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What is mplayerc.exe?

Mplayerc.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 mplayerc.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.

Mplayerc.exe file information

The process known as Media Player Classic belongs to software Media Player Classic or K-Lite Codec Pack (version 3.9.0 Full, 2.74 Full, 2.72 Full) by Gabest (sourceforge.net/projects/guliverkli).

Description: Mplayerc.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file mplayerc.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 4,263,424 bytes (14% of all occurrences), 5,689,344 bytes and 15 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/mplayerc.exe.html 
It is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. Mplayerc.exe is able to connect to the Internet, record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 35% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
In case you experience problems using mplayerc.exe, you may want to uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > K-Lite Mega Codec Pack or K-Lite Codec Pack).

Recommended: Identify mplayerc.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as mplayerc.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the mplayerc.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.


User Comments

This is mediaplayer classic
a alternative Media Player-very fast
Great little media player.
Media Player Classic--Alternative for Windows MP.Usually downloaded and installed within K-Lite Codec Pack. Would investigate any other location. Actual MPC has shortcut in start menu.
  Frank---- elcon10342   (further information)
instalation de ce programe
media player classic - non-bloated media player that plays darn near everything
    (further information)
Very nice tiny media player, Check the website to get a safe unmodified version
  Anubis   (further information)
not harmful, can handle DVDs without installed codecs // ungefährlich, spielt DVDs ohne installierte Codecs
Media player classic, very nice but try vlc (www.videolan.org) instead
USe it on ALL of our systems.
  Alpha Centuri  

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Summary: Average user rating of mplayerc.exe: based on 18 votes with 10 user comments.
10 users think mplayerc.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. 4 users think it's probably harmless. 4 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user is not sure about it.

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