VersionsVersions 2.56% 30.77% 25.64% 2.56% 35.90% 2.56%


DivX Update by DivX (Signed)

Remove DivXUpdate.exe


divxupdate.exe has 6 known versions, the most recent one is divxupdate.exe is run as a standard windows process with the logged in user's account privileges. During installation, a run registry key for all users is added that will cause the program to run each time any user logs on to Windows. The average file size is about 1.29 MB. It is an authenticode code-signed executable issued to DivX by the certification authority VeriSign. Some variations of the file have been seen to be installed with the program DivX from DivXNetworks, Inc.. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is about 0.0005% including both foreground and background operations, the average private memory consumption is about 5.92 MB with the maximum memory reaching around 13.65 MB. Addionally, typically read and write I/O disk operations is about 533 Bytes per minute for reads and 482 Bytes per minute for writes.

What is divxupdate.exe?

DivX Update is the software updater program which runs in the background of Windows and automatically starts up when your PC boots. It checks for software udpates and automatically downloads and installs them if found.

About divxupdate.exe (from DivX)

DivX is a brand name of products created by DivX, Inc., including the DivX Codec which became popular due to its ability to compress lengthy video segments into small sizes while maintaining relativel


File name:divxupdate.exe
Product name:DivX Update
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\divx\divx update\divxupdate.exe
Issued to:DivX
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Expiration date:Sunday, December 14, 2014

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of DivX Update.)
DivXNetworks, Inc.
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DivX is a brand name of products created by DivX, Inc. (formerly DivXNetworks, Inc., later purchased by Sonic Solutions and currently part of the Rovi Corporation formerly known as Macrovision), inclu...


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of divxupdate.exe, select a unique version for details.)
Startup files (all users) run
Runs under the registry key 'HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run'
  • 'DivXUpdate' → "C:\Program Files\DivX\DivX Update\DivXUpdate.exe" /CHECKNOW
Scheduled tasks
  • The task 'Programma di aggiornamento online di DivX' runs weekly in the path '\Programma di aggiornamento online di DivX'
  • The job 'Programa de actualización online de Divx' runs weekly in the path '\Programa de actualización online de Divx'
  • The task 'DivX-Online-Aktualisierungsprogramm' runs weekly in the path '\DivX-Online-Aktualisierungsprogramm'
  • The task 'Divx online update program' runs weekly in the path '\Divx online update program'
  • Entry path '\Programa de atualização online DivX'
  • Entry path '\Programa de actualización online de Divx'
  • Entry path '\Programma di aggiornamento online di DivX'
  • Entry path '\DivX online update program'

VersionsAll file variations of divxupdate.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
fb1a303207c1124c2b61a50e5a32ac21 07e2b80b3857431063760055f50b6470662aada8 1.78 MB
81800928e0f713df31f3393cc26f4013 876358ceaad6943061ecc6b2c375dffff8b70bf3 1.21 MB
f773d2886edf879860f220eb59c4552b 1b611b0b897189318f4e6350d2ac9522f624976c 1.2 MB
fa28bd04da2a14879f13565375e3488f 196c34b17aa18ae691789c3f979b7f391903b172 1.2 MB
4eb0c6c3ef4d8885cf2b5d0062f31e44 2ab21dff10d0794628f5b53f54d81c32b12a5406 1.2 MB
7636713b4f0944045ab4af7ced5245ab eaa74f24a3d9c9b3dde71ff9ce748e90d6146d20 1.17 MB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.77%
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.77%
Windows 7 Professional 10.26%
Windows 8 Pro 7.69%
Windows Vista Home Premium 5.13%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.13%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.56%
Windows 8 2.56%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate N 2.56%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 18.42% of DivX Update.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Hewlett-Packard 37.50%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 8.33%
Dell 8.33%
Samsung 8.33%
Sony 8.33%
Toshiba 8.33%
American Megatrends 4.17%
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