What is mencoder.exe?
Mencoder.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if mencoder.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.
Mencoder.exe file information
The process known as Dispatcher for FFmpeg transcoding belongs to software MediaCoder or CloneDVD mobile or PS3 Media Server or Free DVD Ripper or MCEBuddy or Replay Converter by Tyrell or SlySoft (www.slysoft.com).
Description: Mencoder.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file mencoder.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 13,179,660 bytes (44% of all occurrences), 7,949,824 bytes and 8 more variants.
It is not a Windows core file. There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. Therefore the technical security rating is 47% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If problems with FormatFactory or PS3 Media Server come up, you may want to do the following:
1) uninstall it from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs"
2) contact www.pcfreetime.com Customer Service .
Recommended: Identify mencoder.exe related errors
If mencoder.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 56% dangerous. The file size is 3,952,128 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 7,949,824 bytes. There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows system file.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as mencoder.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the mencoder.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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