Winamp by Nullsoft Inc. (Signed)

Remove Winamp.exe


There are 8 versions of winamp.exe in the wild, the latest version being 5,5,6,2512. winamp.exe is run as a standard windows process with the logged in user's account privileges. The average file size is about 1.27 MB. The file is a digitally signed and issued to Nullsoft Inc. by America Online Inc.. The programs Winamp, InFlac 1.1.1 and DFX 8 for Winamp have been observed as installing specific variations of winamp.exe. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is less than 0.01%, the average private memory consumption is about 32.83 MB. Addionally, typically read and write I/O disk operations is about 5.76 KB per minute for reads and 23 Bytes per minute for writes.

What is winamp.exe?

Winamp is a media player for Windows-based PCs and Android devices, written by Nullsoft, now a subsidiary of AOL. It is proprietary freeware/shareware, multi-format, extensible with plug-ins and skins, and is noted for its graphical sound visualization, playlist, and media library features.

About winamp.exe (from Nullsoft Inc.)

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File name:winamp.exe
Product name:Winamp
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\winamp\winamp.exe
Issued to:Nullsoft Inc.
Authority (CA):America Online Inc.
Expiration date:Sunday, December 19, 2010

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of Winamp.)
Christoph Grether
7% remove
Michael Facquet
3% remove
This plug-in allows to play native FLAC files with Winamp. It stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec. It is similar to MP3, but lossless, meaning that audio is compressed in FLAC without any loss in qua...
Nullsoft, Inc
9% remove
Winamp is a media player for Windows-based PCs and Android devices, written by Nullsoft, now a subsidiary of AOL. It is proprietary freeware/shareware, multi-format, extensible with plug-ins and skins...
Nullsoft, Inc
9% remove
Winamp is a free multimedia player made by Nullsoft. It supports numerous audio and video formats. It also plays streamed video and audio content, both live and recorded, authored worldwide. It has an...
Peter Pawlowski
5% remove
foobar2000 is an advanced freeware audio player for the Windows platform. Supported audio formats: MP3, MP4, AAC, CD Audio, WMA, Vorbis, Opus, FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, Musepack, Speex, AU, SND... and...
Power Technology
9% remove
Skin Consortium
9% remove


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of winamp.exe, select a unique version for details.)
Autoplay handler
Runs under the registry key 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\AutoplayHandlers\Handlers'
  • Handler name 'WinampPlayMediaOnArrival'

VersionsAll file variations of winamp.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
e2430e58b19e599ae7a29a1b38509eb9 bc6deb6cb627b57c0d7655d9840f2be80afd6967 1.41 MB
054fec97e85eed40299b4ec0e0bae1dc e244288c2bbf198f6fb978d56ffa1a33651d8744 1.37 MB
76b9415ffe0f6d65dc0f9d4183cac2bc d9d8676ffde0cfacbeb1c26ace4ae45fffb00967 1.37 MB
7b005d5eeb66a19271660764cff74dd9 3d3d763e6af2a09ae0dd8753cdbbe07f1d77f132 1.43 MB
dc737441c92db834f91b588ef6a12059 f5f833ecb87ac68e2c814b4a88301a75622b4800 1.25 MB
c3c9c7e803c22f09379d145f4076b1e8 325783f39761f177a1c9aa6edebd4bbd78470cbd 1.27 MB
1caa496916f9c6352c23e22c9bcfd08e b6acd2c22386fb64ea825a39c27fc98b0850adff 1.08 MB
71daf272aacbafbdcc8ede998d17c55a 623b44b38d78da780c524771060db2730c621391 1.03 MB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Ultimate 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

RS installs about 33.33% of Winamp.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Hewlett-Packard 66.67%
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