eee8df7e9257f6ccd
SHA1:   e002143398200064c9dd328856a20070cacbb6e7
SHA256:   73325f98ef9b218627378e88052936d5eaafd2d12b43613b60ff1a0585f7cd55

What is axvlc.dll?

VLC media player (Activex Plugin) allows for playing VLC flash based media with Internet Explorer by utilizing and ActiveX extension. VLC media player (VLC) is a highly portable free and open-source media player and streaming media server written by the VideoLAN project.

About axvlc.dll (from the VideoLAN Team)

VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats, including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MP3, and OGG, as well as for DVDs, VCDs, and various


File name:axvlc.dll
Publisher:the VideoLAN Team
Description:VLC media player (Activex Plugin)
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\videolan\vlc\axvlc.dll
File version:1.0.5
Size:504.15 KB (516,247 bytes)
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File packed:No
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Safe for scripting controls
Marked as a safe ActiveX control for Internet Explorer (digitally signed with script execution permission)
  • Implemented as 'CLSID\{E23FE9C6-778E-49D4-B537-38FCDE4887D8}\Implemented Categories\{7DD95801-9882-11CF-9FA9-00AA006C42C4}'
  • Implemented as 'CLSID\{9BE31822-FDAD-461B-AD51-BE1D1C159921}\Implemented Categories\{7DD95801-9882-11CF-9FA9-00AA006C42C4}'
Safe for initializing controls
  • {E23FE9C6-778E-49D4-B537-38FCDE4887D8}
  • {9BE31822-FDAD-461B-AD51-BE1D1C159921}

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 28.00%
Windows 7 Professional 10.50%
Windows Vista Home Premium 10.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.00%
Windows 8 Pro 2.50%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.50%
Windows 7 Starter 2.00%
Windows Seven Black Edition 2.00%
Windows Vista Business 2.00%
Windows XP Professional 0.50%
Windows 7 Enterprise 0.50%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 17.17% of axvlc.dll.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 20.69%
Hewlett-Packard 19.70%
Intel 11.82%
Acer 10.34%
Samsung 7.88%
ASUS 3.94%
Lenovo 3.94%
Medion 3.94%
American Megatrends 3.94%
Gateway 3.94%
Toshiba 3.94%
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