What is LAVSplitter.ax?

LAVSplitter.ax is part of LAV Splitter and developed by 1f0.de - Hendrik Leppkes according to the LAVSplitter.ax version information.

LAVSplitter.ax's description is "LAV Splitter - DirectShow Media Splitter"

LAVSplitter.ax is usually located in the 'c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\lavfilters\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about LAVSplitter.ax.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on LAVSplitter.ax:

Product nameLAV Splitter
Company name1f0.de - Hendrik Leppkes
File descriptionLAV Splitter - DirectShow Media Splitter
Internal nameLAVSplitter.ax
Original filenameLAVSplitter.ax
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2010-2012 Hendrik Leppkes
Product version0.50.1
File version0.50.1

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameLAV Splitter
Company name1f0.de - Hendrik Leppkes
File descriptionLAV Splitter - DirectShow Media Spli..
Internal nameLAVSplitter.ax
Original filenameLAVSplitter.ax
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2010-2012 Hendrik Lepp..
Product version0.50.1
File version0.50.1

Digital signatures [?]

LAVSplitter.ax is not signed.

VirusTotal report

None of the 48 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the LAVSplitter.ax file.

None of the 48 anti-virus programs detected the LAVSplitter.ax file.

Folder name variants

LAVSplitter.ax may also be located in other folders than c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\lavfilters\. The most common variants are listed below:

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What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with LAVSplitter.ax. 82% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 62 users.

User vote results: There were 51 votes to remove and 11 votes to keep

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